Girls basketball

Lions Earn Win No. 1 in 2015 Playoffs

For a moment, it looked as if the Valley Christian girls basketball team found an opponent that could keep pace with their potent offense. The Lions led 4-2 nearly seven minutes i ...

VCA clinches perfect league record

It’s not easy becoming a champion at any level of high school basketball. But when you’re the best there’s a bulls-eye on your back, and that makes it difficult ...

BIGGER THAN BASKETBALL: Autistic Placer freshman scores her first basket amid magic moment

Jocyleen Ditico was born to play basketball. It’s not because she’s six feet tall, or even that she wound up attending classes at a school with one of the most histori ...

Deep Backcourt Key to VCA Success

Both teams had the same amount of time to warm up. Both teams weren’t missing any key players. But Valley Christian was able to dispose of both Sacramento Country Day and F ...

It’s an ‘Any Given Night’ Motto in the SFL

Through three SFL contests, Granite Bay’s junior guard Daeja Black has been memorable. She’s put her team on her back, she’s fed teammates with precise passes, sh ...

Tigers unleash new beast against Del Campo

Known for their defense, the Roseville girls basketball team unleashed a new beast on Tuesday. The Tigers knocked down eight treys connecting on 44-percent of their attempts from ...

Palmer propels T-Wolves to first SFL Win

Much like the boys team, there’s one freshman on the Woodcreek girls basketball team and she goes by the name of Jenn Palmer. Palmer − a 5-foot-5 guard with a mean jum ...