High school

Roseville boys soccer kicks off season vs Del Oro Friday

Consistency.  It’s always something coaches aspire to achieve — in every sport, at any level — but it’s tough to accomplish every game.  That&rs ...

Hernandez is ready for Year Two at VCA

Last summer, when Alex Hernandez took over the football program at Valley Christian Academy in Roseville, he set out to change the culture.  He was hired by VCA Athletic Dire ...

Steven Ponzo becomes a Beaver

Sometimes it’s better to be the big fish in the little pond.  That’s the mindset former Granite Bay High School offensive lineman Steven Ponzo took this summer.&n ...

VCA Volleyball looks to capture third-straight SMAL Title

When a very successful high school volleyball program loses five valuable starters to graduation, it will often take a year or two to rebound. That’s especially true at a sma ...

Two-Way Talent: VCA gears up for 2015 season

On a typical hot and dry Northern California day in August, football teams all over the state are preparing for the upcoming prep season.  One such team is looking ahead and w ...

Double-Tight: Oakmont’s Connor Gagain and Tim Balmain

This year, the Oakmont High football team has a mix of talented running backs, a litany of speedy wideouts, and a junior quarterback who started a few games last year and gained va ...

Kwong looks for Repeated Success in 2015 for Roseville High

As schools around the Roseville area begin week three of the 2015 school year, returning Roseville High girls golf standout, Kayla Kwong, is already back in the swing of things.&nb ...

Woodcreek hopes Veer Offense pushes team to Playoffs

When Kyle Stowers sat down this offseason and contemplated his team’s best chances of making the playoffs, one thought fluttered across his mind most — how do I put the ...

Duran and Houston anchor Woodcreek’s D-Line

Under first-year co-head coach and defensive coordinator Brad Hunkins, Woodcreek High will be counting on a pair of bookend defensive linemen to carry the load and set the tone for ...

WHY NOT US? Woodcreek football looks to gain ground in SFL

It’s not easy building a team in the ultra-competitive Sierra Foothill League.  That’s exactly what the Woodcreek Timberwolves football program found out after st ...

Roseville Enjoys Quarterback Depth this Year

Heading into the first week of the 2015 regular season, the Roseville High football team has three quarterbacks who could all step into the game and lead their team to victory.&nbs ...