High school baseball

Valley Christian wins another section baseball crown

They’re all rewarding, these Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII baseball championships. Whether it’s three in a row or five in six years, each carries a little something ...

Woodcreek falls to Elk Grove in eight innings in Division I opener

SACRAMENTO — This was a championship performance masquerading as a second-round game. Woodcreek and Elk Grove high schools went into extra innings in their Sac-Joaquin Secti ...

Walk-off single advances Valley Christian in Division VII baseball

SACRAMENTO — For five innings Wednesday night, it appeared Valley Christian Academy’s baseball season was over. But the Lions were too tough to tame. They mounted a fi ...

Oakmont coach's rookie season ends with loss in playoff opener

Matt Parr inherited some valuable pieces for his first season as the head baseball coach at Oakmont High School. He’ll have some valuable pieces next year, too. The Vikings ...

It’s all goose eggs in SFL baseball openers

Sierra Foothill League baseball action opened Tuesday, and pitching dominated. Granite Bay senior Gabe Meza pitched a no-hitter in a 3-0 win at Roseville. Woodcreek ace Stephen No ...

The hits aren’t coming for Valley Christian - yet

As the smallest school in the Sac-Joaquin Section, Valley Christian Academy has a Division VII label attached. But the enrollment is the only thing small about coach Brad Gunter J ...

Nogosek fires one-hitter, K’s 15 in Woodcreek shutout

Woodcreek High School ace Stephen Nogosek pitched a one-hitter and struck out 15 to lead the Timberwolves to a 3-0 nonleague victory over River Valley on Tuesday in Yuba City. The ...

‘Voice of God’ graces Raley Field

WEST SACRAMENTO — A Raley Field gathering and the Valley Christian Academy and Rio Linda baseball teams were treated to quite an experience March 8. A decisive, precise, cle ...

Woodcreek ace Nogosek is leading with his arm and his actions, too

WEST SACRAMENTO — Play time is over at Raley Field, and Eric Valencia reminds his Woodcreek High School baseball players they need to clean their room, so to speak, before th ...

Woodcreek nips Del Oro in early SFL softball clash

Frankie Orlando homered and drove in two runs, and Woodcreek High School scored the go-ahead run in the top of the sixth inning to defeat Del Oro 4-3 on Tuesday in a Sierra Foothil ...