High school softball

Woodcreek freshman Boles ’em over in softball

Jacy Boles started this softball season on the JV team at Woodcreek High School, but varsity coach Art Banks knew he had another keeper for the pitching circle. “We knew how ...

Woodcreek golfer Johnson wins on back-to-back days

Bryce Johnson is on a roll. The Woodcreek High School golfer won the Rocklin Invitational with a 71 on Monday at Whitney Oaks Golf Club and came back Tuesday to win the Woodland-Y ...

Xepoleas, Del Oro down Granite Bay

  GRANITE BAY — Behind a 14-strikeout performance by Carly Xepoleas, the Del Oro High School softball team withheld a four-run first inning by Granite Bay and beat the ...

Oakmont, Roseville have date in LeDoux softball tournament semis

Roseville High School didn’t give up a hit on the first day of the annual Stephanie LeDoux Easter Softball Tournament and knocked the ball all over Maidu Park — and ove ...

Big weekend for local softball teams in Preseason TOC

The Oakmont, Roseville and Woodcreek high school softball teams combined to go 11-3-1 in the Victory Preseason TOC last weekend. Woodcreek (6-1 overall) was the runner-up in the B ...

Woodcreek sweeps first two lacrosse matches

Woodcreek High School opened lacrosse season by blowing out Spanish Springs of Sparks, Nev., 16-1 and beating the San Jose Vipers 8-3 last weekend in Redding. The Timberwolves out ...

National Signing Day: Roseville, Woodcreek, Valley Christian athletes pick their colleges

A handful of high school senior student-athletes in Roseville signed national letters of intent Wednesday that will take them from San Diego to South Dakota next fall. At Woodcree ...

Woodcreek players combine for six RBI in North's Optimist softball victory

Woodcreek seniors Courtney Johnson and Paige Davis combined for six RBI to help the North defeat the South 10-5 in the 35th annual Evening Optimist Club High School Softball All-St ...

Down to last out, Woodcreek wins Division II section softball crown

Woodcreek High School’s softball team took the field for every game this season with the same approach: Play it all the way through until the end.The Timberwolves never let u ...

Woodcreek softball hammers Del Campo, advances to Division II final

The moment Paige Davis was hit by the first pitch of the game, it felt like a Woodcreek win.And it was, as the Timberwolves stomped Del Campo 8-4 on Tuesday at the Sacramento Softb ...

Woodcreek can’t stop bat, arm of Del Oro's Courage

The Woodcreek and Del Oro High School softball teams each fielded nine players in their battle for first place in the Sierra Foothill League on Thursday, but the game came down to ...

Stunning start in SFL: Roseville tops Woodcreek, and vice versa

Sierra Foothill League coaches say it from the first Friday night in September to the second Friday afternoon in May.They say it in football and basketball, on wrestling mats, golf ...

Woodcreek starts busy week with shutout in softball

Woodcreek High School hadn’t been on a softball field in a week before opening Sierra Foothill League play Monday at Granite Bay. This week, the Timberwolves won’t leav ...

Nothing rank about this: Woodcreek softball is No. 1 in the state

Rankings, national signing day, verbal commitments — they’re all the rage in today’s Internet-fueled coverage of high school sports.There are arguments galore on ...

Two local softball players, golfer sign letters of intent

The list of fall national letter-of-intent signings for local athletes grew this week.Softball players Lollie Fitzpatrick of Roseville High School and Krista Bedford of Oakmont sig ...