High school softball

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 ...

Del Oro takes out Woodcreek, Roseville in softball

Woodcreek and Roseville high schools were eliminated from the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II softball playoffs on back-to-back nights at the Sacramento Softball Complex.Woodcreek ...

It’s Roseville vs. Woodcreek in Division II softball

Thanks to two strong pitching performances and effective offensive strategy, the Roseville Tigers and Woodcreek Timberwolves will meet in the Sac-Joaquin Division II softball playo ...

Pitching sees less zip, but more jump

Moving the softball pitching rubber from 40 feet to 43 this season has produced more hitting and scoring. No surprise there.What may come as a surprise is the improved pitching sta ...

Valley Christian girls complete trifecta

Valley Christian Academy’s softball team lost to Buckingham Charter 8-3 on Tuesday in Vacaville, but the Lady Lions still achieved their goal for the school year.The Lady Lio ...

Roseville now, Delaware next

It was another day at Alicea Coy’s version of the office — Roseville High School’s softball field.She dirtied her white Tigers uniform, played solidly at second b ...