Lions

Lions overcome mistakes in first semifinals matchup

Veteran baseball coach Brad Gunter Jr., leader of the top-seeded Division VII Valley Christian baseball team, knew his team might have a hangover following their emotional victory ...

Cater’s no-hitter; Gunter’s homer lifts VCA to pair of impressive playoff wins

Despite facing tough teams in the opening round of the CIF-SJS Division VII playoffs Wednesday, both of Valley Christian Academy’s baseball and softball programs emerged with ...

Eight local baseball/softball teams reach 2017 postseason

A total of eight programs spent the weekend reviewing their next opponent as they get set to begin the 2017 postseason.  Granite Bay, Woodcreek and Valley Christian will each ...

Valley Christian claims top spot in Division VII

VCA senior pitcher Brooks McKeighen gave himself a belated 18th birthday present with a complete-game,11-strikeout performance as the Lions baseball program earned a non-league win ...

Western Sierra beats Buckingham twice in league race

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy softball team came off a narrow victory against Buckingham Charter last week at Foskett Park, only to break loose for 13 runs on the Lions&rsq ...

LIONHEARTS — Valley Christian pursues 8th SJS title in 10 years

College baseball recruiters have learned to appraise prospects in relation to their proximity near a long red beard. Four of Valley Christian Academy’s senior standouts are ...

Sac-Joaquin Section ratifies realignment, set to begin in 2018

As far as local high schools are concerned, the most recent CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Realignment process that started back in September for the section’s athletic leagues (201 ...

ALL LEAGUE - Locals collect hardware following winter season

With the 2016-17 winter seasons complete, league commissioners from the Roseville area announced the top performers on the hardwood, the field and the mat in the Sierra Foothill Le ...

Roberts commits to UC San Deigo

He’s played in and won the Sac-Joaquin Division I championship game. He’s played in and won the NorCal title game.  Woodcreek’s Tyrell Roberts has even play ...