NCAA

Three from Roseville get calls on draft day

Ryan Cordell looks back now — and in the mirror — and appreciates the last three years of his baseball life. “There was no way I was physically ready or mentally ...

Local football recruits in search of an offer they can’t refuse

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories the Press Tribune plans to publish throughout the summer on the college recruiting process. In today’s Press Tri ...

No full ride but a great opportunity for Granite Bay wrestler

Sean Brown isn’t receiving a full-ride scholarship. In fact, he isn’t receiving a penny. But he is getting an opportunity to wrestle at the next level, and that’ ...

Oakmont athletes Santos, Gladwill heading east for college

Two more Oakmont High School seniors signed national letters of intent Wednesday in the campus career center, and both are heading for the East Coast. With about 50 family members ...

Valley Christian two-sport star Patterson commits to Division III Wentworth

Valley Christian Academy established a first Friday when senior Erin Patterson committed to attend the Wentworth Institute of Technology, an NCAA Division III college in Boston. F ...

Granite Bay graduate Loder rolling toward another postseason with Northern Iowa

Granite Bay High School graduate Ryan Loder, already a two-time participant in the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships, is 26-3 this season with the University of Northern Iowa ...

Hollingshead, Granite Bay grad, goes to FC Dallas in MLS SuperDraft

Granite Bay High School graduate Ryan Hollingshead was selected by FC Dallas with the first pick in the second round, No. 20 overall, in the MLS SuperDraft on Thursday in Indianapo ...

Former Roseville star Turner is ‘REAALLLL!!’ Johnny Football says so

If Elston Turner Jr. hadn’t officially arrived after scoring 40 points against Kentucky last weekend, his arrival absolutely was stamped when this tweet went out Saturday aft ...

Pro soccer league invites Granite Bay grad Hollingshead to Player Combine

Long graduated from Granite Bay High School and fresh off an All-America senior season at UCLA, Ryan Hollingshead is creating a new chapter in his soccer life. Hollingshead receiv ...

Mariners, A's pluck Roseville's DeMello, Blaser in draft

The walk from campus across the street to Clancy Field at Roseville High School is considerably shorter than parking at the Oakland Coliseum and hiking up the way to the ball y ...

Wrestler Elliott, four others from Oakmont sign letters of intent

Oakmont High School lined up five more student-athletes for one more national letter-of-intent signing ceremony before the end of the school year Thursday in the career center.Jake ...

Granite Bay’s Roth vaults onto world stage

Scott Roth landed on the other side of the pole vault bar last weekend in Albuquerque and sprang up seeing the world much differently.The Granite Bay High School graduate finished ...

Placer County's NorCal Runners 16U AAU basketball to hold tryouts

The NorCal Runners, a boys 16U AAU basketball travel team, will hold tryouts from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25.Players who are current high school freshmen and sophomores and won&rsq ...

Three-time champ, teen make up Antelope's McAnally team for NASCAR series

Eric Holmes will shoot for his fourth championship and Cameron Hayley his first on the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West circuit, as Bill McAnally Racing of Antelope on Monday announc ...

Granite Bay graduate Loder now 27-2 for Northern Iowa wrestling

Ryan Loder recorded two technical falls Sunday to help the University of Northern Iowa defeat North Dakota State 22-18 and South Dakota State 25-12 in Western Wrestling Conference ...