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Roseville tennis player scoring holiday wins in Florida, Arizona

Roseville 12-year-old Sam Riffice has spent his Christmas break swatting tennis balls in Florida and Arizona.Riffice, No. 6 in the USTA national boys 12 rankings, won the consolati ...

Four years, four NCAA titles for Granite Bay graduate

Andrew Reego will leave USC as a four-time NCAA champion in water polo.The Trojans claimed their fourth consecutive title with a 7-4 victory over UCLA in the NCAA final Dec. 5 in B ...

Oakmont grad stocks up on soccer honors at Pepperdine

Karissa Garcia, a 2008 graduate of Oakmont High School, earned several awards in her senior soccer season at Pepperdine University.Garcia was named to the All-West Coast Conference ...

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 ...

Bowling for scholarships

There once was a TV show called “Bowling for Dollars.” It didn’t involve high school students trying to earn scholarships, but students really can bowl for dollar ...

Roseville woman is honored with Lengfeld golf trophy

Pat Keys of Roseville received the Pacific Women’s Golf Association’s Helen Lengfeld trophy, awarded annually for outstanding service.Keys is a member of the Diamond Oa ...

Softball players teammates again at Roseville store

Katie Crabb had been back in Roseville for just a few months when she followed a lead and walked into a dream job as manager at the new Kelley Athletic Co. store on Pleasant Grove ...

Granite Bay lacrosse coach earns honor

Scott Pink was named Coach of the Year for the Sacramento Valley region of U.S. Lacrosse.Pink led Granite Bay High School to its second consecutive Sacramento Valley Lacrosse Confe ...

Cal baseball is alive and well in Omaha’s new yard

Did Andrew Knapp envision playing in the College World Series when he signed a national letter of intent with Cal?He most certainly did. This is not one of those “I-would-hav ...

Roth leaves college with three NCAA pole vault titles

Scott Roth last week won the pole vault at the NCAA Outdoor Championship, his second title of 2011 and the third of his collegiate career.The University of Washington senior, a gra ...