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Local preps team-up to lead North squad to win in 2015 Optimist game

When you’re playing against the best of the best in an All-Star game, it can be tough to stand out.  But for Roseville High’s middle blocker Trevor Pratt, tha ...

Roseville, Granite Bay, Woodcreek and Oakmont preps named Optimist All-Stars

Nine local preps will represent their schools at the 18th Annual Optimist High School Boys Volleyball games, which are set for June 3. Both the large-school, and small-school games ...

Local softball standouts shine in All-Star Game

Playing against the best competition in the region, local softball seniors shined on the big stage at the 2015 Optimist All-Star game. Kendall Henry from Woodcreek, Krysten McCue f ...

Local Preps look to compete in 2015 Optimist All-Star Softball Game

As a senior at Rio Americano High School, 18-year-old Lynda Bettencourt (Wills) helped lead her softball team to a Section Championship. That same year, Wills was an Optimist Softb ...

Seniors make last stand at Optimist football game

The 54th annual Optimist All-Star Football Game brought the greater Sacramento area’s top senior high school players to American River College Saturday night. Led by former Oa ...

Seniors close careers at Optimist game

It is an annual rite of passage as high school seniors give the local fans one last chance to see them before the disperse to colleges all over the country. The Optimist All-Sta ...

Lacing them up one last time

When the 53rd annual Optimist All-Star Football Game kicks off Saturday at American River College, recent high school graduates will take their last bows on the prep gridiron. ...

Senior stars gather at Optimist games

Like the Major League Baseball all-star game of a few years ago, the 37th annual Optimist All Star Baseball Games Saturday at American River College proved that sometimes baseball ...

Optimist all stars shine Saturday night

The 37th annual Optimist All Star Baseball Games will be played Saturday night at American River College. The opener, the small school game, begins at 4 p.m. and features a pair o ...

South spikes North in girls Optimist game

Despite the inspired play and leadership of the regular-season MVPs from the Sierra Foothill and Pioneer Valley Leagues, the North team was unable to overcome the talent of the Sou ...

Senior softball stars in local spotlight one last time

As impressive high school softball careers come to an end, the Optimist All Star Softball Game has become an annual event, featuring the best senior players from the greater Sacram ...