playoffs

Another score: That’s why they’re the top seed

This is what happens when an irresistible force meets a very movable object. Granite Bay quarterback Jake Foddrill completed 10 of 13 passes for 171 yards and two touchdowns, and ...

Granite Bay beats Rocklin for playoff’s top billing

Granite Bay’s Blake Peterson rushed for touchdowns of 50 and 44 yards Friday to help make the difference in a 27-14 win at Rocklin in the Sierra Foothill League finale. Both ...

Heat subdues Potters 4-3 in extra inning

Home field advantage did not work for either the Lincoln Potters or Portland Pickles, as the Chico Heat and Medford Rogues both claimed one-run victories in round one of the Great ...

Potters regroup after late-season slide

The Lincoln Potters helped Yuba City end their 2017 season on a high note by falling to the Bears 11-2 Saturday in Colusa Casino Stadium. The Potters will regroup after dropping fi ...

Potters will host Monday’s playoff opener

The first game of the Great West League semifinal series will feature the Lincoln Potters hosting the Chico Heat Monday at McBean Stadium. The Heat earned home-field advantage for ...

Potters go all out for fan appreciation day finale

A baseball purist might have been disappointed that Marysville claimed victory in the Lincoln Potters’ last home game of the regular season, but the sentiment of fan apprecia ...

Pitching defines Saturday’s Potters, Rogues doubleheader

It may not have been what Lincoln Potters fans had hoped would happen Saturday evening at McBean Stadium, but they were treated to a no hitter. Piper and his followers could only w ...

Dynasty rolls on

When the Valley Christian Academy Lions Baseball team found itself in an unfamiliar position, down 2-0 in the sixth inning of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. VII title game agains ...

Tigers capture first-ever section title

A goal three years in the making finally came to fruition Saturday night inside a rival’s gym. Thanks to outstanding performances from seniors Neal Reilly (14 kills), Zack M ...

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 ...

Woodcreek upsets Will C. Wood in playoff opener

Once you get in, anything can happen.  That’s the approach Woodcreek’s baseball team has taken this postseason, and it’s already paid off.  The Timber ...

Nelson delivers big in Granite Bay’s playoff opener

It didn’t take long for Darren Nelson to put his team in front during Monday’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoff opener against Sheldon.  Granite Bay’s senior ...