playoffs

Roseville girls basketball gets set to host Del Oro in Div. II playoffs

Unlike the emotional, buzzer-beating finish the last time these two girls basketball teams met, Tuesday night’s Capital Valley Conference clash between Roseville High and Oak ...

Seven local teams earn a trip to the postseason

Whether they snuck in or earned a top-five spot in their bracket, a total of seven local basketball squads made the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section postseason tournament. The section annou ...

VCA’s magical season comes to an end in playoff opener

A vivacious crowd sporting pink for Valley Christian and blue for Forest Lake Christian rattled the windows and shook the floors of VCA’s gym last Thursday in the first round ...

Roseville’s late-season surge sizzles in playoffs

Despite a late-season push for the playoffs, which saw the Roseville High girls volleyball team upset top-ranked Bella Vista, Whitney and Ponderosa in the last two weeks of the reg ...

Granite Bay sweeps Vintage to open DII playoffs

For the last half dozen years, or at least as long as Tricia Plummer has been involved with the Granite Bay High girls volleyball program, year-in and year-out, the Grizzlies have ...

Woodcreek stumbles to season’s finish-line; falls to Folsom

Although the 5-5 overall record and 1-5 finish in the Sierra Foothill League would suggest the Woodcreek High football team showed no improvement from last year’s squad, the ...

Granite Bay advances to CIF-SJS Semifinals with win over Turlock

One week after wrapping up the Sierra Foothill League title, the Granite Bay boys water polo team entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section with high hopes.  But the rust from a wh ...

Granite Bay tennis advances to section quarterfinals

Playing in one of the most competitive leagues in the area has its advantages.  The Granite Bay girls tennis team, which competes in the Sierra Foothill League, found that ou ...

Seniors Say Goodbye: Granite Bay drops shootout in playoffs

Etched on the wall at Granite Bay High is a list of years the boys soccer program has won league and section titles. It’s a long list, but 2015 is not, and will not be added ...

PLAYOFF PRIDE: Granite Bay and Woodcreek look to capture section title

Granite Bay’s veteran coach John MacLeane knows what it takes to win.  He’s brought his team to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs each year over the past half ...

Century Mark: Boston helps Woodcreek dominate River City, 11-5

Woodcreek’s Kelli Boston has played water polo for ten years, but in all those years she has never surpassed the century mark in a single season. Heading into Tuesday’ ...