Roseville

Roseville can't cash in with bases loaded

Scoring opportunities tend to be few when two good high school softball teams meet.Roseville and Del Oro have combined to score five runs in two matchups this season.The Golden Eag ...

Roseville graduate gets her kicks, one last time

The end of the match wasn’t much fun, and the bus ride home was no joyride either.Morgan Lichtinger has played soccer for most of her life – as a little girl, in recrea ...

Woodcreek edges Roseville 12-11 in SFL opener

Perry Beaber was coming off two days of being sick. Shaun Mize hadn’t set foot on a baseball field this season before Monday.They combined to give Woodcreek High School a 12- ...

North rally falls short in Optimist boys game

The North boys team cut a 20-point halftime deficit to two in Saturday night’s annual Optimist all-star basketball games before falling to the South 97-87 at Center High School.N ...

Skatetown answers call for curling

Every four years, when the Winter Olympics come around, people wonder about curling. How does it work? What’s the goal? And why, oh why, do they sweep the ice? What is the po ...

Oakmont wins arms race against Nevada Union

Oakmont High School used seven pitchers in a 12-9 victory over Nevada Union in eight innings Wednesday.Kyle Jones went 4 for 5 with two doubles and drove in the go-ahead run in the ...

Optimist all-star rosters heavy with Roseville-area players

Granite Bay, Oakmont and Woodcreek will make up nearly half of the North boys roster for Saturday’s annual all-star basketball games at Center High School.Sponsored by the Evenin ...

Elliott’s state title crowns winter sports season

The winter sports season ended six days after spring actually began, but the crowning achievement for Roseville schools occurred three weeks earlier, when Oakmont High Sc ...

SFL, CVC, SMAL 2010-11 winter sports all-conference teams

Boys basketballAll-Sierra Foothill LeagueCo-MVPs: Devin Murphy, Woodcreek, Sr.; and Jonathon Davis, Granite Bay, Sr.First teamGranite Bay: Robert Duncan, Sr.; Kyle Howarth, Sr.; Ja ...

All American Speedway hires host, racing manager

All American Speedway CEO Joan Bartosik decided to “split the house” this season.Ken Brooks is returning to run the front of the house (the fan side), and Steve Fensler ...

Eighth annual Run Rocklin again benefits Matt Redding Foundation

The eighth annual Run Rocklin will be held Sunday at Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin.The event begins with a 12K run at 8 a.m., followed by a 5K run/walk at 8:15. A quarter-mile ...

Our View: Fires, gunshots and election fund theft: Where’s grand jury?

If the calendar says spring, it must be time to trade in the raincoats for sunblock and congratulate the Placer County grand jury on another fine year of investigating controversia ...

Mt. Everest is the ultimate grind for this Roseville climber

Rick Hitch doesn’t have a fear of heights, but he isn’t particularly fond of heights, either.But when he was supposed to be focused on deer hunting, his attention was d ...

Valley Christian tops Grant in baseball

Jr. Casas hit a solo home run in the bottom of the first inning and a grand slam in the fourth to lead Valley Christian Academy over Grant 9-2 in a nonleague baseball game Tuesday. ...

Curling is coming to Skatetown

Curling, the ice-rink sport of brooms and rocks that captured the nation’s interest in the last two Winter Olympic Games, is coming to Roseville.A curling clinic is scheduled ...