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Granite Bay junior is growing into a leader

Editor’s note: This is the latest in a series of stories the Press Tribune is publishing throughout the summer on the college recruiting process.   Cameron Smith roams ...

One big game put Granite Bay senior Keeney on radar

The recruiting process and scholarship offers come in all shapes and sizes. Five-star, five-tool, can’t-miss prospects and other Johnny B. Good’s get all the media att ...

Granite Bay grad Andrews has been down this road before

As Oregon State’s football team began fall camp this month, Gavin Andrews was getting a chance for a bit of déjà vu. After three years as a starter for Granite ...

New coaches out to toughen up Timberwolves

Under new co-head coaches Jason and Kyle Stowers, Woodcreek High School football has one word on its mind: Toughness. The word is thrown around in every drill. Coaches preach it a ...

With seniors taking ownership, Oakmont sets tall goals

Tim Moore has lived and breathed Oakmont High School football for more than three decades as a player, assistant coach and, for the last four seasons, head coach. Today, the 1991 ...

Valley Christian has some big bodies on a small roster

Valley Christian Academy has one of the smallest enrollments in the Sac-Joaquin Section, so a football roster of 18 is no startling number. The school also has a competitive athle ...

New man behind the wheel at Granite Bay

This wouldn’t be an ideal situation for many coaches to be in, replacing the only head coach a high school has known since it opened in the 1990s, a man who led the football ...

Hungry Roseville is bigger, better and deeper

The sidelines are wider at Hanson Field on the Roseville High School campus this year. The tiger paw at midfield is new, too, part of the freshened turf surface, and the Tigers wer ...

Granite Bay names interim head football coach

Granite Bay High School on Friday announced it has named James “Skip” Albano as interim head coach of the varsity football team. Albano replaces Ernie Cooper, who step ...

Granite Bay football coach Cooper steps down

Ernie Cooper, the only varsity football head coach at Granite Bay since the high school was established in 1996, stepped down Wednesday. Cooper led the Grizzlies to five Sac-Joaqu ...

Oakmont coach's rookie season ends with loss in playoff opener

Matt Parr inherited some valuable pieces for his first season as the head baseball coach at Oakmont High School. He’ll have some valuable pieces next year, too. The Vikings ...

Granite Bay comes of age, returns to Division I boys volleyball final

CARMICHAEL — Bruce Honberger makes it clear what he thinks of the 2013 version of his Granite Bay High School boys volleyball team. “Our team is not necessarily young ...

Golf run ends at section Masters for Granite Bay, Oakmont

STOCKTON — Woodcreek senior Bryce Johnson shot a 2-under-par 70 at the Sac-Joaquin Section Boys Masters Golf Tournament at The Reserve at Spanos Park on Monday. Johnson fini ...

Oakmont's Garcia sets winning pace in CVC girls 3,200

The casual observer sees Karlie Garcia run and is amazed and befuddled at the same time. But the 4-foot-9 senior distance runner for Oakmont High School pays no attention to outsi ...

Spring playoffs in full swing for Roseville schools

  Granite Bay High School advanced to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I boys volleyball semifinals with a 25-12, 25-18, 25-23 sweep over visiting Ponderosa on Thursday night ...