Sierra College

Local Sierra standouts earn collegiate scholarships

More than 45 Sierra College student-athletes are making the leap to four-year institutions next fall as they take their skills on the pitch or hardwood to the next level. And 30 of ...

Sierra College swim captures State Championship

En route to a number of school, individual and program records, the Sierra College men’s swim team etched out the Wolverines first-ever state title at last weekend’s 20 ...

Sierra College alum drafted by Tampa Bay Bucs

Devante Bond’s meteoric rise to fame began at a local junior college program in Rocklin.  That’s right, the 183rd pick in the 2016 NFL Draft and the future Tampa ...

Local grads earn State Championships berth with Sierra College

Friends since middle school, Stefanie Christofferson — a 2015 Roseville High graduate — and Ally Wubben — a 2015 Oakmont alum — have teamed up for Sierra Co ...

Sierra College Wolverines Dominate in capturing Big 8 Conference Championship

In a total team effort that was unmatchable by any of their conference foes, the Sierra College men’s and women’s swim teams dominated the competition on their way to a ...

Tennis is a ‘Life Time’ commitment for Purcell

The lesson was a hard one to swallow, especially for an 11-year-old boy who was accustomed to winning practically all his junior age-group tennis matches.However, this was no typic ...

TOP 10 SPORTS STORIES OF 2015

No. 1 - Roseville grad Beau Smith gets six years Far removed from his glory days on the gridiron at Roseville High School, Beau Smith pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the second ...

CCCAA football All-Conference honors: 19 former Sac-Joaquin Section players recognized

That next step for local high school athletes aspiring for gridiron greatness included a gauntlet of tests in the California Community College Athletic Association. Ultimately, 19 ...

Oakmont grad commits to Big-12 school

The road to becoming a major college football prospect has been bumpy and uneven for former Oakmont High standout Derrick Achayo. The 6-foot-4, 285-pound offensive lineman grew up ...

POOL PARTY: 2015 Sierra Shoot Out Water Polo Tournament

The Sierra College Aquatics Department and Placer Valley Tourism announced this week they will kick off the high school water polo season by hosting the annual Sierra Shoot Out Wat ...