Skatetown

Olympic curlers sweep up in Roseville Bonspiel

ROSEVILLE — Skatetown played host to the sixth annual Crush Wine Country Bonspiel over Labor Day weekend.The curling competition included former U.S. Olympian skip Debbie McC ...

Roseville’s Skatetown prepares for a Bonspiel crush

As 36 teams and 144 curlers from the United States and Canada arrive in Roseville this week, the $64,000 question is this:What exactly does Bonspiel mean?That’s part of the n ...

It's a spring cleaning for Woodcreek, Granite Bay sports

Woodcreek and Granite Bay high schools pitched, hit, ran, kicked, splashed and swung their way to six Sac-Joaquin Section championships as the spring sports season finished the 201 ...

Roseville teen throws his body into hockey

On the youth sports landscape, California is known more for its football, baseball, softball, basketball and soccer.Lacrosse? Hockey? While being related more to the East Coast, th ...

Curling club is relocating to Skatetown in Roseville

Wine Country Curling is moving from Vacaville to Roseville.Skatetown marketing manager Susan Sweetser said Thursday it made sense to move the club because most of the active member ...

Program shows disabled vets that yes, they still can

Voices shouting instruction and encouragement echo off the walls, accompanied by the sound of blades carving ice. Sticks tap the surface. Mouths exhale fog inside the freezing rink ...

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 ...

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 ...