softball

Former Auburn mayor O.C. Taylor dies at 83

  An Auburn native whose life ranged from racing stock cars in the 1950s to serving as Auburn mayor in the 1990s to piloting a plane in his later years, O.C. Taylor died Wedn ...

Spring sports all-league teams for SFL, CVC, SMAL

BASEBALL   CAPITAL VALLEY CONFERNCE   Offensive Player of the Year: Jared Biggs, Sr., OF/P, Del Campo. Defensive Player of the Year: Mike Phelan, Sr., C, Bella Vista ...

Homers aplenty as North wins Optimist softball game

The North defeated the South 14-9 in the 36th annual High School Softball All-Star game Wednesday at Capital Christian. The South tied the score 9-9 in the seventh inning on ...

Granite Bay's Marakas high-jumps to the front of the line in signing with UCLA

Alex Marakas wasn’t a student-athlete who was recruited from the day he landed on his high school campus. He wasn’t labeled a “can’t-miss” prospect wh ...

Woodcreek handles Tokay in Division I opener

For about 20 minutes Tuesday, it looked like the jump to Division I might have been a bit too much for the 2012 Sac-Joaquin Section Division II softball champions. But that change ...

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 ...

A patient Rocklin club opens up in the sixth for 9-2 win

The Rocklin High softball team claimed the Sierra Foothill League pennant with a 9-2 victory over visiting Granite Bay Wednesday. Like a cat waiting to pounce, the Thunder waited ...

Longtime Oakmont coach receives state honor

Rick Ramirez doesn’t coach just to collect a stipend and personal accolades. About the best reaction he could come up with upon learning he was named the California Coaches ...

Woodcreek, Granite Bay now tied for second in SFL baseball

Woodcreek High School rode a stellar start by Cy Hynes to a 3-1 victory at Granite Bay on Tuesday that moved the Timberwolves into a tie for second place with the Grizzlies in the ...

Woodcreek giveth and taketh away in SFL softball clash

ROCKLIN — A common complaint, in baseball anyway, is that professional teams don’t play enough small ball. Woodcreek High School’s softball team can’t get ...