Valley Christian

VCA girls win ninth straight in impressive turnaround

The Valley Christian girls basketball team began the year 1-9, but thanks to that competitive and tough preseason schedule the team has responded with nine straight wins and sits i ...

VCA outlasts Buckingham Charter at home

An emotionally taxing loss to Sacramento Adventist High on Saturday night carried over into what Valley Christian boys basketball coach Brad Gunter described as a “slow&rdquo ...

Local teams earn big wins as league play gets underway

Victories in the Sierra Foothill League aren’t exactly easy. Many of the boys basketball teams in the conference are ranked in the top-25 in the region and the competition be ...

SMOOTH OPERATOR: Valley Christian grad awaits opportunity with William Jessup

Arguably one of the best basketball players to ever step on court at Valley Christian Academy, Lily Hagerty has been balling since she was young.  A guard with a nasty jumper ...

Sophomores fill holes for VCA girls basketball team

Without their leading scorer from a year ago, Lily Hagerty, the Valley Christian girls basketball program enters a rebuilding phase.  The graduation of four seniors — H ...

VCA'S RUN & GUN SYSTEM

The golden yellow hardwood inside Valley Christian’s gymnasium, which was once the property of the Golden State Warriors, squeaked to the energizing tune of the Lions boys ba ...

VCA’s magical season comes to an end in playoff opener

A vivacious crowd sporting pink for Valley Christian and blue for Forest Lake Christian rattled the windows and shook the floors of VCA’s gym last Thursday in the first round ...

Four Local Teams seek a Playoff Berth as the Regular Season winds down

GAME OF THE WEEK Granite Bay at Del Oro, 7:15 p.m. Grizzlies look to wrap up playoff berth with win Granite Bay’s gut-wrenching, three-point loss to Rocklin on the road la ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Sac-Joaquin Section football gears up for playoffs

Granite Bay at Rocklin, 7:30 p.m. Grizzlies seek third-straight SFL win Thanks to last week’s 28-21 come-from-behind victory over Woodcreek, Granite Bay needs just one more ...

VCA drops heartbreaker in explosive contest with Woodland Christian

Fresh off a dominant 34-12 victory — the team’s first of the season — over Delta last Friday night, the Valley Christian football team rolled into Saturday’ ...