Water polo

Pool play: October Madness begins soon for SFL water polo in Roseville

A redesign to the Sierra Foothill League schedule for varsity water polo has crafted the conference race and its subsequent playoff seeds into a dramatic showdown at the seasons&rs ...

PREP ROUNDUP: Roseville and Granite Bay soccer, tennis, volleyball, water polo results

Tennis In the Capital Valley Conference, Roseville slipped 9-0 to Bella Vista Tuesday while Oakmont fell 7-2 to Whitney despite another big win by Denise Arendain. In the Sierra ...

Roseville Press Tribune Athlete of the Week: Woodcreek's Christian Emerson

Placer County’s top returning scorer from the 2013 water polo season is making the most of his 2014 campaign. Christian Emerson of Woodcreek leads the area with 66 goals, acc ...

Granite Bay's Reego wins Junior Olympics, USA Water Polo honor

One of the most accomplished prep water polo players in Placer County furthered her own legacy this summer by etching her name alongside the best young athletes in the country. Gr ...

Goal oriented: Roseville, Granite Bay scorers return for water polo glory

Three of the most prolific goal scorers in the Sac-Joaquin Section are back for one last hurrah in Roseville-area pools. Goalkeepers beware: blocking their shots is sure to cause ...

Goalie found his calling in water polo

Part of James Bourne’s story was typical of what many high school kids experience, the one of rejection, of being told you aren’t good enough. But Bourne was one who d ...

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 golfer Johnson wins on back-to-back days

Bryce Johnson is on a roll. The Woodcreek High School golfer won the Rocklin Invitational with a 71 on Monday at Whitney Oaks Golf Club and came back Tuesday to win the Woodland-Y ...

Fall sports all-league teams: Area athletes rake in the honors

FOOTBALL   All-Sierra Foothill League   Coach of the Year: Ernie Cooper, Granite Bay. Offensive MVP: Brandon Monroe, Del Oro. Defensive MVP: Tanner Vallejo, Sr., Ne ...

Section finals scheduled in cross country, soccer, water polo

The first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs on Friday will be followed by championship Saturday in cross country, water polo and boys soccer, and Roseville high sc ...