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Granite Bay girls take league water polo title

Two nights after dropping the game that ended up costing the Granite Bay girls water polo team the league tournament title, the Lady Grizzlies regrouped to pick up a critical win t ...

Woodcreek girls surprise in SFL polo tourney

For the second night in a row, the Woodcreek girls water polo team sprang an upset, and this one delivered the Sierra Foothill League tournament championship to the Timberwolves. ...

GB's Lee thrives as DII golfers battle elements

In windy conditions that sent scores soaring into the triple digits in many cases, Granite Bay High freshman Paige Lee managed to keep her game under control in winning the individ ...

Granite Bay dunks Whitney

An 18-0 advantage at halftime provided a chilling reminder of the overwhelming strength of the Granite Bay High boys varsity water polo team as it dunked ninth-seeded Whitney 26-3 ...

Oakmont over Roseville in water polo season finale

On senior night at Oakmont High, the Vikings boys water polo team did what it needed to do to clinch fourth place in the Sierra Foothill League and the fourth seen in next week’s ...

Whitney edges Woodcreek as girls water polo season winds down

The Whitney High girls water polo team held off Woodcreek in overtime to lock down second place in the final regular season Sierra Foothill League standings. In a tightly contested ...

GB girls come from behind, stay on top in SFL water polo

In the big battle for Sierra Foothill League girls volleyball supremacy, Granite Bay High held off Whitney 5-4 at Granite Bay in a matchup of previously unbeaten Sierra Foothill Le ...

Big early splash lifts Granite Bay over Whitney

Fourteen goals before intermission put the Granite Bay High boys water polo team in position to glide to an easy home win over Whitney Tuesday as the Grizzlies moved within one win ...

Roseville doubles up Whitney

The Roseville High boys water polo team found a very different opponent when it got to Whitney Tuesday for its matchup with the Wildcats. The Tigers did not play their best game, b ...

Young runners results at Rocklin Thunder cross country

The junior varsity girls from Placer High carried the banner for the Hillgals at the Rocklin Thunder cross country invitational Friday. As Woodcreek’s Stephanie Murphy won th ...

GB girls open with win behind eight Hamby goals

Jessica Hamby scored eight times in the Granite Bay High girls water polo team’s season opening 17-3 win over Nevada Union Tuesday night. Seven other Grizzlies scored in the o ...

Opening day in SFL boys water polo

Spreading the scoring load around, the Oakmont High varsity boys water polo team took care of business in its league opener at Whitney Tuesday. The Vikings stopped the Wildcats 17- ...

Diving from a national platform

Perhaps it is due to the lack of facilities in the region, but Placer County is not known for producing top performers in the often-overlooked sport of platform diving. Yet, despit ...

Showcase links players with college scouts

The business of athletic scholarships is becoming an art form as players, parents and coaches seek to refine the process by which they gain the attention of the college scouts. ...

River Cats to honor high school athletes

The Sacramento River Cats have announced a new program to honor the top high school athletes of the greater Sacramento area. The team will host a first-of-its-kind event to celebr ...