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VCA to play for fourth section title

ROSEVILLE– Valley Christian Academy has been here before, but never on this grand of a stage. Tuesday night in Roseville, the second-seeded Lady Lions earned a berth into th ...

KHI Management partners with All American Speedway in providing boost to racers

ROSEVILLE (Feb. 12, 2019)– Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick, who rose through the ranks of the NASCAR Home Tracks program, has partnered with NASCAR&rs ...

Del Oro sending seven to state championships

The Vacaville boys wrestling team continued its historical dominance on the mats at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Masters tournament at Delta College in Stockton this weekend. While ...

Woodcreek, Whitney and Granite Bay all advance to section semifinals

Three South Placer teams all survived and advanced late this week to stay alive for Sac-Joaquin Section title hopes on the soccer field.   BOYS Woodcreek 3, Granite Bay 0 ...

After opening-round upset, Woodcreek can't slay the Dragons

SACRAMENTO– The clock struck midnight around 8:30 p.m. Friday night for the Woodcreek boys basketball team. After the 13th-seeded Timberwolves knocked off No. 4 Whitney Wed ...

Rreshpja explodes for 44 in playoff win over Stockton Christian

Here’s a quick roundup of girls playoff hoops from Thursday night:   Valley Christian 62, Stockton Christian 45 If Bernada Rreshpja keeps this up, look out! The Sac- ...

Thundering Herd hit by the Storm

ROCKLIN– Last Friday’s regular-season finale between Rocklin High and Whitney may have served as a wake-up call for the Thunder. And that’s a good thing for t ...

Kraus captures K&N East opener at New Smyrna

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 11, 2019)– Derek Kraus made a thrilling three-wide pass for the lead, then pulled away to win the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East season-opener at ...

Wildcats win first playoff game vs. Grant, 63-37

  The third-seeded Whitney Wildcats (18-11, 7-3) stayed home for their first CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoff game against the 14th-seeded Grant Pacers (17-10, 7-5 ...

Area boys soccer teams all come up victorious in first round

In case you missed your favorite South Placer area soccer team in action Tuesday night in the first round of the postseason, fear not. All area teams are still alive and well ente ...

Herriman header sends Zebras home

ROSEVILLE– The Lincoln High boys soccer team was taken down 2-1 by the Roseville Tigers Tuesday night after being outplayed by possession in the second half.   Going i ...

Grizzlies hang on for 49-45 win over Vista

Granite Bay didn’t make a field goal and only scored three points on free throws in the fourth quarter Tuesday night, but it was enough to hold off Vista, 49-45, to win the f ...

From Division to Masters

After a grueling weekend of Sac-Joaquin Section championship wrestling, dozens of local grapplers will strive for even greater heights this coming weekend. The CIF Masters Meet is ...

Basketball playoff brackets revealed

The long haul of the winter season has come to what many call “the real season”. Saturday, the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released the official playoff brackets for both b ...

Playoff soccer set to get underway this week

The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released its boys and girls soccer playoff brackets for all divisions Friday afternoon.   Plenty of local teams will continue their season for at ...