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Jesuit forfeits playoff wins, Del Oro to section final

We’ve learned that Del Oro will be the first team to qualify for the Sac-Joaquin Section Championship game from Divisions I-VI. Wait, what? The CIF announced Friday afternoo ...

Grizzlies place fourth at girls state golf tournament

RIVERSIDE– The Granite Bay girls golf team ended its impressive run to the CIF State Championship Wednesday morning with a fourth-place finish at Victoria Golf Club in Rivers ...

Fighting Fire with Familiarity

Travis Smith had been retired from coaching for three years. He and his wife Elizabeth were ready to enjoy life as grandparents. So naturally, when the Forest Lake Christian athl ...

CIF postpones football playoffs due to air quality

Friday’s scheduled Sac-Joaquin Section semifinal playoff football games have been postponed until next weekend, it was announced by the California Interscholastic Federation ...

Grizzlies claim sixth boys water polo banner

LODI– Rio Americano has been a big playoff rivalry with the Granite Bay boys water polo team for years. Head coach Andrew Reego would know. Reego, a Granite Bay grad who won ...

Jesuit ends a resilient Granite Bay football campaign

GRANITE BAY– The Granite Bay football team could have made plenty of excuses in 2018. A team that was senior-heavy with plenty of experience was expected to compete for a S ...

Del Oro netters nip Granite Bay for Section supremacy

FOLSOM– Coming into the 2018 girls tennis season, the Del Oro Lady Eagles came up with the term “Full Force” as the team quote that the squad wanted to use as a m ...

Quarterfinal playoff action on Friday's docket

There were some big opening-round upsets, including a 12-5 to provide some extra excitement. From here, there are no more days off. It’s win or go home every week. Here&rsquo ...

Western Sierra shocks No. 5 Quincy in NorCals

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls volleyball team continued to make school history. The Wolves not only won their first section playoff match this season, but made it to ...

Lady Eagles, Granite Bay reach D-II tennis finals

It will be a pair familiar foes lining up against each other Thursday in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tennis finals at Broadstone Racquet Club in Fresno. And if the fir ...

Del Oro dominates Subsection XC races

ANGELS CAMP– If the Del Oro boys and girls cross-country teams do what they’ve done a majority of the 2018 season, they will be a force to be reckoned with during the s ...

Playoff hole decides NorCal girls golf title

LODI– It took a one-hole playoff to decide the Northern California girls golf champion Monday at Woodbridge Country Club in Lodi. Granite Bay’s Yena Jang had four bird ...

Pair of Placer volleyball players make FVL team

Despite a difficult season in the record columns, Placer girls volleyball landed a pair of seniors on the All-Foothill Valley League first team. Seniors Amy Hiatt and Emily Wright ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

Come on, fess’ up. We’ve all had those days on the water. Skunked; aka the striped kitty, nada, zilch, lockjaw, … these are just a few of the terms to describe c ...

Erickson wins Cooks Collision 100 at AAS

Matt Erickson claimed his fourth win of the year at All American Speedway with a victory in the Cook’s Collision 100 on Saturday night, as the speedway wrapped up its 20 ...