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UPDATE/PHOTOS: 2015 ASA/USA Girls 12 “A” Fastpitch Softball National Championships in Roseville

Wednesday’s final run of pool play games paved the way for designation into a 55-team double-elimination bracket in the 2015 ASA/USA Girls 12 “A” Fastpitch Softba ...

2015 Tevis Cup: Q&A with Auburn Journal Tevis Cup photographer Michael Kirby

How many years have you covered the Tevis Cup? You know, I’m not sure. I would venture to guess that of the 20 or so years I have been a freelance photographer with the Jour ...

2015 Tevis Cup: From Montpellier to Greenwood, the French Connection

Nestled about 20 minutes from Auburn, in between Cool and Georgetown is the tiny community of Greenwood. At some point today, one of Greenwood’s 1,128 residents, Dominique C ...

WARRIORS: Auburn MMA hosts world-class talent

Dan Lovas was born about 10 years too late. The 50-year-old Colfax resident and owner/instructor at Auburn Mixed Martial Arts Academy has trained over 10,000 students since openin ...

Granite Bay native showcases talent at Surf Cup & renowned Nike camp

From San Diego to Beaverton, Oregon, Granite Bay’s Jordan Holt has been competing with the best soccer players in the country for the past couple of weeks in hopes of a call- ...

Tevis Cup sweep crew: No rider left behind

Beautiful yet treacherous, the Tevis Cup trail between Squaw Valley and Auburn this weekend is fraught with hazards. Rattlers, steep drop-offs, exhaustion by both horse and rider ...

15th Annual Senior Softball Western Nationals Heats Up Placer Valley

Strap on your gloves and get your bats ready! The 15th annual Senior Softball-USA Western Nationals (SSUSA) will take place August 3-9 at Foskett Regional Park in Lincol ...

UPDATE: Results from the 2015 ASA/USA Girls 12 “A” Fastpitch Softball National Championships in Roseville, Rocklin and Lincoln

Editor's note: Scores from the 2015 ASA/USA Girls 12 “A” Fastpitch Softball National Championships are listed below and will be updated when they become available. ...

GOLF TIPS: The green: It’s a dance floor for avid golfers

OK, we finally got the ball safely onto our virtual green and it’s now time to drain the putt. Here’s where it can get interesting. The way some of these greens are sha ...

TOURNEY TIME: Sacramento, Placer County softball players begin ASA Nationals in Roseville today

Split at the seams and cracked beyond repair, the tattered remains of four softballs sat in a trash can inside the spacious California Breeze training facility in South Sacramento ...

ON THE RISE: Auburn Wildcats take fifth straight win with new-look roster

Grass Valley’s Chris Porter, an incoming senior at Cal State East Bay, has made the most of his late signing with the Auburn Wildcats Collegiate Summer Baseball Club. Porter ...

2,500 fans agree: Fast Fridays is an Auburn treasure

I’d like to think Michael Kirby just forgot to mention it, but I’m pretty sure he purposely let me catch the first few waves of airborne sod with my face before shoutin ...