Sports

Wicks' homer keeps Bear River softball season alive

SACRAMENTO — Duane Zauner has seen a lot of games in his 19-year career as head coach of the Bear River High softball team. With five Sac-Joaquin Section championships under ...

Sophomore leads Colfax trapshooting team

Colfax sophomore Taylor Rice shot his first 25 out of 25 clays in competition Saturday at The Stockton Trap and Skeet Club. But Rice didn’t stop there. He did it again, then ...

Sierra College softball wins state championship

For the first time in the 35-year history of the Sierra College softball history, the Wolverines are state champions. With one out in the bottom of the eighth inning, freshman Kai ...

Bear River softball comes up empty in playoff vs. Yuba City, falls into loser's bracket

A day after tallying 15 hits and putting on a hitting clinic, the Lady Bruins’ bats were silenced. Yuba City held the Bear River High softball team to three singles and the ...

Placer High track and field brings home 3 PVL titles

Placer High’s track and field team captured all three Pioneer Valley League titles Friday at Lincoln, with the varsity boys squad being crowned co-champs with Center. The Hi ...

SECTION CHAMPS: Del Oro girls beat Whitney 2-1 in OT for soccer crown

ELK GROVE — Two months ago, Del Oro High’s girls soccer coach Ron Benjamin made a big statement by adding nine freshmen to his roster in order to bolster the Lady Eagle ...

Walk this way: Lincoln uses 12 base on balls to beat Colfax 12-5 in playoff series opener

SACRAMENTO – If the Colfax Falcons are going to reach their second consecutive CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. III championship baseball game, they’re going to have to do ...

National champ Janniro runs circles around field at Auburn's Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway

Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway sped into its second week at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn Friday night and the racing action was as hot as the climbing outside temperatu ...

Auburn boy with rare syndrome wins 1st race at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway

Colton Nelson did it. And then he did it again — and again The 7-year-old Auburn boy, who rides on the dirt oval at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway despite being one of fe ...