basketball

Lincoln holds onto third place in PVL with win over Foothill

  In a critical game at Foothill, the Lincoln High girls basketball team held off a hard-charging Mustangs’ five and pulled off a 43-38 win Thursday. The victory allow ...

American River takes it on the chin at Sierra – twice

Former Placer Hillmen Isaiah Pineiro went into another gear and recorded a double-double to help Sierra College defeat American River College 79-61 Friday in Big 8 Conference play. ...

Lincoln grabs second win in PVL 65-53 over Bear River

The Lincoln High boys basketball team used 6-foot-6-inch Mitchell Holt to help wear down visiting Bear River and win their second Pioneer Valley League contest 65-53 Thursday. &ld ...

Colfax claims league opener over Lincoln 50-34

COLFAX – The Colfax High girls basketball team capitalized on Lincoln errors and virtually soared to a 50-34 victory Friday night in the Pioneer Valley League opener for both ...

Basketball roundup: Buzzer beater lifts Falcons to win

Colfax’s Ryan Hallman scored 16 points Tuesday night to help lead Colfax’s Falcons past Mariposa, 47-45, in the second round of the Mesa Verde Div. IV Challenge played ...

Prep Notebook: Bruins getting their hoop legs under them

It didn’t take long for the Bear River boys basketball players to find their hoop legs this season. Just three weeks after an integral part of this year’s Bear River r ...

Good December starts for Auburn-area basketball teams

Ask any basketball coach and more often than not they’ll tell you that getting off to a good start to a season is always good for a team’s psyche. So far this season, ...

More than basketball skills

“Not everyone is going to be a basketball player, but everyone is going to be a part of society,” is a motto of Coach Gary McCullough. McCullough is the co-commissione ...

Sierra College offers all-girls sports camp next week

The Sierra College womens basketball program will offer an all-girls sports camp, age 6-15, June 23-16, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Wolverines’ campus. The goal is to provide pe ...

Optimist All-Star basketball games set to be played in Antelope this Saturday

The top senior girls and boys players in the Sacramento area will compete Saturday in the annual Optimist All-Star basketball games that are set to be played Saturday at Center Hig ...