Wildcats

Thunder, ‘Cats host season openers Friday

Rocklin and Whitney high schools will open their 2013 football campaigns at home Friday. The Thunder host Pleasant Grove and the Wildcats entertain Vintage from Napa. Rocklin got ...

Whitney, Del Oro fall in Winter Tournament

The Whitney High boys basketball team made a masterful attempt to get back into the game against Vallejo Friday but eventually fell to the Apaches 69-56. Scoring just 13 points in ...

Wildcat player Hernandez transitions to Auburn for the summer

For Manny Hernandez, playing for the Auburn Wildcats is all about having fun. Hernandez, 22, usually plays for Canisius College in New York, but is playing short stop and second ba ...

Wildcats finish near the top

The E.V. Cain Wildcats finished fourth out of the 13 schools that ran in the season’s last Foothills Intermediate Schools Athletic League meet. The cross-country meet took pla ...

Whitney claws past Colfax

COLFAX — Unbeaten no more, the Colfax High girls soccer team is shifting its attention to another goal never before achieved at the school. Whitney dominated its regular season ...

E.V. Cain runners place third at cross country championships

The E.V. Cain Middle School cross country team earned top places in each division and finished third overall among 13 schools at the Foothill Intermediate Schools Athletic League c ...

E.V. Cain runners ready for finale

After five meets against 12 schools in the Foothill Intermediate Schools Athletic League, the E.V. Cain Wildcats are ready for the season finale. E.V. Cain will compete at the F.I ...

Eagles fly sky high in 62-12 rout

The Del Oro High cheerleaders may reconsider their post-touchdown ritual of a pushup for every point the Golden Eagles put on the scoreboard after Friday night’s rout of Franklin ...

Wildcats claim first title in 20 years

The E.V. Cain Middle School wrestling team wrapped up its first league championship in 20 years Monday night, battling past Antelope Crossing 59-33. The Wildcats clinched a share ...

Fostering the future

Five dozen wrestlers from E.V. Cain Middle School used practice time twice last month to watch Pioneer Valley League matches at Placer High. Many Wildcats left Earl Crabbe Gymnasi ...

Bear River bounds past Whitney

LAKE OF THE PINES — After doing the dirty work for 30 minutes straight, Tanner Mathias was able to enjoy himself at the free throw line in the closing moments at Jack McCrory Gym ...

Wildcat wrestlers rough up Olympus at E.V. Cain

The E.V. Cain wrestling team picked up its first dual meet victory of the season Monday at home, crushing Olympus of Roseville 57-30 at Stacy Dragila Gymnasium. Josh Mason picked ...