Sports

Athlete of the Week: Sami Thomas

Sami Thomas is a captain on Folsom Lake College women’s soccer team and figures to be a key contributor this season. Thomas, a sophomore forward and midfielder, scored 12 go ...

NO PLACE LIKE HOME: Placer will stay in the Pioneer Valley League until at least 2018

Wednesday’s 5-2 vote by a special Sac-Joaquin Section “realignment watch committee” effectively quelled all discussion of Placer High athletics’ potential m ...

Folsom Lake College men's soccer team falls, women tie

Playing against a team with a roster that included 23 international athletes, 13 out-of-state athletes and 48 total players, the Folsom Lake College men’s soccer team lost a ...

Bulldogs pull out exciting win

A sign in Folsom High’s football team room reads “Stick together, cut it loose, have fun.” After Friday night’s 27-26 win over Clayton Valley, Folsom coach ...

Dorris wins third championship belt

Folsom police officer James Dorris walked into the glaring, ringside lights at the city’s community center Saturday with two championship belts hoisted over his head, and soo ...

Folsom fighters show they’ve got what it takes

Old Folsom Prison firefighter Duke Jaunitas opened up Saturday’s evening of boxing by taking on Sacramento CHP officer Anthony Cross. Before the first bell, it was apparent ...

Placer Breast Cancer Night Sept. 5 at Marysville Raceway

Roseville Mayor Carol Garcia knows a thing or two about fighting for a win.  In addition to her roles as the city’s Mayor and Senior Vice President at Community 1st Ban ...

Folsom Lake College soccer teams open season with split decision

The Folsom Lake College men’s and women’s soccer teams opened the 2015 season on Friday in front of a packed house at Falcon Stadium and came away with a loss and a win ...

Aitken wins Oakmont Invite

Folsom High senior Greg Aitken led the way at the Oakmont Cross Country Invitational on Saturday. Aitken won a close varsity boys’ race, sealing the victory in the last 100 ...

Vista falls to Wood, 47-22

Vista del Lago’s varsity football team struggled in the red zone against Will C. Wood in the season opener last Friday and dropped a 47-22 decision. The Eagles also struggle ...

Schaeffer eager to lead Vista offense

Brent Schaeffer was the starting quarterback on Vista del Lago’s junior varsity football team a year ago and the freshman team the previous year, so it’s no surprise he ...

Jeffrey ready for senior season

Jake Jeffrey is excited. The Folsom High senior is excited for his senior year of high school, and he’s also pumped to be the starting quarterback on Folsom High’s var ...

Shawn Kelly's golf tips: Get a grip before you swing

It’s time to review our fundamentals. I work on my fundamentals every day, and I feel this is the cause for most golfers’ poor shots. So, in the next few weeks we&rsquo ...

Folsom Jr. Bulldogs youth football report Aug. 29

Folsom Jr. Bulldogs vs. Whitney Jr. Wildcats   Mighty Mites Bulldogs 32, Wildcats 7 Key blocks by Graham Traynelis-Howell, Garett Hicks, Tristan Querry and Ike Okoye set t ...