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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 ...

Sacramento’s professional tennis team enjoys Dream season

Just a short, five-minute drive down Sunrise Avenue in Roseville and you’re on your way to Dreamland — the home of Sacramento’s California Dream professional tenn ...

Folsom American splits first two games of state tournament

The Folsom American All-Stars opened the 9-10-year-old Little League Baseball State Tournament Saturday in Exeter with a 15-7 win over Woodland National, but then lost Sunday&rsquo ...

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 ...

South Team wins 24th North-South Challenge Fast Fridays

With both teams loaded with talent this year the 24th annual North vs. South Challenge at Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway in Auburn was a spectacular display of speedway mo ...

Athlete of the Week: Kaden Knapp

It’s safe to say the Folsom American Little League 9-10 All-Stars would not have gotten as far as they did without Kaden Knapp. Knapp, who played primarily third base an ...

Folsom American All-Stars prep for state tournament with haircuts and flavored ice

Folsom American Little League’s 9-10 All-Stars are one of the best little league baseball teams in the state and when they play their first game of the state tournament Satur ...

Punahou an Intriguing foe for Del Oro football

For Punahou School football coach Kale Ane, the summer literally flew by. “There’s really no summer anymore,” Ane said last week from his office on the Punahou c ...

OVERCOMING CANCER: Jake Vujovich’s inspiring story to a cancer-free life

LEAVING A LEGACY Almost a year ago, before Scott left the ESPN studios and lost his battle to cancer, he gave a speech about his diagnosis and his fight.  “I watch tha ...

OVERCOMING CANCER: Jake Vujovich’s inspiring story to a cancer-free life

Cancer affects roughly 14 million people in the world each year. At two-years and nine-months-old, Granite Bay High soon-to-be freshman Jake Vujovich was adds to that list. As an ...

Outdoors with JD Richey: There’s something fishy about 2015

Well, I can honestly say I’ve never seen a year quite like this one. With the drought, of course, there’s a lot of negative stuff happening, but there are also some bri ...

CIVIL CIRCUIT: Fast Fridays hosts North vs. South annual clash

Auburn motorcycle racer Bart Bast has competed in so many North vs. South Civil War Challenges at the Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway that he will soon be cast for his own ...

Vista grad Lescault to play professionally overseas

Every high school athlete has a dream of one day playing professionally. No matter where you are, the dream is to do what you love and get paid for it. One local athlete is finally ...