Sports

Janniro scores another double at the Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway

Maybe it was just fooling around having fun. Maybe it was the new tire and a perfect track. Maybe it was getting ready to defend his AMA National Speedway Championship in the third ...

Summer hitting series at Folsom Lake College a success

Baseball players in Folsom had a different option to private lessons to improve their hitting this summer. Folsom Lake College’s baseball program, fresh off a successful ina ...

RELISH THE MOMENT: Auburn pickleball icon captures National Indoor gold

Nothing goes together like Cherrys and pickles. Sixty-six-year-old Cherry DuLaney, Auburn’s unofficial ambassador of pickleball, recently returned from the U.S.A. Pickleball ...

Gold Rush Soccer Classic begins Saturday in Auburn, Grass Valley, Colfax, Meadow Vista

The numbers are down this year, but the 49er United Soccer Club is expecting nothing less than some exciting youth soccer action this weekend in the 18th renewal of its annual Gold ...

Racers return to Roseville for Matt Camp Memorial

After taking the entire month of July off, Street Stocks, Bombers, F-4’s and Legends of the Pacific return to Roseville this Saturday as the All American Speedway hosts the M ...

Placer United U12 Boys win famed soccerloco Surf Cup, U13s place second

No team had a better showing last week than Placer United’s Under-12 boys team at San Diego’s soccerloco Surf Cup — one of the premier competitive socce ...

Bear River grad Zach Welz signs with the Los Angeles Angels

PHOENIX — After many sleepless nights and countless days of sacrifice, former Texas Southern Tigers centerfielder Zach Welz saw a dream come true this past week as he signed ...

Athlete of the Week: Jaden Thomson

Jaden Thomson played a pivotal role in Folsom American’s 9-10 All-Stars ride to District 54 and Section 4 championships, as well as the team’s advancing to the state to ...

Alternative teaching draws top athletes nationwide

The Sacramento area perennially has competitive high school wrestling teams as well as several state-ranked wrestlers. The opportunity to produce more top wrestlers is on the rise ...

Trey Udoffia commits to University of Colorado

Trey Udoffia is a Colorado Buffalo. After a heavy dose of recruiting this summer, which included the talented Del Oro wide receiver-defensive back garnering 10 Div. I football sch ...

LOST THAT LOVIN’ FELINE: Auburn Wildcats end runner-up in Golden State Collegiate Baseball League playoffs

Strong arms, big bats and even bigger personalities departed Placer County this week as the Auburn Wildcats summer collegiate baseball club capped their 2015 campaign at Auburn Rec ...

IN IT TO WIN IT— Woodcreek 10-11 All Stars claim second Div. 2 State Title

After claiming the 9-10 All Star State Title in 2014, Woodcreek’s 10-11 All Stars were on a mission this year to prove last season was not a fluke.  They accomplished t ...

Shawn Kelley's golf tips: On-course management

Is it sometimes a struggle for you to score well when you play golf? You may feel confident on the range hitting the ball and imagine yourself making all kinds of pars, birdies and ...