basketball

Fans, personalities gather to celebrate sports store opening

Scores of sports fans waited in line for several hours for a chance at autographs from former Sacramento Kings player Mike Bibby during the Dick’s Sporting Goods grand openin ...

BJAX GIVES BACK: Granite Bay resident hosts youth camp in Roseville

Bobby Jackson’s days of scrambling for loose balls, hustling for steals and driving to the rim against the best basketball players in the NBA are all but over, but the Sacram ...

South squads excel in 2016 Optimist All-Star games

Hitting the hardwood one final time in their prep careers, a dozen local athletes made their final journey to Sacramento High School Saturday afternoon to take part in the 39th ann ...

Sutter sweeps hoop titles

Sutter Middle School put together a basketball season for the ages. The girls’ teams, the sixth-seventh grade team and the eighth grade team, both won Foothill Athletic Leag ...

Spring Break basketball camp slated for next week

Former Harlem Globetrotter Sterling Forbes will host a basketball camp over spring break March 21-25. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is open to boys and girls ages 7-15 o ...

SIGN LANGUAGE: Lincoln student-fans get personal in PVL rivalry game

The words “F@$# you” are scrawled into the visiting wall of Placer High’s historic Earl Crabbe Gymnasium. A sharpie penned the phrase “Smoke weed every day& ...

Ford nominated to play in McDonald's All-American game

McDonald’s is pleased to announce the 755 high school seniors who have been nominated to play in the 2016 McDonald’s All American Games. This year’s list includes ...

Vista Talons schedule basketball tryouts

Is your son looking for a competitive basketball program? If so, the Vista Talons are holding tryouts. Vista Talons is an AAU program for boys 10-and-under through 14-and-under wh ...

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 ...

Basketball camp stirs up favorites during NBA finals

Around 30 kids ages 6-12 participated in the Sterling “Smooth” Forbes Basketball Camp held this week at Broadstone Racquet Club. Forbes, a former Harlem Globetrotter w ...

Chevreuil wraps up busy four years

Lucie Chevreuil has enjoyed her high school years to the max. The Vista del Lago senior will graduate this week, bringing an end to a extraordinary high school career that feature ...

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 ...

William Jessup’s Clement tabbed for All American honors

William Jessup University junior forward Corey Clement earned Honorable Mention All-American, as recently announced by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (N ...