Granite Bay

Granite Bay football coach Cooper steps down

Ernie Cooper, the only varsity football head coach at Granite Bay since the high school was established in 1996, stepped down Wednesday. Cooper led the Grizzlies to five Sac-Joaqu ...

H1 Hydros heat up the water at Folsom Lake

Thousands of sun-screened spectators braved 90-degree temperature to catch the excitement of Big Wake Weekend and H1 Unlimited Hydroplane races at Folsom Lake. The series features ...

Last H1 Unlimited Hydroplane winner at Folsom Lake returns for Big Wake Weekend

In 1967, Billy Schumacher won the H1 Unlimited Hydroplane race at Folsom Lake. That was the last time the H1s raced there. Fast forward to this weekend, and Schumacher is back, th ...

36th annual Optimist softball all-star game is May 29 at Capital Christian

The Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento will hold the 36th annual High School Softball All-Star Game at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Capital Christian High School in Sacramento. Tickets co ...

Granite Bay shocks itself in winning Masters 4x100 relay

ELK GROVE — It’s not every day that an athlete can surprise himself. But with a Sac-Joaquin Section-best 42.05 seconds for the Granite Bay boys’ 4x100 relay team ...

Golf run ends at section Masters for Granite Bay, Oakmont

STOCKTON — Woodcreek senior Bryce Johnson shot a 2-under-par 70 at the Sac-Joaquin Section Boys Masters Golf Tournament at The Reserve at Spanos Park on Monday. Johnson fini ...

State is starting what appears to be a hot fire season

It’s still spring, and major fires have broken out throughout the state, scorching thousands of acres. November and December were great winter-type months — good rain ...

Soto plans to expand football showcase/military tribute

Mark “Coach” Soto is stepping down and moving up at the same time. Soto on Sunday officially resigned as executive director of the Allegiant Battle for Veterans footba ...

Beddow makes it 3 for 3 to start season at speedway in Roseville

Jared Beddow ran his winning streak to three to start the season by taking the checkered flag in the Street Stock main event Saturday night at All American Speedway. Beddow, on th ...

Television broadcast pioneer Bel Lange set the bar high

Bel Lange was a household fixture from the mid 1950s through the early 1980s. Those fortunate enough to have a television in those early years tuned in to then-Stockton-based KOVR ...