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Time demands difficult for multi-sport athletes; coaches must be flexible

Folsom High senior Cody Creason began playing baseball when he was 5 years old and it was his favorite sport growing up. When Creason was 10, he began playing basketball and two ...

Folsom-Vista varsity doubleheader a big success

By all accounts, the basketball triple-header Jan. 10 featuring Folsom and Vista del Lago’s junior varsity boys’ teams, followed by the varsity girls’ and boys&rs ...

Hi Potential Basketball Camp for diehards only

For boys aspiring to play varsity basketball some day, Folsom High was the only place to be last week. Folsom High varsity boys’ basketball coach Mike Wall held his annual Hi Pot ...

Hi Potential basketball camp slated

Folsom High varsity basketball coach Mike Wall will once again host over a hundred boys, grades three through nine, at his Hi Potential Basketball Camp at Folsom High School. Th ...

Hi Potential Basketball Camps slated for Folsom High this summer

Hi Potential Basketball Camps held at Folsom High School in June and July are back for another year. Begun by coach Mike Wall in 2007, the camps provide competitive players access ...

Wall steps away from coaching for a year

The stresses and workload of being a varsity basketball coach have caught up to Mike Wall. Folsom High’s head coach the last four years is taking a year off from being the head ...

Bulldogs show they're for real, defeat Sheldon 74-65

A few more upset wins and Folsom High’s varsity boys’ basketball team’s victories won’t be considered upsets. The Bulldogs are clearly on a roll now, as they improved to 3 ...

Babineaux's long-distance three at buzzer lifts Bulldogs

If Folsom High’s varsity boys’ basketball ever needed a win, they needed one Wednesday and Kori Babineaux delivered. Babineaux swished a 3-point shot from about 32 feet as the ...

Bulldogs lose three of four games

Turnovers in basketball cost your team possession of the ball and shot attempts, but oftentimes it also leads to good scoring opportunities for the opponent. That’s the predicam ...

Folsom to face Vista? It could happen Friday

The Bulldog Invitational Basketball Tournament will be held Thursday through Saturday at Folsom High and presents a possible intriguing match-up. Besides the fact that it’s the ...

Bulldogs a much different team this year than last

This year’s varsity boys’ basketball season will be much different than last year for Folsom High. The Bulldogs, defending two-time Division I section champions, return only o ...

Hoop camp offers lots to talented kids

Mike Wall enjoys his summers off from his teaching gig at Folsom High, but the one week he looks forward to returning to the school is the week of his Hi-Potential Basketball Camp. ...

Johnson, Wall highlight all-league teams

Folsom High senior guard Tony Johnson and coach Mike Wall led the Bulldogs to a Delta River League title this season and both were honored with postseason awards. Johnson was name ...

Bulldogs' dream season comes to an end

The season to remember is now a memory. Folsom High’s varsity boys’ basketball team’s fabulous run through postseason play is over, as the Bulldogs were eliminated by Monte ...

Bulldogs advance to Nor-Cal semis

Folsom’s goal all season was the get further than last year’s team. Mission accomplished. The Bulldogs put an offensive display on Tuesday night at home, scoring 88 points in ...