playoffs

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's bid for second straight section title comes up short against Vacaville, 39-35

The dream of a second straight section title ended in a nightmare for Folsom High’s football team. Folsom, unable to stop Vacaville’s running game and able to score only one t ...

Bulldogs come from behind to upset Elk Grove 42-28

A 14-0 deficit didn’t faze Folsom High’s varsity football team Friday night, as the Bulldogs came from behind to beat Elk Grove 42-28 to advance to the Sac-Joaquin Section Divi ...

Pitching sees less zip, but more jump

Moving the softball pitching rubber from 40 feet to 43 this season has produced more hitting and scoring. No surprise there.What may come as a surprise is the improved pitching sta ...

Woodcreek's back-to-back bid comes up short

The two-strike hitter. The 12th-round boxer. The fourth-quarter running back. The Jarvis Watkins. They have the same thing in common – attacking at their best with the most i ...

Weather forces hoops playoff changes

An impending winter storm expected to hit heavily in the foothills region has forced some changes to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section girls and boys basketball playoff schedule. CIF of ...

Hoops semifinals start times released

The Sac-Joaquin Section released on Saturday morning most of the times for the basketball semifinal matchups coming up next week. Tuesday night brings the Division V boys and g ...

Oak Ridge girls, Colfax boys draw No. 1 seeds

The Sac-Joaquin Section released its basketball playoff brackets Sunday afternoon, setting the schedule for the final few weeks of the hoops season. The Oak Ridge girls are the ...

Rocklin outlasts Del Oro in championship

DAVIS — Jackson Cummings did all he could on both sides of the ball to prevent Del Oro High from mounting one more shocking postseason comeback. Rocklin’s senior tailback ran ...

Deja vu for Del Oro in Folsom

On the same field at Folsom High’s Prairie City Stadium where it rallied to knock off California High of San Ramon in its season opener, the Del Oro football team mounted an even ...

Points-a-plenty expected in Folsom

The offenses are run by junior quarterbacks who have stepped in for their respective graduated brothers to exceed all expectations. Tonight’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division II semi ...

It doesn’t get any easier for Del Oro

FOLSOM — Standing a mere 5-foot-10 and weighing only 175 pounds, Dano Graves resembles a cornerback more than a quarterback. Yet the Folsom High junior has been beyond stellar in ...

Venue is set for Rocklin vs. Grant semifinal

The Sac-Joaquin Section made its much-anticipated announcement Saturday regarding the location of the Division II semifinal between Rocklin and Grant. Both teams won easily Frid ...

Getting ahead of ourselves in football brackets

The teams will all take the same position - we play the game that is in front of us and do not look ahead. That does not stop fans from speculating, however.  We know you hav ...