vista del lago basketball

Vista girls improve to 6-2 with two more wins

Vista didn’t win the Rumble by the River Tournament at River City High School, but the Eagles won two of three games and improved their record to 6-2 on the season. The vars ...

Vista girls, 3-1, host Ponderosa tonight

Vista girls’ basketball coach Marty Benjamin couldn’t have been much happier to win two-of-three games at the Placer High Tournament last week. Playing as well as they ...

Eagles win Gold Dust tourney, travel to Oak Ridge tonight

With seven returning players from a year ago, Vista del Lago’s varsity boys’ basketball team is hoping for a strong season. The Eagles kicked the season off the right ...

Eagles overcome slow start to top Antelope; reach title game of Gold Dust Tournament

A slow start Friday night could have turned into disaster for Vista del Lago’s varsity boys’ basketball team. Facing Antelope in the second round of the Gold Dust Tour ...

Trojans, Eagles square off in Foundation basketball game

Most high school basketball teams kicked off their season Monday in the annual Foundation games, which essentially are a fundraiser for the Sac-Joaquin Section for their annual sch ...

Vista tops Rio Americano to finish 8-2 in league and in second place

Vista varsity girls’ basketball coach Marty Benjamin was feeling confident before his team’s regular season finale against Rio Americano on Wednesday night. His assista ...

Vista basketball teams finish regular season with Rio Americano

As expected, last week was a good one for Vista del Lago’s varsity basketball teams. Playing against the two weakest teams in the Capital Athletic League, Vista’s vars ...

Vista upsets league-leading Falcons in double OT, 82-77

After Tuesday’s 53-42 loss to El Camino, this coming on the heels of a buzzer-beating loss to Rio Americano, a game the Eagles led by four with 12 seconds to play, Vista coac ...

Rio raids the Eagles' Nest at the buzzer

With a four-point lead with 12 seconds to go, it seemed the Vista del Lago boys’ basketball team had a win all wrapped up, but those 12 seconds proved to be a worst-case scen ...

Eagles hang on to top Raiders, 47-42

Not only was Vista basketball coach Marty Benjamin happy to win Thursday’s game against Rio Americano, he was equally proud of his team for getting the job done. When they n ...

Vista, Rio to collide Friday at the nest

Friday night is a big one for Vista del Lago’s varsity boys’ basketball team. The Eagles play host to Rio Americano in a game that’s sure to pack the gym, as the ...

Vista plays well, but falls to Falcons at the buzzer

Oh so close, yet so far. Vista del Lago played arguably its best game of the season Jan. 17 at Christian Brothers and came up three points short of a win. The Falcons hit a three ...

Vista basketball teams open league play this week

Vista came out on the short end of the cross-town match-up with Folsom on Saturday, but the only way teams get better is by playing better teams. Both of Folsom’s varsity te ...

Folsom wins four, Vista two in cross-town basketball showdowns

The first cross-town match-up between all six high school basketball teams in Folsom went off without a hitch on Saturday at Folsom High. While none of the games were super compet ...

Folsom Athlete of the Week: Mia Perez

Mia Perez is a key player on Vista del Lago’s varsity girls’ basketball team. The sophomore guard is in her second year on the varsity team. If she thought her role wa ...