Sports

Late rally lifts Folsom over Franklin In Div. I basketball playoffs

Utilizing a 12-0 run late in the fourth quarter, Folsom pulled off a 51-47 win over Franklin on Friday in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I basketball playoffs ...

Folsom Athlete of the Week: Cole Porter

Vista del Lago’s varsity boys’ soccer team has had a strong season, as they finished the regular season with a 15-5-1 record and the No. 1 seed in the Sac-Joaquin Secti ...

Vista advances to Div. III soccer semis for fourth straight season

For the fourth straight season, Vista del Lago’s varsity boys’ soccer team has reached the semifinals of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoffs. The Eagles are ...

Wet weather wreaks havoc on outdoor sports schedules

The Falcons were scheduled to play at Feather River (Quincy) on Monday, but because the Eagles’ field was covered in snow – and Falcon Field is a quagmire – the t ...

Trojans roll over Kennedy in first round of basketball playoffs, 82-48

In businesslike fashion, Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys’ basketball team took care of Kennedy in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs, winning ...

Folsom, Oak Ridge girls' basketball teams upset in first round of playoffs

If the better teams always won, playoffs wouldn’t be necessary. Put the top two teams in one championship game and have at it. The beauty of sports is the better team doesn& ...

Grizzlies hang on for 49-45 win over Vista

Granite Bay didn’t make a field goal and only scored three points on free throws in the fourth quarter Tuesday night, but it was enough to hold off Vista, 49-45, to win the f ...

Ramos, Leckie win section wrestling titles

Vista del Lago’s wrestling team has two Division III champions; one was expected and the other was not. Justin Ramos, ranked second in the state, entered the tournament as t ...

Richards wins fourth section title; 11 Bulldogs qualify for masters

Kyle Richards won his fourth straight Sac-Joaquin Section championship and 10 other Folsom wrestlers advanced to the Masters tournament by placing in the top-eight of Division I ch ...

Another Folsom, Oak Ridge meeting?

Folsom’s and Oak Ridge’s varsity girls’ basketball teams played a hard-fought game Friday, which Oak Ridge won, 40-30. Chances are the Sierra Foothill League riv ...

Oak Ridge qualifies seven wrestlers to masters tournament

Oak Ridge High’s wrestling team didn’t have any section champs, but did qualify seven wrestlers to the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters tournament. Jack James (106), Gabe G ...

FLC softball swept by Cabrillo

The Cabrillo College Seahawks pinned a couple of L’s on the FLC softball team on Friday afternoon, winning twice in five-inning shortened games by scores of 10-1 and 18-5.&nb ...

Long-distance threes lift Lincoln to overtime win over Vista del Lago, 57-55

Lincoln nearly died by the three-point shot in the first half against Vista del Lago Monday night in a play-in game in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoffs, but they lived ...

Five Bulldogs sign to play football in college

Five Folsom High football players signed letters of intent on Feb. 7. Chandon Pierre, Caleb Nelson, Tyler Hardeman, Elijah Swonger and Joe Wagner will be taking their talents to pl ...