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A Word to the Wise: Getting in touch with your inner shortstop

We recently went to Raley Field for a baseball game. No, it wasn’t the River Cats, the Oakland Athletics affiliate. Instead, we saw a local high school JV baseball game between G ...

Sierra Nevada High School Racing Series shows that kids love to play in the mud

Mother nature offered a brief window of dry conditions for Saturday’s Sierra Nevada High School Racing Series event in Granite Bay. The West’s first dedicated USA Cycling mo ...

New Sierra Nevada High School Racing Series still growing after second race, the Granite Bay Epic

Sunny spring-like weather greeted racers again in Granite Bay on Saturday. The West’s first dedicated USA Cycling mountain bike racing series for school-age kids, the Sierra Nev ...

Fun run in the mud

Trick or treating began early in Granite Bay, as the inaugural year of the Merrell Down & Dirty National Mud Run Series hit the banks of Folsom Lake on Sunday morning. Michael Eps ...

Schedule changes to Division II baseball playoffs

The Sac-Joaquin Section announced a change this morning to the Division II baseball playoff schedule for Wednesday and Thursday. Granite Bay and Roseville will play game two of ...

Who will win the Division II baseball title?

Our newest poll at Placer Sports, our regional all-sports Web site, asks you to tell us which of the four surviving teams will win the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II baseball titl ...

NorCal AIDS Challenge begins Thursday

The NorCal AIDS Challenge bike ride, which begins Thursday at Beals Point in Granite Bay, is in its sixth year. Over four days from Thursday through Sunday, 60 cyclists and 30 cre ...

Race a new type of adventure for athletes

Athletes braved the chilly weather for a bit of adventure at Folsom Lake in Granite Bay on Saturday. The fourth annual Folsom Lake Spring Adventure race drew nearly 90 participant ...

Sierra Marlin swimmers sign with colleges

Nine Sierra Marlin athletes have signed letters of intent during the NCAA early signing period this week. They include Vista del Lago’s Josh Choi (University of Notre Dame) and ...

High school ref recovering after on-field heart attack

All reports from the hospital regarding the condition of referee Joel Miller are positive. Miller, the NCOA lead football official for the past four years, suffered a heart attac ...