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SFL boys basketball preview: Area teams dominated 2014-15 preseason

If a lot of prep sports followers thought the Sierra Foothill League was tough from top to bottom this past football season, they should hold on to their hats during boys basketbal ...

SFL girls basketball preview: Oak Ridge, DO, Folsom girls look like SFL favorites

Two years removed from having their longtime stranglehold of the Sierra Foothill League girls basketball championship trophy slip from their grasp, the Del Oro Golden Eagles look p ...

Benson wins MMA debut

One of the first times Blake Benson tried boxing, he got knocked out. When he came to, he remembers laughing about it and he’s been gung ho about fighting ever since. Last m ...

AIR JORDAN: 6-9 freshman gives Roseville's Woodcreek basketball program high hopes

Varsity basketball players at Woodcreek High have a new teammate to look up to. They really don’t have a choice in the matter. Standing at a height of 6 feet, 9 inches, Jor ...

Pool play: October Madness begins soon for SFL water polo in Roseville

A redesign to the Sierra Foothill League schedule for varsity water polo has crafted the conference race and its subsequent playoff seeds into a dramatic showdown at the seasons&rs ...

Oak Ridge girls win first SFL golf tourney in Roseville

ROSEVILLE — The race for a Sierra Foothill League girls golf title isn’t a race at all. It’s a chase, and no team seems capable of catching Oak Ridge. The undef ...

Playing multiple sports is challenging but can be done

Justin Priest, a 2014 graduate of Oak Ridge, played football and basketball and was on the track and field team while in high school. Priest began playing all football and basket ...

Placer County, Folsom volleyball stars finish second at Nationals

Libby Deters and Brooke Hershberger have outgrown the Golden State. The two incoming Granite Bay High seniors played pivotal roles for the Grizzlies’ girls volleyball team t ...

Sipes falls short of state 300 hurdles final

Oak Ridge junior Jacob Sipes spent his final few days of practice prior to the state track and field championships fine-tuning his technique and form over the hurdles. As a state ...