Sports

Trout derby upcoming at Rancho Seco, rain or shine

Back in the good old days, when the Sacramento Municipal Utility District produced electricity through the nuclear power plant at Rancho Seco in the southern range of Sacramento Co ...

Mt. Everest is the ultimate grind for this Roseville climber

Rick Hitch doesn’t have a fear of heights, but he isn’t particularly fond of heights, either.But when he was supposed to be focused on deer hunting, his attention was d ...

Curling is coming to Skatetown

Curling, the ice-rink sport of brooms and rocks that captured the nation’s interest in the last two Winter Olympic Games, is coming to Roseville.A curling clinic is scheduled ...

Del Oro tees off undefeated

Hal Steinbeck didn’t expect his golf team to be Sierra Foothill League champions last year. It’s not that the Del Oro boys golf team wasn’t stacked with talent, but he saw 20 ...

Del Oro Football Showcase To Cover All Bases

The 2011 “Battle at the Capital” hosted by Del Oro High this September will be more than your usual prep football showcase. In fact, when the week-long event comes to a conc ...

Del Oro's 'dream season' halted by Rams

It might not be next season — it actually may take a few more years down the road to really sink in — but somewhere in the not-too-distant future the Del Oro Lady Eagles basket ...

Del Oro girls soccer opens SFL Friday versus Thunder

Weather permitting, the Del Oro Lady Eagles soccer team will open Sierra Foothill League play Friday when the Lady Eagles host Rocklin under the lights starting at 7 p.m. Thus far ...

Golden Eagles baseball tops Cougars, 3-1

If you are a high school baseball team in the foothills area these days, beating the weather is almost just as important as defeating an opponent. Last week the Del Oro baseball t ...

Ten CIF title games at Power Balance this weekend

A total of 10 California Interscholastic Federation state championship boys and girls basketball games are set for this Friday and Saturday at Power Balance Pavilion in Sacramento. ...

Big increase in state’s salmon population predicted

State biologists are predicting excellent news for anglers who have been restricted from doing much salmon fishing. It appears we may go back to a “normal” population of Chinoo ...

Historic Granlibakken provides a unique winter experience in Lake Tahoe

Although its hill is extremely modest and barely garners a mention among Lake Tahoe’s many famed ski resorts, for several decades Granlibakken was known as the only winter playgr ...

Del Oro defeated by familiar foe

Power Balance Pavilion — Redemption proved elusive for the Del Oro girls basketball team as St. Mary’s of Stockton served up a 56-48 victory, sealing their sixth Northern Calif ...

Sierra rugby team to battle Cal

Michael Taylor is well aware of UC Berkeley’s rugby reputation, and Sierra College’s coach is not intimidated. He looks forward to facing the Golden Bears on Saturday when they ...

Duncan dazzles on court

The Del Oro girls basketball team has a secret weapon. Golden Eagle senior Becky Duncan sneaks onto the court like a stealth bomber and dribbles circles around her opponents. When ...

Club Momentum takes first at two volleyball tournaments

Volleyball team Club Momentum took first place, out of a field of 22 teams, in the gold division of the March Madness tournament held March 12-13 in Sacramento. Riley Moore, 10, of ...