basketball

SIGN LANGUAGE: Lincoln student-fans get personal in PVL rivalry game

The words “F@$# you” are scrawled into the visiting wall of Placer High’s historic Earl Crabbe Gymnasium. A sharpie penned the phrase “Smoke weed every day& ...

Jan. 17 Auburn-area prep hoops roundup

Bear River girls 64, Center 57 (OT) The Bruins trailed five points with 20 seconds to play Thursday, but converted a two-point bucket, nabbed a vital steal and Kaitlyn Meylor made ...

Obert headliners

It shouldn’t be too hard to find things to talk about at Christmas dinner in the Obert   household in Loomis this week.   Belle Obert and her bro ...

Rocklin Youth Basketball Development League

Rocklin Recreation and Good Sport U are again offering the youth Basketball Development League for boys and girls in grades K-6. A winter league will run from Jan. 11 to March 11. ...

Dec. 13 Prep Hoops Roundup: Bear River, Placer, Del Oro, Colfax, Forest Lake Christian

Lehigh Tournament REDDING — After leading early in Friday’s semifinal game with Shasta in the Leigh Classic, the Bear River boys couldn’t keep up with the Wolves ...

Preseason basketball report: Placer, Del Oro, Forest Lake and Colfax find early success

Placer girls 52, Nevada Union 44 A Nevada Union girls basketball program on the heels of back-to-back entries in the D1 Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs had all kinds of trouble with ...

Poole inspired his students

Glenn Poole, a well-respected coach and teacher who started football programs in the 1960s at both Colfax and Oakmont high schools and went on to have an influential impact on his ...

Warriors host Bill Holtz Basketball Classic this weekend

The William Jessup University men’s and women’s basketball teams will be hosting the 11th annual Bill Holtz Warrior Classic collegiate basketball tournament this weeken ...

Whitney girls basketball summer camp in June

The Whitney High girls basketball program will feature a summer camp for girls grades 3-8 June 15-18. The camp will run from 8 a.m. until noon. Wildcats head coach Sydney Gatson a ...

Del Oro out scraps Whitney to move on in the playoffs

LOOMIS – Both No. 4 seed Del Oro and No. 5 Whitney got off to a slow start in Thursday’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II girls basketball game in Round 2. But once ...

Jessup’s Boggs to retire at season’s end

Storied William Jessup University women’s basketball coach Guinn Boggs announced he will retire at the conclusion of the 2014-15 season. Boggs was Coach of the Year seven ti ...

Warriors split road games; Murry sets school record

The William Jessup University men’s basketball team earned its first Golden State Athletic Conference victory on the road by beating San Diego Christian College 68-58 last we ...

American River takes it on the chin at Sierra – twice

Former Placer Hillmen Isaiah Pineiro went into another gear and recorded a double-double to help Sierra College defeat American River College 79-61 Friday in Big 8 Conference play. ...

Good December starts for Auburn-area basketball teams

Ask any basketball coach and more often than not they’ll tell you that getting off to a good start to a season is always good for a team’s psyche. So far this season, ...

William Jessup men’s basketball still unbeaten

VALLEJO – William Jessup University men’s basketball swept the Markie Cosca Memorial Tournament over the weekend at the California Maritime Academy. On Saturday, ...