Tennis

March 30 spring sports roundup: Placer golf, tennis stays unbeaten in the PVL

Golf Placer 206, Colfax 241 A week free of practices during spring break did little to hinder the Hillmen golf squad Tuesday, as the group turned in its lowest score of the year ...

Tennis is a ‘Life Time’ commitment for Purcell

The lesson was a hard one to swallow, especially for an 11-year-old boy who was accustomed to winning practically all his junior age-group tennis matches.However, this was no typic ...

March 18 spring sports roundup: Colfax splits softball double-header with Nevada Union

Softball Colfax 4, Nevada Union 1 Nevada Union 7, Colfax 1 After having their season opener rained out three different times last week, the Colfax High girls softball team final ...

Whitney jr. tennis camp is Jan. 5

Whitney High will host its second annual junior tennis camp for boys and girls from grades 2-8 Jan. 5. The seven-day camp will run Tuesdays and Thursdays through Jan. 20 (rainout ...

Rocklin tennis to host Placer Food Bank benefit

The Rocklin Thunder girls tennis CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I championship team, spearheaded by team captain Talia Panadero and her teammates, will host a charity tennis even ...

Wheelchair Tournament Brings Top Tennis Talent to Roseville

Sacramento Capitals Wheelchair Tennis Association (SCWTA) is thrilled to announce their 13th annual tournament will be taking place June 26-28 at Johnson Ranch Racquet Club in Rose ...

Future is now for Auburn pickleball players

The spanking new, bright-blue courts at North Auburn’s Regional Park filled with players Friday to celebrate expansion of pickleball playing facilities. The Auburn Recreatio ...

Auburn-area prep squads fight for March victories

Del Oro baseball Del Oro’s baseball team missed out on a golden chance to sweep their opening Sierra Foothill League series of the season when Nevada Union rallied for two r ...

LARTA will host tennis breakfast social Feb. 21

The Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association (LARTA) will host its first tennis breakfast social of 2015 at 8 a.m. Feb. 21 on the Lincoln High School tennis courts at 1024 6th St. ...

LARTA tennis social postponed until Sunday

The Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association (LARTA) announced that it’s tennis and potluck event for Saturday at the Lincoln High tennis courts has been moved to Sunday. Warm ...

Golden Eagle baseball slips back in race behind Thunder

Eagle baseball slips back in race behind Thunder Del Oro and Rocklin’s baseball teams played a pivotal three-game series last week to determine sole leadership of the Sierra ...

Spring sports all-league teams for SFL, CVC, SMAL

BASEBALL   CAPITAL VALLEY CONFERNCE   Offensive Player of the Year: Jared Biggs, Sr., OF/P, Del Campo. Defensive Player of the Year: Mike Phelan, Sr., C, Bella Vista ...

Granite Bay wins singles, Roseville doubles in SFL tennis tourney

ROCKLIN — Mitchell Iwahiro of Granite Bay won the Sierra Foothill League tournament singles championship, and Roseville’s Dallas Guerrero and Alex Bychoviak claimed the ...

Area roundup: Golden Eagles volleyball, tennis teams earn victories

Stephanie Solich had 10 kills and four blocks and Morgan Lees added eight kills as Del Oro (15-4) beat visiting 25-22, 25-23, 25-17 in the Sierra Valley League opener Wednesday. Br ...

Off the court with Del Oro tennis player Erin Becker

School: Del Oro Year: Junior Sport: Tennis, basketball Notable Undertakings: Played AAU basketball; played varsity basketball as a sophomore Accomplishments: Won so ...