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UPCOMING GAMES TO WATCH

May 2, 2016

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GIRLS SOCCER VS PONDEROSA (TODAY) The varsity girls are tied for third place in league with the Bruins. A win tonight is almost necessary in order for the Tigers to make playoffs as only the league’s top three teams move on to the postseason. The girls defeated the Bruins 2-1 in their first league matchup. BOYS VOLLEYBALL VS OAKMONT (TOMORROW) The Tigers face the Oak...

Four-year three-sport athletes’ careers conclude

KYLIE IRWIN

May 2, 2016

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Seniors Madison Palubicki and Marina Efstathiu are the graduating class of 2016’s only four-year three-sport athletes and are currently taking part in their last season of sport at Roseville High School. Sports have been major parts of these girls’ lives since they were young. Efstathiu joined her middle school’s track team in eighth grade and had been participating in...

Volleyball 6-1 at halfway point

JAMIE BATEMAN

April 11, 2016

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The varsity boys volleyball team has started off this year strong with an overall record of 25-4 and a league record of 6-1. The boys are half way through league competition and currently hold the second place spot in the Capital Valley Conference standings. They are second only to last year’s CVC champions, the Whitney Wildcats, whom they lost to earlier in the season. Coach...

Performances of the Week

April 11, 2016

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MARCH 14 - 20 Golf beats previously undefeated Broncos 214-215 The Performance of the Week for the week of March 14-20 was the varsity boys golf team’s 214-215 win over the previously undefeated Bella Vista Broncos at Diamond Oaks Golf Course. At the time, the Tigers were 2-1 in league while the Broncos were 3-0 and were able to defeat the Broncos with their lowest score o...

Football players attend SPARQ to bond, test skills

MEGAN ANDERSON

March 14, 2016

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Twelve varsity football players got in a van with their football gear and made the seven hour drive to Los Angeles after school one Friday to attend this year’s Nike SPARQ Combine on Feb. 27. Juniors Tanner Johnson, Nico Andrada, Jeriah Crawley, Joseph Flores, Hayden Simpson, Jay Razzano, Brendan McMinn, Chad Stamas, Nick Martig, Trevor Glenn, Jackson Knapp and Josh Clark...

Track and field experiences lack of athletes, adjusts to new coaches

BLAKE BEAMAN

March 14, 2016

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The track and field team has seen a significant drop in participants this year. According to senior varsity track runner Brayden Leach, there are roughly 80 fewer athletes on the team. Because of a conflict with the coaching staff last year, administration was forced to find two new coaches, Courtney Crosta and Sondra Mays, to coach the team. Leach feels that the lack...

Performances of the Week

March 14, 2016

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FEB 22 - 28 Cheer team defends Nationals title in Las Vegas JAMZ comp The Performance of the Week for the week of Feb. 22-28 was the competitive cheerleading team’s win at JAMZ’ Nationals competition in Las Vegas. The girls traveled to Las Vegas with hopes of defending their Nationals title from last year and came home with a first place in sideline cheer after competing ...

RHS aquatic facilities deserve to be upgraded

KALE JIBSON

March 14, 2016

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The Roseville High School swim team will be hosting the Capital Valley Conference league finals this year at Antelope High School in May. The reason the team will be hosting at AHS is because RHS’ facilities are inadequate and too small to host anything as big as league finals or another big tournament. I believe that the RHS water polo teams and swim teams should get...

Boys look to repeat CVC debut success

JAMIE BATEMAN

March 14, 2016

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Last year, the varsity baseball team had an impressive debut season in the Capital Valley Conference, not only winning league outright but also winning the California Interscholastic Federation’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division II championship. This year, the team will try to repeat the success they had last year despite losing seniors who were key components to the team....

Swim to host league finals at Antelope

JAKE LITTLEJOHN

March 14, 2016

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Roseville High School was set to host the Capital Valley Conference swim league finals meet this year. However, the event will not take place at RHS. Instead, Antelope High School will hold the meet due to the RHS aquatic facilities’ inadequacy and lack of size and space. Every year, the host of the CVC swim finals switches from one high school to another; this year...

Girls end seven-year playoff drought

MARINA EFSTATHIU

February 22, 2016

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The varsity girls basketball team is heading to the playoffs for the first time since the 2009 season. The Tigers hold the number 7 seed in the Sac-Joaquin Division II bracket and will host the 10 seed, Del Oro, tomorrow at 7 p.m. This year, the Tigers concluded their season with a league record of 7-7 and posted an overall record of 15-12. Until this year the varsity...

Performances of the Week: Feb 15 – Jan 7

February 22, 2016

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FEB 15 - 21 Rubey leads Tigers over Vikings to secure playoff spot BY JAKE LITTLEJOHN [email protected] The Performance of the Week for the week of Feb. 15-21 was varsity girls basketball guard Skyler Rubey’s 14 point game against the Oakmont Vikings. Rubey led the Tigers to a 65-53 win over the Vikings to secure the team a spot in the playoffs for the fi...