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JV girl’s volleyball defeat the Hillmen, pick up second win

JV girl’s volleyball defeat the Hillmen, pick up second win

BLAKE BEAMAN

September 7, 2016


Filed under Sports

The JV girls volleyball team took on the Placer High Hillmen last night, winning the first twos sets and picking up their second win. Freshman middle Kate Slack thinks the team played well the last couple of matches hopes to continue that form. “We’ve played really well these last couple of match...

Golf begins season 2-0 despite fewer players

Golf begins season 2-0 despite fewer players

JASON RUSSELL

September 6, 2016


Filed under Sports, What's New

Last year, the Roseville High School varsity girls golf program went undefeated in league, going 12-0. This year’s team is entering this season with eight players, three less than last season. Of those eight, six are returning players. The two new additions are seniors Abby Hall and Haley Drinkwater....

Freshman football takes down McClatchy

Freshman football takes down McClatchy

BEN FURDEK

September 6, 2016


Filed under Sports

Last Thursday, the freshman football team beat McClatchy high school 41-14. Quarterback Tomas Robles scored 3 touchdowns in the win. “It was a real fun bus ride home. The first win of the year sets the tone for the remainder of the year,” football player Jonny Pasco said “It’s great t...

Performance of the week: Aug. 29 – Sept. 4

Performance of the week: Aug. 29 – Sept. 4

BRANDON DEL ROSARIO

September 4, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Performance of the Week for Aug. 29-Sept. 4 is the varsity girls golf team’s league season opening 206-285 win over the Del Campo Cougars. This scoreline still stands as the girls’ lowest scoring match of this season. According to junior golfer Carly Nicholson, this match was a significant...

Varsity tennis upsets Granite Bay after years of defeat

Varsity tennis upsets Granite Bay after years of defeat

ELENA BATEMAN

September 3, 2016


Filed under Sports

The varsity tennis team had a big win over Granite Bay High School’s tennis team this past weekend, winning five matches, over Granite Bay’s four matches. After 20 years of continuously falling short of beating Granite Bay’s Varsity tennis team, senior captain Juliet Oliver felt the win was wel...

Volleyball takes on Troubadours

Volleyball takes on Troubadours

KYLIE IRWIN and KARLI DUGGER

September 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

VARSITY The varsity volleyball team fell to the Pleasant Valley Vikings in their second non-conference match of the year with scores of 25-22, 26-24 and 25-23. The team lost in a similar fashion in their previous game, losing in three sets against the Saint Francis Troubadours. Junior hitter Syd...

Tigers to face off against Knights

Tigers to face off against Knights

JAMIE BATEMAN

September 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

The varsity football team will travel to Rio Linda High School tonight to take on the Knights. After suffering a road loss to the Center Cougars in their first game, the Knights will try to bounce back and defend their home turf against the Tigers.  The Knights’ offense is one dimensional as they rus...

Varsity volleyball fall to Placer Valley

Varsity volleyball fall to Placer Valley

KYLIE IRWIN and KARLI DUGGER

September 1, 2016


Filed under Sports

The varsity volleyball team fell to the Pleasant Valley Vikings in their second non-conference match of the year with scores of 25-22, 26-24 and 25-23. The team lost in a similar fashion in their previous game, losing in three sets against the Saint Francis Troubadours. Junior hitter Sydney R...

Volleyball looks to draw on senior know-how

Volleyball looks to draw on senior know-how

KYLIE IRWIN and KARLI DUGGER

August 30, 2016


Filed under Sports, What's New

Last year, the girls’ varsity volleyball team finished 10-4 in league, making the first round of Section playoffs before falling to St. Francis. The 2016-17 squad lost three players from last year – two seniors and one junior – and picked up four JV players and one from the freshman team. ...

Tigers shutout Panthers in first win of season

Tigers shutout Panthers in first win of season

JAMIE BATEMAN

August 29, 2016


Filed under Sports

Last Friday, the Roseville varsity football team opened its season with a resounding 38-0 preseason win over the Chico Panthers. This was the Tiger’s first defensive shutout since a 48-0 win over McNair in 2006. This result comes off the heels of a 2015 matchup where the Tigers edged out the Pa...

Volleyball falls one win short of title

Volleyball falls one win short of title

MARINA EFSTATHIU

May 23, 2016


Filed under Sports

The boys volleyball team lost to the Granite Bay Grizzlies 3-2 in the championship match of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs last Thursday, falling one win short of the section banner. The Tigers began the postseason with a first-round bye due to their first seed position in the Division...

Girls soccer eliminated after losing to Eagles

Girls soccer  eliminated after losing to Eagles

JAKE LITTLEJOHN

May 23, 2016


Filed under Sports

In the second round of postseason competition, the girls soccer team was knocked out of the playoffs by the Del Oro Eagles on Thursday, May 12. The Tigers were the number nine seed and were matched up against the eight seed, the Tracy Bulldogs, in the first round of playoffs. Last year, the Tigers...