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Performance of the Week

May 17, 2016


Filed under Sports

APRIL 11 - 17 JV baseball reaches 11-game win streak with strong offense The Performance of the Week for the week of April 11-17 was the JV baseball team’s 11-game win streak which put the Tigers at the top spot in the Capital Valley Conference league standings for the time being. The streak concl...

Freshman talent stems from club teams

JAMIE BATEMAN

May 2, 2016


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Eight freshman girls were pulled up to play on the varsity soccer team this year. Each of them have also enjoyed success playing club soccer and feel that the training they received there helped prepare them for this season. Of those eight, Kylie Granno, Hailey Linarez, Hannah Heaton, McKenzie Gill,...

LITTLEJOHN: Early signing opportunities necessary for athletes

JAKE LITTLEJOHN

May 2, 2016


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Rather than waiting until the official signing day where they sign their letters of intent, it has become increasingly common for high school athletes to make premature verbal commitments to colleges that have extended offers their way. The definition of a verbal commit is one where a coach and a prospect...

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 leagu...

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...

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...

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 Bron...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...