Eye of the Tiger

BASKETBALL: Varsity boys fall to dominant Woodcreek side

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JAMIE BATEMAN

December 14, 2016

The Woodcreek Timberwolves handed the varsity boys basketball team its fourth loss of the year last night with a score of 81-50. According to junior point guard Jase Giorgi, the Tigers had no answer for the Timberwolves’ 6’11” center, junior Jordan Brown. “He played really well on both ends...

SOCCER: Varsity Tigers pull out 1-0 win against Placer

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EMILY WRIGHT and ELENA BATEMAN

December 14, 2016

The varsity boys soccer team battled against the Placer Hillmen at home last Friday and squeezed out a 1-0 victory with a goal from sophomore forward Austin Wehner. Wehner explains that the team’s passing was lacking in the first half but that the boys were able to clean it up in the second. “T...

BASKETBALL: JV boys dominate Woodcreek, for first matchup win in four years

BASKETBALL: JV boys dominate Woodcreek, for first matchup win in four years

KYLIE IRWIN

December 14, 2016

The JV basketball team had a blowout 74-37 win over the Woodcreek Timberwolves on Tuesday night. The win marks the first time the JV team has beat the Timberwolves in the rivalry matchup in four years, and the team was able to run away with it with twice as many points as its opposition. Sopho...

BASKETBALL: Freshman boys pull back in fourth for win against Woodcreek

BASKETBALL: Freshman boys pull back in fourth for win against Woodcreek

KARLI DUGGER

December 14, 2016

  The freshman boys basketball team beat the Woodcreek Timberwolves in overtime 67-58 last night at home last Tuesday. The Tigers came back after being down by seven points in the fourth quarter and ended up tying the game at 54 late down the stretch. Coach Doug Irwin believes that t...

The time has come

The time has come

JAMIE BATEMAN

December 12, 2016

After finishing last season with an 11-16 record, the boys varsity basketball team will try to rebound and compete for a Capital Valley Conference title this winter. With 10 returning players from last year’s team, including five coming back for their third year, the varsity team could be pri...

BASKETBALL: Experienced, dynamic girls varsity team shoots for title

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BLAKE BEAMAN and BRANDON DEL ROSARIO

December 12, 2016

The varsity girls basketball team is looking to make an even bigger splash in the Capital Valley Conference this season after finishing 7-7 in league play and 16-13 overall last year. The girls made it to the second round of playoffs last year, taking down the Del Oro Eagles in the first round...

bateman varsity boys b-ball

JAMIE BATEMAN

December 12, 2016

After finishing last season with an 11-16 record, the boys varsity basketball teams will try to rebound and compete for a Capital Valley Conference title this winter.     With 10 returning players from last year’s team, including five coming back for their third year, the varsity team could be prime...

Varsity soccer opens undefeated

Varsity soccer opens undefeated

ELENA BATEMAN, EMILY WRIGHT, and JACKSON ESPARZA

December 12, 2016

Boys BY ELENA BATEMAN AND EMILY WRIGHT Despite coming off a mediocre 10-10-1 season last year, the varsity boys soccer team has started this season undefeated with a 3-0-2 record, beating Del Oro, Woodcreek and Placer and tying Rocklin and Granite Bay. All five schools have had successful teams ...

CARSON: Time to win is now for boys basketball

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JOSH CARSON

December 12, 2016

The time has finally come for the varsity boys basketball team to dominate. The team consists of 16 players, half of which are seniors. Of those eight, seven of them are playing in their fourth, and final, year of basketball at RHS. Although these eight seniors have not had the ability to play a full...

RHS tied for second in CVC all-sport competition after fall season

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JAKE LITTLEJOHN

December 12, 2016

The Capital Valley Conference’s All Sport Competition began in the 2008-09 school year and was created in order to honor the most athletically dominant school in the league at the end of each year. Every year, the winning school receives a pennant and a trophy in recognition of their success. To w...

Roseville gears up for rivalry matchup with Woodcreek

Roseville gears up for rivalry matchup with Woodcreek

SAM TOOMEY

December 12, 2016

Since Roseville High School moved out of the Sierra Foothill League, their rivalry with Woodcreek has diminished with many sports teams not facing each other; basketball, however, has not. Roseville has played Woodcreek once in each of the last two seasons. This matchup will be different, because it's...

BASKETBALL: Girls varsity looking to advance

BLAKE BEAMAN and BRANDON DEL ROSARIO

December 10, 2016

The varsity girls basketball team is looking to make an even bigger splash in the Capital Valley Conference this season after finishing 7-7 in league play and 16-13 overall last year. The girls made it to the second round of playoffs last year, taking down the Del Oro Eagles in the first round but losin...