Eye of the Tiger

EOTSN: September 13, 2016

EOTSN: September 13, 2016

September 14, 2016


Filed under Sports

In this EOTSN, Nick Chang covers the return of two RHS alumni, Andrew Tawlks and Grady Allen, to RHS football. Tawlks and Allen played on varsity football while at RHS and are now serving as coaches on the JV football team.

Prospective varsity basketball players join cross country

Prospective varsity basketball players join cross country

JACKSON ESPARZA and NOLAN FRAME

September 13, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Cross Country, Sports, What's New

This year, five members of the varsity boys basketball team, senior Sean Granucci and juniors Hunter Hammond, Jase Giorgi, Cooper Baddley and Jack Visger, have joined the cross country team in order to condition themselves for the upcoming winter season. Basketball coach Greg Granucci suggested run...

VOLLEYBALL: Tigers start out league with win over Del Campo

VOLLEYBALL: Tigers start out league with win over Del Campo

KYLIE IRWIN, KARLI DUGGER, and BLAKE BEAMAN

September 13, 2016


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Varsity The varsity volleyball team recorded another win for their season against the Del Campo Cougars. They improved to a four game win-streak, starting out league with a win. The team handled the Cougars three sets to zero, with scores of 25-15, 25-4 and 25-15. Junior defensive specialis...

Varsity football defeats River Valley on strength of rushing game

Varsity football defeats River Valley on strength of rushing game

JAMIE BATEMAN

September 12, 2016


Filed under Sports, What's New

Last week, the varsity football team hit the road again for their final preseason game and defeated the River Valley Falcons by a score of 34-6. In the third straight convincing win for the Tigers – the Tigers won 42-23 against Rio Linda and 38-0 against Chico – they were once again anchored by a s...

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: Sept. 5 – 11

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: Sept. 5 – 11

BLAKE BEAMAN

September 11, 2016


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The Performance of the Week for Sept. 5 - 11 is senior running back Brendan McMinn’s three-touchdown game against the River Valley Falcons. McMinn’s dominating performance helped the Tigers secure a 34-6 victory to finish the preseason undefeated at 3-0. McMinn was an offensive machine against...

Senior Keegan Ness commits to Oregon State for soccer

Senior Keegan Ness commits to Oregon State for soccer

JASON RUSSELL

September 9, 2016


Filed under Sports, What's New

Last June, one of Roseville High School’s very own soccer players, senior Keegan Ness, verbally committed to playing for Oregon State University. Though receiving interest from other colleges and universities, Ness said that as soon as OSU offered him a scholarship, he was ready to commit.   Ness currently...

Freshman girls volleyball take down Woodcreek, head into league 3-0

Freshman girls volleyball take down Woodcreek, head into league 3-0

BLAKE BEAMAN

September 9, 2016


Filed under Sports

The freshman girls volleyball team took on the Woodcreek Timberwolves last night, winning two out of three  sets, thus winning their third match of the year. Freshman setter Samantha Beaman thinks the team has been playing very well, and will be ready for when league play comes around. “We ha...

JV girls volleyball beat Timberwolves in last preseason matchup

JV girls volleyball beat Timberwolves in last preseason matchup

BLAKE BEAMAN

September 9, 2016


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The JV girls volleyball team took on the Woodcreek Timberwolves last night, winning the first two sets by scores of 25-12 and 25-21. Sophomore defensive specialist Makayla Lira thinks the team played well and has seen improved over the first three games. “We have been constantly improving as...

Varsity volleyball defeats Woodcreek in four sets

Varsity volleyball defeats Woodcreek in four sets

KYLIE IRWIN and KARLI DUGGER

September 9, 2016


Filed under Sports

The girl’s varsity volleyball team defeated the Woodcreek Timberwolves in 4 sets. The scores of the sets were 25-16, 25-22, 25-27 and 25-11. Still, junior setter, Jessie Donahue, feels that the team did not play to their best ability, because they were over confident before the game due to defea...

Tigers look to improve on 2-0 record against Falcons tomorrow night

Tigers look to improve on 2-0 record against Falcons tomorrow night

JAMIE BATEMAN

September 8, 2016


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After a second preseason blowout victory over the Rio Linda Knights last Friday, the varsity team will hit the road again and travel to Yuba City to take on the River Valley Falcons tomorrow night. The Falcons are 0-2 so far this year but their losses have come from two formidable opponents, Wood...

Tigers defeat Knights 42-23, remain undefeated in preseason

Tigers defeat Knights 42-23, remain undefeated in preseason

JAMIE BATEMAN and DOMINIC TAYLOR

September 7, 2016


Filed under Sports

On Friday the varsity football team traveled to Rio Linda and defeated the Knights 42-23. The win advanced the Tigers to 2-0 in preseason play. Senior running back Brendan McMinn led the way for the Tigers, scoring three touchdowns on the ground. McMinn credits his success to the work of the offensive...

Water polo aims to start seasons on high note

Water polo aims to start seasons on high note

KALE JIBSON and BEN WELKER

September 7, 2016


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized, What's New

Varsity Boys varsity water polo is looking to have a rebound year after a poor showing last year. The team has a lot of juniors and they are off to a good start with a 2-1 record coming out of the Brentwood Tournament at Heritage High School last weekend. Along with having a general more successfu...