Eye of the Tiger

Sophomore Josh Alger commits to UCLA

Sophomore Josh Alger commits to UCLA

JAMES WADMAN

May 3, 2019

Last week Josh Alger made an unofficial visit to UCLA and on Thursday Alger verbally committed to UCLA. Alger is a three sport athlete playing on the varsity basketball team and the JV football team. Alger averaged 10.4 points per game, 5.8 rebounds per game, and 1.8 assists per game. This year f...

RHS Tennis competes in CVC wide tournament

RHS Tennis competes in CVC wide tournament

HUNTER HATCH

April 30, 2019

Last week, the Roseville High School Tennis team participated in a CVC tournament with players from all eight schools in the CVC. Roseville was able to go into to the tournament strong and come out strong bringing home five championships from the tournament, with wins from James Jones in the four singles, M...

Tigers leave spring baseball tournament two for two

Tigers leave spring baseball tournament two for two

BRAYDEN DOTOLI

April 24, 2019

This spring break the Roseville High School baseball team played in a spring baseball tournament. The Tigers finished the tournament with a 2-2 overall record, beating Whitney and Vintage, and losing to Ponderosa and Del Campo. Roseville beat Whitney with a score of 13-2, with the help of great pitching fro...

Athletic scholarships grant academic opportunities

Athletic scholarships grant academic opportunities

BELLA AYALA

April 15, 2019

Trying to earn an athletic scholarship is both physically and mentally draining for an athlete. Young athletes must learn to mature faster than their peers, as they must learn elevated time management, leadership and communication skills if they want to be recruited. Every day for an athlete is truly...

The cost: Chasing athletic scholarships

The cost: Chasing athletic scholarships

BELLA AYALA

April 11, 2019

Earning a college scholarship weighs heavily on the minds of many high school athletes. Over the course of a two-part series, junior Bella Ayala explores what is involved in this pursuit. The article below focuses on the costs and consequences of chasing an athletic scholarship. In our next issue, Ay...

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: April 1 – 5

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: April 1 – 5

COBY ESTRADA

April 5, 2019

The performance of the week for the week of April 1 is the varsity girls softball team’s performance against Bella Vista. The Tigers defeated the Bella Vista Broncos in dominating fashion 11-0. Sophomore Lauren Mirtoni led the team in RBI’s that night with three and hitting two for two on the...

Freshman stands out on varsity golf

Freshman stands out on varsity golf

BELLA AYALA

April 2, 2019

Throughout the years, the Roseville High School varsity golf team has found their roster mixed with a variety of ages. This year the team finds themselves upperclassman heavy with seven seniors, one junior and one freshman standout - Carter Jones. Jones is a seasoned golfer and although bein...

WEEKLY ROUNDUP: RHS dominates track competition

WEEKLY ROUNDUP: RHS dominates track competition

NATALIE RUSSELL and JAMES WADMAN

April 1, 2019

NATALIE RUSSELL Last Wednesday, the RHS track team traveled to Inderkum High school and competed in their second CVC meet of the season.  Overall, the team took first in 32 of the 58 events. Girls JV, Girls Varsity, and Boys Varsity all took a win against the Inderkum Tigers So far this season, the G...

Playing up, the gender gap

Playing up, the gender gap

BELLA AYALA

March 29, 2019

PHYSICAL DIFFERENCES: Because of the developmental gap between boys and girls, high schools typically do see more girls getting pulled up at a younger age than boys, because they are just as developed as the upperclassmen. Girls typically end puberty between the ages of 15-16, while boys typically end at t...

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: March 25 – 29

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: March 25 – 29

HUNTER HATCH

March 29, 2019

On March 26, the boys tennis had an outstanding performance against their cross town rival Woodcreek Timberwolves, who were 6-3 before playing the Tigers. It was an outstanding and intense match between the two schools. Woodcreek jumped out with an early lead on the Tigers, winning the first four...

Scheduling of sports limits player participation

Scheduling of sports limits player participation

BRAYDEN DOTOLI

March 28, 2019

Golf and baseball are two sports that can go hand-in-hand, yet currently, boys can’t play both sports due to the fact that they are both spring sports. Girls golf plays at the start of fall making it a fall sport, pushing boys golf to be during the spring. Why can’t both girls and guys play at...

WEEKLY ROUNDUP: Spring sports start strong

WEEKLY ROUNDUP: Spring sports start strong

BELLA AYALA, BRAYDEN DOTOLI, and HUNTER HATCH

March 22, 2019

SOFTBALL BELLA AYALA The varsity softball team went 2-0 this week, dominating both of their opponents. The Tigers defeated the Antelope Titans 12-1, and the River Valley Falcons 10-0. The team is currently 3-0 in league and tied for first place with the Yuba City Honkers who they will play...