Eye of the Tiger

TENNIS: Tigers fall short against Whitney

TENNIS: Tigers fall short against Whitney

ELENA BATEMAN

September 20, 2016

Varsity The varsity tennis team lost 6-3 to the Whitney Wildcats on Tuesday, marking the team’s eighth loss this season. Junior Anna Pratt believes that although the girls may have lost, they played hard. “Whitney is one of the top four teams to beat in order to get to playoffs,” Pra...

EOTSN: September 20, 2016

EOTSN: September 20, 2016

September 20, 2016

In this edition of edition of EOTSN, senior Josh Carson introduces "Tuesday Topic Tackle," a segment where Carson gives his take on a topic in RHS athletics.

Senior overcomes cheer injury, returns to passion

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KYLIE IRWIN and KARLI DUGGER

September 19, 2016

After a two-year-long absence from cheerleading due to injury, senior Miranda Santos decided that this year would be the year to return to the sport she loves and is now cheering on the Roseville High School squad. During a practice for the Cal Fame IV cheerleading team during her freshman year, Santos...

Golf on pace for another title win

(GEORGE HUGHES/EYE OF THE TIGER) Senior number one varsity golfer Kayla Kwong lines up a putt at Cameron Park Country Club in the Tigers’ match against the Ponderosa Bruins. The Tigers beat the Bruins 249-250 in their closest margin of victory this season, improving their record to 6-0.

MEGAN ANDERSON

September 19, 2016

Currently 6-0, team looks to earn back-to-back first place league finishes

BATEMAN: Schedule demands unfair to student athletes

BATEMAN: Schedule demands unfair to student athletes

JAMIE BATEMAN

September 19, 2016

If you are a student athlete, you have probably heard a coach say that academics are more important than sports. Does the statement “grades always come before sports” sound familiar? For the most part, coaches maintain this philosophy and will act accordingly. But, in some cases, coaches forge...

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: Sept. 12 – 18

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: Sept. 12 - 18

ELENA BATEMAN and EMILY WRIGHT

September 18, 2016

The Performance of the Week of Sept. 12-18 is the varsity girls tennis team’s 9-0 sweep against the Antelope Titans. This was the girls’ second league win and also their most dominant victory this season. Senior Stephanie Lunar believes that the team was very focused on maintaining strength and...

EOTSN: September 16, 2016

EOTSN: September 16, 2016

September 16, 2016

In this edition of EOTSN, junior Blake Beaman scopes out potential league rivals for varsity football.

EOTSN: September 13, 2016

EOTSN: September 13, 2016

September 14, 2016

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

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JACKSON ESPARZA and NOLAN FRAME

September 13, 2016

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

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KYLIE IRWIN, KARLI DUGGER, and BLAKE BEAMAN

September 13, 2016

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

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JAMIE BATEMAN

September 12, 2016

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

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BLAKE BEAMAN

September 11, 2016

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...