Eye of the Tiger

CIF introduces new rules to combat concussions


October 26, 2015

Jason Wilson, 14 Roseville High School students have been diagnosed with concussions this school year. The California Interscholastic Federation has set in place new rules this year to help reduce the number of concussion related injuries resulting from sports in high schools throughout California. One...

CIF recognizes cheer as sport


October 26, 2015

Earlier this month, the state legislature unanimously passed Assembly Bill 949 which approved the classification of competitive cheerleading as a California Interscholastic Federation sport. Signed on October 7, this bill will take effect during the 2017 - 18 school year. Under this legislation, the...

High school overtime football rules riddled with flaws


October 12, 2015

Two weeks ago, the Roseville High School Tigers and the Del Campo Cougars were locked in an intense overtime football game. The game lasted three hours and 19 minutes, when an average high school football game lasts a little over two hours. In this particular case the Cougars and the Tigers were going...

Girls polo ends league season with 3-3 record

October 12, 2015

The girls varsity water polo team has finished its league season with a record of 3-3 in the Capital Valley Conference. The Tigers still have four tournaments to go before their full season is over. Varsity coach Paul Stewart believes that he has a great group of girls on the team who work very hard...

Kwong leads team to top of CVC


October 12, 2015

Led by junior Kayla Kwong, the Roseville High School varsity girls golf team has now improved to 10-0 in league matches and is the number one team in the Capital Valley Conference. Kwong is the team’s number one golfer and it is her performance that is driving the golf team to success. Kwong’s...

Sophomores attend Marine camp to prepare for JV football season


October 12, 2015

Roseville High School sophomores Will Risse and Danny Garcia attended a Marine camp in San Diego over the summer with hopes of preparing themselves for the JV football season. According to Risse, their ten day stay at San Diego was brutal but was also a beneficial experience.. “We would wake...

New CVC baseball rules limit field access


October 12, 2015

The newly elected head of the Central Valley Conference, Paul Martinez – who is also Oakmont’s varsity baseball coach – proposed a rule change this year that would ensure that only varsity baseball teams play on CVC varsity fields. The league then passed this initiative and implemented it immediately. Last...

JV water polo uses younger players, unity to dominate


May 24, 2015

As of last Friday, the junior varsity boys water polo team has a record of 13-2 this season including tournament play. The Tigers do not have any more league matches scheduled but are continuing their season with tournaments and non-league games. Sophomore goalie Peter Edmonson feels that one of the ...