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Senior Jake Littlejohn named First Tee “Player of the Year”

Senior Jake Littlejohn named First Tee “Player of the Year”

JUSTIN VARLAMOV

March 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

Senior golfer Jake Littlejohn received the First Tee of Greater Sacramento’s 2016 season Player of the Year award for the U16-18 age group after playing in the organization’s final tournament of the season at Timber Creek Golf Course on March 4. Even though Littlejohn placed third in the la...

BASEBALL: Varsity’s fate uncertain after past years’ mixed results

BASEBALL: Varsity’s fate uncertain after past years’ mixed results

DOMINIC TAYLOR

March 13, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports

As spring sports transition into full-swing, the varsity baseball team has taken the mound and is staring down the upcoming league season with high hopes. The Tigers return the majority of their team from last year, however, with the league championship success of the 2015 season and the rebuilding year...

SOFTBALL: Varsity girls look to repeat last year’s success

SOFTBALL: Varsity girls look to repeat last year’s success

DOMINIC TAYLOR

March 9, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, What's New

After a 2-2 preseason start, and with league play beginning next week, the varsity softball team looks to capitalize on last season’s success this year. The Tigers ended last season with a 21-8-1 record, a Capital Valley Conference league championship and a playoff berth where they advanced to the qua...

BASKETBALL: Varsity girls take down Montgomery in first round of state playoffs

BASKETBALL: Varsity girls take down Montgomery in first round of state playoffs

BRANDON DEL ROSARIO

March 9, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, What's New

Last night, the varsity girls basketball team pulled out a comeback victory over the Montgomery Vikings in the first round of the CIF Division II NorCal state tournament. The 58-51 upset against the eighth-seeded Vikings gave the program its first state-tournament win in in the past two decades. The...

BASKETBALL: Varsity girls get second chance at state playoffs

BASKETBALL: Varsity girls get second chance at state playoffs

BRANDON DEL ROSARIO

March 8, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, What's New

Last weekend, the California Interscholastic Federation State Girls Basketball Division II tournament committee announced that the varsity girls basketball team is back in action and awarded them the ninth seed in the NorCal state tournament. The Tigers will play on the road against the eighth-seeded ...

EOTSN: March 7, 2017

EOTSN: March 7, 2017

March 7, 2017


Filed under EOTSN, Sports, What's New

Senior Josh Carson recaps the varsity girls soccer team's section final victory.

Baseball preview

Baseball preview

DOM TAYLOR

March 6, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, What's New

As Winter sports end and Spring sports begin, the Roseville varsity baseball team is gearing up for a fresh new season. Roseville returns a majority of its team from last year, however with the league championship success of the 2015 season and the rebuilding year of the 2016 season, it is anyone’s g...

Softball preview

Softball preview

DOM TAYLOR

March 6, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, What's New

With the start of the 2017 Roseville softball season only days away, intrigue is building as to how this year’s team will build on the success of last year. Roseville ended last season with a 21-8-1 record, a CVC league championship and a playoff berth, where they advanced to the quarterfinals of the d...

SOCCER: Varsity girls defeat Granite Bay

SOCCER: Varsity girls defeat Granite Bay

KEEGAN NESS and JAMIE BATEMAN

March 2, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, What's New

The varsity girls soccer team continued its impressive playoff run with a 3-0 win against Granite Bay yesterday afternoon in the Sac-Joaquin Section semi-finals. With the win against the third seeded Grizzlies, the Tigers advance to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II championship game on Saturday a...

SOCCER: Varsity girls to face Granite Bay

SOCCER: Varsity girls to face Granite Bay

JASON RUSSELL

March 1, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, What's New

The varsity girls soccer team is the last of Roseville High School’s four winter sports teams remaining in the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs and will take on the Granite Bay Grizzlies, the number three seed, in the semi-finals today. Last week in the quarterfinals, the girls beat the second-seeded...

Sports staff lay out their top ten winter athletes

Sports staff lay out their top ten winter athletes

BRANDON DEL ROSARIO, JAMIE BATEMAN, KEEGAN NESS, JUSTIN VARLAMOV, and BEN WELKER

February 27, 2017


Filed under Sports, What's New

#1: Shelbie McKay Taking the top spot on the winter sports list is senior girls basketball shooting guard Shelbie McKay. The four-year varsity player averaged a Capital Valley Conference league high of 16.7 points per game as well as 7.5 rebounds per game. McKay also earned the honor of CVC Most Va...

SOCCER: Varsity boys’ season comes to end against Gregori

SOCCER: Varsity boys’ season comes to end against Gregori

KEEGAN NESS

February 24, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, What's New

The varsity boys soccer team’s postseason ended last night after falling 1-0 to the ninth-seeded Gregori Jaguars in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoffs.      To make it to the second round, the Tigers defeated the Rodriguez Mustangs last Tuesday in a 3-1 comeback ...