Eye of the Tiger

Athletic scholarships grant academic opportunities

Athletic scholarships grant academic opportunities

BELLA AYALA

April 15, 2019


Filed under Sport Opinion, Sports

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

April 11, 2019


Filed under Editor's Picks, Sports

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


Filed under Sports

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


Filed under Boys Golf, Sports, Spring Sports

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


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

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


Filed under Editor's Picks, Sports, Spring Sports

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


Filed under Sports

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


Filed under Sport Opinion, Sports

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


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

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...

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: March 18 – 22

PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: March 18 – 22

ELENA BATEMAN

March 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

The Performance of the week for the week of March 21 is boys varsity volleyball defeating the Inderkum tigers in three straight sets. This win brought Roseville’s undefeated league record to 8-0 and helped secure their first place spot in the CVC. Roseville swept Inderkum in all three sets with...

Give student athletes the props they deserve

Give student athletes the props they deserve

BELLA AYALA

March 14, 2019


Filed under Sport Opinion, Sports

As a high level student athlete, I’ve had people call me things and tell me things that have and will continue to affect me, not only my whole athletic career, but my whole life. I’ve been told I’m crazy, told that my goals are too big, that I will never make it. I’m not fast enough, I’m...

Boys tennis gets two new coaches

Boys tennis gets two new coaches

HUNTER HATCH

March 12, 2019


Filed under Boys Tennis, Sports, Spring Sports

This year, Roseville High School’s tennis team will be introducing two new coaches to the program, Michael Cerecedes and Teri Lacey. This decision came after longtime tennis coach Donny Nush decided to vacate the position and allow another coach to run the program. According to Cerecedes, he was encouraged...