basketball

Section releases brackets

Six area high school basketball teams will host first-round games this week as the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs get underway. The section released brackets Sunday for the girls, w ...

Barry will battle CIF in court

Del Oro High transfer Remi Barry will take the California Interscholastic Federation to court today. Barry’s attorney, Mark A. Campbell, notified the CIF and the Sac-Joaquin Se ...

Guiles making most of opportunity in Texas

Even at the junior college level, the jump from high school to college basketball is an eye-opening one. Colfax High graduate Ethan Guiles found that out this season at Grayson Co ...

Thunder football star Jackson Cummings to play for Yale

Rocklin High’s sensational senior running back Jackson Cummings will be playing football for Yale University starting in the fall. Cummings, 5-foot-8 and 190 pounds, scored 42 to ...

Hoops fathers share unique connection with sons

“It’s great,” are the two words Geoff Broyles and Mike O’Connell, head basketball coaches of Del Oro and Colfax, respectively, agree upon. Both coaches are fortunate to hav ...

CIF panel denies Barry's appeal

LOOMIS — The California Interscholastic Federation denied Monday a Del Oro High transfer’s plea to play basketball for the Golden Eagles this season. Remi Barry, a 6-foot-7 se ...

Colfax heats up, hammers Lincoln

COLFAX — The snow was falling outside the Colfax High gymnasium Thursday night. Inside, it took a while for the Falcons’ shots to start falling. As soon as they did, the Colfa ...

Salmonson’s transformation

To look at him now, you would never guess that Ryan Salmonson’s sport of choice five years ago was ping-pong. But back in seventh grade, two years before he set foot on a basket ...

Witts’ hoops legacy continuing at Colfax

Justin Witt, a two-year starting forward for Colfax High, is the third member of the Witt family to make an impact on the local high school basketball scene. He follows in the foot ...

Colfax boys roll past Roseville, 68-33

The Colfax High boys basketball team crushed Roseville 68-33 in its final tuneup before Pioneer Valley League play begins Wednesday. Junior Ben Buell and senior Justin Witt scored ...