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Sheldon edges Pleasant Grove for D-I four-peat
Sheldon's Darin Johnson scores 21 points and Antonio Lewis added 14, along with big contributions from Dakarai Allen, D'Erryl Williams, and Ryan Manning
St. Mary's gets a battle from Kennedy, but pulls away in late for D-I title
Despite Kennedy having a lead late in the third, St. Mary's was too strong in the final quarter
Antelope makes it back-to-back D-II section titles with 70-63 win over Grant
Antelope's Gabe Bealer scores a team-high 24 points in the win
Liberty Ranch falls to Summerville in D-IV final
Meserole leads Liberty Ranch with 24 points, but it's not enough to stop Summerville in the fourth quarter
Sac High claims D-II title sparked by Durr's 27 points
Sac High defeats Florin, 48-37. Chaya Durr leads the way for the Dragons with a game-high 27 points, while Ayanna Edwards adds 11 rebounds and seven blocks.
Bradshaw Christian downs Bear River, captures D-IV crown
Lions get 19 points from Erika Bean and 18 points from Ashley Jones
Christian Brothers claims D-III title with 61-56 win over Vanden
Alicia Gonzalez led the Falcons with 18 points, Niel Valmores added 15 points.
Cougars repeat as D-V section champs
Tyler Jennings connected on a free throw with 0.7 seconds left in regulation to left Capital Christian to a 40-39 win over Brookside Christian
No. 2 Pleasant Grove advances to D-I section final with win over No. 3 Bella Vista
The Eagles will take on the No. 1 Sheldon Huskies in the Division I championship
Antelope and Grant to meet in boys D-II section final
Antelope advances with a 55-47 win over Rocklin, while No. 4 Grant upsets No. 1 Sacramento by a final of 72-69.
Sheldon advances to D-I title game
Behind 25 points from D'Erryl Williams and 22 points from Darin Johnson, Sheldon takes care of business with an 86-72 win over Bethel.
Woodcreek football coach Hildebrand resigns
After six years as head coach for the Woodcreek football team, Hildebrand steps down to spend more time with this family
SureWest's Top 20 girl's basketball rankings
Sac High leads the way at No. 1, followed by Oak Ridge, Pleasant Grove, and Kennedy.
SureWest's Top 20 boys rankings
SureWest Sports' Top 20 boys basketball rankings (Jan 7)
South leaps North in All-City Football Classic
The South prevails 16-12, with MVP honors going to defensive lineman Joe Vitoria of Galt. North MVP was quarterback Dillon Smith
Granite Bay's 21-20 win over Long Beach Poly secures school's first state football title
Finnerty reports - Grizzlies' trip to Carson
Day 1 - bus ride with team to So. Cal, and a personal look at some of the players and coaches
Follow Finnerty on his trip to from Carson
SureWest Sports host Mike Finnerty will blog, tweet, and update Facebook on his travels to Carson with the Granite Bay football team.
All City Football Classic announces rosters
The inaugural All City Football Classic all star game features the best Division IV-VI players in the Sacramento region as North and South squads square off at Del Oro on December 22.
St. Francis fall short in D-I state final
The St. Francis Troubadours fell 3-1 to Marymount of Los Angeles in the Division I state championship on Saturday.
Waterproof Folsom sinks Elk Grove for title
Folsom overcomes the rain and delivers with a 44-18 win over Elk Grove to capture the Division II section title, and will now move on to next week's regional championship
Finnerty, Joe D talk football on ESPN 1320
Today's show provides a recap of Granite Bay-Oak Ridge, a preview of Folsom-Elk Grove, Coaches and Players of the Year, and more
Eagles punch ticket for D-III title game
Vista Del Lago's second half surge led to a 28-21 win over Inderkum in the Division III semi-final.
Oak Ridge dumps Burbank, heads to D-I section championship
Oak Ridge took a 17-point second quarter and cruised to a 24-6 win over Burbank in the Division I semi-final game.
Folsom buries Vacaville in round two
Jake Browning's five touchdown passes lead Folsom to a 49-13 route of Vacaville
St. Francis adds another title to the collection
St. Francis captured the program's 12th volleyball section title with a 3-0 win over Granite Bay.
El Camino, D-II champs again
The El Camino Eagles beat Gregori of Modesto, 3-1, for their section straight Division II section championship.
Comeback win leads Oakmont to D-III title
Oakmont rallied for a 2-0 deficit to beat Vista Del Lago, 3-2, for their first girls volleyball section title.
Valley Christian falls short in DVI final
The Valley Christian Lions of Roseville fell 3-1 to Turlock Christian in the Division VI section championship
Woodland Christian adds another DV banner
The Cardinals of Woodland Christian captured their fourth overall section title with a 3-0 win over Le Grand
Bear River takes D-IV crown
Bear River defeats Ripon Christian, 3-1, for the Division IV section championship
Monroe, defense lead Del Oro over St. Mary's
Del Oro's Brandon Monroe rushed for 292 yards and three touchdowns in a 21-10 win over St. Mary's in round two of the Division II playoffs
Vista Del Lago thumps Lincoln in round one
Vista Del Lago buries the Lincoln, 44-0, in round one of the Division III section playoffs
Jr. Herd cruise to SVUSA title
The Elk Grove Jr. Thundering Herd defeat the Woodland Jr. Wolves, 24-0, for the Sierra Valley USA midget division title and a 10-0 season.
Del Campo tops Rio Linda, takes CVC
The Del Campo defense held Rio Linda scoreless in the fourth to beat the Knights, 34-28, and capture the Capital Valley Conference championship.
Girls tennis section playoff preview
SureWest Sports correspondent Dale Eckenberg breaks down the Division I and II playoffs
St. Francis reclaims Masters title
Woodland's Sara Scarlett shot a round of 70 for first place in the individual competition
No. 2 Franklin defeats top-ranked Elk Grove
Franklin's 17-7 win was a combination of dominant defense and timely scoring
Granite Bay edges Rocklin in OT thriller
In double overtime, Grizzlies quarterback Grant Caraway passes for a touchdown and runs for another, and the defense recovers a game-ending fumble.
SureWest Sports - Top 10 tennis rankings
Granite Bay girls still No. 1, while Davis, Oak Ridge, Bella Vista, and Rocklin round up top five
SureWest rankings - No. 3 Folsom is for real
In girl's volleyball, St. Francis continues to dominate while Oakmont surges to No. 6
Ruiz commits to Washington
Del Oro senior Brianna Ruiz will play basketball next year for the Huskies, turning down offers from Louisville, Kansas, and Nebraska amongst many.
Whitney the big winner at CAL meet
Wildcats boys and girls cruise to league victory in cross country
Miller hired as Rio Americano head coach
VIDEO INTERVIEW - Miller is the winningest coach in the section, with 257 lifetime victories, returns to the sidelines
Vanderdoes selected Army All-American
ON-CAMERA INTERVIEW WITH VANDERDOES
SureWest tennis rankings - Bella Vista rising
Granite Bay is still No. 1, but watch out for Bella Vista
SureWest's football, volleyball Top 20
Is No. 5 Oak Ridge the best team in the area? They take no No. 4 Folsom at home this week. St. Francis still No. 1 in volleyball.
Placer buries Woodcreek early in 54-14 rout
Hillmen quarterback Peter Denham throws three first quarter touchdown passes to spark early offense.
Eagles sweep Raiders in league opener
No. 2 El Camino defeats No. 11 Rio Americano, 3-0
Titans back on track with win over Eagles
Antelope defeats El Camino, 3-0, for first win in two weeks. Rogan O'Connor scored two goals for the Titans.
Grizzlies remain No. 1
SureWest Sports - Top 10 rankings
Oak Ridge moves up, St. Francis still No. 1
SureWest Sports - Top 20 rankings
Elk Grove still the clear No. 1
SureWest Sports - Top 20 rankings
Pleasant Grove's James commits to Arizona
Dezja James, senior for Pleasant Grove High School, and AAU player for Cal Sparks NorCal, is a versatile 6'0" forward
Jr. Tigers too strong for Jr. Grizzlies
The Roseville Jr. Tigers defeat the Granite Bay Jr. Grizzlies, 22-8, to open up a two-game lead on the Midget North standings.
Herd's big second half sinks Miners
Elk Grove running back Robert Frazier rushes for 303 yards and three touchdowns, while Wadus Parker adds a pair of rushing touchdowns
Oak Ridge, Rocklin pick up big wins
No. 5 Oak Rige defeats No. 2 St. Francis, while No. 7 Rocklin edges No. 4 Del Oro in Thursday afternoon action
Granite Bay tops SureWest's tennis charts
St. Francis, Davis, and Del Oro round out top four of this week's Top 10 rankings
Herd Holding firm at No. 1, Oak Ridge rising
Pleasant Grove, Del Oro, and Grant all drop in rankings.
St. Francis still No. 1
Top six teams remain, Oakmont jumps into top ten.
Jesuit, Sperbeck shine in Holy Bowl
Quarterback Thomas Sperbeck accounted for all four touchdowns in Jesuit's 28-23 win over Christian Brothers
Late touchdown sparks Raiders to win
Rio Americano quarterback Matt Lyon scores the game-winning touchdown to beat Davis, 26-21
Burbank makes adjustments, downs Del Oro
Burbank overcomes terrible first quarter to come back and beat Del Oro, 28-23
No. 1 St. Francis fends off No. 2 El Camino
The Troubadours win 3-1 (25-22, 21-25, 25-18, 25-19), but lose their first set of the season.
Broncos stay unbeaten with win over Pacers
is Bella Vista even better than it was last year?
St. Francis the clear No. 1, El Camino rising
Bella Vista, Oak Ridge, and Nevada Union all move up, while Oakmont, Monterey Trail, Davis, and Franklin make their debut in the Top 20
Elk Grove remains No. 1, Franklin moves up
Burbank moves up and Grant falls, while Rio Linda, Rocklin, and Jesuit join the Top 20
Oak Ridge dominates Washington, 49-0
Trojans improve to 3-0, but the schedule will get tougher
Granite Bay and Jesuit play to a 1-1 tie
Area powers battle for soccer bragging rights in Capital Challenge Cup
St. Francis takes High Sierra championship
Troubadours defeat Bishop Manogue of Reno, 25-12 and 25-21
Nevada Union wins big - news, notes & more
Finnerty's news, notes, and observations from last night's Nevada Union win over Grant
Elk Grove holds top spot in rankings
Franklin moves up, and there are three new teams to the Top 20
Lampley, Franklin shine in win at Battle
Franklin defeats Thousand Oaks (So. Cal), 38-28, sparked by four touchdown, two interception performance by Trevon Lampley
SureWest's preseason Top 15 football teams
Elk Grove leads the season off as our preseason No. 1
The prep football season kicks off tonight
Preseason No. 1 Elk Grove travels to Lincoln of Stockton, while No. 6 Del Oro and No. 7 Franklin take on So. Cal powers at the Battle for Veterans
Del Oro's Monroe commits to San Jose State
Early commitment based on Monroe's major of animation graphic design and desire to be near home
Gray picked as SureWest's top female athlete
Elk Grove's two-sport standout, Carlee Gray, was selected by SureWest Sports as this year's Female Athlete of the Year
North doubles up South, 10-5, in Optimist
North MVP Jordan Courage (Del Oro) struck out six, and allowed no hits and no runs in the final three winnings, while South MVP Carlee Gray of Elk Grove had a three-run homer
Lions roar to fourth D-VII title in five years
Sophomore Jeremiah Moore tosses a two-hitter against Millennium to help lead Valley Christian of Roseville to a 6-0 win, and VCA's fourth D-VII section title in the last five years
Woodcreek defeats Granite Bay, 9-2, to capture the Division II section championship. Stephen Nogosek pitched a two-hit gem, while the offense delivered one timely hit after another
SureWest selects Keeney as top male athlete
Brendan Keeney was quarterback for the D-I champion Granite Bay Grizzlies, first team All-SFL and All-Metro. In baseball, Keeney is the ace of a Grizzlies pitching staff that will play for a D-II title on Monday
Harmonious Huskies repeat as D-I champs
Sheldon makes it back-to-back Division I section championships with an 8-1 win over Ponderosa, putting the cap on a dominant postseason performance
Bear River, champions once again
The Bear River Bruins win their fourth section title in five years with a 9-3 win over Whitney, sending 18-year head coach Duane Zauner out on top
Woodcreek nabs D-II title with late rally
Down 2-0 heading to the bottom of the seventh, Woodcreek scores three runs to beat Del Campo, 3-2
Granite Bay advances to D-II championship
Granite Bay bounced back from 7-5 loss in Game 2 to beat McClatchy 12-7 in the deciding Game 3 of the D-II section semi-finals.
Sheldon stays red-hot, downs Elk Grove
The Sheldon Huskies advance to the Division I winner's bracket semi-final round with a 10-2 victory over Elk Grove.
Rio Americano repeats as D-III champs
The Raiders get a 3-0 win over Antelope to make it four section championships in the last six years
Vista Del Lago needs OT to claim D-IV banner
The Vista Del Lago Eagles scored two goals in overtime to beat Cosumnes Oaks, 4-2, to capture their first girls section soccer championship
Woodcreek takes DII soccer championship
The Timberwolves capture their first girls soccer title with a 4-0 win over league rival Del Oro
Granite Bay sweeps Rocklin for third DI title
Granite Bay prevails over Rocklin in a three-set sweep for third D-I title in the last four years
Eagles soar to another volleyball title
Vista Del Lago defeats Whitney, 3-0, to capture it's second straight Division II section championship in boys volleyball
Rollings, Yates SureWest's top coaches
SureWest Sports' 2011-2012 Coaches of the Year are Sheldon boys basketball coach Joey Rollings and Union Mine girls volleyball coach Mike Yates
Valley Christian pummels Tioga in round one
Defending D-VII champion Lions end game early with 11-0 win, Shaw dominates on the hill
Franklin stuns Pleasant Grove, Jesuit falls
Franklin pounds out 15 hits in an 11-5 win over Pleasant Grove, while Vacaville jumps out to a 3-0 lead on Jesuit and holds on to win 3-2.
Record setting day at the Masters
Granite Bay shoots a Masters record 363 to take first place, while Del Oro's Austin Smotherman sets the individual record with a 65
Jesuit holding strong at No. 1
The Jesuit Marauders stay atop the SureWest Top 15, as does Del Oro in softball
Rio Americano takes over first in the CAL
Raiders are looking for their sixth straight Capital Athletic League title, and their fourth D-III section championship over that same span
Big bats power No. 4 Casa Roble by Oakmont
Kystal Aubert's three-run HR in the third inning put Casa Roble up for good
Vista Del Lago takes over first place in SVC
The Eagles defeat SureWest's No. 9 Cosumnes Oaks, 9-6, to take the season series
Grizzlies stay red hot with 9-3 over T-Wolves
Granite Bay get 9-3 win over Woodcreek to stay unbeaten in SFL
No. 4 Del Oro blanks No. 1 Woodcreek, 3-0
Del Oro's Jordan Courage pitches a two-hit shutout for the Golden Eagles, and delivers at the plate as well with a bases loaded, bases clearing double
Bella Vista, surging up SureWest rankings
Jesuit moves back into the No. 1 spot, while both Bella Vista and Grant climb
Avila-Leeper K's 17 in victory for Grant
Grant defeats Inderkum, 3-2
Early offense leads Oakmont by Sheldon
The Vikings finish in third place in the Gina Montes SureWest Easter Invitational
Woodcreek takes SureWest's JV Easter title
Timberwolves roll the Tigers, 9-1, to improve to 11-0 on the season
Bella Vista repeats as SureWest champs
Bella Vista's Cody Haley goes the distance for the 3-2 win over Oak Ridge, while Oakmont takes 3rd place
SureWest's No. 1 team is now Oak Ridge
Woodcreek holds down the No. 1 spot in softball
Granite Bay is the new No. 1
Pat Esposito's Grizzlies are No. 1 in baseball, and Woodcreek remains No. 1 in softball
Miners shutdown Vikings at Raley Field
Nevada Union snaps 3-game losing streak by defeating No. 11 Oakmont, 6-0. Miners pitching holds Oakmont to just two hits.
Woodcreek rolls Del Campo, 10-1
Six runs through the first two innings carry No. 13 Woodcreek to a 10-1 win over No. 9 Del Campo
Late game rally by Davis defeats Rocklin
With No. 3 Davis down 6-0 after four innings, the Blue Devils rally back in the final three innings to beat No. 8 Rocklin, 7-6.
No. 9 Roseville topples No. 1 Woodcreek
Roseville scores six runs in the final two innings to beat Woodcreek, 7-0
No doubt about it, Woodcreek No. 1
Woodcreek's long time head coach Art Banks has his team on a roll at 8-0 and atop the rankings.
Elk Grove takes over at No. 1
TOP 15 baseball rankings: Granite Bay jumps to No. 4, Pioneer falls to No. 15,
Kennedy's run ends in NorCal finals
Long time State power Berkeley defeats Kennedy, 56-38, to advance to the D-I State Championship.
2012 SureWest Sports Softball Preview
League-by-league analysis, predictions, teams to watch for, and players to watch
2012 SureWest Sports Baseball Preview
Predictions and analysis, plus teams and players to watch for in every league
NorCal Finals, Here We Come
The No. 3 Kennedy Cougars are heading to the D-I NorCal Championship game with a 44-40 win over No. 7 Gunn (Palo Alto)
We Meet Again
Sheldon and Jesuit will meet for the fourth time this season when they do battle for a NorCal championship this Saturday
Sheldon captures third straight D-I banner
D'erryl Williams comes alive in the fourth quarter to help carry Sheldon to a 49-44 win over Jesuit in the D-I section championship
Kennedy takes D-I title in double OT thriller
Kennedy wins third section championship in the past five years after a 62-58 win over over Oak Ridge. Lynette Johnson had 24 points for the Cougars
West Campus title run comes up short
Despite 23 points from Haley Shaner, West Campus falls to Calaveras in the D-V section championship game, 56-45
Banner day for Foothill, D-III champs
Foothill defeats Sierra, 74-52, to capture it's first boys section title since 2003 and it's fourth overall. Kelly Bender had 22 points and 11 rebounds in the win.
Section champs at last, Cougars take D-V
Capital Christian tops Central Catholic, 64-50, to capture first boys hoops section title in school history
Antelope defeats Bella Vista, seeks D-II title
No. 1 Antelope edges No. 5 Bella Vista, 55-49 to earn a trip back to the D-II section championship
Marauders top Eagles, will face Huskies next
No. 2 Jesuit edges No. 6 Pleasant Grove, 64-62, and will now face No. 1 Sheldon in a rematch of last year's D-I section championship
No. 1 Sheldon back in D-I title game
The Huskies defeat Bethel, 81-55, with up tempo play and double digit scoring by Dakari Allen (22 pts), D'erryl Williams (18 pts), and Armani Hampton (15 pts)
Florin, River City fall in D-II semis
The Division II section championship will be an all-Stockton battle between No. 1 St. Mary's and No. 3 McNair
Sac High, Modesto Christian to meet for DIII title
No. 1 Sac High defeats No. 4 Vanden, 54-32
No. 4 Kennedy punches ticket for DI final
The No. 4 Kennedy Cougars punch ticket to Division I section championship where they'll take on No. 6 seed Oak Ridge.
Oak Ridge advances to DI section final
Sende leads the Trojans with 18 points and 22 rebounds
Foothill and top seeds win, Sac High falls
In a major stunner, No. 2 Sac High falls to No. 7 Lodi
Kennedy, Florin, River City shine in Round 2
Top seed Pleasant Grove (D-I), St. Mary's (D-II), Sac High (D-III), Calaveras (D-IV), and Brookside Christian (D-V) and win. No. 2 El Camino, and No. 3 Lincoln of Stockton fall.
Antelope, tops seeds dominate round one
No. 12 seeds Oak Ridge (D-I), Cosumnes Oaks (D-II), and Vista Del Lago (D-III) all picked up surprise wins over No. 5 seeds.
Girls round one results bring no surprises
No. 12 St. Francis defeats No. 5 Monterey Trail, 61-50
Girls playoff brackets announced
SureWest Sports gives predictions for girls Division I - VI playoffs
CIF boys hoops playoff brackets unveiled
SureWest Sports boys playoff predictions along with Round 1 match ups
Watch SureWest Sports Show No. 152 today
Prep basketball highlights, and conversations with Arik Armstead (Pleasant Grove), Shaq Thompson (Grant), and Joe Davidson of the Sacramento Bee
Herenda, Riddering receive national recognition
Prepvolleyball.com honors El Camino volleyball stars Devin Herenda and Natalie Riddering
Bella Vista, Del Campo reach for CVC title
This week's coverage schedule for SureWest Sports
El Camino defeats Antelope, now 6-0 in CVC
No. 3 ranked El Camino hands Antelope a 64-53 defeat to improve to 19-4 overall and 6-0 in league play
Sheldon's Thomas tips in game winner
Sheldon's Kyi Thomas gets tip-in at buzzer to lift No. 1 Sheldon over No. 2 Jesuit, 71-70
Quotes from signing day in Elk Grove
We talked to Steven Moore and Josh Letuligasenoa of Elk Grove, Marcus Rios of Cosumnes Oaks, and Arik Armstead, DJ Dunn, and Cody Demps of Pleasant Grove
Signature day for local athletes
Quotes from one-on-one interviews SureWest's Mike Finnerty had on Wednesday Thompson (Grant), Andrews (Granite Bay), Bertrando (Del Oro), Collie (Oak Ridge), Cunha (Roseville, and Frank (Jesuit)
SureWest's Top 15 - Sheldon still at No. 1
Sac High girls remain No. 1, and we have some new additions to the rankings with Del Oro (boys), Rio Americano (girls), and Rocklin (girls).
Grant's Thompson commits to Washington
Thompson tweeted tonight that he has "committed to the UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON"
Armstead selects Oregon
(VIDEO) Pleasant Grove All-American lineman Arik Armstead announced that he will play football and basketball for the University of Oregon
Sheldon rides late 19-0 run, tops PG 74-57
SureWest's No. 1 ranked Sheldon Huskies get 22 points, 11 rebounds, and five blocks from D'erryl Williams in the victory over Pleasant Grove
Del Oro prevails in slugfest with Woodcreek
Tough shooting night for both teams, but led by Brianna Ruiz's 16 points Del Oro defeats Woodcreek 45-33
Big third quarter lifts Del Oro over Roseville
Del Oro defeats Roseville 64-53 to improve to 4-0 in the Sierra Foothill League, with Roseville dropping to 3-1.
SureWest Sports' coverage this week
Del Oro's (3-0) Brianna Ruiz will lead her team into critical league games this week against Woodcreek and Nevada Union.
No. 9 Bella Vista fends off No. 10 Del Campo
Bella Vista grabs late first quarter lead and rides it to the end in a 64-57 victory over Del Campo.
Sheldon takes over at No. 1
With Sheldon's 88-70 win over previous No. 1 Jesuit last week, the Huskies were the obvious choice.
Antelope defeats Center at Common Good
Antelope takes over in second half for 60-46 win. Gabe Bealer (20 points) and Jarvis Watkins (16 points) lead the way on offense
No. 2 Sheldon Huskies show No. 1 Jesuit who is top dog, win 88-70
Dakari Allen scores a game-high 29 points for the Huskies
Christian Brothers' D handcuffs Bella Vista
The No. 14 Falcons jump out to a 21-4 lead early in the second and never look back.
No. 15 Kennedy stays unbeaten in Metro
Kennedy defeats Valley, 58-47, improving to 3-0 in league play
Eagles make statement in DRL, down Trojans
No. 2 Pleasant Grove beat No. 3 Oak Ridge, 56-42 with great defense, and scoring from Avonna Lee (17 points) and Marissa Wimbley (15 points)
SureWest Sports game coverage this week
Oak Ridge at Pleasant Grove (girls) and Sheldon at Jesuit (boys) highlight our coverage this week
Oak Ridge scores final six, tops Center, 70-69
Bryce Scott scores game high 31 points and hits game winner with 23 seconds left. Howard had a big night as well with 25 points.
Grant's Shaq Thompson selects Cal
Shaq makes announcement at the U.S. Army All-American Bowl on NBC
Sac High edges Burbank in Metro showdown
The No. 3 Sac High Dragons get 15 points from Darius Graham, and 13 points from De'Von Boyd to beat No. 6 Burbank
Foothill holds off Bella Vista late, 48-46
Bella Vista's Ahmad Smith misses a three-pointer at the final buzzer as No. 12 Foothill prevails over No. 9 Bella Vista
River City rout
The No. 8 River City Raiders win 14th straight with 65-39 win over Cosumnes Oaks (photo by De'Onna Jack)
Is Jesuit or Sheldon No. 1?
Jesuit has the edge, but the two teams will meet on January 13
Sac High girls win Metro mismatch, Ware injured
No. 1 Sacramento routed No. 4 Florin, 65-31, but Sac High star Jasmine Ware left the game with a knee injury and didn't return
SureWest's game coverage this week
Our SureWest Sports high school basketball coverage goes into high gear with six games this week
SureWest's 2011 coverage by the numbers
The team, schools, and sports covered by SureWest Sports Show host Mike Finnerty this year
Top prep sports moments from 2011
A look back at the top Sacramento area high school moments in 2011
Taylor, Yates SureWest's top Fall coaches
Del Oro football coach Casey Taylor, and Union Mine volleyball coach Mike Yates had seasons to remember
Trosin, Tucker SureWest's top Fall athletes
Folsom quarterback Tanner Trosin set state passing records, while Union Mine volleyball player Mikayla Tucker was the MVP on a State Champion
Letter of Intent interviews on Show 146
SureWest Sports Show No. 146 brings you interviews with various athletes who signed their college Letters of intent back in November
Model coaches announced
local winners include Mike Takayama (Del Oro), Diane Heine (Christian Brothers), Kelly Rhoden (Nevada Union), and Janice Williams (Galt)
SureWest's final fall rankings
Top 15 for football, girls volleyball, and boys soccer
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Del Oro season ends with State loss to Helix
Helix explodes for 21 second quarter points, defeats Del Oro 35-24
Big So. Cal send off for Del Oro
Del Oro honored at school with pep rally, team boards bus for drive to Carson, California
Sheldon too strong for Franklin
Defense, and up-tempo pace lead to 81-54 victory for Huskies
No. 1 Dragons top No. 2 Eagles, 52-42
Jasmine Ware leads Sac High in scoring with 19 points, Ayanna Edwards had 12
Sac High girls top SureWest rankings
A guard-heavy team, plus 6'4" sophomore center Ayanna Edwards, has the Dragons seeking another section title
Del Oro is State Bowl bound
Del Oro will take on Helix of La Mesa in the Division II State Championship
St. Francis downs Del Oro, 63-51
St. Francis outscores Del Oro 21-7 in the third quarter, despite a game-high 27 points from Del Oro's Brianna Ruiz
Union Mine takes D-IV State Championship
The Diamondbacks beat the two-time defending D-IV State Champions, La Jolla Country Day, 3-1. Tucker named MVP
Vacaville defeats Folsom for D-II section banner
Trosin sets single season State passing and total yardage records, but late stop by Vacaville secures win
Grizzlies roar to D-I section title
Granite Bay defeats Pleasant Grove, 30-24, for the Division I section championship
Del Oro repeats as DIII section champs
Brandon Monroe has two rushing touchdowns, and Casey Taylor gets his 100th win.
Section win could send Del Oro to State
The Golden Eagles know they will need to first beat Oakdale in Friday's Division III section championship
State Finals, Here We Come
Union Mine defeats Soquel, 3-1, for the Division IV NorCal Championship
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Football players, coaches talk at Media Day
Del Oro, Folsom, Granite Bay, and Pleasant Grove represent Sacramento teams at banquet
Bradshaw Christian captures DVI title
The Pride had over 600 yards rushing
Bulldogs heading back to section title game
Trosin throws for 377 yards and three touchdowns, to go with 121 yards on the ground and a rushing TD
State volleyball playoff brackets announced
St. Francis, El Camino, Vista Del Lago, and Union Mine will host Round 1 matches Tuesday.
Del Oro's second half surge buries Placer
The Golden Eagles outscored the Hillmen 34-0 in the second half
First section win sweet for Union Mine
Diamondbacks senior Mikayla Tucker puts on championship performance
Vista Del Lago repeats as Division III champs
Sipiora, tough defense, spark Eagles to win
Determined Eagles win DII championship
The El Camino Eagles had revenge on their mind when beating Rocklin 3-0 for the Division III section title
St. Francis sweeps St. Mary's for DI title
Troubadours win first section championship in Division I and 11th volleyball title overall
More prep athletes sign
Athletes in softball and swimming lead the way
Bella Vista wins DII soccer championship
Bella Vista's Tex Gossett scores on header with a minute left in regulation to force overtime
Davis takes down Jesuit on PK's
Nolan ties match at 2-2 with late in second half, then Ben Slavich scores final PK for win
Davis wins third straight championship
Jesuit prevails over Davis in boy's DI championship match
Big third period sparks Rio to DII victory
Rio Americano repeats as Division II champions with scoring contributions from six players
Del Oro girls nab first water polo title
Weddle, Andreatta, Haynes, and Howard leading the Golden Eagles scoring attack
Granite Bay, Del Oro advance in playoffs
Elk Grove, Oak Ridge, Franklin, Grant, Inderkum, Placer, Casa Roble, Whitney, Vista Del Lago, and Colfax all win
Pleasant Grove, Folsom cruise in round one
Folsom's Tanner Trosin sets single-season section passing record
Sac High signees filled with emotion
Left to right: Jehiah Cook (UNLV), Jasmine Ware (UC Santa Barbara), Erik Kinney (CSU Bakersfield), and Darius Graham (UC Davis) sign on to play college hoops next year
Show 139 today!
Football, soccer, golf, tennis, and youth football highlights. Spotlight Interview with Casa Roble football coach Norm Ryan.
Youth football champions crowned
Roseville takes Jr. Midget title in SVUSA (pictured), and Cosumnes Oaks wins SFC Midget championship
Granite Bay, St. Francis dominate tennis sections
Kemmy Kecki of Granite Bay (pictured) wins DII singles title
Encina blanks Waterford in playoff opener
Two second half goals spark 2-0 win for Bulldogs
Christian Brothers takes first at Masters
Lodi finishes in second, St. Francis in third
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Area athletes set to sign tomorrow
National Letter of Intent signing day is Wednesday, as once again there will be dozens of area athletes who will make their college commitments official.
SureWest's Top 20 boys and girls rankings
Sheldon (boys) and Sacramento (girls) hold their spots at No. 1
Eagles sweep Raiders in league opener
No. 2 El Camino defeats No. 11 Rio Americano, 3-0
Courage throws no-hitter in Tracy
Del Oro defeats Pitman 1-0, but falls to Bear Creek at NorCal Classic in Tracy
Huskies headed to D-I State Championship
Sheldon comes back from a 17-point deficit to defeat Jesuit 61-56 and capture the D-I NorCal title
Veteran group leads Antelope to first title
Four Antelope players score in double figures as the No. 1 seeded Titans cruise to a 77-55 win over No. 7 Lodi in the D-II section championship
Sac High wins second straight D-III title
Lady Dragons roll Modesto Christian, 73-36, with great defense and an offense led by seniors Jasmine Ware (19 points) and Jehiah Cook (18 points).
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