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  • Robber Targets Chase Bank In Elk Grove
    published on Tue, 26 May 2015 22:05:21 GMT
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  • Baseball: Oak Ridge exits D-I playoffs
    published on Sat, 23 May 2015 04:00:30 GMT
    For half an inning, the Oak Ridge High baseball team was in the driver's seat of Thursday's Sac-Joaquin Section Division I North losers' bracket against Elk Grove at Union Stadium on the Sacramento City College campus. As Trojan teammate Logan Denholm stood on first base after hitting a high-flying base hit into right field in the bottom of the fourth inning, Jake Hathaway smoked a fastball over the left-field fence for a two-run home run and a 2-0 lead....
  • Track repeat is sweet for Blue Devil boys
    published on Sun, 24 May 2015 04:16:18 GMT
    As the Davis High boys 4 400 relay team stepped to the starting blocks Friday night for the last event of the nearly eight-hour final day of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I track and field meet, Blue Devil head coach Spencer Elliott couldn't help but crack a smile. The DHS boys had successfully defended last year's section title as their 93 points were 51 more than the closest competition at Elk Grove High - second-place Jesuit....
  • Vacaville Christian High Schoola s boys 4x100 relay team qualifiers for Masters
    published on Sat, 23 May 2015 23:13:48 GMT
    Daniel McFadden and Brady Lambert work on their baton handoff during a recent practice. The two are part of a 4 x 100 relay team that's heading to the Masters meet this week....
  • Chasing a championship
    published on Sat, 23 May 2015 20:30:17 GMT
    No. 1 St. Mary's responded after an opening 9-7 loss by beating Tri-City Athletic League foe and fourth-seeded Tracy 3-2 in the do-or-die finale, winning the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I South bracket Friday night at Pacific's Klein Family Field. St. Mary's faces Div....
  • 49ers" Armstead living out NFL dream for brother, too
    published on Sun, 17 May 2015 13:05:57 GMT
    When the 49ers" first-round pick begins his NFL journey this fall, the 6-foot-7, 292-pound defensive end will also be living out the football dreams of his older brother, who saw his promising career cut short by health issues last summer. "oeI idolized him and wanted to grow up and be like him someday," Arik, 21, said of Armond Armstead, 24. An All-American and four-star recruit in high school, Armond was a contributor from the moment he stepped on the USC campus in 2008....
  • 49ers' Armstead living out NFL dream for brother too
    published on Fri, 15 May 2015 04:53:43 GMT
    When the 49ers' first-round pick begins his NFL journey this fall, the 6-foot-7, 292-pound defensive tackle will also be living out the football dreams of his older brother, who saw his promising career cut short by health issues last summer. "I idolized him and wanted to grow up and be like him someday," Arik, 21, said of Armond Armstead, 24. Armond, an All-American and four-star recruit in high school, was a contributor from the moment he stepped on the USC campus in 2008....
  • Sports briefs: Devils take on Oak Ridge Thursday in baseball playoffs at Sac City
    published on Thu, 14 May 2015 12:30:18 GMT
    The eighth-seeded Davis High baseball team continues the defense of its 2014 Sac-Joaquin Section title on Thursday night with a 7 p.m. matchup against No. 1 Oak Ridge at Sacramento City College....
  • Vacaville High Schoola s baseball team edged out by Elk Grove in playoff opener
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Vacaville shortstop Tyler Bosetti jams his head against the knee of Elk Grove shortstop Nick Madrigal as he dives safely back into second base on a pickoff attempt during a 3-2 loss. -- Greg Trott/The Reporter Vacaville High School's baseball team went pitch-for-pitch with a talented Elk Grove opponent in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I North tournament on Wednesday, only be turned away by a walk-off double from the son of the Thundering Herd head coach....
  • Elk Grove to Take Part in Equipment Drive
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 13:33:55 GMT
    Do you have softball or baseball equipment that you no longer use taking up valuable space in your garage? Bring it to the Pavilion in Elk Grove Park on Saturday, May 16th between 10am and 2pm for a community-wide equipment drive! The Handing Out HOPE Foundation will use your donation to enrich the lives of children in Sacramento and around the world!...
  • Sacramento County Fair Bull Riding Competition May 23rd
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    The 2015 Sacramento County Fair takes the bull by the horns with the 4th Annual Stars and Stripes Invitational Bull Riding competition, featuring official PBR and NFR Qualifying Bulls. This big-time, main event sponsored by Lasher's Elk Grove Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram will have Fair goers herding into the Lasher Arena on Saturday, May 23rd at 6:30pm....
  • Legacy/Alliance roundup: Stampede, Gunners take Super Clasico titles
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 03:17:37 GMT
    Davis Alliance Arsenal player Zane Allen, left, boots a ball downfield during the recent Super ClA sico Tournament. The local U11 squad took third in its division....
  • Two Men and a Truck plans regional expansion
    published on Tue, 12 May 2015 21:45:48 GMT
    Buoyed by a rising economy and more people feeling confident enough to move, Two Men and a Truck is unpacking a regional expansion that will add new stores in Roseville, Elk Grove, Folsom and more. The company name may be "Two Men and a Truck," but a planned expansion in the Sacramento region will involve a lot more....
  • Elk Grove gets serious about building a multimodal transit station
    published on Tue, 12 May 2015 13:13:17 GMT
    Elk Grove has money to plan out development of a multimodal transit station. But the location may be of limited benefit for developers....
  • American Canyon High baseball team knocks off Laguna Creek in playoffs
    published on Tue, 12 May 2015 05:03:05 GMT
    The No. 9-seeded American Canyon High baseball team beat No. 8 Laguna Creek, 10-5, on Monday during the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoffs in Elk Grove....
  • Vacaville High School baseball team routs Woodcreek 10-0 in playoff opener
    published on Tue, 12 May 2015 02:21:30 GMT
    Vacaville's Ryan Strong smiles after scoring during the fourth inning of the Bulldogs' easy win. Greg Trott ó The Reporter Vacaville High School's head baseball coach watched his Bulldogs dismantle visiting Woodcreek of Roseville 10-0 in five innings in their Sac-Joaquin Section Division I North opener on Monday....
  • Devils' darkest hour becomes season-saving inspiration
    published on Fri, 08 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    DHS' Solomon Biers-Ariel makes a catch in home game earlier this season. The juniors all-out hustle on a play earlier this season continues to inspire the Blue Devils as they enter the section playoffs on Monday....
  • Vacaville High School baseballa s Kramer will walk on at Oregon
    published on Sat, 09 May 2015 00:24:51 GMT
    Kyle Kramer stand with Vacaville teammates during the National Anthem before a game against Will C. Wood last month. Joel Rosenbaum -- The Reporter Kramer will try to land a spot on the University of Oregon baseball team next fall....
  • Elk Grove Food Bank Services to be at Serve Sacramento Celebration
    published on Thu, 07 May 2015 15:04:33 GMT
    The EGFB will be one of the area food banks to participate in the Rivercats and Serve Sacramento Celebration, Friday, May 22 at the Rivercats game. The URL here is the official Serve Sacramento flyer with links to purchase baseball game tickets....
  • Devils end regular season with a bang
    published on Thu, 07 May 2015 04:04:21 GMT
    With the Davis High baseball team set to begin its Sac-Joaquin Section title defense on Monday, skipper Dan Ariola had freshman phenom Tyler Mortensen on pitch count for Wednesday's season finale at Pleasant Grove. The left-hander was to throw 60 pitches, which Ariola figured would take him through four innings....