Derek Hill (Elk Grove High School alum) of the Detroit Tigers pinch ran for Miguel Cabrera on Sept. 15 in the eighth inning of the Tigers’ 6-0 win over Kansas City.

Over the Sept. 11-12 weekend, thousands of elite youth soccer players will kick off 2020 competition as part of MLS NEXT, the new elite youth development platform created by Major League Soccer in collaboration with the top elite youth academies around the country, ushering in the future of …

Republic FC elevated its current undefeated streak to eight games after Saturday night’s 3-3 draw against Reno 1868 FC at Papa Murphy’s Park, but they fell just short of breaking their record for consecutive wins after Reno tied the game at 3-3 just before the final whistle blew.

In the dying moments of the match on Wednesday afternoon, Mario Penagos and Julian Chavez – two products of the Republic FC Academy development pipeline – scored their first career goals with the first team. Their late match efforts ensured that all three points head back to Sacramento after…

Elk Grove High School alum Derek Hill made his major league debut with the Detroit Tigers Sept. 4, pinch-hitting in the bottom of the sixth inning against the Minnesota Twins. Hill went 0 for 1 in the Tigers’ 3-2 extra-inning loss. In the Tigers’ last game before the Elk Grove Citizen’s publ…

Outfront Media Sports and Techline Sports Lighting LLC announced on Aug. 20  the signing of a two-year strategic partnership. Under terms of the agreement, Techline Sports Lighting will serve as the “Official Lighting Partner” of the CIF and its 10 Sections.

With two goals in the second half, the Sacramento Republic FC maintained their second place spot in the USL Group A standings and added three points in the process as they earned the home victory over Portland on Aug. 22.

In a game where he helped his team beat the Phillies 9-8, Toronto Blue Jays’ Rowdy Tellez hit a home run in the second game of a double-header on Aug. 20 and also hit a two-run go-ahead single to help his team come from behind for the win, with both hits coming in the same inning.

Dylan Carlson’s first 11 days in the major leagues saw him slug a double on his first day and a homer eight days later.

UC Davis senior Daniel Whelan appeared on Wednesday’s preseason watch list for the FCS Punter of the Year award, as administered by the Augusta Sports Council.