Sacramento Republic FC fell for the first time in club history at home against Phoenix Rising FC following a 1-0 result on a chilly night at Heart Health Park.

The Sacramento Republic FC was handed its first loss of the 2021 USL Championship campaign by Orange County SC, 1-0, in Southern California on May 22.

Christopher Salerno from Crespi Carmelite High School in the Southern Section and Carly Sutton from Moorpark High School, also in the Southern Section, were selected as the 2021 CIF Scholar-Athletes of the Year, the CIF announced in a May 25 press release.

Dom Nunez (Elk Grove High School alum) of the Colorado Rockies went 1 for 5 with three RBI on May 8 in the Rockies’ 9-8 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.

In the season opener for both teams, the Laguna Creek girls basketball team beat Monterey Trail 40-38 Thursday in the Cardinals’ gym. The Mustangs fell behind 11-0 in the first quarter, but came back to lead 25-24 at the half. However, the Cardinals used a deep bench and a pressing defense t…

Sacramento State responded to yesterday’s doubleheader sweep in a big way on Sunday, cruising to a 14-1 win over the Western Athletic Conference-leading California Baptist Lancers.

The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section announced its A. Dale Lacky Scholar-Athlete Award winners for outstanding athletic performance, community service and academic success during their four years of high school on May 4. The award, named after former Section and State CIF President, A. Dale Lacky, re…