Jim Crandell’s unique view on all things sports in California; focusing on Sacramento’s home teams, the River Cats, Kings and Mountain Lions, High School break-out stars, and the Northern California favorites like the San Francisco Giants, Oakland A’s, 49ers, Raiders, and NASCAR.
Jack Ploeg may only be a sophomore, but the Elk Grove High School runner is one of the Sac-Joaquin Section's top performers in the 800 meters and the 1600 meters. On Friday night at the Section's Division I Track and Field Championships, Ploeg finished... […]
The eighth-ranked Cal women reached the quarterfinals of the NCAA Team Championships for the second straight year on Friday, defeating No. 9 Alabama 4-1 in Urbana, Ill. No. 8 Anett Schutting, a junior from Estonia, beat No. 34 ... […]
Tonight’s Concert in the Park will be the unofficial party headquarters for celebrating the victorious conclusion of the Sacramento Kings saga, and the exciting future of Downtown Sacramento. Sactown favorite Arden Park Roots will headline along with... […]
Now it's up to the women. The last remaining men's team from Northern California lost Thursday in the NCAA Division I Championships as No. 18 Cal fell to No. 3 Virginia in the round of 16 for the second straight year 4-0 in Urb... […]
By Amy Thoma I don’t care about the Kings. At all. When given free tickets to go see them play I usually choose yoga or sitting on the couch watching reruns of New Girl over trekking out to Arco Arena (it’s still Arco to me) to watch the NBA. I love sports (free baseball tickets? […]