Sports/Fitness

Sep 242011
 
RC football squad handles Sac High, looks forward to homecoming

FROM DE’ONNA JACK NEWS-LEDGER SEPT 21, 2011 The River City High School football teams faced Sacramento High School on Friday in a home game.  Both the Raider junior varsity and varsity squads won. In the J.V. game, Jamal Williams scored the first touchdown for the Raiders with a 75 yard punt return, and the team [...]

Aug 312011
 
Pooches in the pool

NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT. 7, 2011 – If only that pit bull could talk: ‘Kisses’ gets a swim lesson from owner Kevin Gowens during the ‘Soggy Doggie Day’ event in which the parks department marked the end of the public swimming season by opening the Rec Center recreation pool up to dogs ($5) and their human [...]

Aug 312011
 
Raiders drop opener; Beall shines in QB competition

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – AUG 31, 2011 – Sophomore Kevin Burkes on a 95-yard touchdown run for the RC jayvees (Photo by DE’ONNA JACK)  Well, they knew they faced a challenge. The River City Raiders opened the 2011 football season on the road against the number-six ranked Whitney Wildcats last Friday in Rocklin. Whitney took [...]

Aug 312011
 
River Cats clinch division, head toward playoffs

River Cats celebrate clinching their division title on Aug. 24 (courtesy of Sacramento River Cats) FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – AUG 31, 2011 – The Sacramento River Cats have clinched the Pacific South Division championship, returning home Monday to begin their final homestand of the season. The Triple-A baseball team (an affiliate of the Oakland A’s) [...]