Thursday Sep 24 2009
Placer volleyball postponed again
By: Todd Mordhorst Journal Sports Editor
Tonight's home match against El Dorado called off
The Placer High volleyball team postponed its second match this week due to a flu outbreak among the players. The Hillgals were forced to postpone Tuesday's match at Bear River after 12 of th 15 players were sick, including two with confirmed cases of the H1N1 influenza virus (swine flu). Placer athletic director Mark Lee said Thursday none of the sick players had returned to school and tonight's match against El Dorado was also postponed. Placer will make up its match at Bear River on Wednesday, Sept. 30. The Hillgals are scheduled to host Whitney on Tuesday at 6 p.m.