Sports

Weimar Hills heads to hoop TOC

Weimar Hills Middle School’s  boys 8th grade basketball team will face one of its biggest challenges of the season when the Warriors head to this weekend’s 47th an ...

Whitney, Del Oro deadlock in prep soccer

It was the aggressive attacking front of Del Oro High versus the 4-5-1 defense of Whitney as the Golden Eagles and Wildcats tied 1-1 Monday afternoon in Rocklin. “Today was ...

SPRING SPORTS ROUNDUP: Bear River, Placer athletes fare well in prep preseason

Bear River softball The softball Bruins of Bear River High opened the season with a 6-0 no-hit shutout of Lindhurst Tuesday. Nerissa Long (three innings, five strikeouts) and Ari ...

The Forest Lake Quake: Falcons have shaken up the playoff basketball scene

Hell hath no fury like a Falcon scorned. The Forest Lake Christian boys basketball team, poised for a semifinal showdown in the Sac-Joaquin Section D5 playoffs with Elliot Christi ...

World-renowned horse trainer tabbed for Thursday’s Tevis Talks in Auburn

A real-life Jim Craig, the inspiring Australian horse trainer from the popular film “The Man from Snowy River” will attempt to tame an already captive audience Thursday ...

Placer baseball goes 2-1 to open 2015

A brilliant complete-game performance by Placer High senior pitcher Tyler Gums wasn’t enough to overcome a two-hitter by Rio Americano Friday, but the Hillmen rebounded from ...

Placer girls storm past Nevada Union in softball opener

Now that’s how you start a season. Placer High’s Division III softball team opened the 2015 campaign with a 7-1 shellacking of D1 Nevada Union Monday at home. The Hil ...

Auburn’s Mason, Del Oro’s Correlejo capture girls state wrestling medals

VISALIA - The final result was not the storybook ending that Lauren Mason was seeking, but the honor is still there. The Auburn resident who is a junior at Woodcreek High finished ...

Forest Lake upsets top-seeded Ripon Christian in D5 basketball playoffs

RIPON — The Ripon Christian Knights knew they had a tough matchup against Forest Lake on Friday. Never mind that the visiting Falcons were seeded No. 8 in the Sac-Joaquin Se ...

MASTERS OF DESTINY: Del Oro wins section wrestling title in Stockton

STOCKTON — As medal winners at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Wrestling Championships began to lumber toward the podium on center mat at the Stockton Arena, Del Oro co-head ...