Sports

Placer tops Bear River, clinches league volleyball title

As Placer High’s volleyball team built unstoppable momentum in the fourth game of their 3-1 victory over Bear River, Hillmen players displayed a ravenous appetite for impactf ...

Auburn Journal Male Athlete of the Week: Placer baseball player Zack Madrigal

Three-year varsity player Zack Madrigal has played every position on the Placer High baseball team but first base. He has thrown out five of nine would-be base stealers from behind ...

Auburn Journal Female Athlete of the Week: Placer soccer player Samantha Slade

Four scores and five days ago, Samantha Slade was unstoppable. The junior forward on Placer High’s girls soccer scored four consecutive unanswered goals to lift the Hillmen ...

Sierra College sweeps Napa Valley to advance to Super Regional

Riding the momentum of a clutch 6-2 win in the opening game of the CCCAA Northern Regional Playoffs, the Sierra College softball team blew past 16th-seeded Napa Valley on Sunday wi ...

Placer, Colfax capture every PVL tennis title

The Pioneer Valley League tennis scene is all about solidarity. Placer High made league history Friday by representing all six tandems in the boys, girls and mixed doubles finals ...

SPRING ROUNDUP: Placer, Colfax, Bear River, Del Oro, Forest Lake Christian and Foresthill results

Placer Softball In an effort to deprive late-surging Colfax another Pioneer Valley League upset Friday, Placer broke away from a 5-4 lead in the top of the seventh inning when Rav ...

Placer wins physical showdown with Colfax for the PVL soccer title, takes No. 4 playoff seed

It’s appropriate that Placer and Colfax prep soccer teams squared off on the Falcon’s football field Thursday for the Pioneer Valley League title, because hard tackles, ...

Ultimate Frisbee Championships come to Roseville

Replace a football with a flat, circular frisbee that flies 60-100 yards and retract running after the catch and what do you get? The USA Ultimate Frisbee Southwest Regional Colle ...