Sports

Longtime Sierra College coach John Horrillo passes away at 78

John Horrillo,  a well—liked instructor and coach who in the 1960s, 70s and 80s transformed Sierra College into a state JC wrestling power, passed away Monday, May 25 at ...

OPTIMIST ALL-STARS: Placer’s Amrein dubbed North MVP among elite softball players

An injury that left her shelved for eight months didn’t prevent Kaelin Amrein from joining the Placer High softball team in mid-April. When her team was bounced from the Divi ...

A RUNNING START: Inaugural track and field season at Foresthill a huge success

Since its opening eleven years ago, Foresthill High School, home of the Wildfires, had been missing a key sports program ― track and field. This sport affords athletic opportuni ...

SPRING CLEANING: Placer footballers show strength, teamwork at annual Lift-A-Thon

The lower gym at Placer High was an impressive sight of power and passion Wednesday as prep students showed their grit during the annual Lift-A-Thon fundraiser. Brian Stangland was ...

District 3 Rodeo finals decide State contestants

The dust has settled at the Lincoln Rodeo Arena and the horse trailers and pickups have departed following the senior finals held May 2-3. The cowboys and cowgirls will now load up ...

Sedeno wins prestigious Amatuer Memorial Golf Tournament

Josh Sedeno had a chance to make history Monday in the final round of the prestigious Memorial Amateur golf tournament played at Ancil Hoffman Golf Course in Carmichael. &nb ...

Bowman students enjoy golf instruction at The Ridge this month

A collection of Bowman Charter School Students listened to expert instruction from golf pro Shawn Kelley during May 6 and May 13 field trips to The Ridge Golf Club in Auburn. The e ...