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Lincoln grabs second win in PVL 65-53 over Bear River

The Lincoln High boys basketball team used 6-foot-6-inch Mitchell Holt to help wear down visiting Bear River and win their second Pioneer Valley League contest 65-53 Thursday. &ld ...

BIGGER THAN BASKETBALL: Autistic Placer freshman scores her first basket amid magic moment

Jocyleen Ditico was born to play basketball. It’s not because she’s six feet tall, or even that she wound up attending classes at a school with one of the most histori ...

EV Cain wrestlers take down defending champs

Creekview Ranch Middle School of Roseville is the defending champion of the Foothill Intermediate Schools Athletic League for wrestling. Not for long. EV Cain took a 59-34 win ov ...

Placer boys erupt late, beat Center 67-58 in PVL hoops

ANTELOPE — After nearly two months proving his worth in clutch moments on the varsity basketball court, Placer High junior Derek Haney has claimed the top rung on Coach Mark ...

Placer girls down Bear River 47-34 in PVL hoops

A 9-4 surge by Bear River High reserves in the final period couldn’t quell three frames of sharp Placer basketball as the varsity girls basketball team captured a 47-36 win W ...

Folsom pulls out 30-27 win over Del Oro

Folsom wrestling coach Mike Collier might want to try the lottery. He predicted Folsom’s dual meet Thursday night against visiting Del Oro would come down to the final match ...

Dueling Forests: Battle of CVCL rivals falls to Forest Lake Christian boys, girls

Over the last three years, boys and girls prep basketball programs in the miniscule Central Valley California League have captured four of the last six Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...

PVL HOOPS: Placer boys slip to Foothilll, 67-59

Placer High’s varsity boys basketball team took an 18-17 lead on Foothill after one frame Tuesday, but couldn’t preserve the narrow lead, slipping 67-59 to the host Mus ...