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Tevis Cup sweep crew: No rider left behind

Beautiful yet treacherous, the Tevis Cup trail between Squaw Valley and Auburn this weekend is fraught with hazards. Rattlers, steep drop-offs, exhaustion by both horse and rider ...

15th Annual Senior Softball Western Nationals Heats Up Placer Valley

Strap on your gloves and get your bats ready! The 15th annual Senior Softball-USA Western Nationals (SSUSA) will take place August 3-9 at Foskett Regional Park in Lincol ...

UPDATE: Results from the 2015 ASA/USA Girls 12 “A” Fastpitch Softball National Championships in Roseville, Rocklin and Lincoln

Editor's note: Scores from the 2015 ASA/USA Girls 12 “A” Fastpitch Softball National Championships are listed below and will be updated when they become available. ...

GOLF TIPS: The green: It’s a dance floor for avid golfers

OK, we finally got the ball safely onto our virtual green and it’s now time to drain the putt. Here’s where it can get interesting. The way some of these greens are sha ...

TOURNEY TIME: Sacramento, Placer County softball players begin ASA Nationals in Roseville today

Split at the seams and cracked beyond repair, the tattered remains of four softballs sat in a trash can inside the spacious California Breeze training facility in South Sacramento ...

ON THE RISE: Auburn Wildcats take fifth straight win with new-look roster

Grass Valley’s Chris Porter, an incoming senior at Cal State East Bay, has made the most of his late signing with the Auburn Wildcats Collegiate Summer Baseball Club. Porter ...

2,500 fans agree: Fast Fridays is an Auburn treasure

I’d like to think Michael Kirby just forgot to mention it, but I’m pretty sure he purposely let me catch the first few waves of airborne sod with my face before shoutin ...

South Team wins 24th North-South Challenge Fast Fridays

With both teams loaded with talent this year the 24th annual North vs. South Challenge at Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway in Auburn was a spectacular display of speedway mo ...

ALL EYES ON JOHNNY: Placer grad to be featured with Utah football on Pac-12 Networks’ ‘The Drive’

It’s easy to follow Placer High graduates these days. You just need a remote. For the second consecutive year, a former Hillmen football standout will be shown on national ...

Punahou an Intriguing foe for Del Oro football

For Punahou School football coach Kale Ane, the summer literally flew by. “There’s really no summer anymore,” Ane said last week from his office on the Punahou c ...