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Placer United soccer players competing in North Carolina for Premier League National Finals

“The Karate Kid” doesn’t rise above the Cobra Kai unless he paints the fence, sands the floor and waxes a few cars. Life lessons from Mr. Miyagi work just as wel ...

Celebrating 2nd chance in life: Del Oro student in Texas to compete in Transplant Games

Connor Cheney says he’s very grateful these days. The 15-year-old Del Oro sophomore-to-be and Penryn resident is grateful to be alive after receiving a liver transplant when ...

Frenemies: Colfax, Placer baseball players enjoy teaming up for American Legion baseball

With Colfax and Placer high school baseball players sitting together on the same bench, one wonders what could possibly go wrong. Rivals during the Pioneer Valley League season, F ...

Woodcreek 10-11 all-stars help complete the ‘Fab Five’ with District 54 Title

EL DORADO HILLS — Carson Keim was given an 85-pitch limit during Woodcreek Little League’s 10-11 division showdown with Folsom National in the District 54 title game at ...

Run-heavy Del Oro, Placer football teams working on passing games

LOOMIS — There are many similarities between high school football coaches Joey Montoya and Casey Taylor. For Montoya and the Wing-T offense at Placer High, running the ball ...

Del Oro football hosting talented Sacramento-area teams for scrimmages

LOOMIS — For Placer County football coaches, fans and players, Del Oro High was the place to be on Wednesday afternoon. The Golden Eagles hosted an eight-team jamboree where ...

Baldoni ready for next step in Seattle

These are the best of times for Jack Baldoni. Pushing aside the grind of  twice-daily workouts that a competitive swimmer chooses to make, the former Colfax High swim standou ...

All-State nod for Colfax's Campbell

The honors keep on rolling in for Colfax High baseball standout David Campbell. Adding another laurel to his growing list, Campbell was named last week to the Cal-Hi Sports 1st Me ...