Sports

Bulldogs ready to make another deep run in playoffs

After consecutive 14-1 seasons, including a pair of Sac-Joaquin Section titles and berths in the Northern California open championship game, it’s not hard to figure out what ...

Eagles motivated for season

A 39-37 loss to Vanden in the first round of the playoffs last year is the unpleasant memory Vista del Lago’s varsity football team has had to live with the last nine months. ...

Jimison eager to lead Vista offense

Matt Jimison is ready to go. The starting quarterback at Vista del Lago is excited for his senior season and enters it motivated like never before and in the best shape of his lif ...

Oak Ridge football team ready to compete

With a large senior class graduating, which included all but six starters from last year’s team, Oak Ridge High faces a bit of a rebuilding season. For many teams, this wou ...

Book confident in self, team

For the exception of losing twice to Folsom, Ian Book’s first varsity football season went about as well as he could have expected. As a sophomore starting quarterback, Book ...

Placer football: Hillmen deep at WR; coach accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

When opposing defenses game plan for Placer High’s Wing-T offense this season, they may want to reconsider loading the box. Led by senior Frankie O’Neal, the 2014 Hill ...

Tahoe-Sierra 100-Mile Mountain Bike Endurance Ride set for Saturday

  Set for Saturday, the seventh annual Tahoe-Sierra 100-Mile Mountain Bike Endurance Ride starts at 6 a.m. in Soda Springs and ends in the Endurance Capital of the World. Th ...

Sierra College football hosting 2014 'Meet The Wolverines' Saturday

  Amid high expectations, the 2014 Sierra College football season kicks off with the annual “Meet the Wolverines” controlled scrimmage and fan-fest Saturday at Ho ...

Colfax Men’s Fast Pitch Classic in its 49th year

COLFAX — Putting it mildly, fast pitch softball is staving off a death sentence in Colfax. In a time when the sport of men’s fast pitch softball is a dying breed in No ...