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Woodcreek to beat Oakmont by 31: Roseville-area week two football previews and predictions

  Woodcreek (2-0) at Oakmont (1-0) When: Friday, Sept. 12, 7 p.m. Where: Oakmont History: (7-1 Woodcreek since 2006) Timberwolves won 37-13 in 2013 On Woodcreek : The Tim ...

Heart of a Lion: Valley Christian quarterback of Roseville finds inspiration after tragedy

Hobbled by a dented tibia and damage to both his ACL and MCL, Micah Gunter propped a crutch under each arm and carefully shuffled onto the artificial turf field at Highlands High, ...

Auburn Journal Female Athlete of the Week: Placer's Bray saves the day

Skyler Bray loves the family vibe of the Placer High cross country team. The Hillmen are glad to have the freshman out of E.V. Cain Middle School on their squad this year. &ldquo ...

Young Sierra College women's volleyball team expects to compete

ROCKLIN — The most difficult task for a team to do in any sport is to rely on mostly young, fresh-faced, inexperienced players to pick up new information and achieve success ...

Placer volleyball falls to Oakmont in straight sets

The Lady Hillmen never got anything going. On Wednesday in Roseville, a night after beating Ponderosa on the road, Placer High’s girls volleyball team was swept 25-18, 25-17 ...

Lincoln girls golf opens PVL with win over defending champ Bear River

Coming off a perfect 10-0 Pioneer Valley League season, Bear River High’s girls golf team was defeated in its season opener at par-36 Turkey Creek Wednesday afternoon. Linco ...

Placer soccer records third straight shutout, beats Kennedy 4-0

  For the third time in as many games, the Placer High boys soccer team held its opponents to goose eggs. Conner Entz, Shawn Green and Andres Prieto scored first-half goals ...

Del Oro tennis sweeps Casa Roble, ready for ‘big leagues’ — aka the SFL

The Lady Eagles are ready for Sierra Foothill League play. On Wednesday afternoon in Loomis, the Del Oro High girls tennis team improved to 2-0 in nonleague action, sweeping Casa ...

Falcons set sights on Rams

The Colfax Falcons football team is looking to bounce back this week when the Falcons travel to Dixon for a 7:30 p.m. Friday night non-league battle with the Rams. Both the Falcon ...

In section's current playoff format, every game counts

At first glance, Friday’s Colfax-Dixon football contest looks like just another ordinary non-league meeting between a pair of young 1-1 grid teams, both looking to bounce bac ...