Sports

Former Army specialist decides to give football a try at Sierra College

This we’ll defend. For four years after graduating from Ponderosa High School in 2009, Jeff Welch followed the motto of the United States Army, serving as a specialist and c ...

Colfax High boys soccer places 2nd at tourney, looks to keep improving

Colfax High’s boys soccer squad got its season rolling with a strong finish at last weekend’s Golden Sierra Tournament. The Falcons, led by second-year coach David R ...

VIDEO: Nevada Union vs. Placer football in its entirety

Watch a video of the Nevada Union vs. Placer High football game in its entirety via Touchdown Productions. 

Kennedy proves bigger, faster, stronger in 50-0 rout of Valley Christian

  NORTH HIGHLANDS — One hundred and fifty-four schools play football in the Sac-Joaquin Section. Valley Christian High of Roseville is the smallest of them all. In the ...

Janniro rolls at Fast Fridays, gearing up for national championship in Auburn

Friday night at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway, Billy Janniro once again demonstrated the riding skills that have made him the man to beat in national speedway competition. Jann ...

Placer JV football beats Nevada Union

Placer High’s junior varsity football team started its season on a winning note, beating Nevada Union 20-7 on Friday night at LeFebvre Stadium. Michael Ferreira had two touc ...

Placer soccer ties Whitney in opener; Figueroa playing football and futbol this year

The Placer High boys soccer team took a while to get going in its season opener. But the Hillmen picked up their pace in the second half, settling for a 1-1 tie at Whitney on Frid ...

Roseville falls 31-28 to Chico in week zero football thriller

The Roseville High football team began its season with a three-point loss to Chico, 31-28 at home Friday. The contest was competitive, with both teams going scoreless through the ...