Sports

All-PVL volleyball team: Placer High’s Quirarte earns MVP honor

It’s no surprise that the Placer, Bear River and Colfax high school girls volleyball players racked up a ton of selections on the 2014 all-Pioneer Valley League team. After ...

Auburn Journal Female Athlete of the Week: Placer's Page young team's mentor

Dylan Page saved her best performance for the big stage. The Placer High senior finished 17th overall at the Sac-Joaquin Section Div. III championships Saturday at Willow Hills in ...

Auburn Journal Male Athlete of the Week: Placer senior Mason has 4.3 GPA, been on 5 section champion teams

When Josh Mason graduates in the spring, the Placer High senior will have been a part of at least five Sac-Joaquin Section title-winning teams. Mason, who runs cross country in th ...

All-SFL football team features 12 Del Oro Golden Eagles

A total of 12 Del Oro players were represented on the all-Sierra Foothill League football team that was selected by the league’s coaches last week. Eight Golden Eagles lande ...

Area roundup: 49er United team takes first place; Bear River's Herron signing letter of intent

The 49er United U11 Ambush soccer team recently finished Region 6 Silver 2 league play in first place, posting a 7-1 record.  Ambush outscored its opponents from Sacramento, ...

Sierra College women's basketball team hosting Sasha Brown Classic

  The Sierra College women’s basketball team opens its 2014-2015 home campaign by hosting one of Northern California’s most competitive tournaments, the Sasha Bro ...

Prep rewind: Offense, power leagues rule first round of Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs

  The potent high-scoring offenses around the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section more than lived to their billing in first-round playoff football games last week. Giving scoreboard ope ...

Auburn Gymnastics Center girls earn medals at state meet

Two girls from Auburn Gymnastics Center earned bronze medals at the Level 4 State Championship competition in Oroville over the weekend. More than 300 Level 4 gymnasts traveled ac ...

A glance at Friday’s local Sac-Joaquin Section high school football playoff games

Here’s a glance at this Friday’s 7 p.m. Sac-Joaquin Section football playoff games, courtesy of the section: * No. 5 Vacaville (9-2) at No. 4 Del Oro (6-5): This is th ...