Sports

Placer maintains overall lead in snowboard chase

Low snow depth forced the Auburn Ski Club and Boreal Mountain Resort officials to clear a course of rocks and shrubs, but the work paid off Monday, as 77 snowboarders competed in t ...

WILL POWER: Placer senior wrestler caps comeback thriller over Bear River

It’s not how you start — it’s how you finish, but lucky for Placer High wrestling coach Don Packheiser, he drives a stick shift. With his team about to begin its ...

Max Miller's Clinic of Champions comes to Sacramento

Max Miller’s Clinic of Champions for college, high school and youth football coaches will be held in Reno, Feb. 27-28. For the first time, however, Miller will hold a clinic ...

Del Oro girls wrestling team wins eight medals in Lodi

Del Oro High’s girls wrestling team was determined to prove Creedence Clearwater Revival wrong, by not getting, “stuck in Lodi again.” In the wrestling world the ...

Bear River wrestling medals five at Mark Fuller

Bear River High wrestlers captured five medals at Lincoln’s Mark Fuller invitational Saturday. Noah Danielo captured two first round pins to reach the 106-pound finale, wher ...

Del Oro wrestlers take third at Battle of the Belt, second at Mark Fuller

Five hundred miles separated Del Oro High’s ‘A’ and ‘B’ varsity boys wrestling quads Saturday as they wrapped another tremendous weekend of accolades. ...

Placer wrestling brings three medals home from Armijo Invitational

Despite a varsity lineup just eight deep, the Placer High wrestling team made big impressions at the 2015 Armijo Invitational Saturday. Placer captured three runner-up medals, all ...

SADDLE UP: Auburn-area students prep for 2015 rodeos

After a holiday break in December, District 3 of the California High School Rodeo Association opened the 2015 half of its season this weekend at the Lincoln Arena. The action star ...

PVL girls hoops: Placer, Bear River, Colfax capture wins in PVL girls basketball opener

Placer 47, Foothill 31 Baylee Vanderdoes all but donned a cape in Placer High’s Pioneer Valley League opener against host Foothill Friday. The lanky junior scored 21 points ...