Sports

April 14 spring sports roundup: Del Oro sneaks by Folsom in SFL baseball

Baseball Del Oro 1, Folsom 0 The Golden Eagles continued their Sierra Foothill League series tradition by following Monday’s loss to Folsom with Wednesday’s 1-0 victo ...

District 3 Rodeo nears season finale at arena

For those athletes who hate to get dirty, California High School Rodeo may not be the sport of choice. However, the cowboys and cowgirls of District 3 paid the mud no mind at last ...

KO’d by Lincoln: Fighting Zebras stay undefeated in PVL baseball by toppling Bear River 5-0

LAKE OF THE PINES — Justin Dooley is still recovering from the effects of Tuesday’s concussion, but the rest of his Bear River High baseball teammates are smarting too. ...

April 13 spring sports roundup: Placer wins first PVL golf tourney to force deadlock with Lincoln

Golf Pioneer Valley League Tourney No. 1 You wouldn’t know it by their businesslike attire, but the PVL golf race is growing fierce. Placer avenged last week’s match ...

Placer volleyball rallies to a 5-0 NorCal Invite championship

Despite competing with just half of the 2016 roster, the Placer High boys volleyball team erupted for five consecutive wins Saturday at the NorCal Volleyball Invitational, ultimate ...

2016 Placer High School Athletic Hall of Fame: Three-year Hillmen basketball star Jim Hardey scored more than 1,000 points

The term “best ever” is sometimes tossed around loosely when it comes to athletics. Is Steph Curry a better shooter than Rick Barry?  Was Barry Bonds a better bas ...

FIRE AND ACE: Foresthill senior Joey Misuraca shines in 13-0 rout of VC

SACRAMENTO — Joey Misuraca was the cure for Foresthill High’s conference ailments Monday. The right-handed senior pitcher heaved a complete game shutout across seven i ...

April 10 spring sports roundup: Placer, Bear River take PVL softball openers

Softball Placer 10, Foothill 0 Sarah Kosmata hit 4 for 4 with two RBIs as Placer (7-6) opened the 2016 PVL campaign with a 10-0 shutout of host Foothill Friday. The Mustangs (6-7 ...

April 8 Auburn-area spring sports roundup: Placer opens PVL track season with sweep of Bear River

Track and field Placer vs. Bear River The Hillmen opened the Pioneer Valley League track and field season with a one-sided rout of visiting Bear River Wednesday. With a short-ha ...

HAPPY PHIL-MORE: Foresthill golf coach brings the fun

Donned in Foresthill cardinal and a hat best reserved for the Australian outback, Wildfires golf coach Phil Green broke up the merriment prefacing Thursday’s match with Victo ...

Placer volleyball carries the torch at Earl Crabbe Gym

Winter has not doused the torch. Thrilling action continues in Placer High’s Earl Crabbe Gym this spring, where one of the Sac-Joaquin Section’s top boys volleyball pr ...