Sports

Colfax storms to another quick sweep

It didn’t take the Colfax High volleyball team long to right the ship after a rough loss to Placer last week in Pioneer Valley League action.The Falcons swept Lincoln Wednesd ...

Toys for Tots tourney next weekend

The Mother Lode Softball Club will host the Toys for Tots X softball tournament Oct. 23-24 at Regional Park in Auburn.The men’s tournament will be held Oct. 23 while the coed tou ...

As Wolverines win, they lose players

Zack Graves did not want to remove his helmet as time ran out last Saturday in Sierra College’s 27-21 overtime win over Feather River. It may be a week or so before the running b ...

No lapse for Leonard, Hillgals

It only looks like Michaela Leonard is practicing her dance moves on the volleyball court. In reality she’s gearing up for what will likely end with a spike smacking the gym floo ...

Midseason checkup has Hillmen ruling the PVL

With the non-league season in the rear-view mirror and league season in full swing, now is a good time to take a look at the Pioneer Valley League standings for all fall sports.The ...

Forest Lake fends off Foresthill, keeps CVCL lead

The Forest Lake Christian volleyball team fought off Foresthill for a 25-12, 22-25, 25-16, 25-22 victory Tuesday night to maintain its spot atop the Central Valley Christian League ...

Hernandez comes up with game winner for Hillmen

The Placer High soccer team survived a major test from Bear River Tuesday as Eduardo Hernandez broke through for an unassisted goal in the second half to lift the Hillmen to a 1-0 ...

Gorba corrals talent with passion

Sunny Gorba knows about the pageantry and precision it takes to compete in horse shows. But the 11-year-old Weimar Hills student would rather get her boots dirty and rope a calf. ...

Placer girls take care of Lincoln

The Placer High girls volleyball team ended Lincoln High’s two-game winning streak with a convincing 25-18, 25-10, 25-17 victory Monday night at Lincoln. With the win, the Hillg ...

Enjoy nine holes during Fall season

Have a ball in the fall The golf season is beginning to wind down for some and for others it is just beginning. The acorns are falling, the leaves are changing and the air is gett ...