Sports

Wildfires’ senior shines bright

FORESTHILL — There’s plenty to contrast with the quiet demeanor and unassuming attitude of Corinne Nevares on the Foresthill High softball field. It starts with the violent ...

Free hunter education program set for this week

The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks will host a free hunter education program on April 16 and 17 at the Auburn Elks Lodge.The state-authorized program features 10 hours of ...

Woodcreek's Pinkerton stepping down due to health

Having just completed knee replacment surgery on one side, and with another to come on the other, Woodcreek High basketball coach Burnel Pinkerton resigned Monday. "We knew back ...

Make your putts more consistent

If you’ve worked on your fundamentals since last week’s article, you should be in a good position to make a quality putting stroke.The putting stroke is a pendulum motion that ...

Nielsen 2nd in triple jump at Arcadia

Bear River High’s Kendal Nielsen earned medals in two of the four events she competed in over the weekend at the prestigious Arcadia Invitational in Southern California. Nielsen ...

Kicked out by the CIF?

A proposed revision to a California Interscholastic Federation bylaw would force soccer players to pick between playing for their club teams and suiting up for their high school sq ...

They came from the north

By Todd Mordhorst Journal Sports Editor As the skies grew darker and the temperatures slowly dipped Saturday, Geoff Roes and Tracy Garneau felt more and more at home on the Ameri ...

Bear River rolls to NorCal title

The Bear River High softball team took on some of Northern California’s best and came out on top Saturday at the NorCal Classic tournament in Tracy.Sophomore Erin Nichol pitc ...

Mason pitches Placer past Colfax

Sophomore Ryan Mason tossed a one-hitter and the Placer High baseball team scratched out a run in the bottom of the seventh to edge Colfax 2-1 Friday night at James Field.Mason str ...

Hillgals kick past Lincoln

By Journal Sports Staff The Placer High soccer team rolled past Lincoln 3-1 Friday at Le Febvre Stadium, using a balanced offense and stellar defense. The Hillgals (3-1-1 Pioneer ...