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Del Oro doubles up Oakmont in SFL debut

Despite falling in the top three singles matches, the Del Oro High boys tennis team rallied for a 6-3 win at Oakmont Wednesday to open Sierra Foothill League play. The Golden Eagl ...

Del Oro ousted by a familiar foe

GALT ” Ali Fletcher wasn't part of Del Oro High's girls basketball squad in 2005 and 2006 to remember Sacramento knocking the Golden Eagles out of the Sac-Joaquin Section Divisio ...

Golden Eagles go cold in semis

GALT ” A sluggish first quarter made all the difference for the Del Oro High boys basketball team Wednesday night. The Golden Eagles fell to El Camino 56-49 in the Sac-Joaquin Se ...

Falcons' three-peat within reach

LODI ” One of the trademarks of the Colfax High boys basketball team this season has been the use of an aggressive man-to-man defense which has helped limit opponents to less tha ...

Placer, Del Oro boys drop SFL openers

Middle blockers Jeff Patton and Ben Dreher combined for 19 kills and had three blocks apiece, but the Placer High boys volleyball team fell to visiting Oakmont 25-22, 18-25, 25-21, ...

Placer freshman posts shutout in varsity debut

Starting in place of injured senior Jenna Davis, freshman goalkeeper Tori Jordan had six saves in her varsity debut Wednesday as the Placer High girls soccer team battled visiting ...

Colfax boys’ semifinal foe tougher than advertised

At first glance, today's CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV boys basketball semifinal game between top seed Colfax and No. 12 Christian Brothers may appear to be your usual run-of ...

With Campora in foul trouble, FLC girls overpowered

GALT ” Ken Holt didn't worry when Kayla Campora was whistled for her third personal foul in the final seconds of the first half Tuesday at Galt High School. But the first-year F ...

Forest Lake boys stun Sierra Christian, earn berth in state playoffs

GALT ” Three months ago, there was quiet confidence. On Tuesday, that faith was replaced by convincing slam dunks. The No. 4-seeded Forest Lake Christian School boys basketball ...

Placer Jr. Hillmen nationally ranked

The Placer Jr. Hillmen cheerleaders are now a nationally ranked squad. The PJH cheer squad qualified to go on to a national level competition, and for the first time in six years ...

Falcons enjoy twice the benefit

Andrew Ritchart takes comfort in knowing one of his toughest opponents wears the same jersey and even shares his same last name. On off-days, the Forest Lake Christian senior ofte ...

Schubert fits in with Colfax

You can't teach or coach it but ask any basketball coach about the importance of team chemistry and they'll probably tell you that the pretentious make-up of a squad can be worth ...

Falcons soar into section semifinal

A stifling defense and plenty of offense was the perfect recipe for the Forest Lake Christian boys basketball team Friday night. The Falcons booked a trip to the Sac-Joaquin Sectio ...

Placer takes fourth at Cal Spring Classic

The Placer High girls soccer team went 2-2 at the Cal Spring Classic in Marysville, taking fourth place at the hotly contested tournament. The Lady Hillmen dropped close games to ...