Sports

Del Oro dumps Woodland in section playoff opener

The Del Oro High boys tennis team opened defense of its Sac-Joaquin Section Division II title with a 9-0 rout of visiting Woodland Tuesday afternoon. Brett Bacharach, Charlie Wyat ...

Bruins dethroned by Zebras

Lincoln High’s varsity softball team clinched its first Pioneer Valley League championship in 10 years with Tuesday’s 2-1 victory over the visiting Bear River Bruins. The Zebr ...

Lancemania about to roll over foothills

Lancemania is about to engulf Placer County. The Amgen Tour of California rolls through the streets of Auburn, over the Foresthill Bridge and into the American River Canyon on Sun ...

Eagles soar on to Masters

LINCOLN — After the Del Oro High boys golf team dropped two of its first three Sierra Foothill League dual matches, coach Hal Steinback called a meeting to calm the Golden Eagles ...

Placer, FLC short in Masters bids

The Placer High boys golf team watched its stellar season come to a close on a wintry Monday at the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV tournament at Timber Creek Golf Course in Rosev ...

Forest Lake perfect in CVCL for second year

Christa Weisman scored three goals and added an assist and the Forest Lake Christian girls soccer team wrapped up its second straight undefeated league campaign, routing host Sacra ...

Charity golf tournaments set for Friday

The Auburn Host Lions 16th annual Fun Golf Tournament will be held Friday at The Ridge Golf Club. The field is limited to 144 players, and the cost is $125 per player. The tourna ...

PVL signs of the times

Kayla Reeves and Kelsey Lardner were terrific complements on the basketball court last season. Next fall they’re heading in entirely different directions, though both are pursuin ...

No fear for formidable freshman

Just last spring Eddie Vanderdoes was playing Little League and dreaming of the day he’d take the diamond for Placer High’s varsity club. Even when coach Larry Prewitt approac ...

Bear River snaps El Dorado’s streak

The Bear River High baseball team jumped right back into the playoff race Friday with a thrilling 3-2 victory over El Dorado at Lake of the Pines.Zach Welz lined a two-out hit to r ...