Sports

Hillmen seek new heights

The Placer High wrestling team has a newly renovated room on the Auburn campus and a new outlook for the 2010 season. The program that was mired in mediocrity for several years is ...

Cool Yule Jingle Jog today

The annual Cool Yule Jingle Jog will be held today in Meadow Vista, beginning at 10 a.m. There are 5-kilometer and 10K courses. There will be prizes for the top finishers in each ...

Fish love GULP, you will too

Okay, I have to admit that I was very skeptical of Berkley’s GULP line of soft “plastic” baits when they first came out. All that stuff on the package about being “more eff ...

Life with the Bruins

Former Rocklin High basketball star Brendan Lane will be coming back to Northern California soon as the UCLA Bruins are set to visit Cal and Stanford. UCLA will play at the Bears ...

Falcons fall to Spanish Springs

Senior forward Cassandra Campbell had 12 points Wednesday night, but Colfax High’s girls basketball team fell to host Spanish Springs (Nev.) 49-42. Junior center Michelle Walker ...

Riecks ready to rock

Kasey Riecks has found her comfort zone at UC Davis. No longer is the Placer High graduate’s focus on familiarizing herself with the intricacies of the Aggie women’s basketbal ...

Two Eagles selected for All-Star game

Two senior football players will represent Del Oro High this Saturday at the Holiday All-Star Classic at Sacramento’s Grant High School. Running back Bryce Pratt and offensive l ...

EAGLE OF THE WEEK: Nick Lewis

In his first season as the Del Oro High boys basketball team’s starting point guard, the senior has helped the Golden Eagles get off to a 6-2 start.1. What is your favorite thing ...

Shooting star looks for help

The two-time defending Central Valley Christian League champions have one big reason to be hopeful for a three-peat: Josh Ritchart. But the Forest Lake Christian boys basketball t ...

‘Tis the season... for hoops, bloopers

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… There’ll be much basketballing … Shots will be flowing … And the crowds will cheer… at least for teams in our area. Decem ...