Sports

Golden Eagles suddenly soaring

LOOMIS — It’s tough to keep Kyle Russell from smiling on a volleyball court. That wasn’t always the case last spring when the star outside hitter and his Del Oro High teamma ...

Del Oro set to induct first Hall of Famers

Del Oro High Athletic Hall of Fame inducteesAthletes: Butch Enkoji (Football 1961); Tom Cooper (All sports/baseball 1961); Ed Bonner (All sports 1969); Randy Hansen (Track/Cross co ...

Placer golfers rebound at The Ridge

The Placer High golf team rebounded from its first Pioneer Valley League loss of the year with a resounding win over Colfax Tuesday at The Ridge.Junior Rob Schauble fired a 2-over- ...

Placer baseball hosting clinic Saturday

The Placer High baseball team will host a youth skills clinic Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at James Field. The clinic is open to players age 8 to 14.Registration is due April 22 ...

Gulley goes out in style

Megan Gulley was all set to call it a gymnastics career earlier this month with one last hurrah at the Region I Gymnastics Championships in Long Beach. Gulley is fully immersed in ...

Rising Stars

Name: Jackson Tate Age: 12 Team: Marlins (Auburn Little League Majors Division) Accomplishments: Tate won’t soon forget the game he had on April 14 at Beggs Field. The first ...

Obray lifts Hillgals to key win

Emma Obray scored off an assist from Stephanie Bonitata in the 58th minute and goalkeeper Audrey Furlong made eight saves as the Placer High girls soccer team edged host El Dorado ...

JV call-up Vanderdoes powers Placer past Victory

Freshman Eddie Vanderdoes continued to justify his call-up to varsity Monday. Vanderdoes broke a sixth-inning tie with a two-run homer, leading Placer High past visiting Victory C ...

From the range to the course

When you go to the practice range do you hit the ball like you’re on the pro tour, but when you go to course you can’t hit the broad side of a big red barn? Well don’t feel l ...

Logan nets state coaching honor

Growing up in southern Arizona, Jim Logan never had an opportunity to play organized soccer. His Tucson high school of nearly 2,000 students couldn’t even field a team, and he d ...