Sports

Wildfires' soccer: Out of the ashes

Brittany Salveson is on a mission. She’s looking to lead the Foresthill High soccer team to new heights.In truth, any height is an upgrade for the Wildfires, whose program ha ...

Hillmen fall at El Dorado

The El Dorado High baseball team strengthened its hold on first place in the Pioneer Valley League title race Friday with a 13-3 win over Placer in Placerville.The Cougars racked u ...

Eagles wiping out record book

LOOMIS — Noelle Latham broke a 14-year-old school triple jump record at Del Oro High’s dual meet with Nevada Union Wednesday afternoon. The junior barely had time to savor her ...

Bruins go down in PVL softball tilt

LAKE OF THE PINES — Power prevailed over speed in a clash of undefeated Pioneer Valley League softball powers Thursday. Lincoln High ace Stephanie Tofft tossed a five-hitter and ...

Falcons take undefeated mark into showdown

The Placer High-Colfax girls soccer rivalry will be played out under the bright lights tonight. The action begins at 7 p.m. at Placer’s Le Febvre Stadium. The Falcons are undefe ...

Extended salmon season looking likely

Salmon anglers are rejoicing after hearing the news Thursday that it looks like the entire California coast will have a season that lasts into the fall. The Pacific Fisheries Man ...

Knox, Stufflebean power Placer

The Placer High softball team got a pitching gem from Jenna Knox and a two-run homer from Brooke Stufflebean to break through for its first Pioneer Valley League victory Thursday.K ...

Wildfires burned by Vacaville Christian

The Foresthill High baseball team fell to Vacaville Christian 10-1 Thursday despite a strong pitching effort from Dave Whitsett. Whitsett pitched well, but the Wildfires could not ...

Del Oro tennis swings past Woodcreek

Charlie Wyatt won 6-4, 6-3 in his No. 1 singles debut and the Del Oro High boys tennis team routed visiting Woodcreek 9-0 Thursday afternoon to improve to 7-0 in the Sierra Foothil ...

Raskin, Falcons top Victory Christian

Sophomore Justin Raskin fired a 4-over-par 40 to spark the Forest Lake Christian golfers past Victory Christian Thursday at DarkHorse.The Falcons won by 19 strokes after shooting 2 ...