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Placer shines in extra time

Placer High didn’t win the Kendall Arnett Tournament title Friday night. But after packing four overtimes and two memorable wins into the three-day event, senior Cody Riggs was a ...

From sports to nightlife and back again

I sat in the wooden bleachers at Placer High on Wednesday night sending out pictures of the legendary Earl Crabbe Gym into the deep reach of social media. Just a few months prior I ...

Del Campo romps to title as Cahterevic earns MVP

Tournament Most Valuable Player Semir Cahterevic poured in 10 points and teammate David Saghateylan had 11 as Del Campo ran past Woodcreek 58-34 to claim the 70th Kendall Arnett on ...

Hillmen denied by T-Wolves

Woodcreek High turned up the defense and spread the ball around nicely Thursday night at Earl Crabbe Gym. It was the perfect strategy against a Placer squad that survived a maratho ...

Cougars dethrone Falcons

Colfax High had the stature, but Del Campo had the fleet feet Wednesday night at the Kendall Arnett Tournament at Earl Crabbe Gym. That spelled a short-lived title defense for the ...

Placer primed for a title run

Mark Lee buzzed around Earl Crabbe Gym Tuesday, preparing the iconic gym for its annual showcase that brings Placer High alumni back to campus and draws hoops fans from miles aroun ...

Champions at last

Chase Mosier won the rock-paper-scissors with Austin Oberg for the final shot, then made history for the Colfax High basketball program Thursday night. Mosier nailed a 3-pointer a ...

Forgettable finale for Hillmen

The Placer High boys would prefer to forget the 2010 Kendall Arnett Tournament. The Hillmen finished winless in their tournament for the first time since 1991 as they lost to Nevad ...

Colfax inches closer to title

The Colfax High boys have dominated Pioneer Valley League basketball and been a power in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV ranks for much of the past decade. The Kendall Arnett T ...

Bear River edges Placer

In a game eerily similar to last year’s dramatic Bear River victory over Placer in the Kendall Arnett semifinals, the Bruins once again tripped up the hosts.The Hillmen will ...

Hillmen toppled

A first-round sacrificial lamb for several years at the Kendall Arnett Tournament, Mira Loma High refused to play that role Tuesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym. The Matadors stunned ...

Bruins fall short in opener

Bear River High coach Duwaine Ganskie was forced to follow his team with text message updates and a post-game phone call Tuesday. The Bruins’ coach was snowed in across the c ...

Kendall the reunion spot for Hillmen of all ages

“I’ll see you at the Kendall” and “See you after the game at Ty’s,” are two of the most spoken statements after Christmas in the Auburn region. For many reasons, the K ...

Kendall could be even better

The Kendall Arnett Basketball Tournament will always be an Auburn gem. California’s oldest basketball tournament will return to Earl Crabbe Gym beginning Tuesday, hitting the cou ...

Del Oro dominates

There was no such thing as garbage time at Earl Crabbe Gym for Del Oro High senior Chris Ross Wednesday night. The Golden Eagles romped past Bear River 71-38 to win their first Ke ...