athletics

Auburn gets a taste of the French Quarter

Auburn residents can party bourbon-street style Saturday night, without leaving town. The Power Club is being transformed into the New Orleans French Quarter for a Mardi Gras Din ...

Sports teams work to fill funding voids

Coach Jennifer Wright is breathing a little easier knowing the Placer High girls volleyball team raised enough money to play this year. Since a recent American Civil Liberties Un ...

Fitness expo debuts in Auburn

The NorCal All Sports Health and Fitness Expo is making its debut right here in Auburn, Saturday and Sunday. Vendor booths, demonstrations and a family friendly run are just a fe ...

Volek garners one last honor at Sierra

Just before retiring from his post as athletic director at Sierra College, John Volek collected one last prestigious honor. Volek was named the Under Armour Athletic Director of th ...

High schools sports fees questioned

Many sports in the Placer Union High School District hang in the balance. The cause is two-fold. The American Civil Liberties Union began cracking down last year on public school d ...

Placer athletics gambling on help

The Power Pub and Event Center will be transformed into a casino for a fundraiser to benefit Placer High School Athletics, Saturday night. Casino Night on the Hill will feature ca ...

Athletics could fall under budget axe

High school athletics as we currently know them may not exist next year. Sadly, this may be not a parallel to Chicken Little who constantly uttered the well-known phrase, “The sk ...

Wildfires take another step forward

At a small high school nestled in the mountains above the American River Canyon, athletics are slowly gaining momentum. Each year, more and more teams are turning in winning record ...

Another banner year at Del Oro

While six athletes from Del Oro High’s track and field team are still in action at the California Interscholastic Federation State Championships Friday and Saturday, most Gol ...

Falcons took flight in winter

As the temperatures dipped, Colfax High athletics got better and better in 2009-10.The Falcons soared in the winter as both basketball teams were back contending for section titles ...