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Obert makes quick change at Butler University

Belle Obert is proving to be a quick-change artist at Butler University. A senior at the Div. I Big East university located in Indianapolis, Indiana, Obert has just been name ...

Loomis Jr. golfers take on top players in Southern California

It’s sometimes called the Masters for junior golfers in Northern California. And Monday, at Spyglass Hill Golf Course in Pebble Beach, only two players in the boys 16-18 age ...

Shell nets hat trick for Marian

Summer Shell is fitting in rather fine in her freshman soccer season at Marian University in Indianapolis, Ind. Shell, a 2013 Del Oro High graduate, is receiving a lot of playing ...

Granite Bay's Baumgarten qualifies for U.S. Amateur

Former Granite Bay High golfer Brandon Baumgarten, who as a junior helped lead the Grizzlies to the 2012 CIF State Tournament championship, was medalist Monday at the United States ...

Smotherman's PubLinx run ends

LORTON,  Va. - A pair of uncharacteristic bogies dereailed Loomis golfer  Austin Smotherman's chances here Friday of bringing home the U.S. Golf Assocation& ...

Smotherman moves on to quarterfinals

The length of Austin Smotherman off the tee has helped vault the 19-year-old Loomis golfer into the quarterfinals of the 88th U.S. Golf Association’s Public Links Championshi ...

Smotherman reaches U.S. Public Links Round of 32

LORTON, Va. – Austin Smotherman is still alive in the 88th playing of the United States Golf Association’s Public Links Championship tournament. The Loomis golfer, who ...

Smotherman advances at U.S. Public Links

Loomis’ Austin Smotherman shot an even par score of 140 for two rounds to advance into the round of 64 at the 88th U.S. Public Links Championship golf tournament being played ...

Smotherman shoots 68 in U.S. Public Links first round

Loomis’ Austin Smotherman shot a two-under par 68 to finish in an eight-way tie for 8th place after the first day of competition at the 88th U.S. Public Links Championship go ...

Smotherman, Riecks qualify for national golf championships

A pair of local area golfers survived tough qualifying competition over the weekend and Monday to earn berths in respective national championship tournaments next month.   ...

First year learning curve

  With his first year of collegiate golf under his belt, former Del Oro High golf standout Austin Smotherman is back home in Loomis this summer and this week had a chance to ...

D.O. grad aids run to NAIA title game

In her playing days at both Del Oro and UC Santa Barbara, Emilie Johnson was in complete control of things on the hardwood from her point guard position. Now, after a standout fou ...

Noon Hour Update: Auburn motel fire; city council meeting tonight and local golf star ready to hit the links

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Smotherman back swinging at SMU

Austin Smotherman had a tough decision to make last Fall that he hopes will pay dividends this spring. The former Del Oro High golf standout, now a freshman at Southern Methodist ...