basketball

Lady Hillmen finish fourth at Coach ‘G’

A cold start doomed the Placer High girls basketball team Saturday at the Coach “G” Memorial tournament at Earl Crabbe Gym.The Lady Hillmen fell behind 10-0 and could n ...

Bear River claims title at Victory tourney

The Bear River High boys basketball team captured the title at the Victory Christian tournament in Carmichael Saturday, posting a 70-56 win over San Juan in the championship game.J ...

Placer girls fall to Del Campo

The Del Campo High girls basketball team knocked off Placer 60-53 Friday night in the Coach "G" Memorial tournament at Earl Crabbe Gym.The game was tied 27-27 at the half before th ...

Placer girls have no trouble in opener

Kerry McCullough and the Placer High girls basketball team found their outside shooting touch early and never lost it Thursday night.The Lady Hillmen cruised to a 61-27 win over Me ...

Placer pounds Truckee to open Rail City title defense

Placer High kept right on rolling at the Rail City Classic in Sparks, Nev. on Thursday.The Hillmen dropped Truckee 59-36 as they opened defense of their tournament championship fro ...

Hillmen have paid their dues

Cody Riggs is determined to make his final basketball season at Placer High a winning one, which would be a first for the senior class. The Hillmen are on the right track, with Ri ...

Colfax slams Sutter, 62-45

The Colfax High boys basketball team stormed into Sutter Wednesday night, taking an 18-2 lead after the first quarter and cruising to a 62-45 win. The Falcons (6-2) got a huge nigh ...

Falcons go big for title defense

Mike O’Connell doesn’t have a specific formula to how his Colfax High boys basketball team is winning games this season. But the young Falcons have scratched out a 4-2 record ...

Wildcats make history

As “We Are the Champions” blared over the speakers, E.V. Cain players were hoisted up to cut down the net at Stacy Dragila Gym Tuesday night. The joyous celebration capped a re ...

Hillmen blow past Grizzlies

The Placer High basketball team raced out to a 21-2 lead Tuesday night and defeated Golden Sierra 63-45 in Garden Valley.Junior Andrew Dahlin scored 13 points. Junior Peter Kean hi ...