basketball

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 ...

Del Oro suffers first loss

The Del Oro High girls’ undefeated run to start the season came to an end, but it took a team from Texas to do it.The Golden Eagles fell to Georgetown, Texas 50-41 on Tuesday at ...

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 ...

Narrow loss motivates Aggies

Kasey Riecks and Lauren Juric have been traveling companions on the UC Davis women’s basketball team’s road to success. To begin with, the former Pioneer Valley League rivals ...

Del Oro drops Cordova in final Arnett tuneup

Luke Cochran’s big dunk midway through the fourth quarter highlighted Del Oro High’s rally past Cordova for a 56-49 victory Wednesday night in Loomis. The Golden Eagles traile ...

Bruins rally in overtime at Pioneer

The Bear River High boys basketball team watched Pioneer rally to tie their game after 32 minutes Tuesday night in Woodland. But the Bruins dominated the overtime session in a 53-4 ...

Placer heads into break with big win

The Placer High girls basketball team caped off 2010 with a strong performance on the road Tuesday night, beating Union Mine 55-40.Sophomore Kirstin Schauble led the Lady Hillmen w ...

Placer’s Sparks trip cut short

“This place is so nice. I didn’t want to leave,” stated Cody Riggs. Riggs, the starting junior point guard for the Placer High basketball team, summed up the feelings for t ...