Bear River

Willis Twins too much for Bear River

COLFAX – Colfax High’s girls basketball team honored its seniors before Friday night’s game here with Bear River but for the Falcons it was a pair of juniors who ...

HUMBLE BEGINNINGS: The SJS wrestling postseason begins with conference cakewalks

California’s four-week individual prep wrestling postseason begins with league tournaments this weekend and culminates with the state championships in Bakersfield March 4 and ...

UTTER SILENCE: Placer quiets Lincoln surge with dominant final minutes

Up three points with two minutes to play, the Placer High boys basketball team needed either spectacular defense or clutch offense to escape Tuesday’s Pioneer Valley League s ...

Hot-handed Hillmen top ice-cold Bruins 66-41 in PVL basketball

LAKE OF THE PINES — Placer came into the final game of the first half of Pioneer Valley League play Friday night unbeaten but vulnerable, with two injured starters sidelined. ...

IT’S A STRIPED BANNER: Lincoln downs Bear River 42-27 for the PVL wrestling title

LINCOLN — Drew Engberson sent Bear River High wrestling fans into a frenzy with his sudden turn and pin of Lincoln’s Zenon Lopez with just 59 seconds remaining in his 1 ...

SCRAMBLE TO GLORY: Sac-Joaquin Section wrestlers close in on the prep postseason

Editor's note: See state and section rankings at the bottom of this story. Del Oro climbs the ranks Noah Blake debuted so far down the California Wrestling Newsletter state r ...

Bear River tops Placer in PVL wrestling

Noah Danieli beat Daniel Moon 4-3 in a huge Pioneer Valley League showdown at 113 as the Bruins took a 42-27 conference win Thursday in Lake of the Pines. Charlie Kirks (forfeit a ...

Jan. 20 prep hoops roundup: Center stuns Bear River while Lincoln buries Colfax

LAKE OF THE PINES — Center's Nathan Pattison hit a fall-away 15-footer from the elbow as time expired here to lift the Center Cougars to a stunning 48-47 win over Bear Ri ...

Bruins hold off Falcons, 80-76, in triple overtime thriller

COLFAX – There was a lot of give and take in Friday night’s Pioneer Valley League boys basketball opener played here between Colfax’s Falcons and Bear River Bruin ...

PVL boys basketball preview: League coaches tab Placer as the team to beat

With 19 years of coaching experience at Foothill High School – not to mention over 400 coaching victories – Drew Hibbs has pretty much seen it all when it comes to prep ...

Del Oro, Bear River, Placer take dual meet wrestling wins

Del Oro 68, Nevada Union 12 The deep and talented Del Oro wrestling squad showed off excellence across the weight classes Wednesday by ousting host Nevada Union in the first dual ...

BACK ON TOP: Placer beats Bear River for first Kendall Arnett title since 2004

Area basketball fans were treated to a delicious first half of rivalry basketball Wednesday as Bear River High led host Placer for nearly two frames of the 74th Annual Kendall Arne ...