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Placer tennis program captures 95th straight PVL win

The streak lives on. Placer survived its closest match in nine years by beating Bear River 6-3 Monday, and then rolled to an 8-1 victory over Foothill Tuesday. The team has now w ...

SPRING ROUNDUP: Placer and Bear River tennis, softball, soccer and golf

Placer Tennis The Hillmen beat Lincoln in 9-0 fashion Thursday to claim their 93rd consecutive Pioneer Valley League triumph. Kyle Fontes won 6-1, 6-1 while Tyler Burk finished b ...

Placer Hillmen take SVC volleyball opener, 3-1 over El Dorado

It took an entire game, but the Placer High boys volleyball team finally caught up with coach Andrew Klem’s outfit Wednesday and got down to business. Trailing 0-1 after a 2 ...

EARLY GRIDDERS: Area recruits enjoy spring football practice with Sierra College

ROCKLIN — Utilizing the first program of its kind outside of the Bay Area, Sierra College is allowing 36 high school football recruits an opportunity to get familiar with its ...

Preseason softball: Bear River downs Del Oro

Bear River 3, Del Oro 2 The Bruins of Grass Valley captured their sixth consecutive victory in thrilling fashion by ousting host Del Oro with a final-inning blitz Friday. Down 2- ...

SPRING ROUNDUP: Placer, Colfax, Bear River capture PVL victories

Placer Tennis The Hillmen won their 89th consecutive conference match by ousting Lincoln in 9-0 fashion Tuesday. Kyle Fontes, Deo Avalos, Julia Hinshaw and Courtney Mason took si ...

SPRING SPORTS ROUNDUP: Auburn-area teams battle for preseason success

Placer softball The Sacramento/Elk Grove Victory Tournament forced Placer to swallow defeats to D2 stalwarts Roseville (11-1) Casa Roble (4-3) Thursday. Raven Lewis singled and s ...

SPRING SPORTS ROUNDUP: Bear River, Placer athletes fare well in prep preseason

Bear River softball The softball Bruins of Bear River High opened the season with a 6-0 no-hit shutout of Lindhurst Tuesday. Nerissa Long (three innings, five strikeouts) and Ari ...

MASTERS OF DESTINY: Del Oro wins section wrestling title in Stockton

STOCKTON — As medal winners at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Wrestling Championships began to lumber toward the podium on center mat at the Stockton Arena, Del Oro co-head ...