Bear River

Placer Hillmen own the Sierra Valley Conference volleyball court

The Sierra Valley Conference showdown between unbeaten programs Placer and Bear River lived up to all expectations during a 29-27 first-game thriller inside Earl Crabbe Gymnasium F ...

Nerissa Long throws three-hit shutout as Bear River downs Placer

Hope Ferri’s spider senses must have been tingling before Placer High centerfielder Kaelin Amrein made connection with Nerissa Long’s sixth-inning pitch, because a scre ...

FIRST TO 10: Placer gets by Bear River to stay atop the PVL baseball scene

Placer 10, Bear River 7 Placer pitcher Zack Madrigal watched the ball leave the bat of Matt Lopez like a Cape Canaveral lift off, sailing deep into center field and past a diving ...

Placer, Colfax take PVL baseball wins

Placer 7, Bear River 2 The Hillmen improved to 9-1 in the Pioneer Valley League by beating Bear River Tuesday in Grass Valley. Colton Ranck and Nick Sassarini combined for seven ...

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 ...