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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 ...

Bear River High grad competes on “King of the Nerds” reality TV show

Bear River High School grad Kaitlin Spak has proven her nerdiness on the TBS reality series “King of the Nerds,” surviving several rounds of competition. Spak, 26, sta ...

THE FANTASTIC FOUR: Placer wrestlers move on to Sac-Joaquin Section Masters

Some postseason vengeance, sudden heroics and big appetites led four Placer High wrestlers to impressive top-four placements at the Division IV Sac-Joaquin Section Wrestling Champi ...

D4 SJS Wrestling Championships Preview: Auburn-area grapplers look for advancement on the road to state

The Western Athletic Conference sent two teams to the final round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Team Dual wrestling finals this season, and should be the toast of Sacramento Friday an ...

CHAMPIONSHIP FINISH: Placer beats Bear River to claim a piece of the PVL boys basketball title

GRASS VALLEY — Chasing a narrow deficit with five minutes to play, host Bear River High needed a stretch of hot shooting to deny the Placer Hillmen a piece of the Pioneer Val ...

Twenty Auburn-area wrestlers move on to D4 Wrestling Championships

Prep wrestlers from Placer, Bear River and Colfax found plenty of success at the 2015 Pioneer Valley League Wrestling Championships Saturday at Center High in Antelope. Since the ...