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8 Placer County football questions for The Pigskin Soothsayer

The flipping of the calendar page to November and the first big rain soaking of the season can mean only one thing; the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs must be right arou ...

Week 9 Auburn-area prep football previews

With the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs on the horizon, regular season ending games the next two weekends will play pivotal roles in area prep football teams’ bids to reach ...

KINGS OF THE FOURTH: Placer football topples Bear River in the final quarter

LAKE OF THE PINES — Already a wrestler, Placer High junior Mikey Ferreira appears destined for a career in mixed martial arts. The 5-foot-10-inch, 169-pound defensive back/r ...

Oct. 25 fall sports roundup: Bear River, Forest Lake capture volleyball wins

Volleyball Bear River 3, Lincoln 0 The Bruins downed Lincoln in 25-11, 25-15, 25-12 scores after Savannah Wirth and Melanie Jenkins combined for 25 assists. Kaely Rath had six ki ...

Week 8 prep football results, scores around the region: Placer tops Bear River in battle of undefeated teams

Placer 26, Bear River 14 The Hillmen overcame a 14-13 fourth-quarter deficit with two touchdowns in the final six minutes of the game and overcame a tenacious Bruin defense in Lak ...

WEEK 8 AUBURN-AREA PREP FOOTBALL PREVIEWS: Placer (7-0) vs. Bear River (7-0) highlights today’s matchups

That game circled on schedules before the season started is just a few hours away, and bigger than imagined. Today’s Placer vs. Bear River Pioneer Valley League showdown in ...

THE QUEEN OF CLUBS: Placer sophomore Natalie Pietromonaco aims for another section crown

Placer High sophomore Natalie Pietromonaco is the queen of doing more with less. In golf, where athletes are rewarded for taking fewer shots, Pietromonaco has quickly become an eff ...

CRUNCH TIME: Bear River vs Colfax rivalry highlights football matchups

The window of opportunity to reach a postseason berth with the highest possible seed will soon be the size of a peephole. Crunch time comes early for area prep football teams toni ...

PVL coaches give Placer the edge in football chase

That loud crashing sound you heard back in mid-September when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section’s realignment “Watch List” committee voted 5-2 to keep Placer and Mira L ...

Placer’s Prieto strikes in extra time to finish PVL soccer comeback

Andres Prieto isn’t discouraged by the odds against him. Facing a 2-0 deficit and the attention of nearly every Foothill defender, Placer High’s junior soccer sensatio ...

Week four football results, scores around the region: Placer outlasts Vista del Lago while Bear River downs Escalon

EDITOR’S NOTE: For the full story, interviews, stats and stars of the week, grab Sunday’s print edition of the Auburn Journal Placer 42, Vista del Lago 39 The Hillmen ...

Week 4 prep football previews: Placer, Bear River play rematch of 2014 thrillers

Games that could carry playoff implications down the road and three homecomings highlight this week’s foothills area prep football slate. In Escalon, Bear River’s Brui ...

Bruins break in new turf with 37-20 rout of Argonaut

LAKE OF THE PINES - It was a night of firsts here Monday for the Bear River Bruins’ football team. Playing their first home game of the season here against Argonaut, the Bru ...