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Placer can’t keep pace with Lincoln

The Placer High boys have made a habit of jumping on teams early this season. On Wednesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym the Hillmen found themselves on their backs early as a fired up ...

Hillmen fall short at Center

The Placer High boys hung with defending Pioneer Valley League champion Center in Antelope Friday night, but couldn’t pull the upset, falling 65-58.The Hillmen outscored the ...

Center the frontrunner in PVL race

Both Center High and Foothill have suffered many athletic setbacks since joining the Pioneer Valley League in 2010. The boys basketball court is their domain, one of the few place ...

Pineiro’s 40 spark Hillmen

Placer High junior Isaiah Pineiro made up for the absence of a couple of key teammates, and then some Tuesday night in Woodland.Pineiro exploded for 40 points and 15 rebounds as th ...

Falcons ready to run in CVCL

LAKE OF THE PINES — Nathan Burnett figures if other teams can’t catch him and his Forest Lake Christian teammates, they’ll have a tough time keeping the Falcons off the score ...

Lady Hillmen hang on, get back at Thunder

The Placer High girls exacted some revenge with a hard-fought win over Rocklin Tuesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym.The Lady Hillmen beat the Thunder 60-58 as senior Becky Feis led a b ...

Colfax beats buzzer again

It’s not often that Colfax High forward Will Buell goes scoreless in the fourth quarter and he certainly didn’t have plans of leaving Friday’s game without scoring. Buell dra ...

Hillmen denied by T-Wolves

Woodcreek High turned up the defense and spread the ball around nicely Thursday night at Earl Crabbe Gym. It was the perfect strategy against a Placer squad that survived a maratho ...

Del Oro boys drop two in So Cal tourney

The Del Oro High boys basketball team felt the excitement of a near victory against a good team, a deflating loss and then a resounding victory over the course of three days. The G ...

Wildfires look to hit reverse

FORESTHILL — Tommy Sawyer and his teammates on the Foresthill High boys basketball team aren’t basking in the glory of past accomplishments. Even after winning a junior varsit ...