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Colfax defense bottles up Bear River in consolation game

Generally, when a basketball team focuses on shutting down its opponent’s top scorers, it creates scoring opportunities for the opponent’s other players. Colfax High’s boys s ...

Bruins rally for Jamboree victory

PITTSBURG — Trailing by eight entering the fourth quarter, the Bear River High girls basketball team rallied to beat Aliso Niguel 36-33 in West Coast Jamboree action Tuesday nigh ...

Bruins win opener

PITTSBURGH — Jocelyn Fry scored 20 and Talore Spencer added 15 points to lead Bear River past George Washington of San Francisco 52-41 in the Bruins’ first game of the West Coa ...

Bruins storm back at Piedmont

Tournament MVP Patrick Scott scored 10 of his game-high 28 points in the fourth quarter to rally Bear River past host Piedmont 55-48 in the Otis Spunkmeier Invitational championshi ...

Bruins seeking more history

LAKE OF THE PINES — Duwaine Ganskie isn’t sure his Bear River High boys basketball team has developed an identity yet this season. He does know his Bruins can score. Seniors P ...

Bruins bury Blazers early

The Bear River High girls basketball team lambasted Lindhurst 76-25 Wednesday night, improving to 2-1 on the season. Sophomore Lindsay Harter scored 15 points to pace the Bruins, ...

Bear River on the rebound

LAKE OF THE PINES — It seems somehow appropriate that the Bear River High girls basketball team has three of last season’s top four rebounders returning. Metaphorically speaki ...

Lady Hillmen hang on for OT win at Casa Roble

With offense at a premium in Orangevale Tuesday night, Placer High coach Scott Barry felt fortunate to get just enough. The Lady Hillmen outlasted Casa Roble 32-31 in overtime aft ...

Ponderosa cruises past Golden Sierra in opener

GARDEN VALLEY — Golden Sierra led after one quarter before losing starting point guard Jamey Danielson-McKeague to injury in a 55-35 season-opening loss to visiting Ponderosa Mo ...

Rams make life rough for Bruins

DIXON — “Electrifying” would have been an apt word to describe the Bear River High football team’s offense during the regular season. In the postseason, however, the Bruin ...

Dixon ‘D’ stands in Bruins’ way

The Bear River High football team won’t be worried about suspensions or coaches retiring tonight when it heads down Interstate-80 to Dixon. The Rams’ defense is the main area o ...

Bear River players suspended

The Bear River varsity football team has lost three players, likely for the rest of the season, due to a violation of the school’s athletic policy. “Our district has a 30-day ...

Del Oro seeking SFL win

Tonight’s annual clash between Rocklin and Del Oro on the football field may not be a championship tilt or even a meeting of two of the area’s elite teams. But the intensity b ...

Jewett, Bruins churn past Lindhurst

OLIVEHURST — Like flames snapping at the feet of firefighters in a burning building, host Lindhurst kept the heat on the Bear River High football team Friday night. Lucky for th ...

Bruins bury losing skid in Colfax

COLFAX — The home crowd roared its approval as the Colfax High football team tore through a hand-painted sign that read “BBQ the Bruins” and ran onto the wet Marson Stadium t ...