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Falcons use late push to make semis

COLFAX — For three quarters Thursday night Colfax High girls basketball coach Dave Campbell watched his No. 2 seed Lady Falcons try and play catch-up with a bruising Argonaut tea ...

Defense never rests as Falcons win again

LAKE OF THE PINES — Haleigh Lis was the only player that added to her offensive highlight reel Tuesday night at Jack McCrory Gym.The Colfax High senior dominated a defensive ...

Eagles heat up in opener

LOOMIS — Mike Takayama was hoping he could save his inspirational pep talks until March, but he felt like his team needed a boost in its Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoff o ...

Eagles reaching rarified air

“Ubuntu,” or all for one. It’s an African word and the motto of the Del Oro High girls basketball team this year. The Golden Eagles prove their talent, coupled with unity on ...

Bear River takes tourney title in Lincoln

After rolling through its first two games at the Lincoln tournament, the Bear River High girls basketball team got a tougher test Thursday, fighting past River City for 56-45 in ov ...

Stinging loss fuels Falcons

COLFAX — The Colfax High girls basketball team was painfully close to playing on the Sacramento Kings’ home court last season. The Falcons lost to Argonaut by a measly point in ...

Eagles soaring to the next level

LOOMIS — As a wide-eyed freshman three years ago, Madeline Campbell could only dream of following in the footsteps of Del Oro High basketball star Emilie Johnson. She got the th ...

One last swing for star seniors

GRANITE BAY — Colleen Stafford and Kelsey Lardner embarked on their volleyball careers in the small gymnasium at Granite Bay High some 10 years ago. After garnering many accolad ...

Dragon slayers?

LOOMIS — It’s one of the section’s most one-sided playoff rivalries and Madeline Campbell can’t wait for another chance to change Del Oro High’s postseason fate. The star ...

Colfax girls undaunted by undefeated Argonaut

At first glance the Argonaut High girls basketball team looks like an unstoppable juggernaut. The Mustangs are 29-0, coasted through the Mother Lode League and for the season they ...

Campbell studies up for semifinal

Madeline Campbell and her fellow Del Oro High girls’ basketball teammates have had enough, and they plan on changing an ongoing basketball playoff nightmare. Four of the last f ...

Campbell leads Del Oro girls to road romp

Madeline Campbell scored a game-high 24 and Crystal Sewell added 16 points to lead the Del Oro High girls past Nevada Union 70-41 in Sierra Foothill League girls basketball Wednesd ...

Great expectations remain at Del Oro

LOOMIS — Thirty-eight consecutive league wins. A 26-2 overall record last season. A remarkable 61-3 home mark over the last five years. All impressive numbers, but to the De ...

Colfax girls fall at Dixon

The Colfax High girls basketball team rallied, but came up short in a 51-45 loss to Dixon on the road Tuesday night. The Falcons trailed by 17 through three quarters before stormi ...

Hillmen hustle on the trail

Clay Campbell hung up his cleats and was ready to lace up his high-tops. Then Randall Fee suggested he strap on some running shoes. Campbell obliged and promptly helped the Placer ...