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Cody catches on at UC Davis

Mike Cody aspires to lead young men on the football field in the near future, so it’s no surprise he has a coach’s perspective on his unsung role at UC Davis. The senior tight ...

Former Falcons reconnect, find hoops homes at Aurora

As high schoolers often do, Joel Iventosch and Martin Schubert went their separate ways after graduating from Colfax in 2008. The two never lost touch, however. Now, after attend ...

Myers a difference maker

As a soccer player at a Christian college, Rachel Myers isn’t out to achieve athletic glory — at least not for herself. “Our role on the team is to bring glory to God,” sa ...

Plummer comes of age with Pilots

Marissa Plummer is what some folks call a “people person.” That’s really the best way to describe the Del Oro High graduate. It’s why she chose to major in nursing at the ...

Trial begins for alleged Sierra College stabber

The trial for a former Sierra College student accused of attempted murder began Monday. Paul Heintz, 23, allegedly stabbed Auburn resident Alex Abrahamian over a reported love tr ...

Giles jumps at opportunity

Kayla Giles ranks among the Troy University volleyball team’s leaders in most major statistical categories. However, the Colfax High graduate’s coach at the central Alabama sc ...

Right back where she started

Danya Levesque’s rowing career will end this weekend in the same place it started. The Washington State University senior, who grew up in Auburn, got her start in rowing while a ...

Riggs rules the court at ARC

Andy Riggs has not yet become the tennis champion in college that he was at Placer High. If the flashes of dominance he displayed during his freshman season at Sacramento’s Amer ...

Coppin aces college final

As a golfer, Hali Coppin was a bit of a late bloomer. She sure picked the perfect time to blossom, though. Now at Fresno State, the Del Oro High graduate capped her senior season ...

New name, same game

Candace Vallerga is a mother figure to her Simpson University softball teammates. It’s not just that, at 23, the Bear River High graduate is older than most of her fellow Red Ha ...

A Texas-size adjustment

Even for an All-American, the jump from one level of a sport to the next can be a challenging one. Ryan Giacomini can attest to that. The Bear River High graduate dominated on th ...

Ells no beach bum at UCSB

Haley Ells attends college in sunny Southern California, minutes from the ocean and seven hours from Mammoth Mountain Ski Area. Don’t think for a second, though, that the Bear R ...

Sierra College to extend contract with Rocklin Police

A safe campus is spurring Sierra College leaders to give Rocklin Police a longer contract, according to school officials. “At this point, the (Sierra Colleg) board of trustees a ...

Ferguson looks to finish on a high note

Micah Ferguson fully expected to have the success as a collegiate wrestler that he had in high school. Unfortunately for the Del Oro High graduate, things haven’t worked out tha ...

Placer product tremendous in gridiron return

When Kyle Thompson decided to go back to school, he decided to give football another try as well. “I just expected to go out and have some fun,” the Placer High graduate recal ...