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White right at home at Trinity

As a hard-hitting linebacker at Bear River High, Cole White generated interest from schools in the NCAA’s Football Bowl Subdivision. Among the schools that recruited White were ...

Barry headed to New Mexico State

Highly recruited basketball star Remi Barry told the Auburn Journal Tuesday he has committed to New Mexico State University. The 6-7, 200 pound forward from France graduated from ...

Barry biding his time

LOOMIS — The winner of the Remi Barry sweepstakes may soon be announced. Barry recently returned from his third and likely final official college visit and could decide where he ...

Veteto returning to his roots

Konner Veteto’s basketball career blossomed in southern California, but he’s returning to his roots. The Placer High graduate is transferring to Sacramento State after playing ...

Patton ahead of schedule

Jeff Patton had no idea he’d do this well in college volleyball this quickly. Now a freshman at Orange Coast College in Southern California, the middle blocker who led Placer Hi ...

Sierra makes instant impact

Michael Taylor had a feeling there was a rugby giant just waiting to be roused at Sierra College. Two years after laying the foundation, the Sierra College Rugby Club is a full-f ...

Crouch’s courageous comeback

As Kim Crouch was reconstructing her life, she discovered that a piece was missing. Now that she’s found it, the Placer High graduate is a champion runner once again. Presently ...

Miles trails only Crouch at Sac City

In each race Sacramento City College’s women’s cross country team ran this season, a Placer High graduate was the first Panther across the finish line. Usually, that runner wa ...

Sierra tripped up in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Brandon Michalkiewicz glanced at the final score and shook his head. In a game that was still up for grabs midway through the fourth quarter, City College of Sa ...

Where baseball burns bright

The sun had just started to set as Bret Lachemann left his hotel late Sunday night for a 1 a.m. flight back to Northern California. “It’s finally getting a little dark,” he ...

Power surge for former Bruin

Ryan Giacomini was admittedly never much of a home run hitter before coming to Feather River College. “I’d never hit more than one home run in a season at any level,” he sai ...

WJU president announces retirement

Bryce Jessup, president of William Jessup University in Rocklin, announced his retirement Thursday morning. Jessup, the son of William Jessup, founder of WJU, will be stepping do ...

Letters don’t complete college application process

For those graduating high school seniors seeking college admission this fall, the admission letters have now been mailed or posted online bringing good news to some and sad news to ...

Sierra sends five to the next level

There’s a chance that Chris Briasco and Ronnie Davidson will be able to finish their football careers the way they started them — together. Wednesday was the NCAA’s national ...

It was a fine fall for these collegians

The fall season was a highly successful one for the college athletes profiled in the Auburn Journal’s weekly Campus Canvass feature. Some earned all-conference honors. Others se ...