country

Placer charges out of the gate

The Placer High cross country team dominated the first Pioneer Valley League meet of the season on all levels Wednesday at Renfree Park in Sacramento. The Placer boys placed three ...

Hillmen making a run for it

They run for the sheer joy of it. They run in insufferably hot weather. They run with their best friends. They run with Placer High alumni. They are the cross country team of Place ...

Media Life: Shooting puts country legend Billy Joe Shaver’s Auburn show in jeopardy

Billy Joe Shaver is a country music legend, an original outlaw songwriter from Central Texas whose music has been recorded by the greats – from Elvis to Waylon to Willie to Dylan ...

Hyatt’s legacy lives on at Placer

Walking into Earl Crabbe Gym, one cannot help but notice the many pennants hanging from the walls of this venerable edifice. Most signify league championships won, others acknowled ...

Hillmen’s success forged on the hot trails

For most runners, the thought of working out in our oppressive July heat would send one scurrying to the nearest air-conditioned room. If, however, you are a Placer High cross coun ...

Legends of the fall

Combine a long-awaited playoff berth, a monumental upset on the road, some courtroom drama and spectacular play on the field and what do you get? At Placer High, it was the most ...

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 ...