Cross Country

Reader Input: Placer team will gets its rings

The Placer High cross country team would like to thank all that generously contributed to our fundraiser (“Placer cross country hosting car wash Saturday to cut cost of champ ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Placer County high schools rank well on SATs; probation check prompts man to run and Affordable Care Act forum coming to Auburn

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Placer County high schools do well when it comes to how they rank on SAT scores. Reporter Gus Thomson will have a story on which schools were recognize ...

Gold Run man found dead in Mount Shasta park

A Gold Run man who disappeared in the Salinas area on a cross-country bicycle trip only to turn up in Siskiyou County weeks later has died in Mount Shasta. The Siskiyou County She ...

Hillmen's Gama Gomez was born to run

Gama Gomez can run all day. In fact, he already does year-round. The Placer High School senior, who played four varsity sports last year, is currently excelling as a star on the Hi ...

Cross Country roundup: Placer High varsity boys, girls both win at PVL No. 1

Ruth Braica got her wish. The Placer High School varsity girls cross country team beat Bear River — and the rest of the Pioneer Valley League — at Gibson Ranch on Wedn ...

Toby Qualls is making an impact on Placer High cross country team

It didn’t take Toby Qualls too long to become the leader of the pack. Qualls, a senior at Placer High School who transferred this year from Mammoth Lakes, has gone from the n ...

The week in sports (May 21-23, 2014)

Wednesday, May 21 Baseball McAULIFFE BALLPARKS Lincoln vs. Colfax (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.) TONY ZUPO FIELD Vista del Lago vs. Sierra (4 p.m./6:30 p.m.)  ...