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Another banner year at Del Oro

While six athletes from Del Oro High’s track and field team are still in action at the California Interscholastic Federation State Championships Friday and Saturday, most Gol ...

Del Oro, Bear River stars gear up for Optimist Game

When Annette Merjano steps onto the softball diamond at Capital Christian this evening, she’ll take her final at-bats as a high school athlete. “It hits you hard because you ...

Placer’s Crider claims triple-jump title

Lucas Stancliff needs one more big day on the track to earn a ticket to the CIF State Championships. Brett Crider got the job done Thursday evening at Hughes Stadium in Sacramento. ...

Eagles swoop in on state berth

LOOMIS — When Kai VonAlvenslaben heard Kenny Andri boasting of his success in the 400-meter dash, he took the pride as a friendly challenge. One lap around the track? Piece of ca ...

Golden Eagles feature many star seniors

Editor’s Note: This is the first of three columns chronicling the student-athletes of Colfax High, Del Oro, and Placer. The athletes of these three schools helped their respe ...

Tigers claim playoff bid ahead of Golden Eagles

LOOMIS — The final mountain was too steep for a team that has been fighting along the comeback trail for the entire season. The Del Oro High baseball team was down by six runs a ...

Colfax pair into section semifinals

Carissa Millanes and Justin Witt of Colfax fought past Forest Lake Christian’s Amanda Timmerman and Nathan Burnett 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 in a mixed doubles quarterfinal at the Sac-Joaqui ...

Del Oro falls, must win today to make playoffs

The Roseville High baseball team edged Del Oro 2-1 Wednesday to force a winner-take-all battle today in Loomis.Tigers pitcher Tyler Ash held the Golden Eagles to one run in the sec ...

Time for the report cards

The prep sports scene is drawing to a close. While the spring sports are close to wrapping up their season, now is a good time to look back on the many successes the local high sch ...

Mullen delivers for Del Oro

Thomas Mullen hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the top of the sixth and the Del Oro High baseball team won its fourth straight, 6-4 at Roseville Tuesday afternoon.The Golden Eagle ...

Del Oro dumps Woodland in section playoff opener

The Del Oro High boys tennis team opened defense of its Sac-Joaquin Section Division II title with a 9-0 rout of visiting Woodland Tuesday afternoon. Brett Bacharach, Charlie Wyat ...

Reina’s homer lifts Bruins

The Bear River High softball team kept its league title hopes alive by the slimmest of margins Friday at Lake of the Pines.Sophomore Alyssa Reina smacked a home run in the fourth i ...

Golden Eagles look for outright SFL title today

Sophomore Jordan Courage doubled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and Del Oro High held on to beat Nevada Union on the road Thursday afternoon.The Golden Eagles (22-3, 9-2 S ...

Butterfield bouncing back

LOOMIS — Jerilyn Butterfield always feared her son’s first concussion would come on a gridiron. She was never as concerned about Spencer, Del Oro High’s two-sport star and t ...

Del Oro grabs first place in SFL softball race

The Del Oro High softball team grabbed pole position in the Sierra Foothill League title race with one week to go after a wild 4-1 victory over Roseville Friday on the road. Annet ...