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Hillgals edge Center in league opener

The Placer High track and field teams waged a couple of epic battles with Center Wednesday to open Pioneer Valley League play, with the girls emerging victorious and the Placer boy ...

Del Oro crushes Roseville at Turkey Creek

Del Oro 202, Roseville 249 at Turkey Creek – The Eagles overcame a surprise course change to cruise to lopsided win. They usually play the front nine but were forced to play ...

Hillmen fire 194 at Auburn Valley

The Placer High golf team continued its torrid pace to start the season, shooting a 194 at Auburn Valley Country Club Tuesday to easily hurdle Colfax.Daniel Gregg fired a 1-over pa ...

Hillgals roll to title in Jackson

The Placer High softball team reeled off four wins last weekend on its way to the championship at the Jackson Lions Club Dandelion Days Classic and improving to 10-2 on the season. ...

Reale's walkoff hit lifts Hillmen

Michael Reale picked the perfect time to break out of his early season slump at the plate. The Placer High senior drove a seventh-inning pitch into right-center field to give the H ...

Del Oro star settles for sixth place

Del Oro High senior Austin Branum capped his spectacular high school wrestling career with a sixth place finish at the CIF State Championships Friday and Saturday in Bakersfield. C ...

Hillmen swing past Del Oro

The Placer High golf team battled the nasty weather, and one of the top teams in the Sac-Joaquin Section Thursday at Auburn Valley Country Club. The Hillmen prevailed on both accou ...

The concussion discussion

Editor’s note: This is the first of two stories in a series dealing with concussions in high school sports. Kolby Butcher is a boy in a man’s body. At 6-3, 225 pounds h ...

Branum’s state title quest kicks into high gear

Austin Branum wasn’t born with a wrestling pedigree but the Del Oro senior sure has made a career out of the sport. As Branum gears up for his last chance at a state title he isn ...

Hillmen to take a shot at Sierra

Placer High has gone toe-to-toe with two of the top three teams in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoffs, so taking on a third doesn’t seem like such a daunting chall ...