Del Oro

FIGHT to the FINISH: SJS Wrestlers prepare for a grueling season finish in the CIF playoffs

Wrestlers are crazy. They starve themselves to make weight, slap themselves to get pumped and admire an ear pulverized into a cauliflower salad like it’s a piece of art. Wr ...

SFL boys basketball preview: Area teams dominated 2014-15 preseason

If a lot of prep sports followers thought the Sierra Foothill League was tough from top to bottom this past football season, they should hold on to their hats during boys basketbal ...

SFL girls basketball preview: Oak Ridge, DO, Folsom girls look like SFL favorites

Two years removed from having their longtime stranglehold of the Sierra Foothill League girls basketball championship trophy slip from their grasp, the Del Oro Golden Eagles look p ...

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Bear River improves to 10-3 with one-point win over San Juan

Ben O’Lena scored 20 points with four 3-pointers as the Bear River High boys basketball team snuck past San Juan Friday in 70-69 fashion. The Bruins improved to 10-3 on the ...

Basketball roundup: Buzzer beater lifts Falcons to win

Colfax’s Ryan Hallman scored 16 points Tuesday night to help lead Colfax’s Falcons past Mariposa, 47-45, in the second round of the Mesa Verde Div. IV Challenge played ...

Prep Notebook: Bruins getting their hoop legs under them

It didn’t take long for the Bear River boys basketball players to find their hoop legs this season. Just three weeks after an integral part of this year’s Bear River r ...

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Del Oro girls oust Kennedy on the hardwood

Del Oro girls 58, Kennedy 47 Early foul trouble didn’t keep the Golden Eagles from a win over Kennedy Tuesday in preseason basketball. “It wasn’t our best game, ...

Del Oro girl wrestlers take Bear Creek Invitational by storm

Turns out that the meteorologists were not wrong about the super storm last weekend. They were just premature. A torrential downpour of takedowns, wins, and pins took place at the ...

HART-BREAKER: Interception seals 14-6 Del Oro win despite Roseville’s gritty effort in SJS playoffs

LOOMIS — Roseville High quarterback Blake Rayback escaped the pocket with less than two minutes to play, pulled away from a sack and flung a desperate fourth-down pass into t ...

Placer County graduates Jesse Stafford and Jake Elliott finish top-two at Cowboy Open NCAA wrestling tourney

Prep wrestlers who escape the one-division California Interscholastic Federation State Championships with a medal are guaranteed to garner the attention of collegiate programs thir ...