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Golden Eagles soccer squad stunned in title match

ELK GROVE — A season filled with firsts for the Del Oro High soccer program ended with an unpleasant first for this spring.In their first shot at a Sac-Joaquin Section champi ...

Game time set for Del Oro soccer's title shot

The Del Oro High soccer team will settle its stalemate with Sierra Foothill League rival Woodcreek on Saturday with the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II championship on the line. Th ...

Forest Lake, Del Oro soccer to play for section crowns

After starting the season with a 1-5-1 record, the Forest Lake Christian girls soccer team will play for the Sac-Joaquin Section championship. The Falcons dropped Vacaville Christ ...

The "Untouchables"

Not all records were made to be broken. There are several track and field marks in the foothills that are so lofty; they will likely be around for generations. Some already have. E ...

Golden Eagles fall, but lock up title

GRANITE BAY — When Del Oro High coach Jill Tooker walked away from the coaches’ meeting following a tight match Tuesday with rival Granite Bay, she quietly held a blue plastic ...

Bruins rock River Valley

Duwaine Ganskie is certainly grateful for a hard-earned vacation and nine days away from the softball field. The Bear River High coach only hopes his team doesn’t cool off to ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Butterfield a blur at Yuba

Spencer Butterfield is finally making believers out of Division I basketball coaches. Back at Del Oro High, Buttefield was on the D-I radar, but it was as a big, physical wide rec ...

Del Oro girls survive, face N.U. for SFL title

Junior Brianna Ruiz nailed the winning shot with eight seconds to play and Del Oro High kept its Sierra Foothill League title hopes alive with a 46-44 win at Woodcreek Tuesday nigh ...

Eagles find offensive rhythm

LOOMIS — The Del Oro High girls basketball team hasn’t found its scoring touch often this season but Thursday the offensive production was on full display. The Golden Eagles ov ...

Johnson shows her CLASS

It’s been a long time since Emilie Johnson sank baskets in an official capacity at Del Oro High but the lessons she learned in Loomis, on and off the court, have obviously travel ...

Golden Eagles set sights on SFL perfection

LOOMIS — The one game at a time, one day at time mantra is in full effect at Del Oro High. The Golden Eagles boys basketball team is just four games from its first undefeated sea ...