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Del Oro girls drill Granite Bay

The Del Oro High girls basketball team raced past Granite Bay 67-34 Tuesday night as junior Brianna Ruiz led the way with 23 points, five assists, four steals and four blocks. Juni ...

Golden Eagles break through for title

The Del Oro High wrestling team refused to settle for second place again on Saturday at the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Team Duals in Stockton. After nine runner-up finishes si ...

Rocklin falters as Eagles prevail 63-49

ROCKLIN _ It was the kind of game fans have come to expect between rivals Del Oro and Rocklin – at least in the first half.Bearing no resemblance to the team that lost to the ...

Athletic programs avoid peril, for now

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series on the state of the foothills’ athletic programs one year after a series of lawsuits filed by the American Civil ...

Del Oro looks to reclaim title

LOOMIS — Raising a Sierra Foothill League banner has been somewhat of a tradition at Del Oro High. The Golden Eagles wrestling team has won it an outstanding 13 times since 1995 ...

Placer fifth at Lawrence Miller; Branum takes Tim Brown

The Placer High wrestling team traveled to Martinez Saturday and brought home fifth place from the Lawrence Miller Invitational at Alhambra High School.Josh Mason led the way with ...

Del Oro girls roll past Roseville

The Del Oro High girls basketball team had no trouble with Roseville Friday night on the road, cruising to a 63-32 victory. The Golden Eagles won their 62nd consecutive Sierra Foot ...

Del Oro girls drill Granite Bay, 54-30

Junior Brianna Ruiz and Stephanie Geyer led the Del Oro High girls in a rout of Granite Bay in Loomis Wednesday night. Ruiz scored 21 points and had seven steals as the Golden Eagl ...

Wildfires heat up, drop Delta

FORESTHILL — Every time the Foresthill High girls needed a big basket Friday night, Sadie Stroup ran to her favorite spot on the floor and delivered a swish.The junior nailed ...

Golden Eagles crush Miners in home dual

The Del Oro wrestling team continued its march toward another Sierra Foothill League title Wednesday with a 53-16 win over Nevada Union in its second dual match of the season. The ...

Del Oro golfer has big goals

Austin Smotherman’s frequent flyer miles are going to sit on idle for a little while. The senior Del Oro golfer has racked up the miles in between his junior and senior seasons b ...

Del Oro girls rebound at West Coast Jamboree

The Del Oro High girls recovered from a subpar performance on Wednesday with a 59-35 romp over American of Fremont on Thursday at the West Coast Jamboree. Playing at Miramonte High ...

Del Oro boys drop two in So Cal tourney

The Del Oro High boys basketball team felt the excitement of a near victory against a good team, a deflating loss and then a resounding victory over the course of three days. The G ...

Del Oro’s Branum eyes state wrestling title

LOOMIS – Austin Branum eats up workout partners like elite track stars run through shoes. Del Oro High wrestling coaches bring in alumni, platoon other team members against h ...

Youth movement positions for lead role

If you stroll through the list of Del Oro High wrestlers who have qualified for the state tournament you’ll notice the steady flow of names that have not only qualified once, but ...