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Media Life: ‘Ghost train’ due to materialize on historic bridge

AUBURN CA - Things are going to get eerily historic soon on the Mountain Quarries Railroad Bridge. Plans are to use some temporary railroad tracks to position a 30,000-pound, oil- ...

Hillmen tame Grizzlies

The Placer High boys basketball team overcame foul trouble in the first half and lit up the Earl Crabbe Gym scoreboard again with an 84-55 victory over Golden Sierra Thursday night ...

Whitney battered, but still dangerous

There isn’t a title on the line tonight in Rocklin, but for many of Placer High’s football players, there’s something equally valuable. The Hillmen hope to restore some pri ...

Pomeroy powers Forest Lake volleyball past Wilton

The Forest Lake Christian volleyball team cruised into the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division V playoffs Tuesday with a 25-9, 25-12, 23-25, 25-19 victoy over Wilton ...

Hillmen hope to recover in a hurry

Placer High’s dream of an undefeated season ended with last week’s gut-wrenching 13-6 loss to Lincoln. But the Hillmen remain focused on goals still within their grasp, includi ...

Prep Football Primer

WOODCREEK (2-5) AT DEL ORO (7-0) Don’t let the Timberwolves’ record fool you — they’re capable of beating top-notch teams. Woodcreek knocked off a 5-2 Oakmont team 28-6 la ...

Hillmen’s redemption tour begins at Bear River

The bitter taste of a disastrous 24 minutes of football is tough to rinse from the mouths of Placer High’s senior football players. Bear River blasted Placer 35-14 last season t ...

Wildfires’ football streak silenced by Bradshaw

Foresthill High could not hold off the defending Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII champions Friday night. The Wildfires saw their four-game winning streak come crashing down with a ...

Cougars visit Hillmen for homecoming

Capital Christian High’s football team doesn’t look like your average homecoming sacrificial lamb. Placer coach Joey Montoya needs no reminder of how feisty the Cougars can be ...

Red-hot Hillmen hit the road

It’s tough to get an accurate account of the team Placer High will face tonight in Placerville. Union Mine and Ponderosa crushed El Dorado in its first two games of the season. ...

Wildfires scamper past Rams

Dave Whitsett didn?t need his arm to lead the Foersthill High football team past Sierra Rite of Passage Friday night. The senior didn?t complete a pass in the game, but he took off ...

Bruins brace for new-look Falcons

One opposing running back with big-yardage capabilities gave the Bear River High football team all it could handle last week. Colfax will bring two to Lake of the Pines this week. ...

Another crack at Casa Roble

In years past, Placer High’s clash with Casa Roble tonight in Orangevale would have little meaning in the long term. After the Sac-Joaquin Section amended its playoff format, ton ...

Bear River blanks Calaveras

The Bear River High football team made the most of its long trip to Calaveras Friday, returning with a 9-0 shutout victory. The Bruins (1-1) got a 14-yard touchdown run from Johnn ...

Wildfires doused in opener

The Foresthill High football team opened the season Friday night with a 64-7 loss to visiting Brookside Christian. The Knights rolled up more than 700 yards of offense against the ...