golf

Placer golfers knock off Whitney

The Placer High golf team knocked off previously unbeaten Whitney Wednesday at The Ridge, improving to 6-1 in the Pioneer Valley League. The Wildcats dropped to 6-1 in the PVL, bu ...

Have a ball on course during fall

The golf season is beginning to wind down for some. For others, it is just beginning. The acorns are falling, the leaves are changing and the air is getting cooler. Some folks are ...

Placer golf aces Lincoln

The Placer High golf team improved to 3-1 in the Pioneer Valley League with an eight-stroke victory over Lincoln Thursday at The Ridge. Hannah Gregg fired a 6-over-par 42 to pace ...

Whitney whips Bear River on the golf course

The Bear River High golf team couldn’t keep pace with league-leading Whitney Wednesday at Lake of the Pines. Samantha Stockton and Michelle Latinin both shot 6-over-par 41s to l ...

Del Oro soccer rallies for tie

The Del Oro High soccer team rallied from a halftime deficit and played to a 2-2 tie with host Oakmont Tuesday afternoon. After the Vikings scored goals at the 17- and 35-minute m ...

Add a touch of athleticism to your swing

It’s time to get you into an athletic starting position that will facilitate the best athletic swing possible. The balanced starting position is a prerequisite to making an effec ...

Gregg leads Placer golfers

Hannah Gregg fired a 6-over-par 42 to earn medallist honors and lead Placer to a 242-267 win over El Dorado in Pioneer Valley League girls golf at The Ridge Tuesday afternoon. Sky ...

When we discuss the set-up for a full golf shot, two parts of the body should be considered — your eyes and thighs. If you understand these two body parts and how they work, you can set up to be more in balance and consistently hit more playable shots. R

When we discuss the set-up for a full golf shot, two parts of the body should be considered — your eyes and thighs. If you understand these two body parts and how they work, you ...

Placer shoots down Bear River

Freshman Hannah Gregg fired a 41 Thursday at The Ridge Golf Club to lead Placer High’s girls golf team to a 257-285 win over Bear River in the teams’ Pioneer Valley League open ...

Get a grip — your game depends on it

A basic tenet of mine is that 85 percent of hitting a golf shot is in the fundamentals and 85 percent of those fundamentals is the grip. Your grip is the only connection between y ...