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Foothill stars looking at options after signing day

No local football players signed NCAA letters of intent on Wednesday, though several are mulling options to continue their athletic careers next fall. Placer High coach Joey Monto ...

No love for Hillmen at the ‘Classic’

Saturday’s Holiday Classic Football Game was touted as a showcase for the considerable gridiron talent in Northern California. The “all-star” game held at Grant High pitted a ...

Hillmen headed to title game

The Placer High football team is improbably headed back to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV title game. Dalton Dyer did a double-take when he heard the play call from coach Joey ...

No rematch, no problem for Placer football

An eerie fog rolled into LeFebvre Stadium in the third quarter Friday night as Placer High faced Calaveras in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV playoffs. Upd ...

Placer: Let's have another

The good news started flowing when Placer High won the coin toss Friday night at LeFebvre Stadium. It didn’t stop until well after the final whistle of the Hillmen’s 57-20 rom ...

Placer poised for playoff run

One year after a drama-filled trip to the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs, Placer High football is back. And this year, the Hillmen are all business. “Last year was difficult becau ...

Hillmen hold off Colfax

Collin Burnett, Cameron Southward and Asher Gotzmer brought the big plays back to LeFebvre Stadium Friday night. The Placer High football team buried the memories of its offensive ...

Zebras topple Placer, remain perfect

The Placer High football team and an overflow crowd at LeFebvre Stadium found out firsthand just how far Lincoln has come in the past year. The Zebras corralled Placer’s high-p ...

Catch 22, if you can

A couple of guys with unlikely names may be the most likely to have major impacts on tonight’s battle between undefeated Placer and Lincoln High football teams. They’re both s ...

Placer crushes Capital Christian, eventually

By Todd Mordhorst Journal Sports Editor The rout was on, then off, then on again for the Placer High football team on homecoming night at LeFebvre Stadium. The Hillmen eventuall ...

Voting is live for the athlete of the week

The newest feature at our regional all-sports Web site, Placer Sports, launched this morning, when we released three candidates for our first Athlete of the Week of the fall high s ...

Mesa Verde no match for Placer

By Todd Mordhorst Journal Sports Editor The scoreboard was lighting up at a ridiculous pace Friday night at LeFebvre Stadium, but Placer High football fans have grown accustomed ...