Hillgals

Placer survives in five

As her volleyball season hung by a thread Tuesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym, Kelsey Lardner looked at her fellow seniors and pleaded with them. “I just said, ‘This is not the wa ...

Gregg spurs Placer to third at PVL tourney

Whitney High junior Samantha Stockton fired a 1-under-par 71 to earn medallist honors and lead the Wildcats to a second place finish at the second Pioneer Valley League girls golf ...

Obray leads Placer past Mesa Verde

Emma Obray scored and had two assists to break a scoreless halftime tie and lead the Placer High girls soccer team to a 5-0 win over Mesa Verde in Citrus Heights Monday. Obray sco ...

Hillgals do Wright against Colfax

The Placer High softball team caught a break and snared a big win over rival Colfax Tuesday afternoon in Auburn. Hillgals’ senior Tia Wright hit a blast to the center field fenc ...

Colfax holds off Placer’s charge

Junior K.C. Capuchino found the back of the net with a volley off of a corner kick and the Colfax High soccer team held off a furious charge from Placer late in the game to pull ou ...

Placer 2-2 at Dandelion Classic

The Placer High softball team held off Mariposa for a 15-14 win to close out a 2-2 run at the Dandelion Classic tournament at Argonaut Saturday. The Hillgals lost to Manteca 5-2, ...

Placer girls ski to state title

The Placer High girls ski team swarmed to the top of the medal stand at the California-Nevada Interscholastic Ski and Snowboard Federation Championships at Mammoth Mountain this we ...

Placer shreds toward state

NORDEN — The Placer High girls ski team isn’t viewing next week’s trip to Mammoth Mountain as a relaxing vacation. The Hillgals are looking to take care of business as they s ...

Placer girls ski to GS victory

TRUCKEE — The Placer High girls ski team dominated in giant slalom competition at Northstar-at-Tahoe Monday, placing four girls in the top 10 to win the team competition. Sophom ...

Hillmen fall short in Foundation

Jeff Patton enjoyed his challenge in Placer’s Sac-Joaquin Section Foundation Game Monday night. That challenge came in the form of Roseville’s 6-foot-6 center Kevin Crabb, who ...