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Placer rebounds after Bruins romp

The Bear River High softball team put on a clinic Friday against Placer. The Hillgals turned around and put together an impressive display of their own at the Folsom Bulldog Classi ...

Hillgals rally for non-league victory

The Placer High girls soccer team won its third straight game Friday at Railhead Park with a second-half rally that netted three goals.Laura Nash fed Emma Obray for the first goal ...

Falcons’ flurry too much for Hillgals

Placer High soccer coach Steve Cook wishes he could take an eraser to five minutes of Friday night’s duel with Colfax at Le Febvre Stadium. Other than the Falcons’ brief barr ...

Bruins dominate Dandelion Classic

The Bear River High softball team continued to dominate the Dandelion Classic in Jackson, just as it has the entire Sac-Joaquin Section the past four years.The Bruins claimed their ...

Hillgals blast Union Mine

The Placer High softball team out-slugged Union Mine Wedneday for a 10-3 victory at home.Haley Tupen led a nine-hit attack, going 3-for-4 with two doubles and three run sscored for ...

Placer bats erupt for 17 hits in home rout

The Placer High baseball team got its hacks in Tuesday afternoon at James Field. The Hillmen pounded out 17 hits in four innings at the plate on their way to a 14-0 shutout of Vict ...

Bruins open up with 1-0 victory

The Bear River High softball team opened its season Tuesday with a sharp performance in a 1-0 win over Woodland at home.Junior Maddie Phelps fired a three-hit shutout in her first ...

Placer skis to wins in slalom

Seniors Evan Swayze and Karly Kenworthy of Placer High School had the quickest times in each run and won the Varsity Men and Varsity Women competitions at the Central 2 Giant Slalo ...

Bruins beat Chico in opener

The Bear River High girls basketball team opened the season with a 40-33 victory over Chico Tuesday night at Lake of the Pines. Senior Kelsey Uno drilled six 3-pointers to finish ...

Rivals hit the trail, together

When Kevin Ostenberg heard the news earlier this fall that his Del Oro High cross country team would be competing at the Division II level in the postseason, his reaction was not f ...

Finkbeiner brings home section title

While his team just missed out on a trip to the CIF State Championships, Placer High junior Christian Finkbeiner made no mistake in making his reservation. Finkbeiner outran the r ...

Vista del Lago vanquishes Placer

The Vista Del Lago High volleyball team is making this postseason thing look easy. In their first venture into the playoffs, the Eagles soared into the Sac-Joaquin Section Divisio ...

Placer powers into round 2

Last year at this time, Emma Oehler was on a volleyball court 2,500 miles east of Auburn. The scenery has changed a bit and Oehler’s position has taken a turn, but she’s embrac ...

Falcons edge Bruins on senior night

The Colfax High volleyball team topped Bear River on senior night in a five-game thriller that lasted nearly three hours, 23-25, 25-20, 25-21, 25-27, 15-12. Senior Erica Heikila c ...

Placer golfers still perfect

Sophomore Hannah Gregg fired a 5-over-par 41 at Turkey Creek Golf Course Thursday to spark Placer High past Lincoln. The Hillgals improved to 7-0 in the Pioneer Valley League, sco ...