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AJ Male Athlete of the Year: Ryan Mason

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Footballs, flags fly at Placer

A handful of Placer High football fans got an appetizer Wednesday evening at Le Febvre Stadium before the feast of hard-hitting football to come in just a few short months. The P ...

Placer football gets a big lift

The Placer High football team kicked off a busy month Tuesday with a full afternoon of activity, including an impressive display in the weight room at the annual lift-a-thon fundra ...

Placer baseball: Let's play 2

The Placer High baseball team will need to go the distance today to continue on its quest for a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III championship. The Hillmen will send senior Ryan Mas ...

Hillmen's run worth the wait

Talk of championships for the 2012 Placer High baseball team began long before a wild final week of regular season play earlier this month. There was a buzz on Auburn Little Leagu ...

The "Untouchables"

Not all records were made to be broken. There are several track and field marks in the foothills that are so lofty; they will likely be around for generations. Some already have. E ...

Hillmen emerge on top after wild PVL finish

The Placer High baseball team took care of its business Thursday, nailing down the Pioneer Valley League championship and a No. 1 seed for the upcoming Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...

Placer rolls, gets help from Colfax

The Placer High baseball team nailed down a postseason berth Tuesday and thanks to rival Colfax?s win over Lincoln, now has a shot at the Pioneer Valley League title. The Hillmen b ...

Hillmen romp to Division III golf title

The Placer High golf team made history in a resounding manner Monday afternoon at Yolo Fliers Golf Club in Woodland. The Hillmen played on a different level than the rest of the fi ...

Placer football beefs up schedule

A hugely anticipated Placer High football season will be no cakewalk as coach Joey Montoya?s club will take on some impressive non-league competition beginning Aug. 31 in Modesto. ...

Placer crowns three section tennis champs

Tine Hummel has yet to find a true test on the tennis court this spring. Placer High?s German exchange student mowed down the competition at Friday?s Sac-Joaquin Section Division I ...

Hess hauls in scholarship offer

Anthony Hess made certain he didn?t squander his one season in Placer High?s green and gold uniform. The senior caught the eyes of college coaches with his nose for the football, e ...

Placer girls wrap up PVL track and field title

The Placer High girls track and field squad nailed down at least a share of the Pioneer Valley League championship Wednesday with an easy win over Foothill.The Hillgals mostly rest ...

Lincoln's rally cools off Placer

Lincoln High baseball coach Troy Peterson did not hesitate to send senior Jordan Albarron out to the mound for the biggest game of the season in the Pioneer Valley League. Albarron ...

Hillmen offer friendly fire

Blair Meyer humbly wore the ?No. 2? label all season for the Placer High tennis team. On Friday, he was finally crowned No. 1, though he wasn?t able to complete relish his victory ...