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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 ...

Hillmen embrace transition

Robert Cole didn’t hand Sam Bennett his clipboard, but Bennett did all but draw up plays and make substitutions Thursday night at Earl Crabbe Gym. The Placer High senior even had ...

Gregg fires 34 at Auburn Valley

Freshman Daniel Gregg scorched Auburn Valley Country Club with a 2-under-par 34 on Thursday to pace Placer High in a romp over Foothill.Placer shot 189 as a team to finish the Pion ...

Placer pours it on at Le Febvre

DeVaughn Lofton and the Bear River High boys busted out of the gate Wednesday afternoon at Le Febvre Stadium. But slow (not literally) and steady won the race as Placer’s depth a ...

Placer’s patience pays off

LAKE OF THE PINES — A.J. Sanchez admitted to a little frustration Tuesday afternoon as his Placer High teammates struggled at the plate and weren’t exactly sharp in the field b ...

Golden Eagles fall, but lock up title

GRANITE BAY — When Del Oro High coach Jill Tooker walked away from the coaches’ meeting following a tight match Tuesday with rival Granite Bay, she quietly held a blue plastic ...