James Taber

Another View: Hillmen Pride richly deserved

Placer High Principal Peter Efstathiu gave the following speech during the Class of 2010 graduation: Parents, families, students and Placer staff, welcome to the 111th graduation ...

Hillmen come up just short in thriller in Lincoln

Key free throws by Lincoln down the stretch put the game just out of the Placer High boys basketball team’s reach Thursday night.Junior guard Josh Turner hit a 3-pointer in t ...

Hillmen vanquish Mavericks

Seniors Josh Klem and James Taber each posted double-doubles for the Placer High boys basketball team Wednesday night in its 76-44 victory over host Mesa Verde in Citrus Heights. ...

Hillmen top Mira Loma, will face Bear River next

The Placer High boys basketball team scored 31 points in the first quarter and never looked back en route to beating Mira Loma 82-70 Monday night in the teams’ Kendall Arnett ...

Oakmont’s hot hand tops Placer

The Placer High boys basketball team couldn’t keep pace with a hot-shooting Oakmont squad in the first half Monday night. The Vikings shot 71 percent in the first half, running ...