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Bruins bring it in the pool

LAKE OF THE PINES ? Garat Johnson?s perfect Saturday starts in a Speedo and ends in a tuxedo. Haley Jungers has made an annual tradition of taking on the top swimmers in the regio ...

Johnson shows her CLASS

It’s been a long time since Emilie Johnson sank baskets in an official capacity at Del Oro High but the lessons she learned in Loomis, on and off the court, have obviously travel ...

Hoops dream a reality for former Del Oro star

Those familiar with Emilie Johnson know she rarely needs extra motivation to spend one more hour in the gym, jog another mile or put up 100 more free throws. But when the UC Santa ...

Johnson beats buzzer for Placer

Marilyn Johnson’s dramatic shot Tuesday night just might have prolonged the Placer High girls’ basketball season by at least one game.Needing a win to stay in playoff contentio ...

The Gauchos’ floor general

As a point guard, Emilie Johnson’s duties on the basketball court mirror those of a football team’s quarterback. If the Del Oro High graduate is not scoring herself, her job i ...

Lady Hillmen fall at Vista Del Lago

The Placer High girls basketball team hung with Vista Del Lago, but couldn’t overcome a cold shooting night in a 54-48 loss Tuesday night in Folsom.Senior Marilyn Johnson scored ...

Placer heads into break with big win

The Placer High girls basketball team caped off 2010 with a strong performance on the road Tuesday night, beating Union Mine 55-40.Sophomore Kirstin Schauble led the Lady Hillmen w ...

Eagles soaring to the next level

LOOMIS — As a wide-eyed freshman three years ago, Madeline Campbell could only dream of following in the footsteps of Del Oro High basketball star Emilie Johnson. She got the th ...

Eyes on the prize

While other college students are backpacking across Europe or partying till dawn, Emilie Johnson and Kasey Riecks are keeping busy with hoops. For Division I college basketball p ...

Johnson striving for more

Should Emilie Johnson pursue a pro basketball career, she can count on a wholehearted recommendation from her college coach. “I would be her biggest advocate,” UC Santa Barbar ...