Josh Klem

Hillmen right at home

After an unprecedented buffet of home cookin’ last season, the Placer High football team is ready to plate up again. The Hillmen open up a much-anticipated season tonight at LeF ...

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. ...

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 ...

Well-fought season comes to an end

STOCKTON — Hundreds of Placer High football fans bellowed out the school’s alma mater one last time following a brilliant offensive display Friday night in Stockton. Unfortuna ...

Hillmen take on Foothill in playoff

“Leave no doubt.” That’s been the mantra for the Placer High School football team throughout the summer and fall as they collected wins and captured the attention of an Aubu ...

Hillmen football ignites crowds on Friday nights

The fever is back at LeFebvre stadium. Fans are packing the Placer High home football games and are rightfully proud. Tonight the mighty Hillmen face Mesa Verde. If you haven’t ...

Placer's Lardner, Klem in recruiting process

According to the NCAA, only 4 percent of graduating high school athletes will play in the NCAA. This 4 percent includes Division I, Division II and Division III. Clearly, the oppo ...

The Hillmen are back

DIXON — In late October, Jake Lopez was hobbling on a sprained ankle and the Placer High football team was down in the dumps. The Sac-Joaquin Section had taken away three of thei ...