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Klem drawn back to the gridiron

Josh Klem, a Placer High grad of 2010, is by all accounts a very bright young man. While at Placer, he maintained a grade point average above 4.0. His schedule was filled with AP ...

Klem a star for all seasons

In the fall, Josh Klem loves football. When it gets cold outside, it’s all about hoops. In the spring there’s no place he would rather be than on the baseball diamond. In an e ...

Buffaloes pull away from Placer

MANTECA — Keeping Manteca’s top scorers in check was a tough enough task for the Placer High boys basketball team. When the Buffaloes took advantage of their other offensive o ...

Colfax spoils Placer’s finale

It was a perfect environment for payback. Ryan Salmonson and the Colfax High boys basketball team took full advantage of the opportunity. The 6-foot-9 senior scored a team-high 1 ...

Sharp-shooting Hillmen keep rolling

Michael Jensen couldn’t help but smile as he stepped to the free throw line for the fourth consecutive time in a 90-second span late Tuesday. The Placer High guard was 8-for-8 f ...

Scholarship shortage a telling sign

There are a couple ways to look at the lack of recruiting attention paid to Placer County’s three remarkable football teams in 2009.Between Placer High, Del Oro and Rocklin & ...

Foothill stars looking at options after signing day

No local football players signed NCAA letters of intent on Wednesday, though several are mulling options to continue their athletic careers next fall. Placer High coach Joey Monto ...

No love for Hillmen at the ‘Classic’

Saturday’s Holiday Classic Football Game was touted as a showcase for the considerable gridiron talent in Northern California. The “all-star” game held at Grant High pitted a ...

Placer boys pick up the pace

The Placer High boys basketball team doesn’t have a ton of size and isn’t blessed with overwhelming athleticism. So coach Mark Lee’s hard-working group is picking up the pace ...

No rematch, no problem for Placer football

An eerie fog rolled into LeFebvre Stadium in the third quarter Friday night as Placer High faced Calaveras in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV playoffs. Upd ...