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No limits for France

When Dakota France was only 4, doctors amputated part of his left arm to remove a malignant tumor. His father, Dave, was moved to tears when his son awoke after a night in the hos ...

Newcastle’s field of dreams

NEWCASTLE — Squint your eyes a little and use your imagination and it’s not hard to turn back the calendar 60 or 80 years at Chantry Hill Field. The images become even more vi ...

Wild Things cap off perfect season

The Wild Things, an Auburn Little League Majors Division girls fastpitch softball team finished off a 15-0 season Sunday with a victory in the Tournament of Champions title game. T ...

Auburn falls at Division 2 tourney

The Auburn Little League Junior All-Star softball team was knocked out of the Division 2 Tournament Tuesday night in Chico, falling to Dixon 15-8 in the semifinal round. Auburn, w ...

Two Auburn clubs bow out at division tournaments

The Auburn Little League Major division All-Stars saw their postseason run come to an end Saturday in American Canyon. After winning the Section 4 championship last week, the Aubu ...

Softball: It takes a village

Shelly Hansen wasn’t exactly sure where her 13-year-old daughter Claire would be staying this weekend or how she’d get to her Little League Softball Division Tournament game in ...

Auburn boasts three section champs

Three Auburn Little League softball teams are headed to divisional tournaments later this week after claiming Section 4 championships in recent days. On Tuesday night, the Auburn ...

Auburn’s run to remember

The photos are yellowed and faded, but many of the memories from the summer of 1959 remain sharp, especially for those who made them. Auburn’s Little League program was just thr ...

Auburn juniors go down

By Journal Sports Staff Two hard-throwing, crafty pitchers dueled Wednesday night in Rocklin in the District 11, Area 1 Little League Junior tournament. Auburn’s Jake Lewis wa ...

Bear River dominates D-11

The Bear River Astros narrowly missed perfection this year. Bear River swept Tri-City in a best-of-three series last weekend to win the California District 11 Little League Major ...

Auburn Giants drop opener

Jacob Erickson made the Auburn Giants’ visit to the Tournament of Champions a brief one Wednesday night at Beggs Field. Erickson struck out 13 of the 20 batters he faced and add ...

Supervisor’s $10,000 county flight questioned

A Placer County’s supervisor’s $9,887 flight on a chartered plane is being criticized by a taxpayer watchdog group’s president. On vacation in Utah at the time, Supervisor R ...

Passing zone

Mason Magleby and his Del Oro teammates have been in football mode since the Golden Eagles participated in a full-contact camp at Sierra College in late June. “That just put the ...

Auburn 9-10 softball falls at district tourney

The Auburn Little League 9-and-10-year-old All-Star team battled the heat and a tough West Sacramento team into extra innings before being knocked out of the District 6 Tournament ...

Playing For Love of the Game

FORESTHILL ” It doesn't matter at this point that Foresthill High's girls soccer team has yet to score a goal in its inaugural season. Every game is a chance for the Wildfires to ...
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