Mark Lee

Volunteers make 68-year-old tournament one of the best

In its 68th year, the Kendall Arnett Boys Basketball Tournament stands out simply for being the oldest tournament in the state. But the real power behind the classic Auburn event ...

Placer High pays tribute to Joshua Hardt

Before Joshua Hardt was an Army hero, he was a hero on the football field at Placer High. His alma mater honored the soldier who was killed in Afghanistan earlier this month by pre ...

Cheers for integrity shown by Placer coaches

Where has the respect gone? I believe it is more important than ever today that we teach our children respect. I have two high school children who are student athletes at Placer. ...

Local real estate agent is a real hockey mom

Local real estate agent Noel Crider is pretty tough on the ice. Away from the hockey rink the warm and friendly Crider gives not even the slightest hint of the competitive nature o ...

Spartans overwhelm Hillmen

It wasn’t San Juan’s high-scoring Ball twins that gave the Placer High boys basketball team the most trouble Tuesday night. It was the other Spartans who shared the scoring loa ...

Hillmen maul Matadors

It couldn’t have been much easier for guard Michael Jensen in Placer High’s opening game at the 67th Kendall Arnett Tournament Monday night. “I was open and it kept going in ...

Arnett hoops tourney starts Monday at Placer High School

In terms of raw emotion and happy endings, the 1955 Kendall Arnett Tournament final at Placer High School’s Earl Crabbe Gym was a game for the ages. For starters, the 1955 versi ...