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Mason mows ?em down

It didn?t happen often, but on occasion this spring, Ryan Mason wasn?t able to dominate hitters. But when he didn?t, Mason?s Placer High baseball teammates had his back. ?All the ...

AJ Male Athlete of the Year: Ryan Mason

Ryan Mason

Placer baseball: Let's play 2

The Placer High baseball team will need to go the distance today to continue on its quest for a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III championship. The Hillmen will send senior Ryan Mas ...

Hillmen emerge on top after wild PVL finish

The Placer High baseball team took care of its business Thursday, nailing down the Pioneer Valley League championship and a No. 1 seed for the upcoming Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...

Placer baseball wins fifth straight

Ryan Mason came up big as the Placer High baseball team closed out a perfect week in Pioneer Valley League play to vault into second place in the standings. Facing Bear River, Maso ...

Reale's walkoff hit lifts Hillmen

Michael Reale picked the perfect time to break out of his early season slump at the plate. The Placer High senior drove a seventh-inning pitch into right-center field to give the H ...

Season of high hopes for Placer

After 13 years on the baseball diamond, D.J. Rodriguez was determined to make the most of his final season on the diamond with his buddies. So the Placer High senior led offseason ...

Gaels gain after Mason’s pain

Ryan Mason knew there was nowhere to go but up after a spring filled with pain in his right shoulder and underwhelming results on the baseball diamond. After wowing scouts over the ...

A head start in the arms race

John Hilton hasn’t even seen Placer High’s oversized underclassmen throw off a pitching mound yet. But it didn’t take the first-year varsity coach long to realize ...

Mason's no-hitter prolongs Placer's season

The Placer High baseball team kept its playoff hopes alive thanks to a stellar effort from sophomore Ryan Mason and an impressive offensive outburst.The Hillmen beat Lincoln 9-1 as ...