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Wildfires? big bats ready for playoffs

FORESTHILL ? A pair of lopsided losses at the end of the season might make you think that the Foresthill High softball team ran out of juice in a shortened season. The bats haven?t ...

Falcons turned back by Waves

LAKE OF THE PINES – Christopher Schwartz-Edmisten had a tough time finding much breathing room at Forest Lake Christian Friday night. The Sacramento Waldorf star’s teammates he ...

Bruins bump their mediocrity

LAKE OF THE PINES — Katie Tomkiewicz doesn’t like to think back to her sophomore year at Bear River High very often. Matt McDonald was an anxious first-year varsity volleyball ...

Placer powers into round 2

Last year at this time, Emma Oehler was on a volleyball court 2,500 miles east of Auburn. The scenery has changed a bit and Oehler’s position has taken a turn, but she’s embrac ...

Bruins’ star out of her Schell

LAKE OF THE PINES — Matt McDonald can’t find a weak spot in Sara Schell’s game. Now he’s passing that challenge on to the rest of the Pioneer Valley League’s volleyball c ...

Bruins looking for a quick turnaround

LAKE OF THE PINES — There was a time not too long ago when Matt McDonald couldn’t talk about the Bear River High volleyball team competing for a Pioneer Valley League title whi ...

Bohnet hits the water for her cause

Lucy Bohnet has a couple of great reasons for making her muscles ache and her lungs burn at Sugar Pine Reservoir on Monday.The Auburn resident plans to swim five miles in the beaut ...

Young Bruins are on the ascent

LAKE OF THE PINES — The Bear River High volleyball team was agonizingly close to earning a trip to the postseason in 2008. And the cruel reality of graduation claimed eight pla ...