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Placer High kicker Granieri is a ‘huge weapon’

When the Hillmen kick off tonight, it’s likely the result will be a touchback. Such has been the case for a majority of Placer High School kicker Dominic Granieri’s kicks this ...

The silence of the Rams

With a 43-point lead in hand early in the third quarter, the Placer High School football team turned to its second-team offense to run out the clock during Friday night’s home op ...

Placer routs rival Casa Roble hours after accident involving fellow Hillmen

The Hillmen needed this one. The Auburn community did, too. Hours after eight Placer High School students — including some athletes — were involved in a lunch-time&nb ...

Hillmen host home opener vs. Casa Roble tonight

Home sweet home. After opening the season with a two-game road trip, the Hillmen finally get to play in familiar surrounds Friday night when they host the Casa Roble Rams at LeFeb ...

Placer's Isaac Brahce is No. 1 when it comes to touchdowns

Isaac Brahce can sense his football-playing days are numbered. So the Placer High School left halfback is trying to make the most of his senior year with the Hillmen. And so far ...

Placer High defense could be scary good

When the Placer Hillmen allowed runs of 55 and 65 yards in the first quarter of their Week 2 game against Foothill of Palo Cedro, a sense of deja vu was in the air. It appeared tha ...

Placer Hillmen too much to handle for Foothill of Palo Cedro

EL DORADO HILLS – It’s usually a good sign when your second-unit offense gets playing time in the fourth quarter. Such was the case Friday night for the Placer Hillmen, ...

Placer High football ready for another battle

Looking to build off a Week 1 victory, the Placer High School football team will try to keep its perfect record intact when the Hillmen meet a strong Foothill of Palo Cedro team at ...

Like a rolling Stone: Stronger Sander helps clear running lanes for Placer Hillmen

Senior Stone Sander has done a lot of growing since his first day of school at Placer High. He’s grown up, he’s grown big and he’s grown as a football player. The ...