Oakmont

Woodcreek's Gomez, six other locals guaranteed berths in State Meet

Woodcreek High School’s Jimmy Gomez no doubt will rest a bit easier Thursday night in his Stockton hotel room.106-pound sophomore went 3-0 on Thursday at the Sac-Joaquin Sect ...

Del Oro’s Branum, Oakmont’s Elliott on collision course in Division II wrestling meet

Some of the best wrestlers in the state are competing in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament at Del Oro High School, including Shayne Tucker of Bella Vista, ranked No. 1 ...

Eagles snag title away from Granite Bay

LOOMIS – The Del Oro wrestling team went into Wednesday’s dual match with defending Sierra Foothill League champ Granite Bay with two missions in mind: Pin, don’t ...

Oakmont's Garcia, Vista girls are second at state meet

FRESNO -- Del Oro High School junior Trevor Stephens made it onto the top-10 podium by one second. Oakmont junior Karlie Garcia missed a state championship by one second. And Vista ...

Placer boys, Woodcreek, Vista girls claim cross country titles

Following a one-year hiatus from the Sac-Joaquin Section cross country meet, one might think Karlie Garcia would have a solid plan to earn another first-place medal to put next to ...

U.S. Soccer ultimatum: Play for the academy or high school

An ultimatum recently was handed down by the U.S. Soccer Federation, asking players in its Development Academy who also compete in high school to choose one or the other.The Califo ...

Football playoff alignments up in the air to the end

LODI — Enrollment figures for the 2011-12 school year have been released, and while football teams have an idea which division they’ll be in for the Sac-Joaquin Section ...

A state championship is just what the Doc ordered

Jake Elliott’s climb to a state championship was stamped Saturday night in front of a crowd of 6,447 at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, but it was defined in January at a tale ...

Late start on new bat regulations is driving players, schools, stores batty

While high school baseball practice literally is in full swing, bat racks at some sporting goods stores in the Roseville area remain empty, still waiting for their ship to come in, ...

McAnally Racing has five teams in NASCAR Showdown

Bill McAnally Racing of Antelope will have five teams in the lineup for the eighth annual NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown on Friday and Saturday in Irwindale.Leading the way is NAS ...