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Break, rain turn into rust for local teams

A perfect storm of rain, spring break and more rain has some coaches attempting everything they can to keep rust from forming on their players short of sandpaper and Rustoleum. Th ...

Fee takes on new youth running program

To say that Randall Fee is ingrained in the local running scene is an understatement. Not only is he the Placer High cross country coach but he is part owner of the Way Too Cool a ...

CIF inks $8.5M broadcast deal with Time-Warner

Television contracts have reshaped the college sports landscape and the fervor behind broadcasting has not been missed at the high school level. The California Interscholastic Fede ...

Local teams finish strong at Stanford Invite

The Placer High track team sent a small contingent to the Stanford Invite over the weekend where the Hillmen ran and jumped with some of the best track and field athletes on the We ...

Local athletes head to Stanford Invite

The Stanford Invitational has become one of the premier track and field events not only in college but in high school. Thousands of athletes come from all over the West Coast with ...

Placer wins wild River City title game

WEST SACRAMENTO – Ryan Mason didn’t want to get too emotional or sentimental Wednesday when he stepped to the plate in the bottom of the seventh with the bases loaded and two o ...

Game off

Area schools will be eerily quiet this week with students out for spring break. But while the majority of the student body will be free to enjoy their break, a handful of sports te ...

Placer tennis blanks Foothill

The Placer High tennis team had no trouble with Foothill Thursday afternoon, thumping the Mustangs 9-0 to remain perfect in the Pioneer Valley League.Steven Fraguglia and Blair Mey ...

Placer, Del Oro squeeze in midseason scrimmage

LOOMIS – The rain has plagued many sports this spring but the clouds opened up just long enough Wednesday for Placer High and Del Oro to get together for a much-needed midseason ...

Freshmen help drive Placer’s accession

Usually when your team’s success relies on freshmen it’s a recipe for disaster and heartbreak. But with the Placer High boys golf team it has been just what it needed. “You d ...