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MASTERS OF DESTINY: Del Oro wins section wrestling title in Stockton

STOCKTON — As medal winners at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Wrestling Championships began to lumber toward the podium on center mat at the Stockton Arena, Del Oro co-head ...

SEASON IN BLOOM: Auburn-area basketball teams ready for the SJS playoffs

Of the 166 teams to earn an invitation to the Sac-Joaquin Section basketball playoffs, only 12 will be shaking hands with the familiar blue hue of section banner glory. The top fe ...

D4 SJS Wrestling Championships Preview: Auburn-area grapplers look for advancement on the road to state

The Western Athletic Conference sent two teams to the final round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Team Dual wrestling finals this season, and should be the toast of Sacramento Friday an ...

CHAMPIONSHIP FINISH: Placer beats Bear River to claim a piece of the PVL boys basketball title

GRASS VALLEY — Chasing a narrow deficit with five minutes to play, host Bear River High needed a stretch of hot shooting to deny the Placer Hillmen a piece of the Pioneer Val ...

Placer first, Colfax third in final Central II snowboarding standings

State or bust. The boys and girls of Placer High have collected nine total advancements to the state snowboarding championships and escaped Thursday’s California-Nevada Ski ...

Twenty Auburn-area wrestlers move on to D4 Wrestling Championships

Prep wrestlers from Placer, Bear River and Colfax found plenty of success at the 2015 Pioneer Valley League Wrestling Championships Saturday at Center High in Antelope. Since the ...

Placer girls down Colfax 50-36 to claim undefeated PVL title

COLFAX — Baylee Vanderdoes drained back-to-back 3-pointers to open the fourth quarter, quelling the second-half rebellion from host Colfax High as Placer’s girls basket ...

PVL boys basketball scores, standings, upcoming games: Placer escapes Colfax with 55-54 victory

Placer High’s 40-26 third-quarter lead evaporated quickly against Colfax Friday, but the Hillmen boys basketball team hung on for a 55-54 win over the rival Falcons. The win ...

PVL WRESTLING TOURNEY PREVIEW: Placer, Bear River look to impress at league championships

Center High in Antelope will host the 2015 Pioneer Valley League Wrestling Championships Saturday, the first stage of a grueling individual postseason for area grapplers. Placer a ...

Warwick University moving forward on Placer County campus

England’s University of Warwick has taken the first official step to establish a campus in Placer County, west of Roseville. Plans announced Thursday by the school call for ...