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SPRING ROUNDUP: Placer, Colfax, Bear River results

Placer soccer Vanessa Alonzo scored in the 15th minute of the game after pushing through three defenders to follow up on a goalie deflection. Placer would go on to down Lincoln in ...

Lincoln upends Placer, Colfax beats Bear River in PVL baseball

Lincoln 13, Placer 0 Colfax High proved that Placer’s stalwart baseball program was still human by stealing the last match-up of their three-game series April 10. On Tuesda ...

Jobs increase signals sizzling Placer construction

Another month, another drop in Placer County’s jobless rate. The local economic barometer, established monthly by the state Employment Development, shows the percentage of u ...

Nerissa Long throws three-hit shutout as Bear River downs Placer

Hope Ferri’s spider senses must have been tingling before Placer High centerfielder Kaelin Amrein made connection with Nerissa Long’s sixth-inning pitch, because a scre ...

WINTER IS COMING: Sac-Joaquin Section soccer teams may be destined for a new schedule

With most of the state already bracing their prep soccer teams for winter schedules, a changing of the winds for Sac-Joaquin Section athletes seems as inevitable as the biting cold ...

FIRST TO 10: Placer gets by Bear River to stay atop the PVL baseball scene

Placer 10, Bear River 7 Placer pitcher Zack Madrigal watched the ball leave the bat of Matt Lopez like a Cape Canaveral lift off, sailing deep into center field and past a diving ...

Placer, Colfax take PVL baseball wins

Placer 7, Bear River 2 The Hillmen improved to 9-1 in the Pioneer Valley League by beating Bear River Tuesday in Grass Valley. Colton Ranck and Nick Sassarini combined for seven ...

Placer takes the lead: Hillmen rally past Colfax in PVL soccer

Placer High’s Samantha Slade took a beautiful pass on the run from Kyla Miller and poked it toward the Colfax goal box as the netminder charged and a defender crashed at LeFe ...