Placer High

Andrew Carducci recovery fund established at US Bank

A recovery fund for Andrew Carducci, who was listed in serious condition at Sutter Roseville Medical Center earlier this week, has been established to help with hospital bills. Ca ...

Jalen Lewis comes up with clutch catch in Placer's win

Jalen Lewis grabbed five balls for 70 yards Friday night. But the senior’s biggest catch of the night wasn’t thrown by his own quarterback. With his team up by two po ...

Area roundup: Gregg leads Lady Hillmen golf team to another victory

Hannah Gregg shot a two-over par 38 Thursday afternoon at the Ridge to help her Placer High School girls golf team earn a 279-319 Pioneer Valley League victory over Center. Madi H ...

Hillmen host Honkers in battle of unbeatens tonight

Something’s got to budge. The 3-0 Placer High School football team hosts the 4-0 Yuba City Honkers Friday night at LeFebvre Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. The Hillme ...

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 ...

Cross Country roundup: Placer High varsity boys, girls both win at PVL No. 1

Ruth Braica got her wish. The Placer High School varsity girls cross country team beat Bear River — and the rest of the Pioneer Valley League — at Gibson Ranch on Wedn ...

Placer volleyball player Lauren Collins overcomes ACL, meniscus tears

Lauren Collins recalls hearing a pop. Her junior varsity Lady Hillmen volleyball team was playing at Bear River. She fell down on her knee and her body twisted the wrong way. &ld ...

Area roundup: Del Oro still winless after defeat in Southern Calif.

For the second straight week, the Del Oro Golden Eagles varsity football team lost to a squad from Westlake Village in a Battle for Veterans showdown. On Friday, Del Oro (0-2) fell ...

Placer off and running: Hillmen win opener, have ‘kinks’ to work out

MODESTO — Joey Montoya had plenty of praise to describe the aftermath of his Placer High School football team’s 48-30 opening-night victory at Central Catholic in Modes ...

Placer High runs past Central Catholic, 48-30

MODESTO - The Hillmen started off fast and they finished strong. Aside from a couple of unforced turnovers and three consecutive long touchdown drives allowed, the Placer High Scho ...

Dinner raises $5K for all three Placer football teams

The first annual Placer Hillmen football “Kick-Off” Fundraising Dinner was rather successful for a first-time event. The new dinner, which started this year and took p ...

Placer High School ready for some football

The wait is over. The Placer Hillmen are ready to kick off their 2012 high school football campaign Friday at 7 p.m. against the Central Catholic Raiders in Modesto. The Raiders (1 ...

Placer High football taking it one day at a time

He isn’t putting much weight into the preseason rankings. He isn’t thinking about winning a section championship. He says he isn’t even focusing on the outcome of ...

Dinner to benefit Placer High School football

As schools throughout the state continue to cut from athletic budgets from year to year, teams must continue to find new ways to raise funds in the post “pay-to-play” e ...

Vanderdoes makes it official ? USC

The wait is over. With the strains of ?Fight On? playing in the background, you can color the race to win the talents of Placer High football star Eddie Vanderdoes a bright hue of ...