playoffs

Forest Lake, Del Oro soccer to play for section crowns

After starting the season with a 1-5-1 record, the Forest Lake Christian girls soccer team will play for the Sac-Joaquin Section championship. The Falcons dropped Vacaville Christ ...

Foresthill softball rolls Rio Vista

The Foresthill High girls took their hot bats to Lodi and unleashed them on Rio Vista Thursday to open the Sac-Joaquin Section Division VI playoffs. Caitlin McCann, Bailey McDonald ...

Hillmen's run worth the wait

Talk of championships for the 2012 Placer High baseball team began long before a wild final week of regular season play earlier this month. There was a buzz on Auburn Little Leagu ...

Placer swings to fourth co-ed title

The Sac-Joaquin Section championship tennis match on Friday at Oak Park in Stockton took a little longer than most of Placer High?s matches this spring. The outcome was the same. P ...

Lincoln slips to third in PVL following Colfax loss

It certainly wasn?t the way the Lincoln High baseball team wanted to finish but a three-game losing streak capped by a 6-4 loss to Colfax Thursday ended their hopes of a Pioneer Va ...

Lakers forward Jordan Hill charged with assault

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.  - Los Angeles Lakers forward Jordan Hill faces a felony assault charge after his girlfriend accused him of choking and shoving her in Houston earlier this ...

Colfax girls stunned in semifinal

LODI - Missed free throws and a determined comeback by West Campus cost the Colfax High girls a shot at a Sac-Joaquin Section championship Wednesday. The Falcons fell 50-47 to Tok ...

Hillmen halted; Bruins stun Sonora

The Placer High boys proved they weren’t a typical No. 15 seed in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoffs. But they couldn’t overcome Sierra big man Will Ward and ...

Bear River girls silence Hughson

The Bear River High girls coasted into the second round of the Division IV playoffs as senior Jenn Meylor put on a show in a 64-31 win over Hughson Tuesday at Lake of the Pines. Me ...

Hillmen fall, face waiting game

Mark Lee knew it would take a near-perfect performance for his Placer High boys to topple Foothill Tuesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym. The Hillmen weren’t quite perfect and the ...

Bear River topples Escalon, advances to final

The Bear River High volleyball team is making a run at making its already historic season even sweeter.The Bruins stunned top-seeded Escalon 25-22, 25-20, 20-25, 19-25, 15-12 on th ...

Placer's rally turned back

FOLSOM — As she rode the roller coaster of emotions Tuesday night Placer High volleyball coach Jennifer Wright never doubted her team’s ability to dig deep and turn a rut into ...

Placer braces for Patterson’s beef

It doesn’t happen often, but tonight at Le Febvre Stadium, Placer High junior Eddie Vanderdoes won’t be the big man on campus.Patterson comes to town for the first roun ...