prep

New heights for foothills athletes

The 2011-12 prep sports year was memorable from the opening kickoff last August to the final putt just last week.A slew of championships, a bunch of star athletes and a handful of ...

Golden Eagles shine at Sierra Nevada Classic

The Golden Eagles had three wrestlers advance to the second day of the Sierra Nevada Classic, which started Wednesday in Reno, including 152-pound senior Austin Branum, who finishe ...

Roskelleys whistle while they work

Sam Roskelley beams with pride when he sees his son or daughter hustling down the court, surveying the action and making the right call in a pressure situation. The Roskelleys have ...

Hillmen roll past PV in opener

The Placer High boys basketball team opened the season with an impressive win in the first round of the Harlan Carter Tournament in Redding.Senior Cody Riggs led four scorers in do ...

Rocklin in Del Oro’s way, again

Friday night will kick off a rematch between rivals Del Oro High and Rocklin. The last time the two teams met, it was for the Division II Sac-Joaquin Section championship at UC Dav ...

Are you ready for some football?

This morning, around 8 a.m., several hundred football players for each of the local high schools will begin their 2010 seasons. Bear River, Colfax, Del Oro, Foresthill, and Place ...

Pumped for prep sports

A big part of what makes football fun is the anticipation. Since last December, high school players have been thinking about Sept. 11 — the opening night of the 2009 season. Pr ...

Hall excels on eastern ice

It took Austin Hall more than a few months to get used to the changes in climate and culture. These days, Hall couldn’t be happier with a cross-country move that is allowing him ...