prep sports

Bigger stage awaits Westlake

A high schooler, nearly a minute off the fastest qualifying time, might be satisfied with just going to the Olympic Trials. But if you glance at Brian Westlake?s workout schedule, ...

Del Oro pair headed to La Verne

Apparently Del Oro High athletes like to branch out in groups. After three members of the Eagles? football team committed to play at Linfield College, Taylor Bergthold and Nick Lew ...

Junior, soph pull their weight on DO relay team

The Del Oro High 4x400 boys relay team will return to the CIF State track and field championships today in Clovis where a team that features two seniors, a junior and sophomore wil ...

Golf proving to be Raskin's sport

A crowd of nearly 200 gathered on the 17th hole at Butte Creek Country Club as a four-man playoff whittled down to two: Del Oro High junior Justin Raskin and Zach Smith of Amador V ...

Bond between Simmons, Wheeler has made them stronger

A dominant athlete on a track team isn?t rare. Two isn?t an oddity either even if they run the same events. But to have two tantalizing stars head both the boys and girls hurdle te ...

Placer's ride comes to end

SACRAMENTO ? Ryan Mason?s powerful right arm was enough to stave off elimination for the Placer High baseball team early Wednesday, but the Hillmen couldn?t find the answer in the ...

Thill provides chills, thrills to advance Bruins

SACRAMENTO ? Ali Thill could have taken a short trip to the freeway and hitchhiked her way out of a lackluster day in the field. Instead, the Bear River High junior found a way to ...

Big third inning advances Bruins in playoffs

SACRAMENTO ? Alyssa Reina wasn?t ready to end her stellar prep career or see her coach Duane Zauner hang it up quite yet. The senior catcher led the Pioneer Valley League with a . ...

Bats fail Eagles in upset

SACRAMENTO ? Whitney Smith was on deck in the seventh inning hoping to come to the plate to rekindle the magic bats the Del Oro High softball team had all season. But the senior wa ...

Hits don't fall for Colfax in season-ending loss

SACRAMENTO ? Colfax High played a similar game as Yuba City Thursday afternoon but couldn?t catch the same breaks as they fell 4-0 in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Di ...