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Placer crowns PVL tennis champs

The Placer High tennis team brought home a slew of medals from the Pioneer Valley League Tennis Championships Friday at Auburn Racquet Club. Blair Meyer and Brad Ray cruised to th ...

PVL races will heat up after break

It’s spring break for the local high schools. Although our foothill weather may not suggest spring, spring sports are headed toward their conclusion within the next few weeks. W ...

Placer rebounds after Bruins romp

The Bear River High softball team put on a clinic Friday against Placer. The Hillgals turned around and put together an impressive display of their own at the Folsom Bulldog Classi ...

Falcons’ flurry too much for Hillgals

Placer High soccer coach Steve Cook wishes he could take an eraser to five minutes of Friday night’s duel with Colfax at Le Febvre Stadium. Other than the Falcons’ brief barr ...

Hillmen taste rare defeat

The Placer High boys track and field team finally found a worthy challenger in the Pioneer Valley League. Newcomer Center matched the Hillmen stride for stride, winning a thrilling ...

Placer cruises in long-awaited opener

The Placer High baseball team had not taken the field in nearly three weeks, but the Hillmen showed no signs of rust Tuesday at James Field.Junior Ryan Mason came within one strike ...

Klem drawn back to the gridiron

Josh Klem, a Placer High grad of 2010, is by all accounts a very bright young man. While at Placer, he maintained a grade point average above 4.0. His schedule was filled with AP ...

Colfax rallies in the fourth, awaits playoff fate

The Colfax High boys finished out the regular season by roaring back to beat Lincoln 55-47 Friday night on the road.The Falcons trailed for most of the game until midway through th ...

Colfax claims share of title with rout

The Colfax High girls had to wait for it, but they got the Pioneer Valley League title they were seeking on Friday. The Falcons cruised past Lincoln 49-25 in a makeup game from Thu ...

Bruins pounce on piece of PVL title

LAKE OF THE PINES — Bear River High coach Jeff Bickmore didn’t expect much offense from sophomore Sarah Hagar Tuesday night as the Bruins faced Colfax in the biggest game of th ...

Placer prevails, Thornton caps career sweep

The Placer High wrestling team was denied a fourth straight Pioneer Valley League wrestling title in the regular season. The Hillmen earned a nice consolation prize Friday by win ...

Bear River puts away Placer

The Bear River High girls basketball team overcame a sluggish start Thursday night to battle past Placer 49-35 in a Pioneer Valley League clash.Junior Jenn Meylor poured in a game- ...

Colfax clobbers Lincoln

The Colfax High boys basketball team clobbered Lincoln Wednesday night in Colfax to remain in contention for the Pioneer Valley League title. The Falcons (4-1 PVL, 16-6 overall) ra ...

Placer grapplers take down Foothill

The Placer High wrestling squad rebounded from its first Pioneer Valley League loss in three seasons with a 48-26 win over Foothill at Earl Crabbe Gym Tuesday night. The Hillmen ( ...

Italian Piredda gets a taste of life at Placer

“There is nothing like Italian pizza. It is the best in the world. It is simpler and has less ingredients than American pizza,” laughed foreign exchange student Ilaria Piredda. ...