PVL

Odom leads charge as Placer ends spring on a high note

Laurel Odom made sure the Placer High girls soccer team went out on a high note despite the downpour at Le Febvre Stadium Friday night. Odom opened the scoring and added two assis ...

There’s no panic at Placer

Seniors Spencer Zaputil and Joel Thys wrestled and joked around the batting cage Tuesday as if they hadn’t a care in the world. Meanwhile Matt Dougherty and Ryan Lipsmeyer playfu ...

Colfax closes perfect campaign at PVL tournament

The Colfax High golf team closed out a perfect Pioneer Valley League season Monday, shooting 401 to win the second PVL 18-hole tournament at Diamond Oaks Golf Course in Roseville. ...

Obray leads Placer past Mesa Verde

Emma Obray scored and had two assists to break a scoreless halftime tie and lead the Placer High girls soccer team to a 5-0 win over Mesa Verde in Citrus Heights Monday. Obray sco ...

Bear River pounds El Dorado to extend PVL lead

Erin Nichol and Katie Mathis combined for a three-hitter and the Bear River High softball team pounded out 16 hits, beating host El Dorado 11-0 in six innings in Placerville Thursd ...

Fraguglia, Placer tennis still undefeated

Dan Fraguglia remained unbeaten at No. 1 singles and the Placer High tennis team cruised past host Colfax 7-2 Thursday afternoon. Fraguglia beat Josh Parker 6-2, 6-2, while teamma ...

Colfax closes perfect dual match season on the links

Derek Zachman fired a 36 to earn medallist honors as the Colfax High golf team finished a perfect 10-0 in Pioneer Valley League dual matches Thursday, downing El Dorado 196-223 at ...

Placer ties El Dorado on pitch

Despite taking 15 shots on goal, the Placer High girls soccer team played to a scoreless tie with visiting El Dorado in Pioneer Valley League action Monday at Le Febvre Stadium. K ...

Placer punishing all comers

Dan Fraguglia doesn’t have to look far to find tough competition on the tennis court. But he doesn’t count on it when he throws his Placer High uniform on. The senior said his ...

Placer holds off Lincoln, tightens PVL soccer race

Lianna Moneypenny scored in the closing minutes of the first half to give the Placer High girls soccer team a 2-1 lead over Lincoln, an advantage that would hold up through the sec ...

Hillmen rout Spartans, stay perfect

Spencer Zaputil hit a two-run homer in the first inning and Matt Ross drove in three runs to lead the Placer High baseball team in a 12-2 rout of visiting San Juan in five innings ...

Parity prevails in PVL

The Placer High soccer team has only gotten better since last season’s third place finish in the Pioneer Valley League. The only problem for the Hillgals is the rest of the PVL i ...

Forest Lake leaps atop CVCL standings

Forest Lake Christian’s sisters helped the Falcons pass their biggest test of the season Monday. Lindsey Engbrecht scored twice and sophomore sister Taylor Engbrecht added a goa ...

Bear River feeling, bringing heat

The Bear River High softball team lost a pair of college players to graduation last spring, but coaches around the Pioneer Valley League aren’t feeling too sorry for Bruins’ sk ...

Placer gunning for the top

The Placer High baseball team has seen its share of success over the past several years. But this season, success will be defined differently on the Hill. “I know I speak for al ...