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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 ...

Placer golfers pummel Bear River

The Placer High golf team opened up defense of its Pioneer Valley League title with a dominant performance against Bear River at Auburn Valley Country Club Thursday.Junior Hannah G ...

Falcons, Bruins to play for title

The Colfax High baseball team narrowly missed a shot at clinching its worst-to-first turnaround on Tuesday. The Falcons have another shot at a piece of the Pioneer Valley League ti ...

Placer wins third PVL volleyball title in a row

Placer High School wrapped up its third consecutive Pioneer Valley League volleyball championship with a 25-7, 25-16, 25-20 sweep at Foothill on Monday night.“I’m thrilled,” ...

Hillmen soccer blanks Zebras

The Placer High soccer team celebrated senior night with a 2-0 shutout of Lincoln Thursday at Le Febvre Stadium.The Hillmen took a 1-0 lead into halftime thanks to Eduardo Hernande ...

Hernandez comes up with game winner for Hillmen

The Placer High soccer team survived a major test from Bear River Tuesday as Eduardo Hernandez broke through for an unassisted goal in the second half to lift the Hillmen to a 1-0 ...

Heikila, Falcons sweep up Roseville

The Colfax High volleyball team swept past Rosemont Tuesday night as senior Erica Heikila led a balanced Falcon attack in Sacramento.Heikila served up 27 points, including six aces ...

Bear River breezes past Whitney

The Bear River High volleyball team swept past Whitney on the road Thursday, improving to 4-1 on the season. Junior Katie Tomkievicz and sophomore Sara Schell drilled nine kills e ...

Del Oro soccer edges Oakmont

Lauren Gollnick scored the eventual game-winner off a Becky Duncan cross in the 35th minute and the Del Oro High girls soccer team beat host Oakmont 2-1 Thursday afternoon.The Viki ...

Hillmen spike Roseville for first win

Brenden Lewis and Conner McKenzie each had 15 kills and the Placer High boys volleyball team swept visiting Roseville Thursday night for their first victory under head coach Jason ...

Bear River softball rolls in home opener

Courtney Ceo, Katie Mathis and Alyssa Reina each had three of Bear River’s 16 hits as the Bruins routed visiting Center 10-0 Tuesday afternoon.Erin Nichol allowed one hit but wal ...

Hillmen frosh shut out Falcons, 23-0

Colfax’s Falcons became the first frosh football team to hold Placer running back Michael Robinson to under 100 yards rushing in a game Thursday night but it still wasn’t eno ...

Del Oro soccer falls in finale

Del Oro High suffered a heartbreaking 1-0 loss at Roseville Thursday to end the season fourth in the Sierra Foothill League — one spot from earning a postseason berth. Rocklin b ...

Eagles fly sky high in 62-12 rout

The Del Oro High cheerleaders may reconsider their post-touchdown ritual of a pushup for every point the Golden Eagles put on the scoreboard after Friday night’s rout of Franklin ...

Hillmen cruise in opener

Placer’s Michael Robinson scored on a 65-yard kickoff return and also caught a 35-yard scoring pass from Casey Yunk as the Hillmen freshman opened their football season with a 34 ...