Sac-Joaquin Section

Some Del Oro teams will play Division I in playoffs this year

The news last May that CIF Sac-Joaquin Section would be elevating schools from the Sierra Foothill League to Division I status for postseason competition took many prep followers ...

Sac-Joaquin Section moves SFL schools into Division I in several sports

The Sierra Foothill League will compete in Division I in baseball, softball, wrestling, golf and tennis beginning next school year, the Sac-Joaquin Section announced late last week ...

Del Oro’s Branum, Oakmont’s Elliott on collision course in Division II wrestling meet

Some of the best wrestlers in the state are competing in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament at Del Oro High School, including Shayne Tucker of Bella Vista, ranked No. 1 ...

Oakmont's Garcia, Vista girls are second at state meet

FRESNO -- Del Oro High School junior Trevor Stephens made it onto the top-10 podium by one second. Oakmont junior Karlie Garcia missed a state championship by one second. And Vista ...

Placer boys, Woodcreek, Vista girls claim cross country titles

Following a one-year hiatus from the Sac-Joaquin Section cross country meet, one might think Karlie Garcia would have a solid plan to earn another first-place medal to put next to ...

Del Oro takes down Woodcreek to clinch SFL title

The atmosphere was charged with tension as the Del Oro High football team beat Woodcreek 35-12 on Friday night.Woodcreek (5-5 overall, 1-4 SFL) was aiming for a Sac-Joaquin Section ...

Foresthill avoids complacency, tops Valley Christian

NORTH HIGHLANDS — In a rematch between Foresthill High School and Valley Christian Academy, the Wildfires tamed the Lions 33-14 on Friday night at Highlands High School.Fores ...

U.S. Soccer ultimatum: Play for the academy or high school

An ultimatum recently was handed down by the U.S. Soccer Federation, asking players in its Development Academy who also compete in high school to choose one or the other.The Califo ...

Football playoff alignments up in the air to the end

LODI — Enrollment figures for the 2011-12 school year have been released, and while football teams have an idea which division they’ll be in for the Sac-Joaquin Section ...

Pitching sees less zip, but more jump

Moving the softball pitching rubber from 40 feet to 43 this season has produced more hitting and scoring. No surprise there.What may come as a surprise is the improved pitching sta ...