Sac-Joaquin section

Placer AD: We accept our sanction: Hillmen football squad will work around the loss of six 2015 practices after SJS penalty

A day after news broke of a stiff sanction by the Sac-Joaquin Section to remove six practices from the Placer High football schedule, the Hillmen are already poised to accept the p ...

UNNECESSARY ROUGHNESS: Placer, Del Oro among nine football teams hit with Sac-Joaquin Section sanctions

Nine Sac-Joaquin Section football programs will scramble to fit the practice workload into a shortened season this year after violating a new SJS bylaw designed to limit the number ...

THE APPEAL: Justus Spillner’s eligibility at Colfax is up in the air

While the wheels are still turning in the form of an appeal by Colfax High quarterback Justus Spillner in his bid to play football for the Falcons this season, a lot of people may ...

MIXED SIGNALS: Placer's PVL dominance could land Hillmen in new waters

Placer High’s 13 Pioneer Valley League championships during the 2014-15 school year left little doubt to the prestige of recent Hillmen success in athletics. The feats are f ...

Bear River, Placer, Del Oro swimmers prevail in section finals

Enrollment played no factor in the 2015 Sac-Joaquin Section Swim Finals Saturday at Tokay High in Lodi. Swimmers representing the best talent of 191 section schools scattered from ...

A baker's dozen divisions: CIF ruling puts 13 state football titles up for grabs

It was close, but by Friday’s 71-64 vote the California Interscholastic Federation’s Federated Council approved the much-publicized proposal that will enlarge Californi ...

Marlin swimmers perform well at Sac-Joaquin Section meet

Members of the Sierra Marlins swim team competed in the Sac-Joaquin Section championships last week and showed quite well in their times and places, while representing their respec ...

Lincoln swim team does a warm up for fans

The Lincoln High School swim team took to the pool at McBean Park last week to showcase the aqua talent competing in the Pioneer Valley League this season. The 47-member squad wil ...

Parents, fans argue football playoff system is unfair

Folsom’s second blowout loss in as many years to De La Salle in the Northern California open championship football game have some parents and fans grumbling about the playoff ...

Trojans headed to title game after disposing of Pleasant Grove, 26-20

A second-half surge helped the Oak Ridge Trojans knock off Pleasant Grove 26-20 Friday in front of their home crowd and punch a ticket to the Division-I Sac-Joaquin Section champio ...

Bulldogs pull out 42-35 win over Jesuit to reach section title game

For the first time in a long time, Folsom High’s football team was tested from start to finish in a game and the Bulldogs passed the test. Jesuit gave the Bulldogs all they ...

Granite Bay-Folsom: A titan against a titan

Friday's Granite Bay-Folsom football clash has had people talking since — well, since this game was scheduled, mostly because these are two of the top programs in the gre ...

Roseville opens with big win over Cosumnes Oaks

This was no performance of a lifetime, at it's occasionally described. Nor was this a win for the ages, the upset of all upsets, or a signature victory. In the name of Tedy Bru ...

High school football scrimmage report

Oakmont Tim Moore spoke to his Oakmont High School football team with passion and positive thoughts following the Vikings’ scrimmage against El Camino on Saturday. “W ...

Granite Bay junior is growing into a leader

Editor’s note: This is the latest in a series of stories the Press Tribune is publishing throughout the summer on the college recruiting process.   Cameron Smith roams ...