San Diego State

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 ...

Placer High grad’s “best cover letter ever” a viral sensation

AUBURN CA - Best job application letter ever? For Placer High grad Matt Ross, a simple, plainspoken plea for a job to a Wall Street firm has turned him into an overnight media sen ...

Behind the Signature

SETH KING Lives in: Auburn, born 1981 at Auburn Faith. He’s “come and gone many times.” Jobs: After graduating Placer High in 1999, King traveled Europe 16 months and eventu ...

College-bound combo

LAKE OF THE PINES — There were yellow-and-green University of Oregon visors littering one side of a crowded Bear River High classroom Friday afternoon. On the other side of the ...