Sara Seyydin

Isaac raises the bar at Placer

Tom Isaac lets out a battle cry and bench-presses a barbell loaded with 345 pounds of weight. He said the scream gets his adrenaline flowing and gives him the mental strength to p ...

It's countdown to cycling's spectacular

Cyclists will zoom past Downtown Auburn’s central square five times in the 2011 Amgen Tour of California, generating between $1 million and $3 million in revenue for the city, ac ...

Sports springs forwards under sun

Fields and courts all around Placer High School were full Monday as spring sports kicked off the first day of practice. The baseball, softball and tennis teams were greeted with an ...

Placer's Swayze, Kenworthy add giant slalom to list of wins

Placer High School’s Evan Swayze and Karly Kenworthy ended on a high note Monday in their last giant slalom race of the season before the state championships. Kenworthy claimed ...

Racing career in high gear

Seven busted helmets, one for each of his concussions, line Kenny Ingalls’ dresser. He keeps them as souvenirs of the injuries he has triumphed over in his speedway motorcycle c ...

Mitchell makes cross-country move

Breanne Mitchell is trading in her days as a Buffalo Babe to run near the Buffalo River. The Bear River High senior signed her national letter of intent on Wednesday to run for t ...

Chairwoman of the board

Colfax High boarded to a team victory over Tahoe-Truckee in Monday’s slalom at Boreal. The falcons had a total of 489 points, while Tahoe-Truckee came in second with 467. Nevada ...

Four Wins in a row for Placer's Kenworthy

Even difficult snow conditions couldn’t stop the force of the Placer High Ski team at Boreal on Monday. Senior, Karly Kenworthy took first place again in the slalom races with a ...

Eagles SFL streak reaches 54

LOOMIS — The Del Oro girls basketball team showed Woodcreek the legend isn’t a myth, with a 61-32 victory Wednesday night. The golden eagles are on a 54-game winning streak in ...