soccer

Hillgals come back to top Bruins

The Placer High girls put together a superb 80 minutes at Le Febvre Stadium Tuesday night and knocked off Bear River 2-1 to remain in contention for the postseason.Junior Sabrina V ...

Falcons ace rare CVCL test

LAKE OF THE PINES — Stephanie Herron worked all night and into Thursday morning, making sure the Forest Lake Christian yearbook was just right. After just a couple hours of s ...

Viscuso's late strike lifts Hillgals over Center

The Placer High soccer team battled to pick up its second Pioneer Valley League victory and jump back into the playoff chase Tuesday at Center.Junior Sabrina Viscuso scored two goa ...

Placer baseball gets back at Center

The Placer High baseball team salvaged the final game of a three-game set against Center, posting a 7-4 win Monday in Antelope.The Hillmen’s bats had pop Monday en route to a 14- ...

Bruins pull out tie against Falcons

The Bear River High soccer team did what no other Pioneer Valley League team had done this season on Tuesday and put a slight blemish on Colfax’s spotless record.The Bruins t ...

Bear River soccer tops Placer in PVL battle

The Bear River High girls soccer team improved to 3-1 in the Pioneer Valley League with a 3-1 win over rival Placer at home Thursday afternoon.Sophomore Maddi Dunn scored two goals ...

Falcons dominate in the deluge

COLFAX — Placer High girls soccer coach Steve Cook knew goals would be at a premium for his club Tuesday afternoon as the Hillgals took on the defending Pioneer Valley League ...

Hillgals come back, edge Center

The Placer High girls soccer team rallied in the second half and posted a 2-1 win over Center on Thursday afternoon at Railhead Park.Down 1-0 at halftime, the Hillgals evened the s ...

Hillmen fire 194 at Auburn Valley

The Placer High golf team continued its torrid pace to start the season, shooting a 194 at Auburn Valley Country Club Tuesday to easily hurdle Colfax.Daniel Gregg fired a 1-over pa ...

Colfax girls take Cal Spring Classic title

The Colfax High girls soccer team topped a familiar foe Saturday to cap an undefeated run to the championship at the Cal Spring Classic tournament in Woodland.The Falcons edged Pla ...

Falcons capture Buff Cup title in Manteca

Colfax High’s varsity girls soccer team claimed the title at Manteca High’s Buff Cup Tournament on last weekend, winning with three shut-outs. The Falcons defeated Weston Ranc ...

Hillgals take home opener at Le Febvre

Senior Julie Blancas led the Placer High soccer team in a romp over Modesto on Friday night under the lights at Le Febvre Stadium. Blancas scored two goals as the Hillgals outgunn ...

Placer soccer falls short

ELK GROVE — The Placer High soccer team wanted two pennants to commemorate its historic 2011 season. The Hillmen will have to settle for one after a 1-0 loss to Natomas Saturday ...

Placer soccer headed to final

By Todd Mordhorst Journal Sports Editor Peter Kean admits he wasn’t sure how the Placer High soccer team’s defense would hold up this fall with two raw freshmen and a new goalk ...

Placer on to semifinal after shutout

Mark Miller has guided the Placer High soccer team into rare territory — the second round of the playoffs. But the coach insists the Hillmen have not peaked yet. Placer used a la ...