softball

SPRING ROUNDUP: Bear River, Placer finish PVL softball campaign with big wins

Bear River softball The Bruins prevailed 2-0 over Colfax to end the Pioneer Valley League campaign 9-1 as undisputed champions. Nerissa Long pitched her second no-hitter of the w ...

Sierra College sweeps Napa Valley to advance to Super Regional

Riding the momentum of a clutch 6-2 win in the opening game of the CCCAA Northern Regional Playoffs, the Sierra College softball team blew past 16th-seeded Napa Valley on Sunday wi ...

Nerissa Long throws three-hit shutout as Bear River downs Placer

Hope Ferri’s spider senses must have been tingling before Placer High centerfielder Kaelin Amrein made connection with Nerissa Long’s sixth-inning pitch, because a scre ...

Auburn-area prep squads fight for March victories

Del Oro baseball Del Oro’s baseball team missed out on a golden chance to sweep their opening Sierra Foothill League series of the season when Nevada Union rallied for two r ...

Preseason softball: Bear River downs Del Oro

Bear River 3, Del Oro 2 The Bruins of Grass Valley captured their sixth consecutive victory in thrilling fashion by ousting host Del Oro with a final-inning blitz Friday. Down 2- ...

SPRING ROUNDUP: Placer track, swim, softball teams come up big

Placer track and field Placer emerged with terrific marks from the Husky Invitational at Sheldon High Saturday. Moshe McCarter led the way with a new Husky Invite meet record by w ...

Reader input: Keep ball fields in good shape

Just drinking my cup of wake-up juice and looking through the paper. Being a longtime coach of many youth and high school sports in the Auburn area, I looked at the youth soccer pi ...

Five Cities All Stars sweep Stars of Cordova Tournament crown

There’s something about the Five Cities girls 16 and under softball All-Star team and playing well at the Stars of Cordova Tournament that go hand-in-hand. The Five-Cities ...