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Local stars suit up for Optimist showcase

Four football standouts will represent the foothills one more time this weekend at American River College. Offensive lineman Brandon Pope and wide receiver Cameron Southward, both ...

Hillmen stretch streak in rout

Anthony Amara had four hits, Cameron Southward hit a grand slam and Placer High won its fourth straight Wednesday afternoon, pounding Colfax 16-3 in a Pioneer Valley League blowout ...

JV call-up Vanderdoes powers Placer past Victory

Freshman Eddie Vanderdoes continued to justify his call-up to varsity Monday. Vanderdoes broke a sixth-inning tie with a two-run homer, leading Placer High past visiting Victory C ...

Hillmen rally in extras

Cameron Southward drove in the go-ahead run in the top of the eighth and pitched two innings of relief to earn the win in Placer High’s 5-4 Pioneer Valley League victory over hos ...

Hillmen rally past Eagles

Evan Staton drove in the tying run in the seventh and the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth as Placer High rallied to beat host El Camino 9-8 Monday afternoon in extra innings. ...

Hillmen eager to deliver encore

It’s always tough to play an encore when the bulk of the band has left the stage. But even after losing 12 players off his section championship squad of one year ago, Placer Hig ...

Placer rolls in opener

Senior Cameron Southward and sophomore Ryan Mason combined on a one-hitter and senior Matt Ryan drove in two runs as Placer High beat visiting Hiram Johnson 4-0 Monday in its seaso ...