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Pietromonaco, 12, sizzles at First Tee tourney

The way Natalie Pietromonaco is swinging the golf club lately, she might soon start drawing comparisons to Placer County?s most famous Natalie. Pietromonaco was one of the youngest ...

Hillmen romp to Division III golf title

The Placer High golf team made history in a resounding manner Monday afternoon at Yolo Fliers Golf Club in Woodland. The Hillmen played on a different level than the rest of the fi ...

Bring on the Madness

For big time college basketball coaches Kellie Lewis-Jay and Lisa Mispley Fortier, the term March Madness is an all too accurate description of their lives these days. An NCAA Tour ...

Tourney picks challenging for experienced, novice fans

The NCAA Tournament pits 68 teams against each other over more than half of a month for a basketball experience that invokes a plethora of memorable moments. It also awakens millio ...

Del Oro boys drop two in So Cal tourney

The Del Oro High boys basketball team felt the excitement of a near victory against a good team, a deflating loss and then a resounding victory over the course of three days. The G ...

Placer primed for a title run

Mark Lee buzzed around Earl Crabbe Gym Tuesday, preparing the iconic gym for its annual showcase that brings Placer High alumni back to campus and draws hoops fans from miles aroun ...

Madden 12 video tournament Sept. 10 in Roseville

A Madden 12 video game tournament will be held from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at Blacktop Comedy in Roseville.Paul Burke, owner/operator of the new theater that specializes in i ...

Golden memories at Gold Rush Classic

Brendan Moore knew there was only one thing to do after a devastating 1-2 punch to his girls soccer team and the town of Galt early last week. So he dyed his Mohawk bright red, coa ...

Post 84 heats up at Firecracker Tourney

Auburn’s American Legion Post 84 baseball team stormed to second place at the Reno Firecracker Tournament last weekend. Post 84 outscored its opponents 47-14 in five games, fal ...

Colfax inches closer to title

The Colfax High boys have dominated Pioneer Valley League basketball and been a power in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV ranks for much of the past decade. The Kendall Arnett T ...

Bear River edges Placer

In a game eerily similar to last year’s dramatic Bear River victory over Placer in the Kendall Arnett semifinals, the Bruins once again tripped up the hosts.The Hillmen will ...

Bruins fall short in opener

Bear River High coach Duwaine Ganskie was forced to follow his team with text message updates and a post-game phone call Tuesday. The Bruins’ coach was snowed in across the c ...

Tourney time about more than just ball

‘Tis the season for high school basketball tournaments. A longstanding tradition for all teams, tournaments are at their peak right now. Just this past weekend, Placer, Del Oro ...

Perfect Storms: Auburn clubs win big

A pair of Auburn Storm softball teams went undefeated to claim first-place trophies at the DF Softball “No Fear” Tournament last weekend in Sacramento. The Storm 16-and-under ...

Post 84 juniors catch fire in Reno

The Auburn Post 84 Junior American Legion baseball team took second place at the Reno Firecracker Tournament last weekend. The Auburn squad played six games and won five over the t ...