track

The "Untouchables"

Not all records were made to be broken. There are several track and field marks in the foothills that are so lofty; they will likely be around for generations. Some already have. E ...

Hillgals gut it out for PVL crown

COLFAX ? Christina Winters left her track coach amazed, and delighted Friday afternoon at the Pioneer Valley League Track and Field Championships. The Placer High senior convinced ...

Placer girls wrap up PVL track and field title

The Placer High girls track and field squad nailed down at least a share of the Pioneer Valley League championship Wednesday with an easy win over Foothill.The Hillgals mostly rest ...

Placer boys and girls speed past Lincoln on the track

The Placer High track and field teams swept past Lincoln Wednesday for their second win in three days. The Hillmen topped the Lincoln boys 83-53, setting a season-best in the 4x400 ...

Hillgals edge Center in league opener

The Placer High track and field teams waged a couple of epic battles with Center Wednesday to open Pioneer Valley League play, with the girls emerging victorious and the Placer boy ...

Tucker rewriting record book

Placer High track and field coach Mark Chamberlin might want to use the element of surprise on sophomore Meghan Tucker more often. Earlier this month, the coach notified his young ...

Davis enjoys track and field buffet

When it came to high school track and field, Willa Davis could not find enough events to satisfy her appetite last spring. This summer, the Bear River High graduate is getting her ...

Peat finds a jumping off point

Bernhard Peat didn’t bring any medals home from the World Masters Athletics Championships last weekend in Sacramento. The Auburn resident did return with a new appreciation for t ...

Young, young at heart ready to compete

Some of the youngest and oldest athletes you’ll ever see in athletic competition will be in action in our area throughout this week. As Little League action continues in Auburn, ...

Auburn native headed to U.S. Track and Field Championships

Bear River High graduate Paul Litchfield is headed to the 2011 USA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships Saturday in Eugene, Ore. Litchfield qualified June 13 by pole vaul ...