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Two sports are better than one for Woodcreek's Layton

It’s been several years now since high school sports saw its tide shift toward the athlete specializing — or focusing — on one sport. By their choice or at the u ...

Local football recruits in search of an offer they can’t refuse

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories the Press Tribune plans to publish throughout the summer on the college recruiting process. In today’s Press Tri ...

Granite Bay's Marakas high-jumps to the front of the line in signing with UCLA

Alex Marakas wasn’t a student-athlete who was recruited from the day he landed on his high school campus. He wasn’t labeled a “can’t-miss” prospect wh ...

Therese Adams recognized

At the annual UC Davis Endowed Chairs and Professorships Dinner on April 3, Dr. Charles DeCarli, neurology professor at UC Davis Health System and the Alzheimer’s Disease Cen ...

Valley Christian’s Flood signs to play volleyball at Simpson

Valley Christian Academy senior Emily Flood signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball at Simpson University in Redding. Flood has been a student at Valley Christian he ...

Roseville baseball trio adapts, contributes at next level

Times have changed. Talks with mom and dad are cut short, and the team bus doesn’t wait. Shaun Mize and Brad Gerig made a quick trip home Tuesday with the University of Neva ...

From McCook to Ole Miss, local athletes are moving on

National Signing Day brings together high school senior student-athletes who are achieving the same dream: to continue playing their favorite sport at the collegiate level. The fi ...

UC Davis researcher faces 10 charges after blast

  SACRAMENTO — A chemistry researcher at the University of California, Davis who was injured in an explosion at his campus apartment last week was charged Thursday w ...

PlacerGrown cancels this weekend’s annual farm conference

  With days to go, PlacerGrown has decided to cancel this weekend’s annual farm conference in Lincoln. The gathering of agricultural interests has been an annual stapl ...

Old Oakmont teammates are slammin’ at the next level

DAVIS — They attended Oakmont High School together, practiced and played together, took on the Sierra Foothill League together and came within one point of winning a Sac-Joaq ...