volleyball

Hillgals roar their way to victory

COLFAX - The only thing that could be heard over the deafening Placer High cheering section at Colfax High was junior Michaela Leonard’s vicious spikes as the Hillgals volleyball ...

Golden Eagles rumbled by Thunder

The Del Oro High volleyball team stumbled in a showdown with rival Rocklin Thursday night in the Sierra Foothill League opener for both teams. The Thunder swept past the Golden Ea ...

Hillgals spike Center in PVL opener

The Placer High volleyball team had no problems in its Pioneer Valley League opener Wednesday night, putting away Center 25-9, 25-12, 25-7 at Earl Crabbe Gym.Junior Erin Ellner dri ...

Bruins’ star out of her Schell

LAKE OF THE PINES — Matt McDonald can’t find a weak spot in Sara Schell’s game. Now he’s passing that challenge on to the rest of the Pioneer Valley League’s volleyball c ...

Hillmen shut out Lincoln

Jose Arellano found the net twice in the first half, sparking the Placer High soccer team to a 3-0 victory at Lincoln Tuesday night.The Hillmen improved to 11-0-2 on the season hea ...

Del Oro volleyball notches 20th win

The Del Oro High volleyball team made quick work of it’s latest challenger, sweeping past Vista Del Lago 25-18, 25-23, 25-11 Thursday night in Folsom.Senior Belle Obert pound ...

Giles jumps at opportunity

Kayla Giles ranks among the Troy University volleyball team’s leaders in most major statistical categories. However, the Colfax High graduate’s coach at the central Alabama sc ...

Wildfires burn past Victory in five games

The Foresthill High volleyball team outlasted Victory Christian Tuesday night for a 17-25, 25-23, 26-24, 20-25, 16-14 win.The Wildfires got 10 kills from Mariah Quintanilla and nin ...

Forest Lake fends off Foresthill

In a battle of the forests to open Central Valley Christian League play Thrusday night, Forest Lake Christian took care of Foresthill in quick fashion. The Falcons swept to a 25-1 ...

Del Oro senior nabs another major honor

Del Oro High senior volleyball player Belle Obert has been named by MaxPreps.com as the National Volleyball Player of the Week. The editorial staff from MaxPreps, a nationally reco ...

Sports action heating up in September

The ides of September may not be as dramatic as the Ides of March in 44 B.C., but three weeks into the prep season the foothill high schools have much to be proud of. Silently fly ...

Heikila, Falcons sweep up Roseville

The Colfax High volleyball team swept past Rosemont Tuesday night as senior Erica Heikila led a balanced Falcon attack in Sacramento.Heikila served up 27 points, including six aces ...

Falcons focus on athleticism and passing

The Forest Lake Christian girls volleyball team is as athletic as ever, and should prove a difficult team to contend with if its athleticism can overcome its lack of experience. ...

Del Oro volleyball dominates in Dixon

The Del Oro High volleyball team dominated the field to take first place at the inaugural Lady Rams Classic in Dixon Saturday.The Golden Eagles won seven straight matches, includin ...

Bear River breezes past Whitney

The Bear River High volleyball team swept past Whitney on the road Thursday, improving to 4-1 on the season. Junior Katie Tomkievicz and sophomore Sara Schell drilled nine kills e ...