volleyball

Lofrano headed to Cal State L.A.

Iona Lofrano told her dad Fred he could scrap her college fund back in third grade. That?s when the young soccer star informed her father she would be getting an athletic scholarsh ...

Hillmen embrace transition

Robert Cole didn’t hand Sam Bennett his clipboard, but Bennett did all but draw up plays and make substitutions Thursday night at Earl Crabbe Gym. The Placer High senior even had ...

Bear River bumped in five games

The Bear River High volleyball team bowed out of the CIF NorCal playoffs Tuesday night, but not before giving Marin Catholic a serious scare. The sixth-seeded Bruins lost 25-15, 23 ...

Bear River topples Escalon, advances to final

The Bear River High volleyball team is making a run at making its already historic season even sweeter.The Bruins stunned top-seeded Escalon 25-22, 25-20, 20-25, 19-25, 15-12 on th ...

Placer's rally turned back

FOLSOM — As she rode the roller coaster of emotions Tuesday night Placer High volleyball coach Jennifer Wright never doubted her team’s ability to dig deep and turn a rut into ...

Del Oro sails into semifinal

LOOMIS — The Del Oro High volleyball team dug deep and overcame Ponderosa’s fury to pin down a 3-1 victory Thursday night and advance to the Sac-Joaquin Section Divisio ...

Placer volleyball rolls past Rosemont

The Placer High volleyball team bucked the seedings and rolled into the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III semifinals on Thursday in Sacramento. The sixth-seeded Hillgals swept No. 3 ...

Hillgals stretched in opener

Jennifer Wright rode the emotional roller coaster Tuesday night as her Placer High volleyball team ventured into the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs against a frisky No. 11 seed.The H ...

Placer volleyball to host first-round playoff match

Four local volleyball squads will open postseason play at home on Tuesday as the Sac-Joaquin Section released its playoff brackets on Thursday. Placer High, which placed second in ...

Hillgals gear up for playoffs with sweep

The Placer High volleyball team tuned up for the postseason with a 25-21, 25-9, 25-14 win over Foothill at Earl Crabbe Gym Wednesday night.The Hillgals celebrated senior night with ...