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Woodcreek’s Mason fourth, Thomas seventh at girls wrestling state tournament

Woodcreek High School freshman Lauren Mason earned a fourth-place medal and sophomore Marissa Thomas placed seventh at the CIF State Girls Wrestling Championships last weekend in L ...

Star power never lacking

It?s not that Kilian Jornet won?t be missed on Saturday at the Western States Endurance Run. The defending champion is widely considered the top ultrarunner in the world, but he st ...

Greenwood leads loaded women's field

For the first time since 2009, the Western States Endurance Run will take place on its traditional course, meaning the runners will get the full mountain experience Saturday mornin ...

Trail mix: What to eat along the way

In the second installment on Western States fueling strategies we interview Matt Keyes (MK) and Jamie Frink (JF), two WS veterans and race ringers, to determine if life follows fac ...

Holden holds out hope for WS

Steve Holden draws as much inspiration from the supportive Auburn running community as he does from the epic scenery out on the trails in the region. But the real reason he is back ...

Western States a mobile feast for runners

Editor’s note: This is the first installment in a two-part series covering fueling strategies for the upcoming Western States Endurance Run.A friend once said that an ultraru ...

"Unbreakable" to make Squaw Valley debut "Unbreakable" to make Squaw Valley debut

Any Western States runners, fans or enthusiasts looking for a little inspiration will want to check out the Tahoe-area premiere of ?Unbreakable? later this month at the Olympic Vi ...

Kilian’s latest conquest: Western States

The Western States Endurance Run’s cougar trophy is heading overseas for the first time. Kilian Jornet, who grew up running in the Pyrenes Mountains in his native Catalonia, rule ...

Why do they run? For the love of the trail

Gordon Ainsleigh wasn’t seeking endorsement deals and worldwide fame back when he joined the horses at the Tevis Cup Endurance Ride in 1974 for a 100-mile jaunt along the Western ...

Roes out of Western States

Defending champion Geoff Roes dropped out of the Western States Endurance Run Saturday at Michigan Bluff. The 35-year-old Roes was well off the pace of then-leaders Kilian Jornet a ...