Wildfires

Wildfires take optimistic approach after suffering 18-6 loss to San Juan

Two late turnovers cost the Foresthill Wildfires big time on Friday night. But coach Jim Herlehy thinks his team’s 18-6 loss at San Juan might be beneficial in the long run. ...

UPDATED: Foresthill Wildfires storm back to defeat Marysville

It was a classic tale of two halves for Foresthill. The Wildfires fell behind early in Friday night’s season-opening contest, but rallied back from a first-half deficit to ea ...

Placer Union flexes football power

Each year before the Christmas lights go up, football stadiums light up the autumn sky in the foothills. Home playoff games have become an annual tradition at Placer High, Del Oro ...

Good luck to the Wildfires

Congratulations to the Foresthill High School varsity football team for going undefeated this year in league play and for winning the school’s first football league title. Specia ...

Our View: Friday night lights shine brightest when sportsmanship prevails

Are you ready for some football? As if Mother Nature knew of tonight’s big games, high school football in the foothills returns with cooler temps, high expectations and excited ...

Obray lifts Hillgals to key win

Emma Obray scored off an assist from Stephanie Bonitata in the 58th minute and goalkeeper Audrey Furlong made eight saves as the Placer High girls soccer team edged host El Dorado ...

Outlook bright for Wildfires

FORESTHILL — Talk about change. When Mariah Dvorak transferred from Placer High to Foresthill this fall, she joined a volleyball program that has won fewer matches in the last fo ...

Falcons on flight toward repeat

LAKE OF THE PINES — Christa Weisman isn’t sure how Forest Lake Christian manages to churn out great girls soccer teams year after year. The Falcons lost loads of talent from ...

Forest Lake reloads

Coach Ron Phillips is out to make sure last year’s breakthrough for the Forest Lake Christian baseball team was not a one-year wonder. The Falcons lost a bevy of talent from the ...

Foresthill boys fall to Victory Christian

The Foresthill High boys basketball team fell to Victory Christian 63-37 Thursday night in Foresthill. Pliny Murphy scored 13 points in the loss and Sean O’Hagan added 11. The ...