Sports

SNOW DAYS: Placer, Colfax, Del Oro teams enjoy success on the slopes

As evident by state championship results each season, Auburn-area students have a particular knack for navigating the slopes. Placer High’s snowboarding team, reigning Calif ...

Mat-men complete perfect SFL

2-4  Eagles complete SFL mat season perfect    After sweeping through the Sierra Foothill League with an undefeated dual meet record,    ...

Placer boys, Del Oro girls host wrestling talent

Placer Duals A collection of strong West Coast high school wrestling programs gathered in Earl Crabbe Gym Saturday for the Placer Duals. Fourteen teams enjoyed five dual meets ea ...

Del Oro’s state football title honored with milk carton appearance

Just in time for Super Bowl Sunday, Del Oro High football players, their coaches and families will be getting their own championship honor when new commemorative milk cartons from ...

Amgen Tour of California to stop in Folsom, Sacramento in 2016

The 2016 Amgen Tour of California’s route details were announced in Folsom Thursday morning to a crowd of more than 100 cyclists, media, and cycling enthusiasts at the Folsom ...

Ripken Baseball to offer free clinic in February

Ripken Baseball and Sports Authority will host Baseball Field Days at Whitney Community Park Feb. 27. This free clinic will offer team training exercises, educational lessons along ...

Del Oro, Placer take dual meet wrestling wins

Placer 66, Colfax 3 Cooper Wilkin’s one-point defeat at 170 pounds was the lone blemish on an otherwise spotless night for the Placer wrestling team Wednesday. Bryce Cook ( ...

BOARDS AND BREWS: Friday's Art of Beer event supports local skateboard non-profit

What happens when a skater grows up? Unless life has come a full 900 degrees and inspired a video game franchise, avenues for applying a childhood passion are limited. Not everyo ...

Jan. 28 prep hoops roundup: Del Oro, Placer, Foresthill teams prevail

Del Oro girls 48 Nevada Union 40 Junior guard Ty Maranan popped for 15 points in Grass Valley Tuesday night to help lift the Del Oro Golden Eagles to a 48-40 Sierra Foothill Leagu ...

Jan. 24 prep hoops roundup: Forest Lake boys, girls top Foresthill

Forest Lake boys 62, Foresthill 48 The host Falcons (3-4, 8-11) picked up a big Central Valley California League win with a home verdict over the Wildfires (7-11, 2-4). “Th ...

SIGN LANGUAGE: Lincoln student-fans get personal in PVL rivalry game

The words “F@$# you” are scrawled into the visiting wall of Placer High’s historic Earl Crabbe Gymnasium. A sharpie penned the phrase “Smoke weed every day& ...

Del Oro wrestling outpoints Folsom 35-28 on path to league, section titles

LOOMIS — Noah Blake faced two crowds in the final moments of Del Oro High’s showdown for the Sierra Foothill League wrestling title with visiting Folsom Thursday. The ...

Good times for Del Oro’s ski team

Del Oro's ski team competed in its second California-Nevada Interscholastic meet of the season last week at Squaw Valley. Race competition of the day was slalom. The ...