Sports

Highly-touted Utah-based foe looks impressive

The curtain comes up on the 2015 Del Oro High football season Friday night when the Golden Eagles entertain Utah Div. I power Pleasant Grove of  Overton, Utah. Kickoff is se ...

This Week’s Del Oro Sports Slate

Thursday, Aug. 27 Frosh Football – scrimmage at Oakmont, 4 p.m. Tennis – at Whitney, 3;30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28 Cross Country – Time Trial Soccer &ndas ...

BMX State Championships slated for Roseville

Oak Creek BMX in Roseville is gearing up to host the 2015 BMX NorCal State Championships August 28-30.  The three-day event will attract approximately 2,600 riders and spectat ...

Sierra College soccer opens 2015 season Thursday

Sierra College women’s soccer coach Jason Gantt will have the Wolverines rolling this week as they venture to southern California for a tournament. Sierra will open play in ...

2015 DEL ORO FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Golden Eagles loaded with battle-tested talent

With a pair of CIF State bowl appearances over the past four years and a scheduled littered with top-shelf non-league and Sierra Foothill League foes awaiting them, it’s safe ...

Is the CVC as Competitive as the SFL?

There’s no matching the intensity, level of talent and strength of the programs in the Sierra Foothill League, right? With Ponderosa, Roseville, Whitney, Cosumnes Oaks and A ...

Reid injured, but Hillmen still hope to make Wolverines roster

The pads were popping and the sweat was flying at Sierra College football’s first scrimmage of the season Saturday. But one ill-timed step may have cost Placer High grad Conn ...

Media Life: Auburn proves again that cycling here is king

It’s time to raise a frosty glass of sports drink in honor of Auburn’s ongoing endurance prowess – this time two-wheel related. The community’s – and ...

SATURDAY SPECIAL: Auburn-area football squads open season with full-contact scrimmages

Dennis Murphy barked instruction with authority Thursday as he directed Placer High football players through an aggressive ball-stripping drill on the Hillmen practice field. Thos ...

FLUSH WITH ACES: Meadow Vista’s John Dewildt has 10 hole-in-one finishes

John Dewildt pulls his golf cart up the 18th green at the Winchester Country Club in Meadow Vista Wednesday and watches four fellow members finish out their round. A golfing celeb ...

Sports briefs

Reserved Del Oro football seating still available The Del Oro High athletic program is selling reserved seating for football games this fall in Golden Eagle Stadium. The reserved ...

Eagles begin scrimmaging Saturday

Del Oro High’s three football teams will host Antelope this Saturday in scrimmage sessions as the Golden Eagles continue preparation for the 2015 season opener which, for the ...