Sports

Del Oro wrestlers grab tourney titles

A pair of Del Oro wrestlers came home with individual championship from last weekend’s prestigious Tim Brown Memorial Championships held at Sacramento’s Memorial Auditorium. A ...

Tyller’s dunk gives Valley Christian a spark

Valley Christian Academy defeated Faith Christian 68-55 in a Sacramento Metro Athletic League boys basketball game Friday night in Yuba City.The Lions (16-3, 5-0 SMAL) took a 44-41 ...

McAnally Racing has five teams in NASCAR Showdown

Bill McAnally Racing of Antelope will have five teams in the lineup for the eighth annual NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown on Friday and Saturday in Irwindale.Leading the way is NAS ...

Branum, Burrage win in Sacramento

The Del Oro High wrestilng team was small in numbers at the Tim Brown Memorial Tournament in Sacramento Friday and Saturday. But the Eagles turned in some big results. Austin Bran ...

February weekend is all for youth waterfowl hunters

Hunting season is either closed or soon to close, depending on the zone to which you travel.However, the season isn’t closed for everybody. A special weekend is reserved for the ...

Cross-country skiing offers fitness and secluded, scenic views

There are spectacular views at ski resorts in the Lake Tahoe region. But do many people really take the time to look around and marvel at the beauty?In the more hustling, crowded e ...

Oakmont girls can't handle press, fall to Christian Brothers

Christian Brothers High School earned its first Capital Valley Conference win Tuesday night, 57-43 over struggling and frustrated Oakmont.The host Vikings’ numerous turnovers ...

Roseville scores huge wrestling victory over Del Oro

The final score and an explanation aside, this wasn’t just any Sierra Foothill League dual meet victory for Roseville High School’s wrestling team.The Tigers beat Del O ...

Del Oro taking nominations for HOF

Del Oro High School is accepting nominations for its Athletic Hall of Fame for the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s. Coaches, players, teams, staff and community members are eligible.Nomin ...

Lachemann headed to Cal Poly Pomona

After four years teaching and coaching baseball at Del Oro High, Bret Lachemann could not resist the opportunity to be on the diamond full time. Lachemann resigned recently to acc ...

Girls wrestling grows roots

LOOMIS — Mike Maben filled out his order for league championship T-shirts that belonged to the girls wrestling team at Del Oro High School. The odd part is that the order was sen ...

"Del Oro" Rule One Of Three New CIF Proposals

They still have to be voted on in April, but the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section has sent three proposals to its member schools that could impact high school playoffs in one form or anothe ...

The Gauchos’ floor general

As a point guard, Emilie Johnson’s duties on the basketball court mirror those of a football team’s quarterback. If the Del Oro High graduate is not scoring herself, her job i ...

Woodcreek comes back in second half to beat Del Oro

LOOMIS – Derrick Kimball’s statistics in Woodcreek High School’s 57-48 Sierra Foothill League basketball victory at Del Oro on Tuesday night don’t stand out ...

Rivals become buddies on the rugby field

Ryan Sinclair of Colfax High, Grady Waller of Placer, and Dominic Piazza of Del Oro are all teammates. They are teammates on one of the fastest growing club sports in the foothills ...