Sports

Placer High’s built-in-1936 gym getting the Crabbe Stare

Venerable. Awe-inspiring. Nostalgic. The 78-year-old Earl Crabbe Gymnasium at Placer High School inspires plenty of superlatives as visitors enter the Depression-era building and ...

South team scores five second-half touchdowns to win large school Optimist football game

In true holiday fashion, the 58th Annual Sacramento Bee Optimist All-Star Classic on Friday and Saturday was a delightful smorgasbord of big plays, hard hits and gut-churning emoti ...

Optimist All-Star Classic to host Auburn-area football talent

Area seniors will have the privilege of playing one last high school football game this weekend. Gridders from Del Oro, Placer, Bear River, Colfax and Foresthill were recently nam ...

The ice whisperers: Placer County residents enjoy the chills and thrills of Wine Country Curling

As a fifteen-year old boy growing up in Northern Minnesota, roughly 80 miles south of the Canadian border, Robert Kuhl Jr. was introduced to a sport that changed his life for good. ...

What do Del Oro coaches want for Christmas?

Old St. Nick will be making his rounds this morning and we hope he received all the Christmas wish lists that were sent to the North Pole for the coaches at Del Oro High School. F ...

Lady Eagles win own tourney

Thanks to a pair of superb defensive efforts, the Del Oro girls basketball team snagged the championship trophy last weekend of its own Lady Eagle Invitational tournament. After a ...

Hoopsters fall in finals of Holiday Classic

A big lead in the second half of the championship game of the Rocklin Holiday Classic last Saturday wasn’t enough for the Del Oro boys basketball team. In an exciting title ...

Del Oro girls dominate all-SFL water polo picks

On their way to winning this season’s Sierra Foothill League water polo championship, the Del Oro Lady Eagles had plenty of offensive firepower for opponents to deal with. A ...