Sports

Whitney stays in playoff chase with 3-0 sweep of Ponderosa

The Whitney High volleyball team was in fourth place in the Capital Valley Conference with a 6-3 record coming into Thursday’s match against Ponderosa. The Wildcats trailed R ...

Eagles earn tie with Falcons, 1-1

When Vista played Christian Brothers on Sept. 30 in the Capital Athletic League soccer opener, the Falcons dominated the game in a 5-1 win. When the teams met Thursday on Vista&rs ...

Folsom youth soccer team to host pancake breakfast Sunday

The Folsom Soccer Club’s U-15 boys’ Stealth soccer team is having a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Sunday at Strings Cafe, Folsom. The team will be server at the even ...

First-place Placer soccer beats Lincoln Zebras

Andres Prieto scored two goals Thursday at Railhead Park, lifting the Placer High boys soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Lincoln and into sole possession of first place in the Pion ...

Area roundup: Colfax volleyball sweeps Bear River; Placer tops Lincoln

With a balanced attack, the Lady Falcons scored a big Pioneer Valley League volleyball victory at home. Colfax’s Kylee Bauer had 11 kills, Kylie Shinn added 10 and Katelin D ...

Bear River football, Falcons set to clash in Colfax

When the prep football season opened seven weeks ago, both the Bear River Bruins and Colfax Falcons were entering the 2014 campaign with a pair of teams basically untested at the v ...

Placer Hillmen ready for some football after 20-day hiatus, hosting Foothill for homecoming

Remember the Hillmen? You know, the 4-2 Placer High School football team that hasn’t competed on the gridiron since Sept. 26? Well, the boys in Green and Gold return to Th ...

Del Oro football game honoring breast cancer survivors

For the past week, Del Oro High School has been promoting breast cancer awareness throughout the Loomis community. On Friday night when the Golden Eagles host Oak Ridge in a 7:30 ...

Auburn Journal Blitz Quick Hits Week 7 2014

LOCAL STATE Foothill at Hillmen, 7:30 p.m. Friday in Auburn Bruins at Falcons, 7:30 p.m. Friday in Colfax Oak Ridge at Eagles, 7:30 p.m. Friday in Loomis Wildfires at Woodland ...