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A SENIOR MOMENT: UC Davis forward, Forest Lake grad leads Aggies into the spotlight

Auburn native and Forest Lake Christian graduate Josh Ritchart needs no introduction that ESPN hasn’t already provided. The 6-foot-9-inch, 235-pound senior forward for UC Da ...

MYTHICAL SECTION CHAMPIONSHIP: SJS team dual wrestling championships without Del Oro are no championships at all

When I see the 2014-15 Sac-Joaquin Section D1 wrestling banner hanging from the inside of Folsom High’s gymnasium this year I will be conjuring a small asterisk beneath it wi ...

Auburn-area youth baseball players excel with Golden Spikes

Three hundred and forty-three 11-and-under travel youth baseball programs are listed in the major division rankings by the United States Specialty Sports Association. The top 10 i ...

Sierra college inks 3 more football players to athletic scholarships

On Wednesday the Sierra College football program added three more athletes to their list of 2014-15 players who have committed to accept a scholarship from four-year schools. &ldq ...

Placer, Colfax students shine in fifth snowboard series race

Colfax High senior Alora Bourne edged Placer’s Lily Worthington by half a second Monday at Northstar to win the second giant slalom race amid the California-Nevada Ski and Sn ...

Sierra College softball team takes both games of double-header

Sierra College 9, Foothill College 1 The Wolverines were dominant in their season opener as they overcame a slow first inning to score five in the second inning and two in each of ...

A baker's dozen divisions: CIF ruling puts 13 state football titles up for grabs

It was close, but by Friday’s 71-64 vote the California Interscholastic Federation’s Federated Council approved the much-publicized proposal that will enlarge Californi ...

Auburn tennis courts to give way to pickleball play

Pickleball under the lights at North Auburn’s Regional Park has been given the go ahead – over the objections of some tennis players who are losing courts to make way. ...

RAISING THE BAR: Del Oro vaulters shine at Reno Pole Vault Summit

It would be safe to say that the pole vault fortunes for the Del Oro High track team this season are in good hands. Del Oro, with a pair of state meet qualifiers last season in Ja ...

THE COMEBACK SQUAD: Sierra College softball program hopes for 2015 heroics after winning state title last year

Led by numerous come-from-behind victories in the state tournament, The Sierra College softball team rallied to the first CCCAA Softball State Championship in school history last y ...