Sports

Juniors finish District 3 season in April

The District 3 Junior Division will complete its regular season April 9-10 at the Lincoln Rodeo Arena. The Junior State Rodeo Finals will be held in Plymouth May 12-15 and national ...

NASCAR's Kyle Larson returns to Placerville for World of Outlaws event Wednesday night

NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Kyle Larson is set to return to the race track he still calls home on Wednesday March 23 at nearby Placerville Speedway at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds ...

Booters fall, 3-0

Two teams expected to be in the thick of this year’s Sierra Foothill League girls soccer race met this week in an important pre-spring break match. Both Del Oro and Granite ...

Sports Briefs for March 16

DO Football golf tourney May 14 Signups are now being taken for the Del Oro High Football Golf Tournament. The tourney, which will be played under a four-man scramble format, i ...

Allegiant tourney opens Monday

With a few weeks still to go until Major League Baseball’s opening day, baseball fans can get a quick fix next week during spring break by attending the Allegiant Giving High ...

Smart, Drake tagged all-SFL

Sierra Foothill League champion Folsom led the way for this season’s all-SFL boys basketball picks as the Bulldogs were represented by five players on the first team. Named ...

March 16 softball roundup: Del Oro tops Placer in nonleague showdown

A showdown of former conference foes went Del Oro’s way Tuesday after five Placer errors and some timely Golden Eagle hitting. Del Oro scored on a bases-loaded grounder in t ...

March 16 spring sports roundup: Tough preseason should give Placer volleyball the edge

Volleyball Granite Bay 3, Placer 0 There’s no question the first few matches for the Placer High boys volleyball team have been rough. But the team has faced a trio of the ...

Del Oro’s Jacob Bowler lands top National mark in pole vault

It’s fitting that the top prep pole vaulter in the United States is a Golden Eagle. Del Oro senior Jacob Bowler flied over a bar hoisted at 16-feet, 8-inches Wednesday to ea ...

Jessup Golf fundraiser to feature $1 mil opportunity

One lucky golfer could walk off with $1 million at the 18th annual William Jessup University Warrior Golf Classic April 15 at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln. T ...

The youth NorCal Tournament of Champions

Junior high and middle school wrestlers throughout the state will hit the mats at the 48th Annual NorCal Tournament of Champions (TOC) Saturday at Del Oro High School in Loomi ...

Placer wins CNISSF state snowboarding championship at Mount Shasta

The road to glory is not paved — it’s frozen. Placer High’s snowboarding team escaped Mount Shasta with the ultimate prize Thursday, the 2016 California/Nevada I ...

March 9 spring sports roundup: Placer soccer team upends El Camino with second-half flurry

Soccer Placer 2, El Camino 0 The battle between last year’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV finalist (Placer) and SJS D3 quarterfinalist (El Camino) broke wide open in the ...

Eagles win March relays

 The Steve March Relays, run for the first time on the newly dedicated Steve March Track, was hosted by Del Oro High track teams last Friday. The Golden Eagles looked good ...