baseball

Golden Eagle spikers blank Tigers, 3-0

Jordan Broyles racked up 16 kills and Clay Cosbie added 13 more as Del Oro’s boys volleyball team swept past Roseville, 3-0, last week in a Sierra Foothill League match. Del Oro ...

Golfers pick up two league wins

After taking its first Sierra Foothill League loss of the season, the Del Oro golf team bounced back with a pair of wins over Roseville and Nevada Union. In a 191-215 decision ove ...

Del Oro Sports Roundup

EAGLE VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS CHICO, 3-0 Kyle Russell registered 13 kills and Brady Cord added nine as the Del Oro High boys volleyball team went on the road last Friday and posted a 3- ...

Golden Eagles baseball tops Cougars, 3-1

If you are a high school baseball team in the foothills area these days, beating the weather is almost just as important as defeating an opponent. Last week the Del Oro baseball t ...

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 ...

Community Briefs

The 16th annual Cowpoke Fall Gathering returns Nov. 11 to 14 to the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Performing will be R.W. Hampton, Pat Richardson, Larry Maurice, Bill Brewster, Jeff Sever ...

A dirtbag devotion for baseball

From the sandlots of Loomis to nearly every corner of Northern California, the Dirtbags have risen to a No. 1 ranking in California after winning the Harvest Classic in Sunnyvale l ...

Guilmet is in the (strike) zone in Class-A ball

Preston Guilmet’s minor-league statistics this season stand out in a very Cliff Lee sort-of way. Like the hard-to-hit left-hander with the Texas Rangers, Guilmet is making hitter ...

Baseball returning to glory

I’ve often wondered why football seems to overpower baseball year after year in high school sports. Why is it that the whole town turns out to the football game and only parent ...

McLemore mended, firing again

His rocket arm carried him from the sandlots of the foothills to Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. Mark McLemore was on the top of his game and living a dream, until just a year ...

Old School Baseball Camp to return to Oakmont High

For the ninth consecutive year, local high school baseball coaches will gather at Oakmont High in late July for a collaborative baseball teaching opportunity. The Old School Ba ...

Placer County may get sports complex

Placer County could be home to a new sports tourism center with the potential to attract thousands of tourists – and their dollars – to the region each year. Greg Van Dusen, CE ...

One last chance to see top senior baseball players

The last chance to see an outstanding group of baseball players in their last high school action comes today at American River College. The Optimist All-Star Baseball games will ...

Oakmont's Kuresa, former T-wolves Black and Wolford drafted

Oakmont High first baseman Tyler Kuresa was selected by the Minnesota Twins in the 11th round of the Major League Baseball draft Tuesday. The Viking star has signed a letter of ...

Del Oro stumbles on the diamond in winner-take-all series

The final mountain was too steep for a team that has been fighting along the comeback trail for the entire season. The Del Oro High baseball team was down by six runs after two in ...