basketball

Eagles shake off early struggles

LOOMIS — Airing three of their first four shots and missing their first six, the Del Oro Golden Eagles hardly looked like a No. 2 seed early in their Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...

Loomis mom lends a hand where it's needed

Ann Baker, of Loomis, is never too busy to lend a hand when help is needed. Baker insists that she is only one of many dedicated volunteers in the community. The former systems i ...

Sibling subs help Eagles soar

LOOMIS — When Lucy Campbell took an assistant coaching role with her younger sister Madeline’s AAU basketball team two years ago, she knew they’d play on the same court toget ...

Penryn hoopsters win Union Hill Tourney

The Penryn 8th grade boys basketball team was on its game last weekend has the Panthers rolled to the championship of the Bearcat Classic tournament hosted by Union Hill School in ...

Del Oro fends off Woodcreek

Playing with confidence down the stretch, the Del Oro High boys basketball team closed strong to even the score with Woodcreek in a 70-57 win Wednesday night in Loomis. The Golden ...

Del Oro girls hold off Woodcreek on the road

The Del Oro High girls basketball team defended their top honor in the Division III power ratings released Monday. Katie Pulliam scored 18 and Courtney Nolen added 11 points and 11 ...

Ruiz follows signs to success

LOOMIS — Nico Ruiz can’t hear what play Del Oro High point guard Brian Rowe yells out as the Golden Eagles charge down the floor. His teammates flash him one of their custom h ...

Placer Elementary 8th Grade Shootout Open Tonight

Ten 8th grade basketball teams will toss their hats into the ring this weekend at the Placer Shootout Tournament which will be hosted by Placer Elementary School located off Horses ...

High school hoopsters gather in Loomis for Common Good

An ambitious project begun one year ago by Brad Swope is back for a new and improved second run this weekend when the Common Good Classic returns to Del Oro High School in Loomis. ...

Del Oro stays perfect at St. Francis

The Del Oro High girls basketball team received its first true test of the season Tuesday night in Sacramento. Senior Meghan Huckaby made sure the Golden Eagles passed. She drained ...