colfax

SNOW DAYS: Placer, Colfax, Del Oro teams enjoy success on the slopes

As evident by state championship results each season, Auburn-area students have a particular knack for navigating the slopes. Placer High’s snowboarding team, reigning Calif ...

Dec. 21 Auburn-Area prep hoops roundup

Placer boys runner-up in Rocklin Tourney The Hillmen rolled Del Campo 70-41 in Thursday’s Rocklin Tournament opener, and then ousted host Rocklin 70-47 in the tournament fin ...

Dec. 13 Prep Hoops Roundup: Bear River, Placer, Del Oro, Colfax, Forest Lake Christian

Lehigh Tournament REDDING — After leading early in Friday’s semifinal game with Shasta in the Leigh Classic, the Bear River boys couldn’t keep up with the Wolves ...

Preseason basketball report: Placer, Del Oro, Forest Lake and Colfax find early success

Placer girls 52, Nevada Union 44 A Nevada Union girls basketball program on the heels of back-to-back entries in the D1 Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs had all kinds of trouble with ...

New dam plans go under Nevada County supes scrutiny

Nevada County’s Board of Supervisors were told Nevada Irrigation District’s plans for a dam on the Bear River between Meadow Vista and Colfax will help during a prolong ...

THE ART OF BEING PERFECT: 10-0 Placer Hillmen join illustrious list of programs that enjoyed perfect regular seasons on the local gridiron

The undefeated season is a milestone that high school football teams are always chasing. After all, nobody wants to lose. However, going undefeated isn't a very realistic goal ...

Auburn-area football results, scores around the region: Placer closes regular season 10-0 - Del Oro reaches playoffs by beating Granite Bay

Editor’s note: For full stories, statistics, JV and freshmen results, interviews and photos from Auburn-area Friday night football, grab Sunday’s print edition of the A ...

WIN TO GET IN: Del Oro vs Granite Bay highlights regular season prep football finales

It’s the resounding theme around foothills high school football fields this weekend as the curtain comes down on the prep regular season with key games that carry playoff imp ...

2015 Sac-Joaquin Section volleyball playoffs - SOMETHING TO PROVE: Bear River slighted by No. 3 playoff seed despite 36-3 overall record

California’s winningest prep volleyball team doesn’t feel the love from its own section office. A Bear River team that leads the state with a 36-3 overall record, went ...

8 Placer County football questions for The Pigskin Soothsayer

The flipping of the calendar page to November and the first big rain soaking of the season can mean only one thing; the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs must be right arou ...

Week 9 Auburn-area prep football previews

With the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs on the horizon, regular season ending games the next two weekends will play pivotal roles in area prep football teams’ bids to reach ...

Week 8 prep football results, scores around the region: Placer tops Bear River in battle of undefeated teams

Placer 26, Bear River 14 The Hillmen overcame a 14-13 fourth-quarter deficit with two touchdowns in the final six minutes of the game and overcame a tenacious Bruin defense in Lak ...

WEEK 8 AUBURN-AREA PREP FOOTBALL PREVIEWS: Placer (7-0) vs. Bear River (7-0) highlights today’s matchups

That game circled on schedules before the season started is just a few hours away, and bigger than imagined. Today’s Placer vs. Bear River Pioneer Valley League showdown in ...

CRUNCH TIME: Bear River vs Colfax rivalry highlights football matchups

The window of opportunity to reach a postseason berth with the highest possible seed will soon be the size of a peephole. Crunch time comes early for area prep football teams toni ...

Week four football results, scores around the region: Placer outlasts Vista del Lago while Bear River downs Escalon

EDITOR’S NOTE: For the full story, interviews, stats and stars of the week, grab Sunday’s print edition of the Auburn Journal Placer 42, Vista del Lago 39 The Hillmen ...