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Del Oro girls surges past Placer

The Del Oro High girls basketball team held off a pesky Placer squad Tuesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym to keep their unbeaten run intact. The Golden Eagles improved to 6-0 with a ...

Rare snow day delivers a mixed bag to Auburn, foothills

The Auburn area woke up Monday to one of the heaviest snowfalls in recent memory. Auburn was hit hard overnight by a storm that brought freezing temperatures and four inches of th ...

Placer to host playoff game

After 27 years, playoff football is returning to LeFebvre Stadium. Placer High will host Foothill in a first-round Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV playoff game Friday at 7 p.m. Th ...

Council to get the dope on pot shops

Prohibiting or regulating medicinal marijuana shops will be considered at a special town council meeting next week. Loomis council members will take public comment and discuss and ...

Impressive candidates for Placer Sports Athlete of the Week

With 52 percent of the nearly 400 votes cast, Del Oro running back Bryce Pratt was the inaugural winner of our Placer Sports’ Athlete of the Week last week. The 6-foot, 195-p ...

Golden Eagles drop Colfax

The Del Oro High volleyball team continued its torrid pace to start the season with a 25-21, 25-10, 25-16 win at Colfax Wednesday night. The Falcons were tied with the Golden Eagl ...

Which football team will return to the postseason?

With the new week comes a new poll question at our comprehensive regional sports Web site, placersports.com. Gold Country Media has recently launched Placer Sports as a one-stop s ...

Post 84’s a proving ground

Cole Saunders is relishing his first opportunity to play summer baseball. At Del Oro High, football consumed his hot months. American Legion didn’t fit into his first college su ...

Locals cram into finals at Masters

By Journal Sports Staff Dylan Swisley’s track and field season will last at least one more day. The Placer High senior was one of several athletes from the foothills to earn sho ...

Bud's Beat

Pat Jones would be celebrating her birthday this week. I remember her often, but especially this time of year. Pat was my editor of the Colfax Record in the 1970s. Her editing and ...