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Tigers can’t hold off first-place Del Oro

Another five-game thriller closed out the first half of the Sierra Foothill League volleyball season for Roseville High. The Tigers, who had recorded earlier wins over league p ...

Fast freshman takes top spot in SFL cross country

As illness continues to impact high school sporting events nationwide, it was cross country’s turn to go short-handed Wednesday in Grass Valley. The Sierra Foothill League har ...

Grizzlies survive strong Del Oro challenge

When you are good and you have the bounces go your way, that is a tough combination to beat. That was the case Thursday afternoon as the Granite Bay High soccer team survived a ...

Wild race for SFL playoff spots as second half starts

A look at the Sierra Foothill League boys soccer standings at the midway point of the season had a few familiar names, and one big surprise, up near the top. While you would expect ...

Del Oro soccer edged at Granite Bay

Del Oro High’s boys soccer team gave up a goal in the final two minutes, dropping a road match to Sierra Foothill League leader Granite Bay 2-1 Thursday afternoon. Senior midfie ...

Del Oro tennis falls to Granite Bay

Two days after beating Roseville 9-0, the Del Oro High girls tennis team lost to host Granite Bay by the same score Thursday afternoon. The No. 1 doubles team of juniors Kimmy Hib ...

Plummer is Portland’s anchor

Coaches in high school and college athletics often speak of skills and lessons learned on the field being applicable to life after sports. In Marissa Plummer’s case, it’s no me ...

Two late strikes carry Roseville over Del Oro

After some sensational play by its goalkeeper kept the Roseville High soccer team around long enough to make a run at victory, coach Pablo Gutierrez went back to a strategic shift ...

Del Oro volleyball tripped up at Rocklin

It took five thrilling games for Del Oro High to taste defeat for the first time in the Sierra Foothill League this season. Rocklin pulled off the upset, beating the Golden Eagles ...

Golden Eagles improve to 4-0

Del Oro High frequents the end zone so often these days that even the largest of leads doesn’t feel like much. Bryce Pratt scored four more touchdowns, bringing his season total ...

Eagle of the Week

Alec Lyons Lyons, a senior, has emerged as a force at goalkeeper for the Del Oro High boys soccer team. The Eagles are second in the Sierra Foothill League through five games, a ...

Dugger a dugout regular in Denver

Keith Dugger doesn’t try to downplay his dream job. The 1984 Del Oro High graduate spends his days surrounded by Major League Baseball stars as the head athletic trainer for the ...

Youth is served in first SFL golf tournament

Continuing a trend that has been established throughout the dual meets over the past few weeks, a pair of youngsters jumped to the head of the class when the Sierra Foothill League ...

Voting is live for the athlete of the week

The newest feature at our regional all-sports Web site, Placer Sports, launched this morning, when we released three candidates for our first Athlete of the Week of the fall high s ...

Top-ranked Del Oro marches past Merced

LOOMIS — Del Oro High frequents the end zone so often these days that even the largest of leads doesn’t feel like much. Bryce Pratt scored four more touchdowns Friday night, b ...