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Del Oro netters sweep Whitney

Kyle Russell finished with nine kills as the Del Oro High boys volleyball team swept Whitney Thursday. The Golden Eagles downed the Wildcats 25-12, 25-23, 25-16 to improve to 4-1 ...

Golden Eagles thinking small ball

LOOMIS — A squad that’s slugged its way to consecutive Sac-Joaquin Section semifinals is making some quick adjustments to a new style of offense this spring. The Del Oro High ...

CIF releases basketball state tourney brackets

The CIF released the brackets for the state high school basketball tournaments Sunday with some interesting matchups all around. In boys Division II, a 12-team Nor Cal bracket h ...

Stafford comes up just short, settles for second

Lemoore High’s Nick Sierra outlasted Del Oro’s Jesse Stafford 6-4 to win the 152-pound title at the CIF State Wrestling Championships in Bakersfield Saturday night. Stafford, ...

Del Oro baseball whacks Whitney in season opener

Senior Cooper Johnson threw four innings of two-hit ball, junior catcher Max Magleby homered and drove in three runs and Del Oro High beat Whitney 7-1 in Rocklin in a six-inning se ...

Dragons drag down Del Oro girls

SACRAMENTO — Katrina Salinas did just enough damage to prolong Sacramento High’s playoff dominance of Del Oro. Salinas opened the second quarter with four straight 3-pointers ...

Dragon slayers?

LOOMIS — It’s one of the section’s most one-sided playoff rivalries and Madeline Campbell can’t wait for another chance to change Del Oro High’s postseason fate. The star ...

Campbell studies up for semifinal

Madeline Campbell and her fellow Del Oro High girls’ basketball teammates have had enough, and they plan on changing an ongoing basketball playoff nightmare. Four of the last f ...

Center too much for Del Oro

LOOMIS — The Center High boys basketball has size, speed and a large chip on its shoulder as the No. 6 seed in the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs. The Cougars blitzed Del Oro in t ...

Eagles back to familiar perch

LOOMIS — Del Oro High’s defensive intensity is back just in time. The No. 2 Golden Eagles suffocated No. 7 East Union 66-33 in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III quarterfinal T ...

High Schools strike up a new game

Local students are striking up new competition. At Strikes Family Entertainment Center in Rocklin, more than 70 students are taking part in the fast-growing high school club bowli ...

Del Oro girls roll to 50th straight SFL victory

The Del Oro High girls basketball team got defensive Thursday night on the way to its 50th straight Sierra Foothill League victory. The Golden Eagles crushed rival Rocklin 49-23 t ...

Who will win a section title? New poll is up

Our new poll question is up at our regional Placer Sports Web site. We want to know which of four highly-ranked basketball teams you think is most likely to end up winning a sectio ...

Del Oro boys heat up, beat Nevada Union

The Del Oro High boys basketball team rebounded from a cold start Friday in Loomis to drop Nevada Union 66-50. Junior Aaron Hendricks poured in a game-high 22 points and the Golde ...

New poll question at Placer Sports - DIII hoops playoffs

Our new poll question at our regional all-sports Web site (www.placersports.com) asks for your opinion on Division III boys basketball. The most recent version of the D-III power ...