Del Oro

Roseville’s big sixth inning dooms Eagles

LOOMIS – The situation was about the time the Del Oro High softball team could usually put the game in cruise control and pick up another victory. The Golden Eagles had grabbed a ...

Eagles drop fourth one-run game

LOOMIS – One-run games can wear down the effort of many teams but Del Oro High would rather get over the hump than let go now. “It’s pretty frustrating but you play game to g ...

Next man up mentality in preseason pitching

LOOMIS – Non-league games give coaches plenty of opportunity to move players to positions they wouldn’t normally play. That notion gets compounded when injuries plague a team ...

Del Oro grad in David vs Goliath match

Emilie Johnson sounds like a professional stunt person or a boxer, the kind of person that lives for adrenaline no matter the outcome. The Del Oro High grad may not make sense to m ...

Errors plague Del Oro down stretch against Folsom

LOOMIS -- The Del Oro boys volleyball team felt unbeatable after its first two sets Thursday night but that feeling of invincibility quickly ran off as the Eagles struggled to rega ...

Eagles rebuild after playoff run

With five starting seniors last season, the Del Oro boys volleyball team rode its experience all the way to the playoffs. But now that those seniors have moved on the Golden Eagles ...

Wet weather forces teams indoors

The sounds of basketballs aren’t anything unexpected in the gym at Del Oro High but the thumping of baseballs rolling on the hardwood seems out of place. Gyms have become makesh ...

Fees' passion for running passed down

LOOMIS – Dustin Fee found running on family jogs. His father Randall, who coaches the Placer High cross country team, along with his mother, Danelle, and sister, Randi, used the ...

Roseville prep trapshooting teams receive endowments

Granite Bay, Roseville and Del Oro high schools received endowments of $10,000 each toward their trapshooting programs.The endowments, awarded through the Midway USA Foundation and ...

Eagles take new approach to another title run

LOOMIS – When Del Oro’s hot bats failed it last season in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II softball championship it could have sparked the beginning of overanalyzing its swi ...

Eagles' attack proves too much for Placer

LOOMIS – An early season matchup and cold weather Wednesday night wasn’t enough to slow down the attack of the Del Oro High girls soccer team. The Eagles controlled the ball fo ...

Cord found future at fundraiser

College scholarships aren’t normally won at a fundraiser but for Del Oro sophomore Addy Cord it’s certainly where she found her future. Cord has gone from a shy, excited 8-year ...

Eagles edge Bear River thanks to errors

In a battle of what will likely be two of the top 10 teams in the area, errors proved to be the difference. The Del Oro High softball team scooted past Bear River 3-2 after the Bru ...

Del Oro looks to overcome woeful past

LOOMIS – Alex Mason knows what it takes for a team to play at a championship level. The senior was a starting linebacker last season on the Del Oro football team that was the CIF ...

Placer County wrestlers work overtime on day one at state meet

BAKERSFIELD — Ask any competitor here and they’ll tell you there are no bad wrestlers at the CIF State championships. With the top 40 competitors in 14 weight classes whittled ...