Football

Grant downs Del Oro with emotional victory

 The Del Oro Golden Eagles fell to the Grant Pacers 31-30 in one of the most exciting games of this young football season. The Pacers won it on a last second field goal by An ...

Area roundup: Lady Hillmen volleyball team remains perfect, gets victory at Woodcreek

Lauren Collins had 13 kills and Raquel Quirarte 12, as the Placer High School girls volleyball team remained unbeaten after a 25-17, 23-25, 25-11, 25-14 victory at Woodcreek on Thu ...

Area roundup: Del Oro still winless after defeat in Southern Calif.

For the second straight week, the Del Oro Golden Eagles varsity football team lost to a squad from Westlake Village in a Battle for Veterans showdown. On Friday, Del Oro (0-2) fell ...

Head injuries on the rise in sports

Head injuries resulting in concussions occur more frequently than previously thought. We’re learning more about the problem and the important consequences.Each year, more tha ...

Controlling chaos

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series on football officiating in the foothills. For Part I, visit AuburnJournal.com. Jerry Stannard has been officiating high ...

Hillmen turn focus to speedy Nunley

James Nunley won’t need any introduction to the Placer High football team tonight. One year ago, Woodcreek’s star tailback sliced and diced the Hillmen defense, racking up 294 ...