girls basketball

Lady Eagles make it 7 in a row

The Del Oro High girls basketball program is turning its longtime Lady Eagle Invitational tournament into its own private party. Parlaying three outings with a dose of their trade ...

Finishing the SFL all-league story

With my profoundest apology for not including it the first time, I am listing here the first and second team all-league lists for Sierra Foothill League girls basketball.This was t ...

New videos at Placer Sports

We have posted some new video reports at our regional all-sports Web site, www.placersports.com.  Visit our site and click on the video content area to see highlights from the ...

Hoops semifinals start times released

The Sac-Joaquin Section released on Saturday morning most of the times for the basketball semifinal matchups coming up next week. Tuesday night brings the Division V boys and g ...

Oak Ridge girls, Colfax boys draw No. 1 seeds

The Sac-Joaquin Section released its basketball playoff brackets Sunday afternoon, setting the schedule for the final few weeks of the hoops season. The Oak Ridge girls are the ...

Takayama earns 500th win

LOOMIS — Mike Takayama wasn’t expecting the confetti shower at half court, the standing ovation from a crowd that stayed long after the final whistle of another Del Oro High bl ...

Eagles thump Thunder

Madeline Campbell and Brianna Ruiz each scored 13 points, and Belle Obert finished with 14 rebounds and tied a season-high with eight blocks and Del Oro beat host Rocklin 63-24 Wed ...

Eagles romp over Oakmont

Junior guard Madeline Campbell had 18 points and five assists Wednesday as the Del Oro High girls basketball team defeated visiting Oakmont 55-28. Crystal Sewell finished with 10 ...

Girls basketball the focus of Athlete of the Week poll

With the arrival of 2010, we are back on line with our Placer Sports Athlete of the Week feature. Three new candidates have been chosen from the high schools throughout the Gol ...

Bear River captures Lincoln tourney title

Senior guard Whitney Smith had 17 points, eight rebounds and five steals Thursday, leading the Bear River High girls basketball team to the Lincoln Tournament title.The Bruins beat ...

Del Oro 10-2 in JV girls basketball

Del Oro High’s junior varsity girls basketball team is having a solid season thus far, winning 10 of its first 12 games. The Golden Eagles lost their most recent game, falling t ...

EAGLE OF THE WEEK: Madeline Campbell

The junior guard led the Del Oro High girls basketball team in scoring (18.5 points per game) and 3-pointers (22) as of Monday. She was also shooting a team-high 51 percent from th ...

DO girls still unbeaten

By News Sports Staff The Del Oro High girls basketball team soared to the championship at its own Del Oro Invitational last Saturday, crushing Woodcreek 54-19. The Golden Eagles ...

Over early - Del Oro girls dominate Woodcreek in final

With its starting five limited to just six points Saturday night, the Woodcreek High girls basketball team fell 54-19 to Del Oro in the Lady Eagles Invitational title game. The Ti ...

Del Oro hits hardwood for Foundation Game

COLFAX — For Belle Obert and her Del Oro High teammates, Monday night’s Sac-Joaquin Section Foundation Game was a chance to feel nervous before the calendar even turned to the ...