Golden Eagles

Landry shines at Del Oro

Mackenzi Landry is not your average teenager. She enjoys spending time with family. “I like to hang out with my friends and family,” she said. “I have a huge family and we’ ...

Eagle of the Week

Bacharach, a diminutive sophomore, stepped into the No. 1 singles role for the Del Oro High boys tennis team as a freshman last spring and quickly grew comfortable, leading the Gol ...

Playoff-hungry Eagles take flight

LOOMIS — Ron Benjamin is no stranger to success on a prep soccer pitch. He moved to the foothills in 2007 to serve as director of girls coaching for the Placer United Soccer Clu ...

Hillmen rally past Eagles

Evan Staton drove in the tying run in the seventh and the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth as Placer High rallied to beat host El Camino 9-8 Monday afternoon in extra innings. ...

Barry will battle CIF in court

Del Oro High transfer Remi Barry will take the California Interscholastic Federation to court today. Barry’s attorney, Mark A. Campbell, notified the CIF and the Sac-Joaquin Se ...

Del Oro gets unique test with St. Francis

Mike Takayama had no trouble joking about Del Oro’s sloppy play, even though it resulted in a rare loss last weekend. “I’ve seen fewer turnovers in a bakery,” the head coa ...

Butterfield’s 34 points not enough for Eagles

After dropping two straight hard-fought Sierra Foothill League battles, Del Oro High appeared poised to right the ship against one of the region's top teams last weekend. Despite ...

Eagle of the Week

Butterfield already proved his versatility this fall on the football field, where he transitioned from a star wide receiver to a blocking tight end who caught far fewer passes in t ...

Rocklin outlasts Del Oro in championship

DAVIS — Jackson Cummings did all he could on both sides of the ball to prevent Del Oro High from mounting one more shocking postseason comeback. Rocklin’s senior tailback ran ...

Del Oro storms back to stun Folsom

FOLSOM — As mayhem engulfed Prairie City Stadium and Del Oro High students flooded the field, Kevin Bracy only smiled. He didn’t celebrate the Golden Eagles’ monumental 43-4 ...

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 ...

DO boys cap school's best water polo season

The Del Oro High varsity boys water polo team wrapped up its most successful season in school history last month. The Golden Eagles finished runners-up in the Sac-Joaquin Section D ...

Burnett sets record in rout

Someone forgot to tell Collin Burnett the wing-T offense is all about the run. Placer High’s junior quarterback quietly set a school record Friday night in the Hillmen’s 43-2 ...

Del Oro stuns top seed St. Mary's

STOCKTON — As captains met at midfield before the third quarter, Bryce Pratt spent his final seconds of halftime pacing the sideline, challenging members of Del Oro High’s spec ...

Eagles zone in on Rams’ spread shotgun

LOOMIS — “You can’t stop them, you can only hope to contain them.” Opponents have repeatedly uttered variations of the phrase about both juggernauts in tonight’s Sac-Joa ...