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Reale's walkoff hit lifts Hillmen

Michael Reale picked the perfect time to break out of his early season slump at the plate. The Placer High senior drove a seventh-inning pitch into right-center field to give the H ...

Placer, Del Oro tournaments begin today

Girls prep basketball will be on center stage in the foothills this weekend. Placer High and Del Oro are both hosting tournaments beginning today. Placer renamed its annual tournam ...

Eagles’ first goal within reach

As the buzz about another section title and a potential state bowl game grows louder by the day in Loomis, Casey Taylor has the tough task of keeping his talented squad on task. He ...

Placer defense answers the call at Bear River

LAKE OF THE PINES – On a night filled with defensive highlights, Colton Davenport struck the final, decisive blow at Bear River High.The Placer senior went high in the air to pic ...

Golden Eagles suddenly soaring

LOOMIS — It’s tough to keep Kyle Russell from smiling on a volleyball court. That wasn’t always the case last spring when the star outside hitter and his Del Oro High teamma ...

Del Oro girls edge Placer in tourney opener

Junior guard Madeline Campbell scored a game-high 25 points Thursday night, leading the Del Oro High girls basketball team to its second win over Placer in three days. This time, D ...

Golden Eagles go up early, hold off Hillmen

Both teams had stars sitting on the bench with injuries, but Placer and Del Oro still managed to come up with a spirited effort on the basketball court Tuesday night at Earl Crabbe ...

Del Oro girls surges past Placer

The Del Oro High girls basketball team held off a pesky Placer squad Tuesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym to keep their unbeaten run intact. The Golden Eagles improved to 6-0 with a ...

Hillmen run out of rallies

STOCKTON — Trailing 14-0 less than four minutes into Friday night’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV title game, the Hillmen believed they could come back. And they did. Down t ...

Hillmen headed to title game

The Placer High football team is improbably headed back to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV title game. Dalton Dyer did a double-take when he heard the play call from coach Joey ...