mike takayama

Girls basketball wins 8th-straight league title

For the 8th straight season, the Sierra Foothill League girls basketball championship will remain in Loomis. Facing an uphill battle in SFL wars since suffering a 2-point loss to ...

DO girls basketball holds on over Rocklin

The Del Oro girls basketball team knows how to put its fans and followers on the edge of their seats. Keeping in tune with recent close games, the Lady Eagles returned home last T ...

Nevada Union ends DO girls win streak

All good things must come to an end, but for the Del Oro Lady Eagles’ girls basketball team last Friday’s 44-42 setback to visiting Nevada Union came in the form of a double wh ...

Oak Ridge doubles up Eagles

After posting respective wins over Rocklin to open Sierra Foothill League play last week, both the Del Oro girls and boys varsity basketball teams competed in Saturday’s Common G ...

Loomis Sports chatter

There’s something special about the term “league play” that usually brings out the best in basketball teams. This week at Del Oro High School, both boys coach Geoff Broyles ...

Redemption ahead for Lady Eagles?

Del Oro girls basketball opens the Norcal playoffs tonight at home There aren’t many second chances that come along in life or in a different sense, girls high school basketball. ...

Lady Eagles await playoff pairings

You can bet that fans and followers of the Del Oro Lady Eagles girls basketball team will be more than interested observers when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section announces its playoff b ...

Eagles driving for a title

“Ubuntu,” or all for one. It’s an African word and the motto of the Del Oro High girls basketball team this year. The Golden Eagles prove their talent, coupled with unity on ...

Lady Eagles top Clovis West; ready for tourney

If the Del Oro girls basketball team is trying to build a preseason resume that will pay dividends when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section power ratings are released in January, the Lad ...

No. 1 seed not in the cards for Golden Eagle girls

Veteran Del Oro girls basketball coach Mike Takayama has been coaching long enough to know when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section office offers the disclaimer — “Don’t anticipate t ...