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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 ...

Seniors lead as Placer rolls past Roseville

Jennifer Wright never expects a quick, tidy match against Roseville High, but that’s just what her Placer volleyball squad delivered Wednesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym.The Hi ...

Matching their skills on the gridiron

Rick Padilla didn’t need to be talked into a football game pitting Placer County law enforcement against their Nevada County counterparts. More than 40 Placer law men jumped at t ...

Placer County paring spending next year with $720.4 million budget

With questions on the state budget still unanswered, Placer County has forged a $720.4 million spending plan of its own for the coming fiscal year that is 4.9 percent lower than th ...

Del Oro girls race to Division II crown

The Del Oro High girls track and field team fought off some familiar challengers to take home the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II championship Friday night at Bella Vista High Scho ...

Del Oro defends home turf

LOOMIS — The Del Oro High girls put on a show at their own track and field meet Friday afternoon. Caitlin Devitt-Payne, Brie Simmons and Emma Freeman led the charge as the Golde ...

Branum into semifinals after beating Thornton

Del Oro High junior Austin Branum stopped Placer senior Joe Thornton at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament Friday in Stockton. The two standouts from the foothills met in ...

Rivals become buddies on the rugby field

Ryan Sinclair of Colfax High, Grady Waller of Placer, and Dominic Piazza of Del Oro are all teammates. They are teammates on one of the fastest growing club sports in the foothills ...

Del Oro hits the court Friday

Del Oro’s boys basketball team will resume non-league play this Friday when the Golden Eagles host Folsom in a tripleheader set for the Bonner Gymnasium. Frosh action will get ...

Eagle JVs taake home Arnett championship

Using outstanding defense as its catalyst, the Del Oro JV boys basketball team swept through three straight foes to win last weekend’s Kendall Arnett JV Tournament hosted by Plac ...