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Hillmen, Golden Eagles Have History

Two old football rivals, who haven’t played since 2005, will renew acquaintances this Friday night when Del Oro’s Golden Eagles host Placer’s Hillmen at 7 p.m. in a second ro ...

Playoff Push

The release of brackets for the upcoming CIF Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs will be this Saturday afternoon and at least for this year anyway, it appears that less equals mo ...

High-Powered Football Playoff Fields Loom

While it’s still a little fuzzy on some points, bit-by-bit the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section’s football playoff picture is starting to sort itself out, well, sort of. And, while t ...

Colfax Boys & Girls; DO Girls Top 1st Power Ratings

Colfax’s boys and girls teams and Del Oro’s girls found themselves Monday at the top of their respective divisions in the first release of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section’s baske ...

Our View: Interesting lineup of candidates, and a tough job awaits

The upcoming election to fill the vacancy in state Assembly District 4 will feature a quick campaign — and a familiar name. Beth Gaines, wife of former assemblyman and current st ...

CIF Playoff Seedings Take Big Hits

After pre-season trips to Las Vegas and Fresno to take on perennial powers Bishop Gorman and Clovis West, last Friday’s trek to Manteca to meet East Union in the opening round of ...

Section football seedings sure to sprout various reactions

The Sac-Joaquin Section playoff brackets for football were released late Saturday afternoon, and the results were sure to elicit a gamut of emotions – from elation for a perc ...

High Playoff Seeds For Falcons, Hillmen

Pioneer Valley League champion Colfax and runner-up Placer both reaped the benefits of successful seasons when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released its football playoff brackets S ...

Kicked out by the CIF?

A proposed revision to a California Interscholastic Federation bylaw would force soccer players to pick between playing for their club teams and suiting up for their high school sq ...

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. ...

Placer, Del Oro dominate league tourneys

Dalton Richardson and Joe Thornton each won their weight classes Thursday at the Pioneer Valley League Wrestling Championships in Rocklin, helping Placer High win the tournament fo ...

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 ...

Why State Bowl Berth Is Out Of Reach For Hillmen

Win, lose or draw Friday night in its CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV playoff championship game with Modesto Christian, make no mistake about it, the Placer Hillmen football team w ...

Deja vu for Del Oro in Folsom

On the same field at Folsom High’s Prairie City Stadium where it rallied to knock off California High of San Ramon in its season opener, the Del Oro football team mounted an even ...

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 ...