prep sports

Bigger stage awaits Westlake

A high schooler, nearly a minute off the fastest qualifying time, might be satisfied with just going to the Olympic Trials. But if you glance at Brian Westlake?s workout schedule, ...

Del Oro pair headed to La Verne

Apparently Del Oro High athletes like to branch out in groups. After three members of the Eagles? football team committed to play at Linfield College, Taylor Bergthold and Nick Lew ...

Junior, soph pull their weight on DO relay team

The Del Oro High 4x400 boys relay team will return to the CIF State track and field championships today in Clovis where a team that features two seniors, a junior and sophomore wil ...

Golf proving to be Raskin's sport

A crowd of nearly 200 gathered on the 17th hole at Butte Creek Country Club as a four-man playoff whittled down to two: Del Oro High junior Justin Raskin and Zach Smith of Amador V ...

Bond between Simmons, Wheeler has made them stronger

A dominant athlete on a track team isn?t rare. Two isn?t an oddity either even if they run the same events. But to have two tantalizing stars head both the boys and girls hurdle te ...

Bats fail Eagles in upset

SACRAMENTO ? Whitney Smith was on deck in the seventh inning hoping to come to the plate to rekindle the magic bats the Del Oro High softball team had all season. But the senior wa ...

Del Oro takes third in Masters, Placer seventh

Experience and the weather were definitely on Austin Smotherman?s side Monday at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters golf tournament. The Del Oro High senior shot a tournament record ...

Eagles set eyes on new future

LOOMIS ? The last time the Del Oro High girls soccer team reached the postseason leading scorer Lauren Gollnick wasn?t concerned about what college she would attend because she had ...

Eagles clinch section title over Granite Bay

LOOMIS ? A section title fell on the shoulders of the doubles teams, the same Del Oro High boys tennis teams that didn?t win a match in their previous meeting with Granite Bay. Bu ...

Del Oro, Granite Bay to play for section crown

Del Oro and Granite Bay have gone over the roadblocks that momentarily slowed them down en route to their third match this season. The two boys tennis teams dispatched their oppone ...