prep sports

Eagles clipped by Grizzlies in golf sectionals

The on-course rivalry with Granite Bay High continued Tuesday as Del Oro came up short in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament at Rancho Murieta Country Club in Rancho Mu ...

Eagles drop heartbreaker to Roseville

LOOMIS ? In March, when Del Oro High was shocked by Roseville in a nine-run loss, the atmosphere was almost jovial. The Golden Eagles still had a lot to play for and that was just ...

Del Oro, Placer ready for playoff race

April brought us rained-out games galore and sometimes full weeks without contests because of the weather. But now that the sun is shining high above and April has turned into May ...

Home runs at a premium this season

When Alyssa Reina swings through a ball her form is textbook, a smooth motion all the through the ball that looks so refined it?s become natural. Opposing pitchers have almost beco ...

Shorthanded Eagles dispatch Woodcreek

ROSEVILLE ? Without two of its best hitters Friday, the Del Oro High softball team needed players to step up in roles they weren?t accustomed to against rival Woodcreek. The increa ...

Eight Del Oro athletes sign with colleges

LOOMIS – It took Logan Lamb a little while to warm up to his college of choice but when his starting quarterback and second-leading rusher made their commitments it made his deci ...

Eagles clinch SFL title in loss

GRANITE BAY – When Del Oro High coach Jill Tooker walked away from the coaches’ meeting following a tight match Tuesday with rival Granite Bay, she quietly held a blue plastic ...

Smotherman finishes big in prestigious tourney

While his team was fending off Granite Bay on Thursday, Austin Smotherman was preparing to face some of the top golfers in the country in South Carolina. The Del Oro High senior fi ...

Host Del Oro sweeps invite

LOOMIS – Del Oro High senior Brie Simmons isn’t used to having competition so when she found herself next to Gabby Williams of Reed (Sparks, Nev.) she embraced the challenge. T ...

Mason does it all for Del Oro

LOOMIS – On Wednesday night, Alex Mason sat on the home side of the Del Oro High girls soccer game, just another face in a sea of students. What stood out about Mason is that he ...