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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 ...

Courage scores three, tosses two-hitter

LOOMIS – Woodcreek High coach Art Banks complained to the umpire three times Thursday about three Del Oro students who heckled his players while they were in the batter’s box. ...

Landberg’s goal sinks Rocklin

LOOMIS – Kaleigh Landberg dribbled the ball down into the right corner and looked for someone to pass to, but her kick cut so far inside that it nailed the left crossbar and drop ...

Eagles prove to be more than one golfer

LINCOLN – When the Del Oro High boys golf team lost two of its top three players from last year’s Sac-Joaquin Section Masters title team the thought of getting back to the top ...

Hail, rain cut Eagles’ game short

ROSEVILLE – The sun poked itself out from behind the clouds as Del Oro and Woodcreek took the field Friday night. But before the first half was done the artificial turf field was ...

Eagles rally back for five-game win over Roseville

LOOMIS – Errors had plagued the Del Oro High boys volleyball team through the first three matches of the Sierra Foothill League schedule. After a first game loss Thursday night t ...

Rain ceases Eagles’ bid to unseat SFL leading Woodcreek

ROSEVILLE – The Del Oro High softball team wanted to get in a game badly and was willing to gamble to do so. Its bet Wednesday may not pay off. The Eagles (5-1 SFL, 9-2) traveled ...

CIF inks $8.5M broadcast deal with Time-Warner

Television contracts have reshaped the college sports landscape and the fervor behind broadcasting has not been missed at the high school level. The California Interscholastic Fede ...

Game off

Area schools will be eerily quiet this week with students out for spring break. But while the majority of the student body will be free to enjoy their break, a handful of sports te ...

One hurdle over, few more remain

LOOMIS – Good things happen when the Del Oro High boys tennis team beats Granite Bay. But good times seemed like distant memories the last two years as the Grizzlies served as a ...

Placer, Del Oro squeeze in midseason scrimmage

LOOMIS – The rain has plagued many sports this spring but the clouds opened up just long enough Wednesday for Placer High and Del Oro to get together for a much-needed midseason ...