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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 ...

Pondering the playoff picture

Interesting how a budding dynasty can sneak up on you. Case in point would be the Placer High girls’ volleyball team. Taking the reins of the Placer program five years ago, Jenn ...

Golden Eagles feature many star seniors

Editor’s Note: This is the first of three columns chronicling the student-athletes of Colfax High, Del Oro, and Placer. The athletes of these three schools helped their respe ...

Lincoln at Placer - who will win?

It may be just a regular season game Friday night in Auburn, but the matchup between the resurgent Lincoln High football team and Placer has the local hype maching working overtime ...

Plummer is Portland’s anchor

Coaches in high school and college athletics often speak of skills and lessons learned on the field being applicable to life after sports. In Marissa Plummer’s case, it’s no me ...