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Where do Eagles go from here?

Fans back to watch the Del Oro girls basketball team will notice a lot of new faces on the court this season. Del Oro coach Mike Takayama said while the Golden Eagles only have th ...

New determination for Del Oro

Teenagers are resilient. But even four days after the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II championship game, the Del Oro High girls basketball team was still dealing with the sting of ...

Del Oro’s ultimate challenge

The Del Oro High girls basketball team has made many challengers look like imposters this season. Coach Mike Takayama knows Saturday’s opponent will be the genuine article. T ...

Eagles heat up in opener

LOOMIS — Mike Takayama was hoping he could save his inspirational pep talks until March, but he felt like his team needed a boost in its Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoff o ...

Eagles reaching rarified air

“Ubuntu,” or all for one. It’s an African word and the motto of the Del Oro High girls basketball team this year. The Golden Eagles prove their talent, coupled with unity on ...

Lady Eagles go 2-2 at tough Jamboree

The level of competition in the Platinum Division of last week’s West Coast Jamboree was just what Del Oro coach Mike Takayama ordered up for his Lady Eagles girls basketball tea ...

Things to do, place to go in Loomis

The Loomis Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon every Saturday at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Those who have farm or homegrown fruits, vegetables, nuts, value-added product ...

Dragon slayers?

LOOMIS — It’s one of the section’s most one-sided playoff rivalries and Madeline Campbell can’t wait for another chance to change Del Oro High’s postseason fate. The star ...

Great expectations remain at Del Oro

LOOMIS — Thirty-eight consecutive league wins. A 26-2 overall record last season. A remarkable 61-3 home mark over the last five years. All impressive numbers, but to the De ...