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Del Oro's title dream dashed in Carson

CARSON — Del Oro High’s historic 2011 football season ended with one last valiant effort. But Helix showcased its speed and skill in a six-minute blur in the second quarter and ...

The brains behind the braun

ROSEVILLE — For guys like Tanner Huber and Jason Heath, shoulder pads and a helmet are like a second skin. On Thursday night the two Del Oro High seniors were looking sharp, wea ...

Eagles unleash Bertrando

LOOMIS — Mired in a rare losing skid last fall, Del Oro High football coach Casey Taylor was looking for a spark. He found it by uncorking the full talents of Alex Bertrando. The ...

Eagles keep eyes on the prize

All the right roles have been cast for the Del Oro High football team. The stage is set under the lights of Del Oro’s stadium. And fans of the black and yellow are hoping this ...

Man convicted of threatening coach

Del Oro High football coach Casey Taylor is resting a little easier after a man who had made threats against the coach was handed a six-month jail sentence. Dennis Blaine McLin, 66 ...

Turnaround leads to title for Del Oro

SACRAMENTO — Casey Taylor and his Del Oro High School football team were in no hurry to get out of the rain Saturday night. The Golden Eagles soaked in the thrill of victory for ...

Del Oro doomed by second half

LAS VEGAS — Raging winds traversed across the desert landscape as the Del Oro High football team fell 38-13 to the former Nevada state champion Bishop Gorman Gaels Saturday night ...

Great expectations for Eagles

There won’t be an opportunity to cut any corners this year as the Del Oro High football team prepares to contend for the Sierra Foothill League championship once again. After goi ...

Taylor won’t be slowed down

Coach Casey Taylor’s 62-12 record, compiled over seven years with Del Oro football, is a testament to how useful team bonding trips can be. A more connected team is a successful ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (June 3, 1960 Issue) The Placer County was planning to build a new truck route from Highway 40 into Lomis to relieve the problem of congested traffic coming in from th ...