Sports

SERVICE WITH A SMILE: Bear River volleyball is on the cusp of greatness

Melanie Jenkins didn’t wait for the question to end Wednesday. When asked which Pioneer Valley League team the Bear River senior was gunning f…, the Bruin setter jump ...

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Two college baseball teams could possibly play at McBean Park, according to Lincoln City Manager Matt Brower at Friday’s Downtown Lincoln Association meeting. “I&rsquo ...

Baseball booster group forms

Two college baseball teams could possibly play at McBean Park, according to Lincoln City Manager Matt Brower at Friday’s Downtown Lincoln Association meeting. “I&rsquo ...

NO PLACE LIKE HOME: Placer will stay in the Pioneer Valley League until at least 2018

Wednesday’s 5-2 vote by a special Sac-Joaquin Section “realignment watch committee” effectively quelled all discussion of Placer High athletics’ potential m ...

NATALIE’S DRIVE: Placer sophomore Natalie Pietromonaco is a big name in golf

The Placer High campus is loaded with sports stars. But while football players quickly become one of the most talked-about squads in the region, perhaps the biggest sports celebrit ...

Placer Breast Cancer Night Sept. 5 at Marysville Raceway

Roseville Mayor Carol Garcia knows a thing or two about fighting for a win.  In addition to her roles as the city’s Mayor and Senior Vice President at Community 1st Ban ...

Shawn Kelly's golf tips: Get a grip before you swing

It’s time to review our fundamentals. I work on my fundamentals every day, and I feel this is the cause for most golfers’ poor shots. So, in the next few weeks we&rsquo ...

PARTY STARTERS: Placer Hillmen open 2015 football campaign with 43-7 rout of Nevada Union

GRASS VALLEY — Marcus Ante’s first throw as a varsity quarterback was sweet enough to rot your teeth. The Placer High senior hit Owen Scott on an 80-yard touchdown pas ...

Del Oro ousts Utah's Pleasant Grove, 41-0 in preseason football

LOOMIS — After a 2014 season which saw Del Oro average less than 95 rushing yards per game, fans were right to wonder if the Eagles running game would get untracked this year ...

Bear River outplays Pacheco in 40-20 football fashion

Traveling down I-5 on an air-conditioned charter bus, the Bear River High football team wasn’t too much concerned with the heat of the central valley Friday afternoon. &ldqu ...

Colfax downs Argnaut 35-15 in Friday night football

For starters, with a new cast of characters in key positions, the Colfax High football team put the Tim Rawlins era in the rearview mirror here Friday night. Overcoming some typic ...

Maxwell Ruml makes it three in a row at Fast Fridays

If anyone had fears of what lies ahead for the future of speedway motorcycle racing in America, rest assured we’re in good hands. Twelve of the best young riders and the futu ...

Week zero football results: Placer, Del Oro, Bear River and Colfax win big

The first night of prep football opened with resounding success for most of the Auburn-area programs in the Sac-Joaquin Section on Friday. Placer, Del Oro, Bear River and Colfax a ...