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First round playoff football preview

The postseason is finally here. Some coaches call it “the real season”. Many Gold Country Media-covered teams earned first-round byes, so we’ll give a look to wha ...

Trailer Bash headlines final event at All American Saturday

   A big night of motor sports madness is sure to entertain this Saturday, culminating with the much anticipated  Riebes Season Finale Trailer Bash at the All Ameri ...

Placer slips by Lincoln for league championship

The Lincoln High football team lost to Placer 52-48 Friday night, in a game where the Fighting Zebras offense shined bright, but couldn’t quite match the offensive assault of ...

Western Sierra falls in section semifinals

Although seeded seventh in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division V tournament, Vacaville Christian proved a bit too formidable for No. 3 Western Sierra Collegiate Academy Tuesday. ...

Granite Bay wins fourth straight Masters tourney

STOCKTON– The Granite Bay girls golf team became the second team in the history of the Sac-Joaquin Section to win four straight Masters Championships Monday at The Reserve at ...

Western Sierra advances to semifinals

It took a couple of years for Western Sierra Collegiate Academy to reach the section playoffs and a couple more to win their first playoff match, but after last week’s victor ...

Champions of the Foothill Valley

LINCOLN– A raucous crowd on both sides of the field at Lincoln High School got its money’s worth Friday night in a championship-worthy battle between the Zebras and the ...

Football finales on tap for Friday

It’s the final week of the regular season. After Friday, the smoke clears and we will find out, at the very least, who will be automatic bids for the postseason. This week&rs ...

Granite Bay wins Division I golf tournament

STOCKTON– The Granite Bay girls golf team took the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I South Tournament by an impressive 58 strokes. The Lady Grizzlies had a team score of 389 ...

All Placer in FVL doubles final

AUBURN– The little green ball started bouncing this week at the Auburn Racket Club for the Foothill Valley League tennis championships. Wednesday’s doubles tournament ...

Whitney boys impressive at Flat Sac Cross-Country Saturday

FLAT SAC The Whitney boys cross-country team won the Flat Sac race in Rio Linda Saturday, outpacing second-place Chico by 19 points. Junior Austin Vasquez ran a 5,000-meter pers ...

FLC women's soccer program to host high school futsal camp Dec. 9

Folsom Lake Women's soccer would like to announce their high school girls’ Futsal camp for Sunday, December 9 from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. The camp will be conducted by FLC head c ...

Hillmen try to cement outright FVL crown at Lincoln

In an unusual prep football season where players, coaches and fans are still awaiting the first signs of a Friday night chill, make no mistake that the time of the campaign when pr ...

Volleyball playoff brackets released

If there was a positive from the Colfax High girls volleyball team being elevated to Division IV for last season’s CIF Northern California state championship tournament, the ...

Prep football preview

There is a chance for multiple league champions to be crowned this weekend. Just two weeks remain before prep playoff football. Here’s what’s brewing this week:   ...