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Lincoln opportunities turn into big mistakes

ANTELOPE – After giving up a 14-0 lead and trailing 20-14, the Lincoln High football team had a chance to score from Center’s 2-yard line with 30 seconds remaining in t ...

Firecracker Frenzy Pickleball Tournament at Courtside

Beat the heat and come find out what the fastest growing sport in the nation is all about when Courtside Pickleball Center, Lincoln Hills Pickleball Club and Pl ...

Placer football picked to don the PVL crown in 2016

The lore of Coach Joey Montoya’s Placer Hillmen isn’t diluted by a loss of returning starters. A year after Placer swept the Pioneer Valley League and reached the Sac- ...

Placer rallies to get by Lincoln girls 75-62.

The Lincoln High girls basketball team made a statement at Placer Friday night – in the first half. The Fighting Zebras stepped onto the floor at Earl Crabbe Gym with intent ...

PG&E opens 'smart' electrical nerve center in Placer County

It’s a dark and stormy night. There’s a snap as wood gives way to wind. A branch crashes down onto a power line in Auburn. Someone’s lights go out. Moments lat ...

8 Placer County football questions for The Pigskin Soothsayer

The flipping of the calendar page to November and the first big rain soaking of the season can mean only one thing; the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs must be right arou ...

PVL coaches give Placer the edge in football chase

That loud crashing sound you heard back in mid-September when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section’s realignment “Watch List” committee voted 5-2 to keep Placer and Mira L ...

Lincoln varsity second at cross-country meet No. 1 Pioneer Valley League

On a cool day in Colfax, the Lincoln High boys and girls cross-country teams both ran to a second-place finish in Pioneer Valley League Meet No. 1 Sept. 16. The Fighting Zebras&rs ...

PVL Track and Field Tournament results: Placer dominates team scores

The historic track and field program made famous by the likes of Lindsay Hyatt-Barr, Stacy Dragila, Ron Hyatt and Ralph LeFebvre has another accolade for the trophy case. By attac ...

Bear River, Placer, Colfax prevail in PVL baseball

Bear River 8, Lincoln 4 GRASS VALLEY — Matt Lopez hit 4 for 4 with a home run, two doubles and four RBIs Thursday as Bear River jumped all over Lincoln to land a Pioneer Val ...

PVL basketball preview: Placer girls could win it all

A year ago the Bear River Bruins went wire-to-wire in winning the Pioneer Valley League girls basketball championship. Led by a talented senior-laden line-up, the Bruins went 9-1 i ...

PVL basketball preview: Boys race is wide open

Which boys basketball team will rule the Pioneer Valley League? Placer coach Mark Lee likes Foothill. Lincoln’s Robert Ash likes Placer and Foothill’s Drew Hibbs likes ...

William Jessup University's Desmond Floyd

SCHOOL:  William Jessup University GRADE:  Junior SPORT:  Basketball Coming to Rocklin to play center for the William Jessup University men’s basketball tea ...

I-80 drivers try in vain to snuff out Applegate Fire

“It got too big, too fast.” Pete Enochs was witness to the beginnings of an inferno that spread quickly through the Applegate area from its origin as a series of spot ...