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Local goes for pro status at Thunder Valley WBFF show

Thunder Valley will host the World Bodybuilding Fitness Federation?s 2012 California Championships July 21 where one local fitness trainer hopes to earn pro status. Former Lincoln ...

Matt Redding Memorial golf tournament June 18

The seventh annual Matt Redding Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at Whitney Oaks Golf Club Monday, June 18. All proceeds go to the nonprofit, Matt Redding Foundation, which su ...

Coaching the individual athlete

There are a number of sports where the athlete performs as an individual but is a member of a team as well. Some of those are cross country running, track and field, wrestling, swi ...

Lincoln boys golf warms up for 2012 campaign

The Lincoln High boys golf team began working in early February and hosted its first practice match against Whitney and El Dorado high schools at Lincoln Hills Golf Club, Feb 21. ...

Scrum, anyone?

Rugby is about as old as America’s War for Independence. And, in fact, it was started in England. It was one of those games where someone fashioned a ball similar to a football, ...

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 ...

Running that extra mile for others

Nearly 3,000 miles away from home, Eric Johnson is anticipating a day unlike any other: 1,000 of the world’s fittest individuals running 10-mile laps and tackling 30 of the world ...

Del Oro to play for state championship

There were no big surprises from the California Interscholastic Federation selection committee for the California State Bowl Championship games, which were announced Sunday afterno ...

Lincoln looms in Placer’s latest rivalry game

The Lincoln High football team may not share the proximity to Placer of Bear River or Colfax, but the Zebras’ 2009 victory over the Hillmen denied them their first Pioneer Va ...

Matching their skills on the gridiron

Rick Padilla didn’t need to be talked into a football game pitting Placer County law enforcement against their Nevada County counterparts. More than 40 Placer law men jumped at t ...

Arent grows by leaps, bounds

ROCKLIN — Casey Arent is no longer just, “a kid that’s tall.” That’s how the Del Oro High graduate described himself after a prep career that was admittedly mediocre. Up ...

Del Oro goes OT, gets its rematch

The Del Oro High girls basketball team is headed back to Power Balance Pavilion with some revenge in mind. The Golden Eagles rallied in the fourth quarter, then pulled away in ove ...

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 ...

Barry headed to New Mexico State

Highly recruited basketball star Remi Barry told the Auburn Journal Tuesday he has committed to New Mexico State University. The 6-7, 200 pound forward from France graduated from ...

One last chance to see top senior baseball players

The last chance to see an outstanding group of baseball players in their last high school action comes today at American River College. The Optimist All-Star Baseball games will ...