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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 ...

Week zero Auburn-area football previews

Although the warm weather that hit the foothills area this week may not seem like fall, make no mistake that the curtain will rise on the high school football season tonight. And, ...

SATURDAY SPECIAL: Auburn-area football squads open season with full-contact scrimmages

Dennis Murphy barked instruction with authority Thursday as he directed Placer High football players through an aggressive ball-stripping drill on the Hillmen practice field. Thos ...

UNNECESSARY ROUGHNESS: Placer, Del Oro among nine football teams hit with Sac-Joaquin Section sanctions

Nine Sac-Joaquin Section football programs will scramble to fit the practice workload into a shortened season this year after violating a new SJS bylaw designed to limit the number ...

William Jessup basketball continues to build program

The influence of women’s basketball’s new head coach Emilie Blate is being felt at William Jessup University with the signing of two local high school talents. Del Oro ...

Auburn-based Post 84 baseball provides summer thrills

A collection of 19 prep baseball players from six different schools, adorned in navy blue and ear-to-ear grins make up the Auburn-based 17-and-under American Legion Post 84 basebal ...

HOMEWARD BOUND: Del Oro graduate Emilie Blate returns to coach William Jessup University basketball

Emilie Blate is coming home. After playing and coaching women’s basketball for the past seven years across the country and around the world, the Newcastle native and former ...

WINTER IS COMING: Sac-Joaquin Section soccer teams may be destined for a new schedule

With most of the state already bracing their prep soccer teams for winter schedules, a changing of the winds for Sac-Joaquin Section athletes seems as inevitable as the biting cold ...

WELCOME MAT: Del Oro edges Folsom for SJS DI-AA wrestling title in Loomis

LOOMIS — Competing on black and gold mats before a throng of Golden Eagles fans, the Del Oro High wrestling team soared to a first-place finish at the Sac-Joaquin Section Div ...

FIGHT to the FINISH: SJS Wrestlers prepare for a grueling season finish in the CIF playoffs

Wrestlers are crazy. They starve themselves to make weight, slap themselves to get pumped and admire an ear pulverized into a cauliflower salad like it’s a piece of art. Wr ...

Placer County graduates Jesse Stafford and Jake Elliott finish top-two at Cowboy Open NCAA wrestling tourney

Prep wrestlers who escape the one-division California Interscholastic Federation State Championships with a medal are guaranteed to garner the attention of collegiate programs thir ...

Roseville, Rocklin, Del Oro crossfitter isn’t just strong, she’s ‘SheaStrong’

What would have weighed down most people is making Roseville CrossFitter and weightlifter Shea Farrish stronger – “SheaStrong,” specifically. “There’ ...

What are the options after high school?

With the plethora of options available, there is something for everyone to improve their future. Del Oro counselor Debora Krizman said Placer County College Night tries to help st ...