Spikers top Woodcreek
Colfax High’s girls’ volleyball team picked up their first win of the season last week with a three-game sweep over Woodcreek.
Playing their best match of the year, Colfax turned back the Timberwolves, 25-18, 25-22, 25-22.
On Monday, Colfax traveled to Placerville and met a strong El Dorado team. The Falcons played well but dropped a 3-1 match. Scores were 25-21, 24-26, 25-15, 25-16.
The Falcons host Golden Sierra next Thursday in non-league action. JV match time is set for 5 p.m. followed by the varsity contest at 6 p.m.
Cross-country competes at North Tahoe
In preparation for this week’s first Pioneer Valley League meet of the season, the Colfax High cross-country team ran at last week’s North Tahoe Invitational held in Tahoe City.
Running against some of the top large schools from the Reno area, the Falcon boys placed 11th with 271 points. Colfax’s girls also did well, scoring 141 points to finish seventh.
The Falcons will compete at the Josh Ruff Memorial meet this Saturday at Willow Hills near Folsom.
Colfax results at North Tahoe:
29. Connor Vrooman, 23:46; 33. Mason Pierce, 23:52; 67. Dane Reimers, 25:20; 70. Griffin LaBudde, 25:28; 125. Matt Pfeiffer, 28:05.
15. Hannah Casteel, 27:00; 18. Alyse Sibley, 27:17; 45. Izzy Reyna, 29:41; 49. Sierra Hagen, 30:06; 50. Carly Cramer, 30:09; 58. Savannah Porter, 30:39.
21. Chance Netemeyer, 23:44; 33. Preston Sladek, 25:03.
Golfers drop opener
Colfax High’s girls’ golf squad dropped its first Pioneer Valley league match of the season last Thursday. Playing Placer at Auburn Valley, the Falcons were clipped by a 230-251 count.
Colfax’s top scorers were turned in by McKenna Trauernicht (46), Jordan Rooker (47), Sam Sinel (51), Ciana McCord (52) and Amber Hult (55). Placer freshman Birdie Brown was medalist with an even par 36.
The Falcons host Lincoln today at The Ridge with a 3 p.m. tee time.
Thursday, Sept. 15
Girls Golf – vs. Lincoln, The Ridge, 3 p.m.
Frosh Football – at Bella Vista, 5:30 p.m.
Friday, Sept 16
JV Football – at Bella Vista, 5 p.m.
Varsity Football – at Bella Vista, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 17
Cross Country – at Ruff Memorial, Folsom
JV Volleyball – at West Campus Tournament
Tuesday, Sept. 20
Girls Golf – vs. Center, Cherry Island, 3 p.m.