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Union Mine silences Colfax in semifinal win

COLFAX– Prior to Tuesday night’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section girls Division IV basketball playoff game between No. 1 seed Colfax and No. 4 Union Mine, Lady Falcons coach Ri ...

Del Oro sending seven to state championships

The Vacaville boys wrestling team continued its historical dominance on the mats at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Masters tournament at Delta College in Stockton this weekend. While ...

Lady Falcons soar into section semis

COLFAX– Doing all the little things right, the Colfax Lady Falcons made it two straight in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section girls Division IV basketball playoffs Thursday night. ...

Late goal by Yniguez helps Del Oro knock off Rodriguez, 3-2

LOOMIS– Del Oro may have only led Tuesday night’s game for less than a minute, but that final minute may go down as one of the greatest moments in Golden Eagles’ ...

Historical playoff points to ponder

With the prep basketball playoffs upon us, here’s a few tidbits to chew on… Did the Placer High boys basketball team play in the first ever “play-in” gam ...

Falcon girls continue mastery over Bear River, 77-18

COLFAX– So much for the third time being the charm.   After rolling past Bear River twice in Pioneer Valley League play rather easily this season, Colfax’s Lady ...

From Division to Masters

After a grueling weekend of Sac-Joaquin Section championship wrestling, dozens of local grapplers will strive for even greater heights this coming weekend. The CIF Masters Meet is ...

Basketball playoff brackets revealed

The long haul of the winter season has come to what many call “the real season”. Saturday, the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released the official playoff brackets for both b ...

Playoff soccer set to get underway this week

The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released its boys and girls soccer playoff brackets for all divisions Friday afternoon.   Plenty of local teams will continue their season for at ...

Wildfires wrap up bar-raising regular season

Foresthill in 2018–19 has set the new standard for Wildfire boys basketball. In the 14-year history of the Wildfires’ boys basketball program, no team has seen a bette ...

Six Golden Eagles ink Letters of Intent

Official signing day last Wednesday for high school athletes to sign National Letters of Intent saw six Del Oro student-athletes inking LOI’s in sports ranging from football ...

Bruins put Hillmen title hopes on hold

With the basketball regular season curtain ready to drop for closing Friday night, it was a wild night of prep hoops Wednesday for area teams. On the boys side of the ledger, in S ...

Wildfires race past Futures, 91-70

Foresthill’s Wildfires will have a chance to equal the most wins by a boys basketball team in school history Friday when the Central Valley California League champions close ...

Playoffs coming into focus for area hoops

Can the Placer High boys basketball team have its cake and eat it too?   Will the Colfax girls, last season’s Division V Sac-Joaquin Section champions, be unnerved by ...

Weather could hamper soccer teams’ playoff chances

With one eye on the weather, area prep soccer teams entered the final week of regular season play warily contemplating their respective chances to reach the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section ...