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Volleyball playoff brackets released

If there was a positive from the Colfax High girls volleyball team being elevated to Division IV for last season’s CIF Northern California state championship tournament, the ...

Colfax blasts Bear River in de facto Pioneer Valley title game

COLFAX– If anyone thought the battle for the Pioneer Valley League football championship was going to be easy, go to the back of the class.   In a hard-hitting game pl ...

Prep football preview

There is a chance for multiple league champions to be crowned this weekend. Just two weeks remain before prep playoff football. Here’s what’s brewing this week:   ...

Sierra College Roundup

WOMEN’S SOCCER The Wolverine women have dominated the pitch in 2018. Through Oct. 18, Sierra is 15-0 (10-0 in the Big 8 Conference) and is ranked fifth in the nation among j ...

Talented, deep Bruins ready for Divisional tourney

After 20 years at the helm of the Bear River girls golf program, Gayne Nakano will be the first to admit that his job has been pretty easy this season. “Looking back, I don& ...

Bruin-Falcon grid rivalry has had plenty of highlights

When Colfax and Bear River tee it up Friday night in their big Pioneer Valley League football showdown, there’s plenty of Falcon-Bruins grid history that has preceded them. ...

Placer boys win first FVL XC title

ROSEVILLE– With all the success the Placer football team has had in 2018, it’s the Hillmen boys cross-country team that can claim a school first.   “It&rsq ...

Colfax lays claim to PVL volleyball title

Make room on the wall in Colfax High’s Pucci Pavilion for a Pioneer Valley League girls volleyball championship pennant. The Colfax girls made sure of that Monday night when ...

Bear River, Colfax girls link teams advance to Divisional

ROSEVILLE– Saying that it was a record-shattering golf season for the Bear River girls team wouldn’t be far from the truth. And, it’s not over yet. Monday at th ...

Big second half rallies Bruins past Foothill, 56-31

LAKE OF THE PINES– It was a tale of two halves Friday night at Dave Ramsey Stadium. Outplayed by visiting Foothill for most of the first half, the Bear River Bruins righted ...

PVL title on the line Friday in Colfax

Simmering all season, the prep football league races start to heat up with key games on the menu Friday that will carry implications that will linger into the postseason. In the ...

Colfax blanks the Blazers, readies for next week’s showdown with Bear River

OLIVEHURST– While Colfax and Bear River have battled twice over the past five years for CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division V football title honors, it’s been quite awhile ...

Week 9 Football Preview

Only three games remain in the regular season. Some teams are beginning to create separation from their league rivals, while others are trying to bolster their postseason resumes. ...

Hole-in-one highlights Colfax girls golf win

Lauren Conway stole the spotlight Tuesday for the Colfax High girls golf team in a Pioneer Valley League match at The Ridge against Marysville. Conway, a freshman who started golf ...

Local Flavor

Here’s what some of the local kids are doing in their post-high school careers this week:   TACKLING MACHINE   USC linebacker and Granite Bay alum Cameron Smith ...