Sports

Trap Shooting Series 2 showcases Auburn, Colfax talent

The Auburn Gold Miners struck a mother lode at the second series California Youth Shooting Sports Association (CYSSA) contest held at the Auburn Trap Shooting Club. Gold Miners Co ...

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 ...

FIRST TO 10: Placer gets by Bear River to stay atop the PVL baseball scene

Placer 10, Bear River 7 Placer pitcher Zack Madrigal watched the ball leave the bat of Matt Lopez like a Cape Canaveral lift off, sailing deep into center field and past a diving ...

Fishing with J.D. Richey: Be gone, north wind

Cursed be the north wind, the howling, cold, harbinger of poor fishing. Go away you foul scoundrel and take with you your high-pressure ridges, red faces, bad attitudes and white-c ...

NFL Hall of Famer Jim Otto to appear at Auburn's Power Club Brewery for Monte Carlo Night

In his playing days for the Oakland Raiders, it wasn’t easy getting Jim Otto off the field. So hard, in fact, that the National Football League Hall of Fame center played a ...

PORTLANDIAN: Sierra College star, Placer grad Isaiah Pineiro signs with Portland State

Placer High graduate Isaiah Pineiro had better acquire a taste for free range chickens and pretentious coffee shops, because he’s headed to Portland. The Sierra College bask ...

Placer, Colfax take PVL baseball wins

Placer 7, Bear River 2 The Hillmen improved to 9-1 in the Pioneer Valley League by beating Bear River Tuesday in Grass Valley. Colton Ranck and Nick Sassarini combined for seven ...

Placer takes the lead: Hillmen rally past Colfax in PVL soccer

Placer High’s Samantha Slade took a beautiful pass on the run from Kyla Miller and poked it toward the Colfax goal box as the netminder charged and a defender crashed at LeFe ...

Forest Lake Christian soccer takes charge of SMAL race

The best girls soccer team in the Sacramento Metropolitan Athletic League hails from Combie Road. Forest Lake Christian’s squad of 20 has won six consecutive games to open c ...