Sports

Falcons land trio on All-PVL baseball squad

Three Colfax High seniors, all who had big seasons that helped the Falcons reach this season’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs, were selected to the all-Pioneer Valley Leagu ...

SFLL Angels fall to Auburn A’s 6-5

The Sierra Foothills Angels had high hopes in their second round District 11 major division Tournament of Champions game last Wednesday night at Living War Memorial Park. But Kol ...

SFLL All-Star teams opened action Saturday

Three Sierra Foothill Little League All-Star baseball teams opened District 11 tournament action Saturday with respective tourney games set for Newcastle, Auburn and Nevada City. ...

Western States 100 - Strength and endurance at the fore

Rob Krar crosses the finish line in first place, winning the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run for the second year in a row Saturday. Krar, 38, from Flagstaff, Ariz., shave ...

California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

Western States 100-mile Endurance Run Preview

The rock stars of endurance running have converged on Placer County for the oldest and most celebrated 100-mile race in human history, the Western States 100-mile Endurance Run. T ...

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 ...

Will California close fishing during drought?

Things are getting ugly here in California. It's only June and we have our second round of 100 plus degree weather. As summer progress, the water in many systems likely to be i ...

JUSTUS LEAGUE: Colfax senior quarterback fighting for eligibility

A week after star quarterback Justus Spillner was ruled athletically ineligible by the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section to participate in sports this coming year at Colfax High School, ther ...

OLD GUYS RULE: Veteran riders show grit during Fast Fridays motorcycle racing

Passion trumps age during Fast Fridays speedway motorcycle racing at the Gold Country Fairgrounds this summer, specifically in Division III, where 79-year-old racing pioneer Harlan ...

Auburn Little League juniors take TOC title with 7-3 win over Rocklin

ROCKLIN — Auburn’s Junior Little League team had to overcome deficits all week to stay alive in the District 11 Tournament of Champions and Friday night they did it aga ...

STAYIN’ ALIVE: Auburn A’s, Dodgers, Sea Dogs still playing in District 11 Little League TOC brackets

Junior division TOC (Spring View Park) After Rocklin accepted a forfeit over Foresthill, only one game remained in the junior quarterfinals Wednesday. The Auburn Dodgers beat the ...