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Colfax beats buzzer again

It’s not often that Colfax High forward Will Buell goes scoreless in the fourth quarter and he certainly didn’t have plans of leaving Friday’s game without scoring. Buell dra ...

Colfax slams Sutter, 62-45

The Colfax High boys basketball team stormed into Sutter Wednesday night, taking an 18-2 lead after the first quarter and cruising to a 62-45 win. The Falcons (6-2) got a huge nigh ...

Falcons go big for title defense

Mike O’Connell doesn’t have a specific formula to how his Colfax High boys basketball team is winning games this season. But the young Falcons have scratched out a 4-2 record ...

Colfax crushed by Santa Cruz

COLFAX — After scouting Santa Cruz High Tuesday in a first round CIF Northern California Div. IV playoff game against Marin Catholic, Colfax High boys basketball coach Mike O’C ...

No Mosier, no problem for Colfax

SACRAMENTO — Even from his uncomfortable seat on a stretcher in the Power Balance Pavilion pressroom, Chase Mosier couldn’t hold back his smile Saturday afternoon. Colfax High ...

Colfax braces for... Amador?

Austin Oberg admits he and his Colfax High teammates are a little jealous of the Amador boys basketball team.The Falcons were hoping for a shot at knocking off Modesto Christian in ...

Falcons muscle back to final

LODI — The Falcons of Colfax High were far from high-flying Wednesday night in their Sac-Joaquin Section semifinal showdown with Summerville. But they proved they could grind out ...

Champions at last

Chase Mosier won the rock-paper-scissors with Austin Oberg for the final shot, then made history for the Colfax High basketball program Thursday night. Mosier nailed a 3-pointer a ...

Falcons fly into finals

LODI — One winning streak was going to end here Wednesday night when Colfax and Capital Christian’s boys basketball teams clashed in a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV basketbal ...

Salmonson’s transformation

To look at him now, you would never guess that Ryan Salmonson’s sport of choice five years ago was ping-pong. But back in seventh grade, two years before he set foot on a basket ...

Colfax boys roll past Roseville, 68-33

The Colfax High boys basketball team crushed Roseville 68-33 in its final tuneup before Pioneer Valley League play begins Wednesday. Junior Ben Buell and senior Justin Witt scored ...

Colfax boys make quick work of Durham

The Colfax High boys basketball team braved the snow and ice on its road trip to Durham, then crushed the Bulls 69-29 in a non-league game Tuesday night. The Falcons led by 12 aft ...

Hillmen edged in opener

The Placer High boys basketball team went down at the buzzer in its season opener Tuesday night in Orangevale, falling to Casa Roble 59-58. The Hillmen held a four-point lead with ...

Winter a season of change

The Colfax High boys and girls basketball teams both made playoff appearances, but both squads will feature new head coaches at the helm when they hit the hardwood next winter. Ve ...

Falcons pull off the upset

Ron Pucci’s coaching career was extended Wednesday night as Colfax High pulled off a significant upset to open the Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV playoffs. The 12th-seeded Falc ...