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Placer opens PVL slate with victory

CITRUS HEIGHTS — Junior outside hitter Sarah Francis led the Placer High girls volleyball team with four kills, six digs and two service aces Thursday night as the Hillgals defea ...

Placer blanks Casa Roble in PVL tuneup

Jordan Roper and Austin Dunn scored second-half goals and Placer dominated possession to beat Casa Roble 2-0 in its final Pioneer Valley League tuneup in Orangevale. Cameron McCal ...

Falcons Open Season With 28-7 Win

COLFAX – A three-pronged running attack, an efficient passing game and a swarming defense helped the Colfax Falcons kick off their 2009 football season on a winning note here Fri ...

Dominant in all phases

COLFAX — Strong pitching, key hitting and solid defense paved the way over the weekend for the All Phase Land Clearing men’s softball team to walk off with top honors in the 44 ...

Longtime softball event opens Friday in Colfax

The 44th annual Colfax Recreation Men’s Fast Pitch Classic will kick off a three-day run Friday night with a doubleheader slated for Living War Memorial Park in Colfax. Nine tea ...

A power harnessed

It’s a pretty special thing for a college golfer to have any aspect of his game compared favorably to Tiger Woods’. In Colfax High graduate Colby Smith’s case, it’s his st ...

Blaze bond at beach training camp

For five days next week, 19 girls from area high school soccer teams will be stretched to their mental and physical limits at Dillon Beach on the Marin County coast. Conducted lik ...

SIERRA SCENE: Del Oro girls basketball camp this week

The Del Oro High girls basketball program will host a camp for girls headed into third through 10th grade next week at Del Oro. The camp will run from 9 a.m. to noon for third thr ...

Hillmen finish unbeaten in PVL – again

Three Placer High singles players and two doubles tandems finished the regular season with unbeaten records on Tuesday. So, for that matter, did the Hillmen as a team — for the t ...

Turner’s pinch double propels Placer to win

Senior Lane Turner’s pinch-hit, two-run double in the fourth inning put the Placer High baseball team ahead to stay Friday night in the Hillmen’s 5-2 victory over Colfax at Aub ...