Colfax

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 ...

Bauer’s success no stroke of luck

The word “superstitious” fits Patrick Bauer to a tee – four of them, actually. Now an All-America golfer at Sonoma State University, the Colfax High graduate always carries ...

Placer boys dominate Colfax to the max

Talk about putting forth Max-imum effort. Senior Max Halverson and junior Max Fagan each won two events Wednesday in the Placer High boys track and field team’s 100-32 victory o ...

Falcons blank Bruins; Hillgals rout Mavericks

COLFAX — Forwards Chanel Filteau and Adrian Auker each scored first-half goals Wednesday to lead Colfax High past Bear River 2-0 in a Pioneer Valley League girls soccer contest. ...

Placer’s Ross strikes out 11 in firing no-hitter

ROCKLIN — Senior right-hander Matt Ross pitched a no-hitter for the Placer High baseball team on Wednesday, striking out 11 batters in a 6-0 victory over host Whitney. “He was ...

Parity prevails in PVL

The Placer High soccer team has only gotten better since last season’s third place finish in the Pioneer Valley League. The only problem for the Hillgals is the rest of the PVL i ...

Spence tosses perfect game

Colfax High senior Cara Spence pitched a perfect game with 11 strikeouts to lead the Falcons past Mesa Verde 3-0 Tuesday in Citrus Heights. Spence was also just a home run short o ...

Colfax holds off Placer’s charge

Junior K.C. Capuchino found the back of the net with a volley off of a corner kick and the Colfax High soccer team held off a furious charge from Placer late in the game to pull ou ...

Falcon Boys Handle Central Catholic In Playoff Opener

MODESTO – Battled-tested from the from the rigors of Pioneer Valley League wars, the Colfax Falcons boys basketball team ventured two and a half hours from home Wednesday night ...

Rump ready to make the jump

Alex Rump is ready for a change of scenery and life at a four-year school. He may even be throwing passes on ESPN later this year. After only one season quarterbacking the offense ...

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 ...