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SPRING ROUNDUP: Placer, Colfax, Bear River capture PVL victories

Placer Tennis The Hillmen won their 89th consecutive conference match by ousting Lincoln in 9-0 fashion Tuesday. Kyle Fontes, Deo Avalos, Julia Hinshaw and Courtney Mason took si ...

Invited to the BIG DANCE: Colfax, Del Oro, Placer grads remember their dates with March Madness

The 2015 NCAA men’s basketball tournament begins with today’s ‘first four’ games, sparking the fuse to light March Madness for 68 college teams across the c ...

SPRING SPORTS ROUNDUP: Auburn-area teams battle for preseason success

Placer softball The Sacramento/Elk Grove Victory Tournament forced Placer to swallow defeats to D2 stalwarts Roseville (11-1) Casa Roble (4-3) Thursday. Raven Lewis singled and s ...

Del Oro, Colfax, Placer skiers shine at 2015 state championships

The 2015 California-Nevada Interscholastic Ski Federation’s State Championship at Mammoth Mountain gave way to tremendous accolades for prep skiers throughout Placer County l ...

Placer's Gums, Thomas combine to down Colfax in PVL baseball showdown

Placer High pitcher Tyler Gums struck out nine Colfax batters in six innings of work and watched teammate Radd Thomas record a thrilling save as the Hillmen hung on to beat visitin ...

Placer lands Mammoth accolade, state snowboarding title

It’s fitting that the Placer High snowboarding team has never been bigger than when in Mammoth. The squad, represented by some of Auburn’s most talented multi-sport st ...

Colfax girls trounce Highlands in playoff basketball opener

COLFAX — The Highlands Scots’ girls basketball team came into Colfax Tuesday night intent on shutting down Falcon scoring leader Taylor Avila in the two teams’ Sa ...

SEASON IN BLOOM: Auburn-area basketball teams ready for the SJS playoffs

Of the 166 teams to earn an invitation to the Sac-Joaquin Section basketball playoffs, only 12 will be shaking hands with the familiar blue hue of section banner glory. The top fe ...

Media Life: Vets gain tombstones at Weimar TB graveyard

The recent PBS TV “American Experience” documentary provided a jaw-dropping look at tuberculosis, a disease that was one of the big nightmares of past generations. Pla ...

D4 SJS Wrestling Championships Preview: Auburn-area grapplers look for advancement on the road to state

The Western Athletic Conference sent two teams to the final round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Team Dual wrestling finals this season, and should be the toast of Sacramento Friday an ...