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SHOWDOWN LOOMING: Placer girls trample Lincoln 49-26 to set up undefeated showdown with Colfax

Friday’s prep girls basketball game between host Placer and Colfax wouldn’t be bigger if Michael Buffer himself agreed to do the introductions. None needed. Since Pla ...

PVL BOYS BASKETBALL: Placer boys jump ahead early, throttle Colfax

Prep basketball fans packed Earl Crabbe Gymnasium with high energy Tuesday in a Pioneer Valley League boys rivalry game between host Placer and Colfax. The Hillmen captured every ...

Balanced Colfax attack overwhelms Bruins, 71-53

After a pair of tough losses to close their non-league schedule, the Colfax High boys basketball team opened Pioneer Valley League play in impressive fashion Thursday night. Shrug ...

PVL basketball preview: Placer girls could win it all

A year ago the Bear River Bruins went wire-to-wire in winning the Pioneer Valley League girls basketball championship. Led by a talented senior-laden line-up, the Bruins went 9-1 i ...

PVL basketball preview: Boys race is wide open

Which boys basketball team will rule the Pioneer Valley League? Placer coach Mark Lee likes Foothill. Lincoln’s Robert Ash likes Placer and Foothill’s Drew Hibbs likes ...

Colfax next for tie-in to Lincoln-North Auburn sewer link?

With a 13.5-mile sewer pipeline due to tie in North Auburn to Lincoln’s treatment plant later this year, Colfax officials are re-examining the possibility of their city linki ...

Community gathers around burglary victim

When thieves broke through the front door of Brian Garcia’s Colfax sporting goods store, the list of damages and stolen property looked like a serious loss. Rifles, ammo, go ...

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Bear River improves to 10-3 with one-point win over San Juan

Ben O’Lena scored 20 points with four 3-pointers as the Bear River High boys basketball team snuck past San Juan Friday in 70-69 fashion. The Bruins improved to 10-3 on the ...

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Del Oro girls oust Kennedy on the hardwood

Del Oro girls 58, Kennedy 47 Early foul trouble didn’t keep the Golden Eagles from a win over Kennedy Tuesday in preseason basketball. “It wasn’t our best game, ...

Good December starts for Auburn-area basketball teams

Ask any basketball coach and more often than not they’ll tell you that getting off to a good start to a season is always good for a team’s psyche. So far this season, ...