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Placer girls down Colfax 50-36 to claim undefeated PVL title

COLFAX — Baylee Vanderdoes drained back-to-back 3-pointers to open the fourth quarter, quelling the second-half rebellion from host Colfax High as Placer’s girls basket ...

PVL boys basketball scores, standings, upcoming games: Placer escapes Colfax with 55-54 victory

Placer High’s 40-26 third-quarter lead evaporated quickly against Colfax Friday, but the Hillmen boys basketball team hung on for a 55-54 win over the rival Falcons. The win ...

Placer girls stay undefeated with 41-32 win over inspired Bear River

Placer High girls basketball coach Tony Camillucci said winning games at rival Bear River is never easy. It’s a truth that holds strong even when the Bruins are just 1-6 in ...

Placer, Colfax girls capture PVL basketball wins

Colfax 44, Lincoln 37 Big plays by Kyra Heimann, Taylor Avilla and Kaylee Bauer helped the Falcons pull off a conference rebound Tuesday. Colfax (5-1 PVL, 15-8 overall) dropped it ...

Placer, Colfax students shine in fifth snowboard series race

Colfax High senior Alora Bourne edged Placer’s Lily Worthington by half a second Monday at Northstar to win the second giant slalom race amid the California-Nevada Ski and Sn ...

Placer, Colfax finish fast in third snowboard series

The boys came to play. After two weeks of watching Placer High girls lead the way in the California-Nevada Ski and Snowboard Federation Central II season, the Hillmen boys capture ...

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 ...