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RALLY GIRLS: Placer takes third game 15-11 to overcome rival Colfax in volleyball comeback

The walls of Earl Crabbe Gymnasium echoed an orchestra of hollers and cheers Thursday, as a boisterous Placer High volleyball team bellowed celebration after celebration amid a thr ...

PVL coaches give Placer the edge in football chase

That loud crashing sound you heard back in mid-September when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section’s realignment “Watch List” committee voted 5-2 to keep Placer and Mira L ...

Placer’s Prieto strikes in extra time to finish PVL soccer comeback

Andres Prieto isn’t discouraged by the odds against him. Facing a 2-0 deficit and the attention of nearly every Foothill defender, Placer High’s junior soccer sensatio ...

Week four football results, scores around the region: Placer outlasts Vista del Lago while Bear River downs Escalon

EDITOR’S NOTE: For the full story, interviews, stats and stars of the week, grab Sunday’s print edition of the Auburn Journal Placer 42, Vista del Lago 39 The Hillmen ...

Week 4 prep football previews: Placer, Bear River play rematch of 2014 thrillers

Games that could carry playoff implications down the road and three homecomings highlight this week’s foothills area prep football slate. In Escalon, Bear River’s Brui ...

WEEK 3 FOOTBALL PREVIEWS: Placer, Colfax, Foresthill football squads look to improve

Byes dot the foothills area grid slate this weekend as both Del Oro and Bear River will sit idle before resuming play next week with important games. For Del Oro (1-2), the Golden ...

Week two Friday Night football results, scores around the region

Editor's note: For full results, complete stats, photos, interviews and stars of the week, grab the Sunday print edition of the Auburn Journal. Placer 41, Damonte Ranch 26 Th ...

Week two Auburn-area prep football previews: Huge Friday night matchups for area teams on the gridiron

Argonaut (1-1) at Bear River (2-0), 7:30 p.m. A year ago this week, Bear River’s Terry Logue was in the spotlight as the veteran Bruins’ co-football coach was handed h ...

BACK TO FOOTBALL: Week one Auburn-area football previews

Pioneer (0-1) at Placer (1-0), 7:30 p.m., LeFebvre Stadium Joey Montoya didn’t need to frame his credentials when applying for the Placer High coaching gig back in 2007. He ...

Week zero football results: Placer, Del Oro, Bear River and Colfax win big

The first night of prep football opened with resounding success for most of the Auburn-area programs in the Sac-Joaquin Section on Friday. Placer, Del Oro, Bear River and Colfax a ...

Week zero Auburn-area football previews

Although the warm weather that hit the foothills area this week may not seem like fall, make no mistake that the curtain will rise on the high school football season tonight. And, ...

SATURDAY SPECIAL: Auburn-area football squads open season with full-contact scrimmages

Dennis Murphy barked instruction with authority Thursday as he directed Placer High football players through an aggressive ball-stripping drill on the Hillmen practice field. Thos ...

ARROYO SADDLES UP: Oklahoma State becomes next stop for former Colfax football star

As far as summers go, Marcus Arroyo made sure he savored this one. Still calling Tampa, Florida home base, first, it was a relaxing trip to Puerto Rico with wife Kelly and two-yea ...

Sierra Moon Goldsmiths asks for community support for employee with cancer

It’s been an eventful year for Molly Anderson-Moran. The Sierra Moon goldsmith gave birth to her second child in February, a baby girl she named Willow, and then in April the ...