Del Oro

Colfax, DO triumph in tourney openers

Stingy defense helped the Colfax High girls basketball team beat Elk Grove 54-35 Monday in the teams’ opening game of the Folsom Tournament.The Falcons (5-7) limited the Thunderi ...

Colfax, Del Oro split twinbill

COLFAX — For Belle Obert and her Del Oro High teammates, Monday night’s Sac-Joaquin Section Foundation Game was a chance to feel nervous before the calendar even turned to the ...

Eagles perched atop D-II rankings

The Del Oro High football team is in prime position to make history and play in a CIF state bowl game in December. But while regular-season success is important, the postseason wi ...

Placer Frosh Improve To 5-0

By Mike Ray Gold Country News Services Hillmen Frosh Batter Cougars, 50-8; Now 5-0 Michael Robinson rushed for 160 yards and tallied five touchdowns to help power Placer’s fros ...

Hillmen turn focus to speedy Nunley

James Nunley won’t need any introduction to the Placer High football team tonight. One year ago, Woodcreek’s star tailback sliced and diced the Hillmen defense, racking up 294 ...

Placer opens PVL slate with victory

CITRUS HEIGHTS — Junior outside hitter Sarah Francis led the Placer High girls volleyball team with four kills, six digs and two service aces Thursday night as the Hillgals defea ...

Butterfield Drawing Drawing Div. I Grid Looks

Saying that Del Oro High wide receiver Spencer Butterfield flew “under the radar” in the vision of collegiate football recruiters coming to visit area high schools this past sp ...

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 ...

Crider leaps past 36-year-old Placer triple-jump record

Placer High junior Brett Crider progressed by leaps and bounds in the triple jump this spring, nearly landing at the state championships. Crider broke Placer’s 36-year-old schoo ...

Del Oro survives shooting slump

LOOMIS — Katie Pulliam put her head in her hands when she heard the details of her team’s dismal shooting performance Thursday night. “It sucks,” the Del Oro senior said a ...

Intriguing Boys Playoff Match Ups On Horizon

Without a whole lot of fanfare and suspense, the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released its brackets on the section’s website for its playoff basketball tournament last Sunday afternoo ...

Girls hit hardwood for playoff openers

The Del Oro High girls basketball team relied on star power during its deep playoff runs over the past four years. The Golden Eagles (24-1) may lack big names this season, but the ...

Pairings set for basketball playoffs

They’re both aiming to be No. 1 in the Sac-Joaquin Section. For the time being, however, Del Oro High’s boys and girls basketball teams are both seeded No. 2 in their respecti ...

CIF Releases First League Realignment Proposal

Rumblings circulating out of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section office the last few months promised that sweeping changes would be forthcoming to the section’s league realignment and fo ...

Del Oro, Colfax rally for Arnett JV wins

Del Oro High’s junior varsity boys basketball team trailed by six points at halftime Monday before using a big third quarter to rally for an eventual 69-52 win over Del Campo in ...