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Kicked out by the CIF?

A proposed revision to a California Interscholastic Federation bylaw would force soccer players to pick between playing for their club teams and suiting up for their high school sq ...

Tobiasz nets quick hat trick in Colfax rout

It took Colfax High’s Ashley Tobiasz only six minutes to record a hat trick Monday afternoon. The senior scored three early goals and the Falcons romped visiting Mesa Verde 8-1. ...

Colfax High coasts to crown at tournament

Filling in for injured starter Amber Cramer, senior goalkeeper Beka Bolger helped the Colfax High girls soccer team post four straight shutouts over the weekend at the Cal Spring C ...

Falcons soar to division repeat

TAHOE CITY — Minutes after finishing their races Monday morning, a large group of girls from Placer High’s snowboard team gathered at the bottom of the slalom course at Alpine ...

Placer girls sweep finale

TRUCKEE — Karly Kenworthy slipped and fell on her first slalom run. The Placer High junior was one of many skiers at Boreal to be awarded a rare re-run due to timing issues Mond ...

Hillgals seize top three spots

Karly Kenworthy, Haley Meyer and Paige Rothe swept the top three spots and the Placer High girls ski team cruised to another dominant win Monday in the third and final giant slalom ...

Placer's O'Connor dominates giant slalom

Placer High’s Katy O’Connor won the girls Central Division II snowboarding giant slalom at Northstar by more than 15 seconds Wednesday. O’Connor finished in a combined time ...

OT surge lifts Placer past Colfax

COLFAX — James Taber and the Placer Hillmen weren’t about to let it happen again. Less than a week after coming out flat in overtime and letting one slip away to Lincoln, Taber ...

Placer girls dominate giant slalom at Northstar

The Placer High girls varsity ski team dominated at Northstar Monday, taking four of the top five spots in a six-team giant slalom competition. Senior Hailey Meyer placed first, ...

Hillmen run out of rallies

STOCKTON — Trailing 14-0 less than four minutes into Friday night’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV title game, the Hillmen believed they could come back. And they did. Down t ...

Why State Bowl Berth Is Out Of Reach For Hillmen

Win, lose or draw Friday night in its CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV playoff championship game with Modesto Christian, make no mistake about it, the Placer Hillmen football team w ...

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 ...

Colfax-Placer rivalry short, but bitter

Although still in its infancy, the Placer-Colfax football rivalry has quickly turned into a must-see game every season. All the ingredients are there for this instant rivalry: two ...

Colfax falls in regular-season finale

The regular season ended on a heartbreaking note for Colfax High’s girls volleyball team Tuesday night with a home loss to El Dorado. After winning the match’s first game 25-2 ...

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 ...