Placer High

Placer Spikers Outlast Falcons In Five

COLFAX – Monday night’s Pioneer Valley League girls volleyball showdown between Placer and Colfax is a fine example of why they keep score in athletics. In a back and forth ...

Autumn Splendor In The Foothills...

One of the high points of being able to live in the foothills – especially this time of the year – is the autumn splendor that transcends the area from Loomis to Colfax and al ...

Hillmen, Falcons Overwhelm "Smackdown" Foes

SACRAMENTO – If there’s anything that came from the first two games of the “Smackdown at Sactown” football showcase held at Grant High School Friday night’s it’s this: ...

Independence Day festivities abound in Auburn

On Independence Day, one can be sure to be surrounded by cheering as parades go by, the explosive sensation of fireworks, the sweet smoky smell of barbecues and a general sentiment ...

68th Kendall Arnett Pairings Unveiled

The pairings have been released for next week’s 68th edition of the Kendall Arnett boys basketball tournament as hosted by Placer High. Eight teams – all holdovers from last ...

Falcons, Hillmen taking it to the field

All attention in the Pioneer Valley League football race turns its focus to Colfax High?s Marson Stadium Friday night when the Colfax Falcons and Placer Hillmen square off with und ...

Big On Zero

Changes are forthcoming in 2010 for high school football teams in regards to new league realignments, the qualifying format for the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs and the new sel ...

"Big Jim" hosts state championships

“Big Jim” Mullins, left, greets Mark Faulkner, Placer High snowboarding coach, during a rail jam at Mount Shasta last Tuesday. Many Auburn-area residents might recognize Mullin ...

Colfax clamps down on Placer

Like a good scout, Colfax High girls basketball coach Dave Campbell made sure his troops were prepared. The Falcons focused on shutting down Placer’s top scorers Wednesday night ...

Hillmen vanquish Mavericks

Seniors Josh Klem and James Taber each posted double-doubles for the Placer High boys basketball team Wednesday night in its 76-44 victory over host Mesa Verde in Citrus Heights. ...