playoffs

Which football team will return to the postseason?

With the new week comes a new poll question at our comprehensive regional sports Web site, placersports.com. Gold Country Media has recently launched Placer Sports as a one-stop s ...

Bigger Looks To Be Better For Grid Playoffs

If the initial first down of the 2009 high school football season is just three weeks away and fans second-guessing a coach’s decision to go for it on fourth down isn’t far beh ...

Playoff Participants Not Smiling

“Where to now St. Peter?” The words that Elton John sang in the 1970s could literally sum up the feeling of the participants in this year’s Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV footb ...

Update: Placer High football forfeit fight postpones Colfax playoff game

A judge issued a restraining order Friday putting the Colfax-Oakdale high school playoff football game scheduled for that night on hold. The order followed a court action filed Th ...

New Proposal Would Bring Sweeping Changes To CIF Football Playoff Format

It’s in its infancy stages and still has to be approved by vote, but the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section is formulating a plan – that if ratified by the section’s schools and leagues ...

PVL Football Playoff Scenario: Whitney's In But After That...

By Mike Ray Gold Country News Services While the possibilities are endless and the probabilities still numerous, one sure sign that the high school football playoffs must be aroun ...

Falcons, Hillmen advance to semis

Seniors Emmanuel Orozco and Brenden Armstrong pulled out a close third set in the No. 2 boys doubles match, helping the Colfax High tennis team edge host River City 4-3 on Monday i ...

Falcons miss Maurer, fall to No. 5 Linden

COLFAX “ Colfax High starting forward Lauren Maurer sat out with the flu, and the Falcons were lost without her. Fourth-seeded Colfax bowed out of the Sac-Joaquin Section Divisi ...

Time to rev it up

When officially unveiled this past Sunday, the pairings for the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section boys Div. IV basketball playoffs which begin tonight may be as pretentious as they've been i ...