Sac-Joaquin Section

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 ...

Graves, Wildcats overpower Hillmen to win title

FOLSOM — It took a court order to get Placer High into the playoffs. It took a flawless first half and another sensational night from Zack Graves to knock the Hillmen out. Place ...

Placer poised for playoff run

After an historic run to its first outright league championship in school history, the Placer High volleyball team is thirsty for more. The Hillgals (16-7 overall) earned the No. 5 ...

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 keeping their focus

There was no exuberant celebration following Kari Zajac’s Pioneer Valley League singles championship match victory last Friday at Auburn Racquet Club. The Colfax High senior was ...

Position of power

Rick Spears has seen high school sports from a variety of angles. As a student, he played high school sports. As an educator, he coached them ” football, basketball and baseball ...

Let the games begin

Ladies first. Five area high school girls basketball teams will hit the hardwood tonight, opening this season's CIF Sac-Joaquin Section basketball playoffs a day before several lo ...
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