volleyball

2015 Sac-Joaquin Section volleyball playoffs - SOMETHING TO PROVE: Bear River slighted by No. 3 playoff seed despite 36-3 overall record

California’s winningest prep volleyball team doesn’t feel the love from its own section office. A Bear River team that leads the state with a 36-3 overall record, went ...

Ex-teammates collide on court

It’s a long way from Colfax to Arcata, but for a few hours last week the volleyball court at Humboldt State turned into a friendly rivalry of ex-Colfax Falcon teammates. Fo ...

Oct. 25 fall sports roundup: Bear River, Forest Lake capture volleyball wins

Volleyball Bear River 3, Lincoln 0 The Bruins downed Lincoln in 25-11, 25-15, 25-12 scores after Savannah Wirth and Melanie Jenkins combined for 25 assists. Kaely Rath had six ki ...

Placer, Bear River survive PVL volleyball scares vs Lincoln, Colfax

The Placer volleyball team is best when backed into a corner. The Hillmen overcame early Lincoln success by outlasting the Fighting Zebras in a 3-2 thriller Wednesday at Lincoln. ...

RALLY GIRLS: Placer takes third game 15-11 to overcome rival Colfax in volleyball comeback

The walls of Earl Crabbe Gymnasium echoed an orchestra of hollers and cheers Thursday, as a boisterous Placer High volleyball team bellowed celebration after celebration amid a thr ...

Placer County, Folsom volleyball stars finish second at Nationals

Libby Deters and Brooke Hershberger have outgrown the Golden State. The two incoming Granite Bay High seniors played pivotal roles for the Grizzlies’ girls volleyball team t ...

Car accident doesn’t keep Roseville duo from the floor in volleyball finale

The black and orange uniform is much more than spirited apparel for Roseville High seniors Christian Habeil and Bailey Jensen. Both played vital roles in Roseville’s late-se ...

Cross country, volleyball move on to post season

Colfax High’s cross country teams will vie in Saturday’s CIF Sac-Joaquin sub-section divisional meet at Frog Town near Angels Camp. The top finishers will move on to th ...

Colfax Elementary Seeks Volleyball Coach

Colfax Elementary School is looking for a boys volleyball coach for the current fall season. The position has a paid stipend. The seaosn for Colfax runs in September and October. ...

Colfax High places four on all-PVL spike team

Four first-round selections and a co-league MVP went Colfax High School’s way in this year’s all-Pioneer Valley League volleyball team. The Lady Falcons, who finished at 7-3 i ...

Falcons sweep Center, await Bruins

The Colfax High volleyball team crushed Center 25-12, 25-8, 25-15 in Sacramento Wednesday to set up a showdown with Bear River on Monday. A Falcons win would force a three-way tie ...

Injured players keep team spirit going

Sitting on the sidelines isn’t fun in any sport, but someone has to do it. But being put off the playing field or court because of injury is sometimes harder for athletes to take ...

Colfax High Sports Briefs

FALCON BOOTERS LOSE AT CENTER, 4-2 The Colfax High soccer team couldn’t find its defense Tuesday at Center and ended up dropping a 4-2 Pioneer Valley League match to the host Co ...

Falcons trip Forest Lake Christian, 2-1

Michael Moore and Ben Rooker each tallied goals to help push the Colfax Falcons past Forest Lake Christian, 2-1, in a non-league soccer match played last Friday in Colfax. The mat ...