Sports

Clock strikes midnight on Falcons’ dream season

COLFAX– Somewhere embedded in the Bermuda grass of Colfax High’s Marson Stadium, the Falcons’ dream football season came to rest here Saturday night. Playing in ...

Placer, Colfax, Del Oro players all among All-Section Teams

The Sacramento Valley Chapter of the National Football Foundation made its All-Sac-Joaquin Section football picks for the 2018 season with local talent littered throughout the list ...

OT thriller gives Bulldogs fourth state title

Folsom found a new way to win a game and picked a perfect time to do it. Playing Cathedral Catholic for a CIF I-AA state championship on Friday at Cerritos College, the Bulldogs c ...

Another Golden Eagle comeback falls just short of State Championship

NORWALK, California– All the Del Oro football team wanted was a chance.   Late-game, come-from-behind heroics have defined the Northern California champion Golden Eagl ...

E.V. Cain eighth-graders finish best season in school history

AUBURN– Placer High School boys basketball coaches from all three levels were on hand to peer into a crystal ball of the program’s future earlier this week. The E.V. C ...

Placer opens Argonaut tourney with win

Sophomore Max Petrenko scored 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help guide Placer’s boys basketball team past Paradise, 78-58, in the first round Thursday at the Argonaut ...

Lincoln takes sixth in Mark Fuller Tourney

Pulling together to score 105 points, the Lincoln High wrestling team earned sixth place and two gold medals out of 20 teams in the annual Mark Fuller Tournament held at Lincoln ...

Trojan soccer team falls to Cosumnes Oaks, 2-1

Oak Ridge High’s varsity boys’ soccer team suffered its first loss of the season on Thursday, falling to Cosumnes Oaks, 2-1. The team’s performance, however, was ...

Wheatland, Natomas wins put Zebras above .500

The Lincoln High girls soccer team finished the first week of play with a 2-1 record, but hit a lull last week to finish 1-2. The Fighting Zebras found their stride Wednesday and ...

Basketball shines; cross-country earns academic honors

Lincoln High basketball continues to roll on. The boys picked up some more hardware at the Bret Harte Tournament in Angels Camp over the weekend and the Fighting Zebras girls impro ...

Lincoln rebounds from Roseville loss

The fans who showed up for the Lincoln High boys soccer preseason match against Roseville last Thursday were treated to a rare occurrence – the Fighting Zebras lost. Howev ...

California Indoor Championships Dec. 27-30

Placer Valley Tourism is teaming up with Courtside Pickleball Center in Rocklin to host the California Indoor Championships sponsored by HEAD Pickleball.  This event will t ...

Benzel thanks school, community for support

Longtime Rocklin High School football head coach Greg Benzel stepped down from the program after 19 years in service to it. Athletic director Ryan Spears made the announcement a ...

Falcons' men's basketball team bounces back with come-from-behind win

One night after losing a home game they should have won, the Folsom Lake College men’s basketball team turned the tables and defeated a Contra Costa team that led by eight po ...