Sports

Loomis water polo player helps Team USA qualify for Olympics

Following a standout showing at the University of Pacific where he has earned second team all-American honors, Alex Obert from Loomis may have thought his water polo career was win ...

Auburn Post 84 claims District 7 baseball crown

Placer High senior baseball standout Nick Sassarini came through with plenty of big hits this year, but perhaps none as important as the ball that hit him. Sassarini was tagged by ...

Granite Bay grad looks to make impact on Sierra College’s football team

Johnny Cooley was the perfect back for Granite Bay High’s fly-sweep offense.  The 2013 juggernaut running back had the burst to hit the secondary in four steps and the ...

BIRTHDAY BASH: Roseville Aquatics Complex Turns Twenty

Located in the heart of Woodcreek Oaks residences, adjacent to Woodcreek High School, the Roseville Aquatics Complex has been a friendly and inviting spot for families, children an ...

Broc Nicol wins 25-lap endurance feat at Fast Fridays

Auburn is the Endurance Capital of the World — known for physical endurance feats of all kinds. And Friday night Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway added its brand of endurance ...

FAMILIAR TRAIL: Placer freshman Claire Ross will take on the 2015 Tevis Cup

Over 200 riders will traverse the Western States Trail from Tahoe to Auburn Aug. 1 for a 100-mile trek that’s considered the oldest endurance trail ride in the world — ...

OUTDOORS: All your questions answered about the Char family

You gotta love brook trout. They are generally very willing biters and when you find ‘em, you usually find a bunch. But it’s the amazing coloration these guys sport th ...

Sierra College hosts three soccer camps

Sierra College women’s soccer coach Jason Gantt is the camp director for this year’s three sessions of the Sierra College Co-ed Wolverine Soccer Camp. The camp, which ...

SPORTS CHATTER: Placer's realignment talk generating lots of feedback

"It’s my own desire, it’s my own remorse Help me to decide. Help me make the most Of freedom and of pleasure Nothing ever lasts forever Everybody wants to rule ...

PEDAL POWER: Auburn residents complete Canada’s famed BC Bike Race

These days the wide grins of Auburn residents Dan Tebbs and Aron Yuveta parade about the Victory Velo Bike Shop on Lincoln Way, promoting customer satisfaction in one of the riches ...

Golf Tips: Approaching the green

If you’ve read the last two articles, you’ll remember we got off the tee and down the fairway. Now we need to approach the green with accurate distance control. How man ...

Rocklin tops Auburn in District 11 Little League Junior All-Star finals in Grass Valley

And then there were none. The last Auburn-area team alive in the 2015 Little League postseason, the Auburn 13-14 Junior All-Stars, is now the final casualty. Despite beating Rock ...