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PORTLANDIAN: Sierra College star, Placer grad Isaiah Pineiro signs with Portland State

Placer High graduate Isaiah Pineiro had better acquire a taste for free range chickens and pretentious coffee shops, because he’s headed to Portland. The Sierra College bask ...

Local players lead Optimist All-Stars

ANTELOPE-- For 17 Gold Country Media athletes, Saturdays 38th annual Optimist High School Basketball All Star Games marked the end of their high school playing careers and for some ...

Granite Bay duo headlines Oakmont’s dive meet

Coming into Wednesday’s dive meet, Granite Bay’s Melia Stout won nearly every match against her younger teammate. Four in a row to be exact.  But an upset was bre ...

Fishing tips: The mechanics of Striper trolling

With the wacky weather, unseasonably warm water temps, low water and a complete lack of winter, stripers in the Delta and rivers have been acting a bit wacky this season. One day ...

All American Speedway opens this Saturday

With a winter hiatus behind them and a few weekends of testing and tuning in March, race teams are anxious to put their foot down for the first race of the season on Saturday at Al ...

LOCK AND LOAD: Auburn Gold Miners expect a terrific trapshooting season

In his second year as head coach with the Auburn Gold Miners Youth Trapshooting Team, Rich Lopez is going to see the fruits of his labor pay off in a big way. Now a squad of 33, t ...

EARLY GRIDDERS: Area recruits enjoy spring football practice with Sierra College

ROCKLIN — Utilizing the first program of its kind outside of the Bay Area, Sierra College is allowing 36 high school football recruits an opportunity to get familiar with its ...

Q&A with Andrew Susac: Roseville native designated for River Cats opening day roster

In 2011, the San Francisco Giants drafted Roseville native, Jesuit High graduate and Oregon State University catcher Andrew Susac in the second round of the MLB Amateur Draft. Sin ...

How Rocklin track and field stacks up in the SFL

The Rocklin High track and field team will be competing in the Division I Sierra Foothill League. Although the Thunder boys and girls will have to go some to win the team title, th ...

Sierra Foothill League hearing Thunder on the courts

The Rocklin High boys tennis team approached spring break with a six-match win streak and Sierra Foothill League wins over Oak Ridge (8-1) and Del Oro (6-3). Rocklin is playing so ...