Colfax

Rawlins Sparks Falcons Past Mesa Verde, 24-13

CITRUS HEIGHTS – The Colfax Falcons’ football team bounced back to the winning side here Friday night and a big reason why was Pat Rawlins. Rawlins, a senior running back, was ...

Ladas, Moore spark Whitney past Colfax, 35-7

COLFAX – If Josh Ladas and Isaiah Moore weren’t household names with followers of the Whitney High football team - they are now. Ladas and Moore stepped up here Friday night an ...

Placer Frosh Improve To 5-0

By Mike Ray Gold Country News Services Hillmen Frosh Batter Cougars, 50-8; Now 5-0 Michael Robinson rushed for 160 yards and tallied five touchdowns to help power Placer’s fros ...

PVL Primer

Since its inception in 2002, Pioneer Valley League football supremacy has been the championship domain of three schools. In its eighth season, the PVL has seen Colfax grab four ou ...

Week Three Grid Matchups Pair Possible Playoff Foes

The calendar may still read September but for a few area high school football teams this weekend’s games could easily be previews of what’s to come in November, or for that ma ...

I-80 detour end is in sight

The road to rehab Interstate 80 just east of Colfax is moving into the home stretch – with the end of detours in view. Caltrans is anticipating that road rehabilitation of I-80 ...

Placer County assessment roll echoes drop in real estate values

Placer County’s assessment roll dropped 2.6 percent this year, according to figures released Monday by Placer County Assessor Kristen Spears. Spears blamed declining real estate ...

Blaze bond at beach training camp

For five days next week, 19 girls from area high school soccer teams will be stretched to their mental and physical limits at Dillon Beach on the Marin County coast. Conducted lik ...

Placer roads getting safer

Some folks feel safer, others don’t. But the stats are a revelation. Traffic accidents in Placer County have been dropping yearly since 2003. Rick Ward, commander of the Auburn ...

CIF Releases First League Realignment Proposal

Rumblings circulating out of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section office the last few months promised that sweeping changes would be forthcoming to the section’s league realignment and fo ...

Playoff Participants Not Smiling

“Where to now St. Peter?” The words that Elton John sang in the 1970s could literally sum up the feeling of the participants in this year’s Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV footb ...

Frosh Football Roundup: Del Oro Upends Granite Bay, 22-7

Nick O’Sullivan returned a punt 90 yards for one touchdown and added another score on an 8-yard run to help lead Del Oro’s freshman football team past Granite Bay, 22-7, Thurs ...

Smith, Remillard shine at PVL tournament

Colfax High’s Colby Smith shot a 3-under-par 69 to lead a field of 42 golfers at the Pioneer Valley League Tournament at Diamond Oaks Golf Course in Roseville Monday. Colfax com ...

Colfax golf places fifth at Rocklin Invitational

Nevada Union's Spencer Biersdorf shot a 4-under 68 to lead all golfers at the Rocklin Invitational at Sunset Whitney Country Club Monday. Three Rocklin golfers shot 72s to lead the ...