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GB's Lee thrives as DII golfers battle elements

In windy conditions that sent scores soaring into the triple digits in many cases, Granite Bay High freshman Paige Lee managed to keep her game under control in winning the individ ...

Del Oro soccer's playoff hopes dented by Rocklin

LOOMIS — Rocklin High loaded up its backfield and double-teamed Del Oro’s offensive threat Kolby Mitnick all night. Coach Grant Depue’s plan to play to a draw worked perfect ...

A long journey back to Jessup

Patricia Plummer has had quite a college volleyball odyssey. She’s spent each of her four years of eligibility at a different school. She’s gone from local schools to the East ...

SFL superpowers collide in OT classic

The huge crowd that assembled in the stadium at Del Oro High Friday night came expecting a show, and they certainly got their money’s worth. In a contest that certainly lived ...

Weigh in on the SFL soccer race at placersports.com.

This week’s Placer Sports online poll asks you to tell us which team in the tightly bunched SFL soccer playoff chase is most likely to miss the postseason. Granite Bay, with ...

Fast freshman takes top spot in SFL cross country

As illness continues to impact high school sporting events nationwide, it was cross country’s turn to go short-handed Wednesday in Grass Valley. The Sierra Foothill League har ...

Wild race for SFL playoff spots as second half starts

A look at the Sierra Foothill League boys soccer standings at the midway point of the season had a few familiar names, and one big surprise, up near the top. While you would expect ...

Youth is served in first SFL golf tournament

Continuing a trend that has been established throughout the dual meets over the past few weeks, a pair of youngsters jumped to the head of the class when the Sierra Foothill League ...

Voting is live for the athlete of the week

The newest feature at our regional all-sports Web site, Placer Sports, launched this morning, when we released three candidates for our first Athlete of the Week of the fall high s ...

Showcase links players with college scouts

The business of athletic scholarships is becoming an art form as players, parents and coaches seek to refine the process by which they gain the attention of the college scouts. ...

Pistole brings softball to William Jessup

The desire to introduce softball to the athletic menu at William Jessup University in Rocklin turned former Del Oro High softball star, Jessica Pistole, into a fundraising machine. ...

Woodcreek's Breault homers, but North drops Optimist game

It wasn’t enough to deliver victory to her North team in the Optimist All Star Softball Game, but it was a nice way to close out her high school career for Woodcreek High senior ...

Last chance for final look at local spikers

After an exciting boys season came to an end with the first-ever section high school volleyball championships, the Optimist All Star Volleyball Games are back, featuring the best s ...

Dramatic comeback; Grizzlies topple Golden Eagles

What began as a game with the feel of the most anticlimactic of contests ended with one of the most dramatic results in recent Sac-Joaquin Section baseball playoff memory, a come-f ...

Grizzlies maul Del Oro, gain advantage in postseason battle

The name Young has become synonymous with big performances in playoff games for the Granite Bay High baseball team. As he brother Nick did a few years back, when as a junior he do ...