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Del Oro to play for state championship

There were no big surprises from the California Interscholastic Federation selection committee for the California State Bowl Championship games, which were announced Sunday afterno ...

Whitney’s Hodgens sets pace for 2012

FRESNO _ Whitney High cross country runner Ryan Hodges turned in a time of 16:16 at the California State Cross Country Meet, Saturday, to finished 48th among Division III boys. The ...

Del Oro turns it around to top Placer

LOOMIS — Coach Joey Montoya winced as he thought about the handful of miscues and bobbles that cost his Placer High football team a shot at perhaps the biggest win in school hist ...

Matching their skills on the gridiron

Rick Padilla didn’t need to be talked into a football game pitting Placer County law enforcement against their Nevada County counterparts. More than 40 Placer law men jumped at t ...

Arent grows by leaps, bounds

ROCKLIN — Casey Arent is no longer just, “a kid that’s tall.” That’s how the Del Oro High graduate described himself after a prep career that was admittedly mediocre. Up ...

Del Oro goes OT, gets its rematch

The Del Oro High girls basketball team is headed back to Power Balance Pavilion with some revenge in mind. The Golden Eagles rallied in the fourth quarter, then pulled away in ove ...

Eagles reaching rarified air

“Ubuntu,” or all for one. It’s an African word and the motto of the Del Oro High girls basketball team this year. The Golden Eagles prove their talent, coupled with unity on ...

Ex-football star pleads to burglary, impersonating a cop

A Rocklin man originally facing charges of extortion can now expect a sentencing at his next court date. Chad Richard Mowry, who was 26 when he was arrested in July, pleaded no co ...

Turnaround leads to title for Del Oro

SACRAMENTO — Casey Taylor and his Del Oro High School football team were in no hurry to get out of the rain Saturday night. The Golden Eagles soaked in the thrill of victory for ...