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Pleasant Grove storms back in second have to tip Thunder

SACRAMENTO _ The Rocklin High football team went after big game in their season opener and almost came away a winner, but a strong second half by Pleasant Grove gave the Eagles a 3 ...

Lacrosse catching on as high school club teams

ROSEVILLE _ The game of lacrosse may be new to the area but its roots date back nearly 900 years. As its popularity grows a number of local high school students have joined Woodcre ...

Whitney disarms Lancers in 35-27 defensive battle

It was a battle under the boards as the Whitney High girls basketball team set out to avenge its Capital Athletic League first-round loss to Cordova, and the Wildcats made good, 35 ...

Basketball preview

BOYS BASKETBALL After a gigantic win and two tough losses, the Whitney High School varsity boys basketball team is looking forward to the week ahead. The Wildcats (1-2 Capital Ath ...

Del Oro's title dream dashed in Carson

CARSON — Del Oro High’s historic 2011 football season ended with one last valiant effort. But Helix showcased its speed and skill in a six-minute blur in the second quarter and ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Eagles back to familiar perch

LOOMIS — Del Oro High’s defensive intensity is back just in time. The No. 2 Golden Eagles suffocated No. 7 East Union 66-33 in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III quarterfinal T ...

Remi Barry’s hoops odyssey

LOOMIS — Remi Barry’s route to the Gold Country wasn’t exactly direct. His is a basketball odyssey that has stretched from France to Florida to France to California to the u ...

Eagles eager for rematch, shot at title

LOOMIS — Max Magleby has dreamt of a rematch since his go-ahead pass sailed through wide receiver Freddie Cargile’s fingertips and fell incomplete in the end zone. The Del Oro ...

One step from state?

Del Oro High will be playing for its seventh section title since 1989. Rocklin High, opened in 1993, is still searching for its first. But both teams will battle for an honor even ...