placer

Placer rallies to top Whitney

ROCKLIN — Cameron Southward wasn’t sure how the football ended up floating in front if his face near midfield, but the Placer High senior knew what to do when he saw it. South ...

Stunning comeback gives Placer frosh PVL crown

The Placer Hillmen frosh football team pulled off a stunning comeback at Whitney High in Rocklin Thursday night and with it, grabbed the Pioneer Valley League championship. Traili ...

Which outcome was most surprising?

This weekend's football games included some highly anticipated matchups, some of which delivered on the drama and others which did not.And then, there was that game at Woodcreek th ...

Lincoln at Placer - who will win?

It may be just a regular season game Friday night in Auburn, but the matchup between the resurgent Lincoln High football team and Placer has the local hype maching working overtime ...

Numbers don’t tell Myers’ story

A soccer player’s value to her team isn’t always apparent on paper. Rachel Myers is proof positive of that. The Placer High graduate has not scored a goal for Sierra College ...

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 ...

Which 3-0 record is most impressive?

A new week has arrived, and with it a new poll at our all-sports Web site, www.placersports.com. This week, we want to know which season-opening football winning streak you find m ...

Hillmen halt Rams' 15-game run

ORANGEVALE — The Placer High football team needed a stout defense and plenty of patience to snap Casa Roble’s 15-game winning streak Friday night. The Hillmen gutted out a 31- ...

Young runners results at Rocklin Thunder cross country

The junior varsity girls from Placer High carried the banner for the Hillgals at the Rocklin Thunder cross country invitational Friday. As Woodcreek’s Stephanie Murphy won th ...

Woodcreek girls, Rocklin boys strong at Thunder Invite

While Granite Bay junior Brooke Holt cruised to an easy win in the 5K varsity girls event, the Woodcreek High girls cross country team brought the depth that won the team title at ...