Sports

Oak Ridge girls sweep Coach Sturgeon Invite

Oak Ridge’s varsity and freshman-sophomore girls’ cross country teams placed first at the Coach Sturgeon Invitational held at Ancil Hoffman Park on Friday. The varsity ...

Lady Trojans close in on SFL golf title

Oak Ridge High’s golf team is closing in on a Sierra Foothill League championship. A third-place finish or higher on Monday at the final league tournament of the season will ...

Auburn boy with Down syndrome scores touchdown

Malachi Haskin scored a heartwarming touchdown. Malachi, a fourth-grader at Auburn Elementary School who has Down syndrome and is partially deaf, took a handoff from the 50-yard l ...

Georgetown biker completes 400-mile endurance ride without GPS

Isaac Chilton completed his 400-mile mountain bike endurance ride, managing to get from Verdi at the California/Nevada border to Mendocino in fewer than four days. But the 44-year ...

Placer football overcomes rust, pounds Foothill, 55-13

Though the Hillmen gave up the first score of the night, the only outcome that was really in doubt Friday at LeFebvre Stadium was who would be crowned the homecoming king and queen ...

Bear River rallies past Colfax football, 21-20

COLFAX — The first big Pioneer Valley League football game of the season more than lived up to its hype here Friday night. In a hard-hitting game not for the faint of heart, ...

Stayin’ alive: Del Oro knocks off Oak Ridge, can still make playoffs

LOOMIS — Coach Casey Taylor and Del Oro High fully embraced a new offensive identity Friday night and Oak Ridge could not keep pace. Quarterback Logan Hurst made the wide op ...

Area roundup: Foresthill football falls; Forest Lake Christian soccer wins

Jake Sandbank ran for a touchdown and caught one from Marcus Quintanilla but it wasn’t enough for the Foresthill High football team to overcome several miscues in a 27-14 los ...

Sacramento City College football spoils Sierra College's homecoming

ROCKLIN — Sierra College was looking to rebound following a tough preseason schedule when its inaugural NorCal Conference game kicked off Saturday vs. rival Sacramento City C ...