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Tigers fend off Placer in late season non-league match

The Roseville High girls volleyball team overcame another slow start Tuesday as it beat Placer in four games in a non-league match. Off their SFL bye on Monday, the Tigers took ...

Undefeated Thunder to host Del Oro on Friday

Rocklin High’s undefeated varsity football team will host a very tough Del Oro squad on Friday night in a game that could decide the Sierra Foothill League championship. The Thu ...

Season-opening guide to ski resorts

Here’s a helpful ski resort guide as the season gets underway: ALPINE MEADOWS: Challenging mountain, a favorite of locals, which speaks volumes about the terrain. Location: Hig ...

Moguls with Moseley to highlight Squaw birthday bash

Although there’s no telling who might be blowing out the candles, several big names in the ski world will be on the slopes Nov. 21 when Squaw Valley celebrates its 60th birthday. ...

Colfax falls in regular-season finale

The regular season ended on a heartbreaking note for Colfax High’s girls volleyball team Tuesday night with a home loss to El Dorado. After winning the match’s first game 25-2 ...

Obert is Athlete of the Week, new poll is upat Placer Sports

Fourty-four percent of the more than 2,000 Placer Sports readers who participated in the voting for last week’s Placer Sports Athlete of the Week selected Del Oro water polo star ...

EARLY RISERS - Karlie Garcia, Oakmont cross country

Our continuing series focusing on some of the region’s top freshman and sophomore athletes. Check each Wednesday for the last rising star. Karlie Garcia Oakmont High Sport ...

Red-hot Woodcreek, Granite Bay chasing Rio Americano

For as long as the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament has existed, it has been owned to the Raiders of Rio Americano High School. When this season’s postseason extrava ...

Grizzlies favored in boys polo playoffs

Fans of Sierra Foothill League boys water polo are holding out hope for a rematch of last week’s league tournament final when the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoffs hit the ...

Tigers, Thunder look to avert Granite Bay repeat

It has become customary in recent seasons for the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II boys soccer semifinals to be dominated by teams from the Sierra Foothill League. Last year’s ...