El Dorado

Placer, El Dorado authorities arrest five in burglary investigations

  Sheriff’s investigators have arrested five people after investigations into separate strings of burglaries in El Dorado and Placer counties. Placer County Sheriff&rs ...

Longtime Oakmont coach receives state honor

Rick Ramirez doesn’t coach just to collect a stipend and personal accolades. About the best reaction he could come up with upon learning he was named the California Coaches ...

Top-seeded Oakmont rolls on to UC Davis and into Division III section volleyball final

Oakmont High School’s girls volleyball team is rollin’ like the stone Bob Dylan sung about. The now 33-2 Vikings swept El Dorado 25-15, 25-18, 25-19 to advance to the ...

Section finals scheduled in cross country, soccer, water polo

The first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs on Friday will be followed by championship Saturday in cross country, water polo and boys soccer, and Roseville high sc ...

There’s nothing soft about Roseville soph’s arm

The high school water polo season began with Roseville coach Brad Molina doing something he’d never done before: He brought up a sophomore to his varsity team.Of course, a 90 ...

Oakmont volleyball wins Watsonville tourney title

Oakmont High School defeated South San Francisco 27-25, 25-8 to win the Watsonville Volleyball Tournament last weekend.Katie Carte and Ally Wubben had nine kills each for the Vikin ...

Oakmont volleyball picks up where it left off

With a coaching change and a core of young athletes, Oakmont High School’s girls volleyball team is poised to do what no Oakmont girls’ volleyball team has done in six years.He ...

Woodcreek girls fourth, Roseville boys fifth in tourneys

Roseville High School shot to early leads in winning its final two games and finishing fifth at the Maverick Varsity Classic last weekend at Mesa Verde.The Tigers (6-7) blew out Me ...

U.S. Soccer ultimatum: Play for the academy or high school

An ultimatum recently was handed down by the U.S. Soccer Federation, asking players in its Development Academy who also compete in high school to choose one or the other.The Califo ...

Valley Christian girls win with power in reserve

With one starter and four reserves on the floor at the end, Valley Christian Academy defeated visiting Woodland Christian 48-36 on Thursday night in its final nonleague tuneup.The ...