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Placer: Let's have another

The good news started flowing when Placer High won the coin toss Friday night at LeFebvre Stadium. It didn’t stop until well after the final whistle of the Hillmen’s 57-20 rom ...

Sierra Marlin swimmers sign with colleges

Nine Sierra Marlin athletes have signed letters of intent during the NCAA early signing period this week. They include Vista del Lago’s Josh Choi (University of Notre Dame) and ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Woodcreek bests Placer in non-league golf play

Despite seeing a pair of Placer golfers post the day's low scores, the Woodcreek High girls golf team managed to prove that its depth is the big thing this season. The Timberwol ...

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 ...

Holt runs with region’s elite at Stanford

More than 1,000 girls took to the course at the Stanford Invitational cross country meet Saturday in Palo Alto, participating in six different divisional races. With the temperatur ...

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- ...

Hillmen light up LeFebvre

By Todd Mordhorst Gold Country News Service The Placer High football team dashed out to a 21-0 lead and not even James Nunley could catch the Hillmen Friday night. Woodcreek’s ...

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 ...

Granite Bay's Holt wins Del Oro cross country title

Defending section cross country champion Brooke Holt picked up where she left off last year, as she captured the varsity girls competition at the Del Oro Invitational Thursday in L ...