Placer

Section football seedings sure to sprout various reactions

The Sac-Joaquin Section playoff brackets for football were released late Saturday afternoon, and the results were sure to elicit a gamut of emotions – from elation for a perc ...

Time for section to assemble football playoff puzzle, piece by piece

The year was 2007. Roseville and Rocklin high schools built impressive 8-2 regular-season records – and didn’t qualify for the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs. In 2005, B ...

Kicked out by the CIF?

A proposed revision to a California Interscholastic Federation bylaw would force soccer players to pick between playing for their club teams and suiting up for their high school sq ...

Hillmen run out of rallies

STOCKTON — Trailing 14-0 less than four minutes into Friday night’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV title game, the Hillmen believed they could come back. And they did. Down t ...

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 ...

Hillmen turn focus to speedy Nunley

James Nunley won’t need any introduction to the Placer High football team tonight. One year ago, Woodcreek’s star tailback sliced and diced the Hillmen defense, racking up 294 ...

UHLER'S Version: "It's a Wonderful Life"

Congratulations are in store for Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler and his family. There appears to be no economic recession or depression impacting the Uhler household. Ki ...

UHLER'S Version: "It's a Wonderful Life"

Congratulations are in store for Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler and his family. There appears to be no economic recession or depression impacting the Uhler household. Ki ...

Proposed septic tank regulations would burden residents

The State Water Resources Control Board has proposed a new set of regulations governing the installation and inspection of all new and existing septic systems. The new regulations ...

CIF Releases First League Realignment Proposal

Rumblings circulating out of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section office the last few months promised that sweeping changes would be forthcoming to the section’s league realignment and fo ...