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Canine cancer awareness drives Pilot Hill woman

PILOT HILL – Tinkerbell, a bright-eyed Pembroke Welsh Corgi, was showing signs of trouble. Margot Farrelly was noticing the dog’s stool was bloody and the 8-year-old&r ...

Granite Bay volleyball calls on Plummer

There is a short list of coaches who have the talent coming back Tricia Plummer has. The first-year girls volleyball head coach at Granite Bay High School is blessed with three se ...

One big game put Granite Bay senior Keeney on radar

The recruiting process and scholarship offers come in all shapes and sizes. Five-star, five-tool, can’t-miss prospects and other Johnny B. Good’s get all the media att ...

Two sports are better than one for Woodcreek's Layton

It’s been several years now since high school sports saw its tide shift toward the athlete specializing — or focusing — on one sport. By their choice or at the u ...

Local football recruits in search of an offer they can’t refuse

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories the Press Tribune plans to publish throughout the summer on the college recruiting process. In today’s Press Tri ...

Granite Bay's Marakas high-jumps to the front of the line in signing with UCLA

Alex Marakas wasn’t a student-athlete who was recruited from the day he landed on his high school campus. He wasn’t labeled a “can’t-miss” prospect wh ...

Valley Christian’s Flood signs to play volleyball at Simpson

Valley Christian Academy senior Emily Flood signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball at Simpson University in Redding. Flood has been a student at Valley Christian he ...

Roseville baseball trio adapts, contributes at next level

Times have changed. Talks with mom and dad are cut short, and the team bus doesn’t wait. Shaun Mize and Brad Gerig made a quick trip home Tuesday with the University of Neva ...

From McCook to Ole Miss, local athletes are moving on

National Signing Day brings together high school senior student-athletes who are achieving the same dream: to continue playing their favorite sport at the collegiate level. The fi ...

Old Oakmont teammates are slammin’ at the next level

DAVIS — They attended Oakmont High School together, practiced and played together, took on the Sierra Foothill League together and came within one point of winning a Sac-Joaq ...