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Week zero football results: Placer, Del Oro, Bear River and Colfax win big

The first night of prep football opened with resounding success for most of the Auburn-area programs in the Sac-Joaquin Section on Friday. Placer, Del Oro, Bear River and Colfax a ...

Trojans win barnburner over Whitney, 57-55

High school football is officially back. The Oak Ridge Trojans got off to a hot start to their 2015 season winning a 57-55 thriller over the visiting Whitney Wildcats in El Dorado ...

MIKE VS IKE: Week zero Sac-Joaquin Section prep football picks

Stand up for the kickoff By IKE DODSON Jacob Capra’s first pancake block is so close I can almost put syrup on it. The hulking two-way Placer High linemen committed to Ore ...

Week zero Auburn-area football previews

Although the warm weather that hit the foothills area this week may not seem like fall, make no mistake that the curtain will rise on the high school football season tonight. And, ...

J.D. Richey: It's time for some fish triva

Okay gang, let’s test out your fishing knowledge! Take my little quiz here and see how well you know your finned friends. Are you are a super fish ninja...or perhaps just a l ...

FLC women's soccer team ready for season

In their two years of existence, Folsom Lake College’s women’s soccer program has had great success. The team has compiled a record a 36-6-3 and won a pair of Bay Vall ...

Trojans ready to improve on last season

Coming off a disappointing 5-5 season last year, Oak Ridge High’s varsity football team hopes for a better outcome this season. With star quarterback Ian Book returning for ...

EDH teen not defined by multiple sclerosis

Madison Harper had a difficult junior year at Oak Ridge High. She battled fatigue, muscle weakness and balance issues for most of the school year before she finally alerted her fa ...

EDH teen is woman's motivation to complete run

Shannon Farar-Griefer finished the Badwater 135-mile run held July 28-30 and has no idea how she did it. The 54-year-old runner had finished the grueling run from Death Valley to ...

Athlete of the Week: Ray Sanchez

This week’s Athlete of the Week isn’t from El Dorado Hills, but Ray Sanchez did something special for a local teenager. Sanchez, a 48-year old Sacramento resident, fin ...

BMX State Championships slated for Roseville

Oak Creek BMX in Roseville is gearing up to host the 2015 BMX NorCal State Championships August 28-30.  The three-day event will attract approximately 2,600 riders and spectat ...

Sierra College soccer opens 2015 season Thursday

Sierra College women’s soccer coach Jason Gantt will have the Wolverines rolling this week as they venture to southern California for a tournament. Sierra will open play in ...

2015 DEL ORO FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Golden Eagles loaded with battle-tested talent

With a pair of CIF State bowl appearances over the past four years and a scheduled littered with top-shelf non-league and Sierra Foothill League foes awaiting them, it’s safe ...

Folsom Lake College soccer teams open season at home Friday with doubleheader

With a summer of intense training behind them, the Folsom Lake College men’s and women’s soccer teams are set to open their seasons with a home doubleheader on Friday, ...