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Sierra Nevada Racing Series set to begin Saturday

With the rapid growth of high school cycling teams in the Sierra foothills, county officials have decided to give the green light for a local racing series.Jan. 22 will kick-start ...

New poll at Placer Sports - defending baseball titles?

The participation in our last poll at Placer Sports (www.placersports.com), our regional all-sports Web site, generated a lot of buzz as more than 3,000 or our readers (64 percent) ...

New poll question at Placer Sports - DIII hoops playoffs

Our new poll question at our regional all-sports Web site (www.placersports.com) asks for your opinion on Division III boys basketball. The most recent version of the D-III power ...

Who will win a section title?

As the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs wind down, the matchups get more intense with each weekend. Of the four teams that are in the hunt for a section crown from the coverag ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...