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Tennis plays for section title today in Stockton

AUBURN JOURNAL One to go. As expected, Placer High’s coed tennis team made short work of its Section semifinal opponent, sweeping Mountain House 9-0 on Tuesday to claim a berth in the final on Thursday at Oak Park in Stockton. It wasn’t even as close as Monday’s quarterfinal, in which players from Delhi pushed a […]

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Tennis big winners at individual section championships

From Auburn Journal The Placer High coed tennis team hit even loftier heights on Saturday, prompting coach Tom Isaac to make a bold assertion. “This team, this year,” he said, “someday, they’ll be in the (Placer High) Athletic Hall of Fame.” Winning four of the five individual Section titles to cap off a record-breaking season […]

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Girls track wins the Nevada Union Invitational Meet

Auburn Journal Sports Placer High track team manager Katy Chamberlin said the team viewed the Kays Ostrom NU/Bear River Invitational last Friday as a bit of a warmup for the PVL finals meet Tuesday and Thursday. Placer’s girls warmed up by winning the thing. Marin Chamberlin won the 800 meters in 2:24.56; teammates Riley Lasher […]

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Mitsuda helps Golf wins PVL Championship

Placer finished the season with an undefeated 8-0 record by beating Lincoln 211-248 at Auburn Valley Golf Club. The Hillmen were led by Zane Mitsuda who recorded a three over par 39, his career low score. Stanley Brown shot a 40, followed by Ayden Danovaro with a 42. Sid Brown added a 44 and Gunnar […]

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Placer Track does well at Del Oro Invite.

FROM AUBURN JOURNAL With league and divisional championship meets just around the corner, area track athletes flocked to Loomis Friday for the long-running Del Oro Invitational track and field meet. Good competition in all events gave athletes the chance to start tapering their performances for the upcoming key meets that lie just around the corner. […]

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Softball stays in first with win over Colfax

FROM AUBURN JOURNAL It looks like Placer’s A-Team is starting to show up on the softball field.If coach Aaron Rubio had a plan, it’s definitely coming together.Zoey Lykins tripled, singled, scored twice and drove in four, and the Hillgals scored seven runs in the second inning on their way to a 12-2, six-inning win at […]

Placer Boys and Girls track remains undefeated with wins at Lincoln.

From the Auburn Journal Placer’s boys track team put on a show on Thursday in a dual at Lincoln, and the Hillmen needed every single point. The varsity boys’ final came down to a third-place tie in the high jump, which gave the Hillmen 68.5 points to Lincoln’s 67.5.It was a thrilling end to a […]

PVL Tennis Standing Update

PVl Team Scores from April 18th Placer 9           Colfax 0 Bear River 7    Foothill 2 Center  7         Lincoln 2 League Standings Placer            8-0 Colfax            6-2 Bear River     5-3 Center           4-4 Lincoln    […]

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Boys and Girls swimmers stay undefeated with wins over Lincoln

  The Placer swim teams remained undefeated in league play with wins over Lincoln at ARD on Thursday.Placer boys defeated Lincoln 125-35. The Girls beat Lincoln 138-38. Placer travels to Bear River on April 21st for the showdown vs Bear River with the PVL title on the line. On the girls side Placer and Bear […]

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Golf remains undefeated in PVL with a victory over Center

Placer 231 Center 298 Placer handily beat Center 231-298 on a rainy, windy Thursday at Auburn Valley Golf Club. Stanley Brown led the Hillmen with a two over par 38 besting his brother Sid who posted a 41. Other Placer scores included Gunnar Mayer with a 49, Tayven Winans a 50, and Malcomb Clader 53.

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