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Placer Swim team making waves in the PVL

  FROM AUBURN JOURNAL Placer’s swim team is, dare to say, making waves. The team is undefeated in PVL competition; in its last competition, against Colfax on March 31, Placer’s girls compiled 148 points to Colfax’s 28, and Placer’s boys outdistanced Colfax 119-47. Needless to say, both boys and girls teams will be well-represented at […]

Golf beats Lincoln 204-230 to remain undefeated in the PVL

PVL Golf update Placer 204, Lincoln 230. Placer was led by freshman Sid Brown with a two under par 34. His brother Stanley finished 2nd with a 39. Ayden Danovaro added a 40, Gunnar Mayer a 43, and Zane Mitsuda a 48. Placer remains undefeated on the season and will face Center on Thursday at […]

Swimming still undefeated and going strong.

Placers swim team is 60 strong and off to a great start with wins over Foothill, Center and Colfax. Coach Lisa Huerta along with captains Steven Overdevest & Julia Vigarino are excited about the opportunity to do something that has not been accomplished at Placer in quite sometime and that is to win both the […]

JV Baseball Moved to Fairgrounds at 3:00 today

Due to unplayable conditions at Colfax the JV baseball game today, originally scheduled to be played at Colfax, is being moved to Auburn. Colfax JV and Placer JV will play today at the Fairgrounds with  first pitch slated for 3:00.

Placer Athletic events for Tuesday April 4th

  Baseball Placer JV and Varsity at Colfax 4:00 Boys Volleyball Lincoln at Placer – JV 5, Varsity 6 Tennis at Foothill 3:30 Golf vs Lincoln at Lincoln Hills Golf Course 3:00

Ryman Crone PR’s at Stanford Relays

Placer had several athletes qualify for the prestigous Stanford relays last Saturday and  Ryman Crone took advantage of the opportunity, and the excellent competition, setting a new personal-best mark of 4:21.85 in the mile, which was third in his heat. “He was really happy for that time,” coach Katy Chamberlin said. “His goal for the season […]

Placer track does well at Colfax Invitational

  From Auburn Journal Sports Nearly 1,000 track and field athletes converged on Colfax High’s Marson Stadium for Friday’s Colfax Invitational, and despite 26 different schools from the Northern California and Nevada competing, it was a very good showing for foothills area athletes. “All in all, it was a good meet,” said Colfax High track […]

Track defeats Foothill in first PVL meet

  From Auburn Journal Sports It’s going to be a big weekend for the Placer High track and field team. Fresh off a strong PVL-opening dual on Wednesday at Foothill in Sacramento, the Placer team will travel up to Colfax for a meet today. A few members of the team will also comete at the […]

Kendall Arnett Tournament teams doing well in post season basketball

The participants in the 2016-17  Kendall Arnett are showing their strength in the playoffs. Four of the eight teams in this years Kendall Arnett tournament have advanced to the CIF State Playoffs and 3 of them are still playing into the second round. The Hillmen, who won the Kendall Championship,  are an #8 seed in […]

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Placer beats Analy 73-52 to advance in state playoffs.

FROM THE AUBURN JOURNAL They’ve been the engine driving the car all season, this trio of senior leaders on Placer High’s boys basketball team, and they did it again Wednesday night, each taking his moment to shine. But this time, in the opening round of the CIF Div. III State Basketball Championships, Jeremy Lillis, Jordan […]

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