Football

Del Oro preps for Rocklin, who still has much to play for

Over the years, if you are a prep football follower, you could almost always count on the outcome of the annual Del Oro-Rocklin game as affecting either the final Sierra Foothill L ...

Late surge gives Trojans win over Whitney

ROCKLIN– The Whitney High football team gave Oak Ridge all the Trojans could handle for a half, but the final 24 minutes allowed the visitors to chalk up a 49-6 victory Frida ...

Bruin-Falcon grid rivalry has had plenty of highlights

When Colfax and Bear River tee it up Friday night in their big Pioneer Valley League football showdown, there’s plenty of Falcon-Bruins grid history that has preceded them. ...

Big second half rallies Bruins past Foothill, 56-31

LAKE OF THE PINES– It was a tale of two halves Friday night at Dave Ramsey Stadium. Outplayed by visiting Foothill for most of the first half, the Bear River Bruins righted ...

PVL title on the line Friday in Colfax

Simmering all season, the prep football league races start to heat up with key games on the menu Friday that will carry implications that will linger into the postseason. In the ...

VCA improving despite fourth straight loss

CLARKSBURG‒ The Valley Christian Academy football team dropped its fourth consecutive game Friday at Delta, 38-26. Despite just a five-point halftime deficit, the Lions were pla ...

Yuba City drops Tigers to 2-6 after 35-6 blowout victory

ROSEVILLE– For the Roseville football team this fall, its season has been a roller coaster. The Tigers have experienced the highs and lows, with the highs coming in two nar ...

Del Oro survives a scare at Grant, escapes with undefeated record intact

DEL PASO HEIGHTS– The Del Oro Golden Eagles came from behind from both an early and late deficit to hold on and defeat the Grant Pacers, 22-21 Friday night. After a pair of ...

Del Oro survives a scare at Grant, escapes with undefeated record intact

DEL PASO HEIGHTS– The Del Oro Golden Eagles came from behind from both an early and late deficit to hold on and defeat the Grant Pacers, 22-21 Friday night. After a pair of ...

Colfax blanks the Blazers, readies for next week’s showdown with Bear River

OLIVEHURST– While Colfax and Bear River have battled twice over the past five years for CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division V football title honors, it’s been quite awhile ...

Placer stays unbeaten on the road at Oakmont

ROSEVILLE– Friday night at Oakmont High School wasn’t the typical pedal-to-the-metal offensive outburst the Placer Hillmen have grown accustomed to this season. It was ...

Week 9 Football Preview

Only three games remain in the regular season. Some teams are beginning to create separation from their league rivals, while others are trying to bolster their postseason resumes. ...

The dilemma local teams face for playoffs

With the Sac-Joaquin Section’s changes concerning the 2018 football playoffs, the door is closing on most Rocklin teams, although Rocklin High is not yet out of the picture. ...

Del Oro braces for tough SFL stretch run

With three games remaining in the regular season, the finish line is in sight for Sierra Foothill League football teams. And, with that in mind, the Del Oro Golden Eagles find the ...

Playoff upsets before the playoffs?

With three weeks left in the high school football regular season, the suspense is starting to build on just how the new CIF Sac-Joaquin Section football playoff system will actuall ...