Drew Yeargin

ALL-LEAGUE - Local prep gridiron stars claim hardware

With the 2016 prep football season in the books, league commissioners from the Roseville area gathered late last week to select the top performing players in the Sierra Foothill Le ...

Grizzlies can’t get past Pacers, extend season

Friday night’s first-round playoff football game featuring No. 7 Grant and No. 11 Granite Bay was a rollercoaster of emotions.  The Grizzlies experienced the highs of a ...

ENCORE PRESENTATION: Roseville & Granite Bay extend the show

As one of only two football teams entering the playoffs this year with a sub-.500 record, the Granite Bay Grizzlies have their work cut out for them this postseason.  The No. ...

Granite Bay clinches playoff berth with win over Rocklin

Four weeks ago, Granite Bay’s football team was nearly written off.  The Grizzlies sat at 1-6 on the year and 0-3 in league play. The team’s chances for making th ...

FOOTBALL PICKS: Playoff teams on the brink get one last shot

GRANITE BAY (3-6, 2-3 SFL) vs. ROCKLIN (4-4, 1-4 SFL), 7:30 p.m. Players to watch: Granite Bay: QB Jade Foddrill (10), Evan Tattersall (9)QB, RB/S Chris Osby (28), WR Brad Jones ...

Granite Bay edges out Woodcreek to keep playoff hopes alive, again

When Granite Bay needed it most, Coach Jeff Evans was able to turn to his two bruising running backs and give them the rock with a chance to grind out an old-fashioned win.  ...

Grizzlies earn first SFL win, keep playoff hopes alive on homecoming

As Jeff Evans has learned in his many years of coaching: what doesn’t kill a team, only makes it stronger. Granite Bay endured four weeks of winless football this season bef ...

GRIDIRON PREVIEW: Woodcreek, Roseville, Oakmont, Granite Bay & VCA host big games

ROSEVILLE (6-1, 3-1 CVC) vs. Whitney (6-1, 4-0 CVC), 7:15 p.m. Players to watch: Roseville: QB Nick Martig (16), TE/DE Jimmy Jaggers (82), RB/S Brendan McMinn (32), RB Jay Razzan ...

Granite Bay beats top-25 Bay Area power with smash-mouth football

Granite Bay played to its strength Friday night on the road in San Jose and it paid dividends. The Grizzlies, who employ a hefty offensive line averaging nearly 250 pounds, punish ...

Local squads prep for big tests this week; Woodcreek hosts lone home game

ROSEVILLE (2-0) at RIVER VALLEY (0-2), 7:30 p.m. Players to watch: Roseville: QB Nick Martig (16), TE/DE Jimmy Jaggers (82), RB Jay Razzano (23), RB/LB Nick Gori (44), LB Josh Ba ...