football

He has a ball making the call

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on football officiating in the foothills. For Part II, come back Monday. On a good night, Dan Costello will get home arou ...

Final-minute touchdown secures first Roseville win

The Roseville High School football team picked up its first victory of the season in dramatic fashion on Friday night. The Tigers used a wild fourth-quarter finish to defeat Frank ...

Pitman pounds Vikings 24-0

Friday, the Oakmont Vikings ran into a tough Pitman High team in Turlock, still smarting from its loss a week earlier to Granite Bay. Oakmont came out on the short end of a 24- ...

Reno rolls snake eyes at Granite Bay

What could possibly be better than a crisp Friday night in Granite Bay watching high school football with the smell of popcorn and hot dogs in the air? The answer of course is tha ...

Improving Tigers fall to 0-2 after loss to third-ranked Pleasant Grove

After its defense held third-ranked Pleasant Grove three and out on the game’s first possession, Roseville’s punt return team was called for having twelve men on the field on f ...

Woodcreek edges Placer in OT

ROSEVILLE - Woodcreek High’s miserable losing skid on the football field is over. James Nunley sliced and diced his way to 250 rushing yards and the Timberwolves stopped Placer ...

Rump roasts Panthers defense, 62-15

Revenge is always sweet, especially against a rival. It’s extra gratifying when it’s a 62-15 whooping, such as the Sierra College football team put on Sacramento City Saturday. ...

Vikings jumpstart new season

As wins go it wasn't pretty, but Coach Dale Mortensen, his staff and players will take it, after downing the Foothill Mustangs 14-6, in the season opener for both teams. The Viki ...

Woodcreek rammed by Casa Roble

Woodcreek 14, Casa Roble 32 The Timberwolves battled the Casa Roble Rams Friday night in Orangevale and came up short 32-14. The score was 7-7 coming out of the first quarter, bu ...

Roseville falls to Rio LInda

Rio Linda 21, Roseville 7 Last night, the Tigers kicked off the season with a loss at Rio Linda, 21-7. The Tigers were plagued by turnovers totaling five in the game including o ...