football

Sierra tripped up in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Brandon Michalkiewicz glanced at the final score and shook his head. In a game that was still up for grabs midway through the fourth quarter, City College of Sa ...

Roseville can't ground Eagles

The schedule got tougher for the Roseville High football team Friday night. After a season-opening loss to Rio Linda a week ago, the Tigers welcomed highly regarded Pleasant Grove ...

Grizzlies kick Burbank with power game

A stellar defensive effort and great results in the kicking game were the keys to victory for the Granite Bay High football team Friday night in a 22-6 home win over Burbank. T ...

Oakmont wins thriller in home opener

Thrilling doesn't describe the show put on at Oakmont Friday night. The Vikings (1-1) won 35-34 in the last seconds of their preseason game against Pitman. The energy at Oakm ...

Hillmen light up LeFebvre

By Todd Mordhorst Gold Country News Service The Placer High football team dashed out to a 21-0 lead and not even James Nunley could catch the Hillmen Friday night. Woodcreek’s ...

Finally, a formidable foe for Sierra

After opening their season with a pair of convincing victories on the road, the Sierra College Wolverines face their toughest test yet in the Bay Area Saturday afternoon. Sierra, ...

Tough schedules continue in high school football

No one can accuse the football coaches in the Sierra Foothill League from scheduling soft opponents in the non-league portion of the schedule. A week after three of the four local ...

Tough night in Fremont for VCA football

The Valley Christian Academy football team lost 33-0 to California School for the Deaf in Fremont Friday night. CSD scored 26 points in the first half before cruising to victory in ...

Grizzlies strong again, dump Bay Area power in opener

The Granite Bay High football team set a strong tone for its season at Saturday’s Battle at the Capital classic as it knocked off a tough Pittsburg team 30-20 at Prairie City Sta ...

Late touchdown seals Vikings fate

Chalk it up to a game it had and then lost. Oakmont crumbled in the final minutes of its season opener at Foothill Friday night, losing 16-12. At the end of the second quarte ...