football

Still lacing them up in search of gridiron glory

It’s a classic football tale of the everyday man that starts on the gridirons of Pop Warner and ends sometime between the final high school touchdown and last tackle in junio ...

Rocklin’s Laughrea commits to Boise State

Rocklin High quarterback Jimmy Laughrea, who will be a senior in the fall, has given a verbal commitment to attend Boise State on a football scholarship. Laughrea will follow the ...

Nunley headed to Charleston Southern

Woodcreek High senior James Nunley, who was a star running back for the Timberwolves' football team in each of his four years at the school, has signed on to play his college footb ...

Cummings changes mind, will attend Stanford

Rocklin High senior football star Jackson Cummings has changed his mind about where he will attend college. Cummings originally committed to Yale University on Feb. 3rd but he has ...

Grizzly runner set to become a Viking

After spending part of each of the last three seasons running over one set of Vikings (Oakmont), Granite Bay’s DeVaunte Bolton is now set to become one.The Viking helmet the ...

Rocklin's Huff signs with Boise State

Rocklin High football star Holden Huff signed a letter of intent to attend Boise State on a football scholarship today. Huff, who played tight end as a senior for the 14-1 Thunder ...

Thunder football star Jackson Cummings to play for Yale

Rocklin High’s sensational senior running back Jackson Cummings will be playing football for Yale University starting in the fall. Cummings, 5-foot-8 and 190 pounds, scored 42 to ...

Top Roseville/Granite Bay sports stories of the year

Editor’s note: It was hard to separate the top sports stories from each other as we sought to select our top 10 of the year, but the more we thought about it, the more clear ...

Servite tops Rocklin with field goal on final play to win state championship

Servite High’s Nicholas Echeverry kicked a 23-yard field goal with no time left on the clock as the Friars defeated the Rocklin Thunder 33-30 in Saturday night’s CIF State Foot ...

Placer Sports poll - Rocklin's biggest moment?

Every successful sports season is filled with major moments of critical importance, and this year's Rocklin High football team has delivered many signature moments.With so many to ...

Rocklin claims first-ever section title in football

Rocklin High claimed its first-ever Sac-Joaquin Section title on Friday night at UC Davis, topping rival Del Oro 21-14. Neither team scored in the second half and Rocklin came down ...

Hillmen run out of rallies

STOCKTON — Trailing 14-0 less than four minutes into Friday night’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV title game, the Hillmen believed they could come back. And they did. Down t ...

Thunder prepare to face Del Oro in Friday's DII finals

Rocklin High, 13-0, will play a very familiar opponent in Friday’s Sac-Joaquin Section, Division II championship football game at UC Davis. The Thunder will meet the Del Oro Gol ...

Thunder take down a monster

Rocklin High led Grant for most of the game on Saturday night but it appeared as though the night would end with just a moral victory for the Thunder. The Thunder had battled the P ...

Thunder dominate SFL football individual awards

The coaches of the Sierra Foothill League have released their all-league team for the 2009 season, and not surprisingly the individual awards are dominated by league champion Rockl ...