football

Woodcreek takes big advantage of Lincoln mistakes

There were plenty of opportunities to go around when Woodcreek High School visited Lincoln in a football season opener Saturday night. Lincoln fumbled its chances. Woodcreek put it ...

Jr. Zebras Earn Split with Granite Bay

GRANITE BAY _ The Lincoln Jr. Zebras gained a hard earned split with a tough group from Granite Bay in week two of Sierra Valley USA Jr. Football action, Saturday. The day began wi ...

T'wolves to invade Zebra town Saturday

2010 Lincoln 28, Woodcreek 21 Passing Zebras – 41 yards, 0 TDs 0 Int T’wolves – 63 yards, 1 TDs, 0 Int Rushing Zebras – 304 yards, 3 TDs T’wolves – 212 yards, 2 TDs De ...

Matching their skills on the gridiron

Rick Padilla didn’t need to be talked into a football game pitting Placer County law enforcement against their Nevada County counterparts. More than 40 Placer law men jumped at t ...

Preview of Rocklin Thunder football

Last year Rocklin finished third in the Sierra Foothill League with a record of 3-2 (7-4 overall). The Thunder must replace quarterback Jimmy Laughrea who graduated. Laughrea led ...

Steed Lobotzke: Right man, right place, right time

What Steed Lobotzke learned at Oakmont High School helped shape the way he coaches today. Away from the small town and in the big-time world of college football, he learned another ...

Line-Up, Times For "Smackdown In Sactown" Finalized

After nearly five months of planning, everything has been finialized for the first "Smackdown In Sactown" football showcase which locally will feature both Placer and Colfax high s ...

The blitz is on for the Battle

Mark Soto is in the mortgage business, spent countless days over the past 15 years as a football coach and is now putting in long hours to prepare for the Battle at the Capital foo ...

Next stop college for area prep athletes

Wednesday began at high school campuses around the country with an annual attraction for early February: National Signing Day.At Granite Bay, there were five student-athletes seate ...

Viewers tune in for Super Bowl ads

For some people, the Super Bowl is when that one team competes against that other team. But for more than 100 million people around the world expected to tune in, this championshi ...

Late charge gives Bulldogs state title

CARSON — Three touchdowns in 25 seconds turned a close game into a Folsom blowout, as the Bulldogs won the CIF State Football Division II Championship on Saturday in Carson, defe ...

Turnaround leads to title for Del Oro

SACRAMENTO — Casey Taylor and his Del Oro High School football team were in no hurry to get out of the rain Saturday night. The Golden Eagles soaked in the thrill of victory for ...

Granite Bay sophomore football just keeps winning

While Granite Bay High School is in the headlines for its varsity football playoff push, little is said about the sophomore team – the last rung of training before the t ...

Sierra College goes 0-5 in conference

Joe Brunet scored two touchdowns in the final game of his Sierra College football career. That is quite an accomplishment for a linebacker. That also shows how this season turned ...

Another dose of disappointment for Sierra College

Sierra College has gone from winning the Valley Conference football championship three years in a row to not winning a conference game three weeks in a row. The Wolverines swallow ...