friday night football

Oakmont's magic number is two

Oakmont running back Ayden Kuehn wears his team's magic number, two.    With this many wins, the Vikings will put themselves in position to qualify fo ...

Ernie Cooper to rejoin Grizzlies football program

After 15 seasons at the helm of the Granite Bay varsity football program, roaming the sidelines with a clipboard in one hand and his reading glasses in the other, legendary Granite ...

Trio of local seniors sign with California programs

The man they call Tank is headed to sunny Southern California. The 6-foot-2, 290-pound lineman from Granite Bay High School announced his verbal commitment to the Cal Poly footbal ...

McMinn inks NLI with Minot State

His wavy blonde hair gives Brendan McMinn a distinctive California surfer look.  It’s something he’ll need to have thick skin for when he arrives at Minot State U ...

Oakmont grad headed to Fresno State

The long, hot summer practices. The blood, the sweat, the tears. All of the long hours Namani Parker has put into the game of football — it’s all paying off.  The ...

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 ...

Roseville’s promising season ends abruptly in the playoffs

One and done.  It’s a trend that’s haunted the Roseville High football team in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs and it reared its ugly head again Friday.  ...

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 ...

Roseville improves to 9-1 with win over Oakmont

Taking the field for their final regular season game, in front of a packed crowd, and playing against their rivals from Oakmont, it was Roseville High’s senior class that ste ...

Del Oro rolls past Woodcreek 48-14, awaits playoff seeding

Despite turnovers on their first two offensive possessions, Del Oro's offense found its rhythm midway through the first quarter and never looked back. The Eagles found the end ...