High school football

High School Football Week 9: Granite Bay, Del Oro meet for first place in SFL

TONIGHT’S GAMESVALLEY CHRISTIAN VS. DELTA AT HIGHLANDS, 7 P.M.Notes: The Lions (2-6, 2-4 SMAL) have allowed 60 points three times this season, including the last two, but the ...

Woodcreek is routed at Nevada Union

GRASS VALLEY — After surrendering 17 points in the first quarter, it was a long slope downhill for Woodcreek High School on Friday night. The Timberwolves fell to host Nevada Uni ...

Foresthill pounds Valley Christian 64-0

FORESTHILL — The Foresthill Wildfires put on a scoring clinic against the Valley Christian Lions, earning an easy 64-0 Sacramento Metro Athletic League shutout Friday night at Fo ...

Oakmont strikes early but can't hold on against Del Campo

FAIR OAKS – In the first six minutes Friday night, Oakmont High School had bloodied the lip of Del Campo. Two early touchdowns set the tone for what the Vikings sought to acc ...

Two pick sixes lift Granite Bay over Rocklin in double OT

ROCKLIN — Ernie Cooper, the exhaustion genuine in his voice, said softly, “I’m done.”Rocklin head coach Greg Benzel, with a combination of disappointment an ...

High school football Week 8: Granite Bay at Rocklin is one to watch in SFL

FRIDAY NIGHT’S GAMESOAKMONT AT DEL CAMPO, 7 P.M.Notes: One week after pulling off the to-date Play of the Year — Taylor Laird’s backward lob to Justin Holmes for ...

Young Valley Christian is overwhelmed by Cristo Rey

Valley Christian Academy’s defense had another rough night, as the Lions lost to Cristo Rey 60-24 in a Sacramento Metro Athletic League game at Highlands.After allowing 18 points ...

Caraway carries Granite Bay past Roseville

GRANITE BAY — After a rough first couple of weeks taking snaps as the starting quarterback, Grant Caraway is dialed in, and just in time for Sierra Foothill League play.The G ...

Oakmont loses lead, CVC game to Christian Brothers

A 24-20 loss to Christian Brothers High School in a Capital Valley Conference opener left a sour taste in the mouths of the Vikings’ players Friday night.Oakmont head coach T ...

Del Oro hammers Woodcreek in SFL opener

LOOMIS — A bumpy first half of the high school football season is now behind Del Oro, and with Friday night’s 38-7 pasting of Woodcreek in a Sierra Foothill League opener, it ...

High school football, week 7: League play begins in SFL, CVC

TONIGHT'S GAMESCHRISTIAN BROTHERS AT OAKMONT, 7 P.M.Notes: While the national media and the Internet are taking their slices of Oakmont’s victory pie over Lincoln on a trick ...

Trick play brings TV time to Oakmont football program

Down on one knee, Taylor Laird turned back to Joey Rosnack and exchanged a few quick encouraging words.With no time on the clock and Oakmont High School trailing by one Friday in f ...

Cardinals rule: Woodland Christian pounds Valley Christian

WOODLAND — Facing a team that averaged more than 35 points per game going in, smoke became fire for Valley Christian Academy on Friday night.Woodland Christian routed the Lio ...

Oakmont stuns Lincoln on final play of Zebras’ homecoming

LINCOLN - In a wild fourth quarter, the Oakmont Vikings stunned the Lincoln Fighting Zebras 44-43 with an unforgettable final play of the game Friday night.On Monday, the highlight ...

Granite Bay defense stuffs Lincoln in playoff rematch

GRANITE BAY — They felt they gave away their previous game to Pittsburg, these Granite Bay High School Grizzlies, so they worked hard in practice this week, pushed each other ...