High school football

Blowout victory boosts Valley Christian's confidence

CLARKSBURG — Valley Christian Academy earned a big 40-6 Sacramento Metro Athletic League win over Delta on Friday night.The Lions scored three touchdowns in the first quarter ...

Roseville tops Oakmont in homecoming, 100th-anniversary celebration

It was the first drive of the game, and the Roseville Tigers faced a fourth and one on the Oakmont 23-yard line.The next play would define the rest of the game, as guard Kyle Power ...

Granite Bay pounds Vacaville in battle of section champs

Granite Bay High School had two weeks to clean up its offense, stationing its bye after back-to-back clashes with Westlake Village state powers Westlake and Oaks Christian.And whil ...

Friday football caps: Division II champ Vacaville comes to Granite Bay

VACAVILLE AT GRANITE BAY, 7:30 p.m. FridayNotes: The Grizzlies (0-2) come off their idle week by acting as hosts to Vacaville (2-0), the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II champion in ...

Valley Christian overcome by injuries, Wildfires

NORTH HIGHLANDS — There just is no other way to say it: It wasn’t Valley Christian’s night.The Lions lost to rival Foresthill 32-13 on Saturday night in a Sacrame ...

Woodcreek lays it on the line to beat Oakmont

Mixed in with 204-pound junior Mitchell Layton breaking off long sprints and agile senior quarterback Stephen Nogosek spinning away and turning sacks into rocket throws down the fi ...

Folsom moves to 3-0 with win at Roseville

The Folsom Bulldogs spoiled Roseville High’s 2012 home opener with a 24-7 victory over the Tigers on Friday night at Hanson Field.The Bulldogs came within a minute of earning ...

Valley Christian springs to life in third quarter, wins SMAL opener

Valley Christian Academy’s football team bounced back from its zero week loss like a kangaroo bounces off a trampoline.Following a 60-13 loss to San Juan on Aug. 25, the Lion ...

Roseville improves but falls short against Rio Linda

RIO LINDA — Roseville High School came up short of a victory against Rio Linda on Friday night, but the Tigers are showing signs of improvement.The Tigers fell to the Knights ...

Woodcreek lays it on Casa Roble

ORANGEVALE — Woodcreek defensive end Corion Davis didn’t want to wait until the first play of the game Friday night to set the tone.Just before kickoff, he huddled up h ...