High school football

Whitney jumps all over mistake-prone Oakmont

ROCKLIN — Whitney has two blowout victories two games into the high school football season.The blowouts may not continue, but their season honor toward former teammate Christian ...

High school football Week One: Woodcreek to see another passer

Friday’s gamesWoodcreek at Casa Roble, 7 p.m.: The Timberwolves allowed 689 yards passing and 10 touchdowns by sophomore Jake Browning in their news-making 68-28 loss to Fols ...

Valley Christian is taken down by San Juan's big plays

After multiple personal foul penalties and a player ejection, San Juan High School faced an improbable second and 45 in the middle of the second quarter against Valley Christian Ac ...

Mistakes doom Granite Bay in loss to state power Westlake

LOOMIS—Sierra Foothill League and Sac-Joaquin Section playoff competition aside, Granite Bay High School played under a different set of lights Saturday night in the finale o ...

Valley Christian football starting over on offense, defense

Football is a game of depth and resources. Speed, size and skill are the currency that buys victories. But sometimes, the supply doesn’t meet the demand.Valley Christian Academy ...

It's a senior circuit for Granite Bay football

It would be easy to look at Granite Bay High School’s football roster and immediately think the Grizzlies would be down after winning the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I champions ...

Oakmont pulls away from Foothill

Oakmont High School proved in the past a lead wasn’t safe, even if it was on its field. Sure-fire wins slipped out of the Vikings’ grasp before, and as they exchanged scores Fr ...

Roseville stumbles in opener at Cosumnes Oaks

ELK GROVE — Head coach Larry Cunha and his Roseville High School football team will roll into Saturday morning’s early turnaround after Friday night’s 44-7 loss t ...

Woodcreek QB Nogosek: Man with the golden gun

Woodcreek High School has some youth on its varsity football team — to the tune of 31 juniors. But the Timberwolves have their fair share of experience, too.They also have a some ...

Young Tigers striking at opportunities in Roseville camp

This happens occasionally in high school football. Some classes are heavy in personnel, and others aren’t.This is one of those years at Roseville High School. Three varsity p ...

Oakmont just saying no to huddles this season

Everybody has their favorite dish at a restaurant. But sometimes, that same dish just isn’t doing it anymore. Sometimes, you need to mix it up and order something else.After back ...

Valley Christian good at times, tentative at others in scrimmage

Valley Christian Academy showed glimpses of brilliance and areas of improvement in its jamboree-style football scrimmage Saturday.With offense and defense broken into 15-minute set ...

Oakmont debuts no-huddle offense in scrimmage with El Camino

Oakmont High School will introduce a new offensive system this season, and it was on display Saturday during a scrimmage against El Camino.Using wristbands and sideline signals, Oa ...

Roseville's young 'family' steps up against Center, River City in scrimmage

Roseville High School was host to Center and River City on Saturday night at Hanson Field, and Tigers head coach Larry Cunha was happy with the dynamics of the scrimmage.That inclu ...

Classroom is part of football preparation at Valley Christian

It’s 4 p.m. Tuesday, and Valley Christian Academy football players are catching a physical break from the blazing-hot sun outside.Mentally, however, the Lions needed be locke ...