high school football

Granite Bay girls to open Common Good Classic

Granite Bay High School’s girls basketball team will meet host Antelope at 1 p.m. Jan. 15 in the first of 11 games in the fourth annual Common Good Classic. Sixteen teams in ...

High school fall sports season is worth one more look

The fall sports season began with Granite Bay and Woodcreek high schools playing football games in Week Zero, the last Friday of August. It ended with Granite Bay losing to Monter ...

Grizzlies slow but can't tame running Mustangs

There was nothing fancy about Monterey Trail High School’s offense in its 22-17 win over Granite Bay on Friday night in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I semifinals. The vi ...

Strong blocking, big plays lift Grizzlies

Brendan Keeney completed his first 12 passes to wide-open receivers running precise routes. Cory Brehm and Danny Thomas followed strong blocking and broke tackles on productive run ...

Roseville's season is halted in Folsom

FOLSOM – Roseville High School’s 56-13 season-ending loss to Folsom on Friday night was a low point in an otherwise strong season for the Tigers.Despite the setback in the firs ...

Roseville is blasted by Folsom again

FOLSOM – Folsom High School could do no wrong Friday night, led by five touchdown passes from Dano Graves in a 56-13 stomping of Roseville in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin S ...

Another impressive playoff opener for Granite Bay

Brendan Keeney completed his first 12 passes to wide-open receivers running precise routes. Cory Brehm and Danny Thomas followed strong blocking and broke tackles on productive run ...

Tricky Oakmont finishes with two wins in a row

RIO LINDA – A trick play here, a long pass there, a few key turnovers, and Oakmont High School had the recipe for closing its season with a win. The Vikings defeated Rio Linda 21 ...

Del Oro finally shakes Woodcreek, shares SFL title with Granite Bay

LOOMIS — The last two minutes of Friday night’s game against Woodcreek couldn’t expire fast enough to settle the nerves of Del Oro fans eager to celebrate their t ...

Granite Bay pounds Roseville for share of SFL title

Granite Bay High School football coach Ernie Cooper felt his Grizzlies played their best game of the season Friday night. Roseville coach Larry Cunha lamented the lack of disciplin ...

Time for section to assemble football playoff puzzle, piece by piece

The year was 2007. Roseville and Rocklin high schools built impressive 8-2 regular-season records – and didn’t qualify for the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs. In 2005, B ...

Young Valley Christian ends with loss, looks ahead to 2011

Delta High School ran left, right, up, down and around the Valley Christian defense for 384 yards and defeated the Lions 41-13 in their season finale Saturday at Highlands. The Sa ...

Woodcreek comes home from Nevada Union with first SFL win

Woodcreek High School snapped a three-game losing streak with a wild 52-49 Sierra Foothill League victory over Nevada Union on Friday night in Grass Valley. The Timberwolves (5-4, ...

Del Oro knocks off Granite Bay

The legend of the Granite Bay-Del Oro High school football rivalry lives, as the formidable foes engaged in another battle Friday night in Granite Bay.Del Oro junior defensive back ...

Woodcreek is run over by Rocklin

The hits just keep on coming for a struggling Woodcreek team that lost its third consecutive game in the Sierra Foothill League, 31-13 to visiting Rocklin High School on Friday nig ...