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Granite Bay ex-NFL assistant takes over at Rio

Sammie Stroughter is about the basics. It is this reality that brought him back to high school football after playing in the NFL. “I knew I wanted to do something with footb ...

Granite Bay ex-NFL assistant takes over at Rio

Sammie Stroughter is about the basics. It is this reality that brought him back to high school football after playing in the NFL. “I knew I wanted to do something with footb ...

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 ...

Carrell dedicates final season, PAC-12 title game to his father

It was just five months from the start of his senior season when Jordan Carrell received a phone call that changed his life. The former Roseville High two-way football star w ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

FOOTBALL PICKS: Playoff teams on the brink get one last shot

GRANITE BAY (3-6, 2-3 SFL) vs. ROCKLIN (4-4, 1-4 SFL), 7:30 p.m. Players to watch: Granite Bay: QB Jade Foddrill (10), Evan Tattersall (9)QB, RB/S Chris Osby (28), WR Brad Jones ...

Granite Bay edges out Woodcreek to keep playoff hopes alive, again

When Granite Bay needed it most, Coach Jeff Evans was able to turn to his two bruising running backs and give them the rock with a chance to grind out an old-fashioned win.  ...