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Granite Bay grad Andrews has been down this road before

As Oregon State’s football team began fall camp this month, Gavin Andrews was getting a chance for a bit of déjà vu. After three years as a starter for Granite ...

New coaches out to toughen up Timberwolves

Under new co-head coaches Jason and Kyle Stowers, Woodcreek High School football has one word on its mind: Toughness. The word is thrown around in every drill. Coaches preach it a ...

With seniors taking ownership, Oakmont sets tall goals

Tim Moore has lived and breathed Oakmont High School football for more than three decades as a player, assistant coach and, for the last four seasons, head coach. Today, the 1991 ...

Valley Christian has some big bodies on a small roster

Valley Christian Academy has one of the smallest enrollments in the Sac-Joaquin Section, so a football roster of 18 is no startling number. The school also has a competitive athle ...

New man behind the wheel at Granite Bay

This wouldn’t be an ideal situation for many coaches to be in, replacing the only head coach a high school has known since it opened in the 1990s, a man who led the football ...

Hungry Roseville is bigger, better and deeper

The sidelines are wider at Hanson Field on the Roseville High School campus this year. The tiger paw at midfield is new, too, part of the freshened turf surface, and the Tigers wer ...

Granite Bay names interim head football coach

Granite Bay High School on Friday announced it has named James “Skip” Albano as interim head coach of the varsity football team. Albano replaces Ernie Cooper, who step ...

Granite Bay football coach Cooper steps down

Ernie Cooper, the only varsity football head coach at Granite Bay since the high school was established in 1996, stepped down Wednesday. Cooper led the Grizzlies to five Sac-Joaqu ...

Oakmont coach's rookie season ends with loss in playoff opener

Matt Parr inherited some valuable pieces for his first season as the head baseball coach at Oakmont High School. He’ll have some valuable pieces next year, too. The Vikings ...

Granite Bay comes of age, returns to Division I boys volleyball final

CARMICHAEL — Bruce Honberger makes it clear what he thinks of the 2013 version of his Granite Bay High School boys volleyball team. “Our team is not necessarily young ...