tim moore

Oakmont grad headed to Fresno State

The long, hot summer practices. The blood, the sweat, the tears. All of the long hours Namani Parker has put into the game of football — it’s all paying off.  The ...

Roseville improves to 9-1 with win over Oakmont

Taking the field for their final regular season game, in front of a packed crowd, and playing against their rivals from Oakmont, it was Roseville High’s senior class that ste ...

Oakmont keeps playoff hopes alive with win over Ponderosa

After erasing a 14-point halftime deficit, the Oakmont High football team needed five big plays to get their fifth win of the 2016 season and become playoff eligible. The Vikings ...

Whitney downs Oakmont 35-14 to clinch playoff spot

Despite dark clouds and projected rain, the atmosphere for Friday night’s CVC clash between the Oakmont Vikings and Whitney Wildcats was electric, but dry.  In front of ...

Strong start fades as Vikings fall to 3-2

It took 17 plays and just over 9 minutes for the Oakmont High football team to draw first blood against undefeated Antelope Friday night — a team that had outscored them 101- ...

Newcomers give Oakmont first home win of the season

It didn’t take long for two newcomers to make their mark in their first varsity game for the Oakmont Vikings football team. Sophomore tight end Eric Yeager notched his team& ...

EMBRACE THE GRIND: Vikings lean on senior class heading into 2016

It’s cliche for a reason, but experience is the best teacher. That seems to ring true in many walks of life.  The Oakmont Vikings football team and their core of vetera ...

Oakmont High School deals with coaching criticisms

Since the creation of Twitter in 2006, social media has given a voice to everyone with a computer, smart phone or tablet. Oakmont senior George Paul has 346 followers and voices hi ...

Former Colfax, Oakmont football coach fondly remembered

Glenn Poole, a well-respected coach and teacher who started football programs in the 1960s at both Colfax and Oakmont high schools and who along the way went on to have an influent ...

Moore welcomes former quarterback Daniels back to Oakmont

As Friday night quickly approaches, so too does the reunion of a quarterback and coach at Oakmont High School.  Joshua Daniels — the Vikings signal caller who threw for ...

Oakmont flops against Bella Vista at home

This was the week Oakmont High was supposed to get back on track in the Capital Valley Conference.  The Vikings entered Friday night’s contest against visiting Bella Vi ...

Oakmont unhappy with performance against Antelope

The shoulders were slumped, the expressions were blank and the board was blank, at least for most of the first half. The Oakmont Vikings were unable to produce a single first down ...

Ode to Oakmont: Vikings stifle Rams on Homecoming Night

The past met the present on Friday night at Oakmont High School and they liked what they saw. In front of a packed “O-Zone” student section clad in white and blue, and ...

Is the CVC as Competitive as the SFL?

There’s no matching the intensity, level of talent and strength of the programs in the Sierra Foothill League, right? With Ponderosa, Roseville, Whitney, Cosumnes Oaks and A ...