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Del Oro frosh top Roseville, clinch tie for SFL crown

JV posts big SFL win
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The Del Oro High frosh football team continued its march through the Sierra Foothill League. Playing Roseville’s Tigers on the road last Thursday night, the Golden Eagles shook off a slow start to hand the Tigers a 25-7 setback. The win, which moves Del Oro’s overall record to 9-0, gives the Golden Eagle a 4-0 SFL record and earns the team at least a share of the league championship. Del Oro will go after the outright crown Thursday when they host Woodcreek at 5:30 p.m. In the Roseville win, Dylan Kainrath scored a pair of touchdowns on rushes. Quarterback Michael Moore also shined with a 50-yard touchdown gallop and a 45-yard scoring pass to Cody Clayton. On defense, Tyler Mateer, Jacob Noah, Tanner Woods and Hunter Heryford all played well. Del Oro JV 42, Roseville 14 — Quarterback Zach LaBar threw three touchdown passes and an aroused Del Oro defense kept Roseville in check as the Golden Eagles posted a big Sierra Foothill League win last Friday. Del Oro, 6-3 on the season and 2-2 in Sierra Foothill League action, also received a pair of touchdowns from Brandon Monroe. Monroe caught a 29-yard scoring pass from LaBar and also added a 20-yard TD run. Aaron Richmond was on the receiving end of a 22-yard six-pointer from LaBar, while Troy Kline hauled in another TD pass from the Golden Eagles quarterback, this one from 29-yards out. The defensive standouts for the Golden Eagles included Tyler Wharton, Dalton Hudec, Robert Davis, Patrick New and Brenden Montoya.