football

Eagles soar over Bears

LOOMIS — Del Oro High frequents the end zone so often these days that even the largest of leads doesn’t feel like much. Bryce Pratt scored four more touchdowns Friday night, br ...

Sierra football stunned by American River

ROCKLIN — Sierra College has grown accustomed to rebounding quickly from its rare losses on the football field in recent years. The Wolverines stumbled in their second straight ...

Gutty Grizzles run past Bulldogs

In a game that got off to a late start after the JV team bus broke down on the way to Vacaville, the Granite Bay High varsity football team wasted no time getting into the flow Fri ...

Thunder offense continues to roll; Rocklin tops Las Lomas 62-35

The points just keep coming for Rocklin High’s varsity football team and the visiting Las Lomas Knights were the latest victim on Friday night. The Thunder crushed Las Lomas 62-3 ...

Hillmen halt Rams' 15-game run

ORANGEVALE — The Placer High football team needed a stout defense and plenty of patience to snap Casa Roble’s 15-game winning streak Friday night. The Hillmen gutted out a 31- ...

Del Oro dismantles Franklin

LOOMIS — If there was any doubt Del Oro High football is back after two convincing road wins against perennial powers, the Golden Eagles dispelled it in their home opener Friday ...

He has a ball making the call

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on football officiating in the foothills. For Part II, come back Monday. On a good night, Dan Costello will get home arou ...

Cardinal Newman drubs Golden Eagles

It will be back to the drawing board this week for the Del Oro High football team after suffering a tough season home opener loss last week at the hands of a strong opponent. The G ...

Sierra grinds down San Francisco

ROCKLIN —Paul Vassallo was wrapping up an impressive football career at Bishop Manogue High in Reno when City College of San Francisco beat Sierra College in the NorCal champions ...

Eagles shot down by Cardinal Newman

LOOMIS — After a promising opening drive, it was nothing but continued frustration for the Del Oro High football team Saturday night. The Golden Eagles scored on their first pos ...

Golden Eagles clipped in Idaho

In a see-saw battle that featured big-play offenses and hard-hitting defenses, a inter-sectional battle in Idaho Sept. 13 between Del Oro and Lake City, Idaho came down to an extra ...

Depleted Del Oro reloads

LOOMIS — Mason Magleby won’t throw his first pass as a starter until Saturday, but he’s already accustomed to the lofty expectations that accompany quarterbacking the Del Oro ...

Scrimmage set for Del Oro football squads

Del Oro High School’s football teams — varsity, JV and frosh — have started pointing their football drills toward this week’s scrimmage action set for Thursday, Sept. 4, an ...

Golden Eagle athletics ready to roll

Don’t look now but the fall athletic teams at Del Oro High School are getting their respective seasons underway this week with most squads except football being off and running a ...

Chandler kicks the blues

Ben Chandler was feeling blue long before he ever set foot on the uniquely-colored synthetic turf at Boise State’s Bronco Stadium. A season-ending knee injury sustained halfway t ...