football

Rocklin offense powered by pair of returners

Rocklin High varsity football head coach Greg Benzel doesn’t want to get ahead of himself but he is very fired up about the upcoming season. “I think there is a sense of energ ...

Sports get under way at Del Oro High

Football scrimmages will highlight the first big week of Del Oro High sports events for the 2009-10 school year. Tonight, the Golden Eagle football squads will travel to El Dorado ...

Del Oro football calling all ex-players

In conjunction with Del Oro High School celebrating its Golden Anniversary this year (1959-2009), the school is planning to honor football players and teams from each decade at eac ...

Junior Golden Eagles to host Granite Bay Saturday

The Del Oro Jr. Golden Eagle football and cheer teams begin their 2009 season Saturday when the Black and Gold host the Granite Bay Jr. Grizzlies at Del Oro High School. Game times ...

Del Oro's Golden Eagles begin football drills

Generally speaking, there wasn’t too much to cheer about last fall in Loomis sports. With the Del Oro Golden Eagles football team struggling to an uncharacteristic 4-6 overall r ...

Bigger Looks To Be Better For Grid Playoffs

If the initial first down of the 2009 high school football season is just three weeks away and fans second-guessing a coach’s decision to go for it on fourth down isn’t far beh ...

Placer presses on to title game

DIXON – Nothing’s come easy for the Placer High football team this season. It took a court order at the final hour just to get the Hillmen into the playoffs. A monumental upset ...

Placer stuns Oakdale

OAKDALE — The front tooth chipped during a raucous celebration at midfield was worth it for Josh Turney. The Placer High Hillmen are moving on to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...

Del Oro goes out in style

LOOMIS — In the north end zone of a field that has produced 50 wins in five seasons, at a school that hasn’t missed the playoffs as long as any current student has called Del O ...

Perfect Season, SFL Title At Stake For Del Oro Frosh

The Sierra Foothill League frosh football championship will be at stake Thursday night in Loomis when Del Oro's Golden Eagles entertain Oakmont's Vikings at 5:30 p.m. The season ...