football

Which outcome was most surprising?

This weekend's football games included some highly anticipated matchups, some of which delivered on the drama and others which did not.And then, there was that game at Woodcreek th ...

Rocklin rolls over Oakmont 46-7, remains unbeaten

Rocklin High’s varsity football team improved to 8-0 on the season with Friday night’s dominating performance against visiting Oakmont. The Thunder led the Vikings 46-0 with 4: ...

Lincoln at Placer - who will win?

It may be just a regular season game Friday night in Auburn, but the matchup between the resurgent Lincoln High football team and Placer has the local hype maching working overtime ...

Eagles’ nest a beautiful setting for Friday night lights

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a four-part series profiling four football stadiums in the foothills. Del Oro High is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The acronym FLY ( ...

Thunder quarterback not nervous anymore

Rocklin High junior quarterback Jimmy Laughrea says he was nervous starting at the varsity level last season. Things have changed this year. “Last year I was kind of learning ...

Sierra back on winning track at homecoming

ROCKLIN — Benched the entire first quarter Saturday afternoon, Brandon Michalkiewicz made the most of homecoming when he finally hit the field. The Sierra College wide receiver ...

Eagles celebrate Homecoming with another rout

LOOMIS — Tailback Bryce Pratt essentially took a night off, but Del Oro High concluded its semicentennial celebration with another emphatic drubbing on Homecoming night. Tight en ...

Golden Eagles swoop up win in OT

When Del Oro High’s Angelo Pasquale intercepted Granite Bay quarterback Brendan Keeney on the Grizzlies’ first tiebreaker series, he knew the Sierra Foothill League rival would ...

Del Oro JVs stay perfect with 23-8 victory over Granite Bay

Nick O’Sullivan scored two touchdowns and Del Oro beat Granite Bay 23-8 in JV action last Friday. “Granite Bay is probably the second good team we’ve played, Cardinal Newman ...

Wolverines drop fourth straight in Valley opener

STOCKTON — At this point, the Sierra College Wolverines are less concerned with defending their back-to-back Valley Conference titles than they are winning a game. Sierra slipped ...