football

Golden Eagles improve to 4-0

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, bringing his season total ...

Top-ranked Del Oro marches past Merced

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, b ...

Del Oro rich with football tradition

There’s more than one type of gold these days in the Sierra foothills. While miners continue to seek their fortune in the creeks and rivers of our community, the local sports fan ...

Sibling rivalry hits gridiron

For one foothills football family, next month’s season opener at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas is much more than the first-ever meeting between UNLV and Sacramento State. Brian H ...

Decision day for Magleby

The Baltimore Orioles drafted Mason Magleby in the 41st round of Thursday’s Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, but the recent Del Oro High graduate doesn’t have any ...

Trailblazers claim repeat

Del Oro High’s lone section title of the fall came on the cross country trails, where the girls team claimed its second straight Sac-Joaquin Division III championship for the sec ...

Former 49er Popson To Host Football Camps

Former San Francisco 49ers tight end Ted Popson has scheduled a Skills and Technique Football Camp for youths ages 11 to 15 this July in Auburn. Being conducted in relationship wi ...

Golden Eagles Announce '09 Grid Slate

A showcase game to open the season, three non-league games against perennial Northern California powers and a five consecutive week home stand highlight the 2009 Del Oro High footb ...

Sierra College releases 2009 football schedule

A challenging 10-game schedule awaits the Sierra College Wolverines football program in 2009. In the just-released schedule for the upcoming season, the Wolverines will play four ...

HOW TO: Throw a perfect spiral

Ben Roethlisberger and Kurt Warner will be launching parades of perfect spirals on football’s greatest stage next weekend. Locally, few quarterbacks in the foothills attempted or ...

Whitney is section champ; not selected for DII state bowl game

The Sac-Joaquin Section, Division IV championship football game turned into a victory party for the Whitney High Wildcats Friday night at Folsom High as Whitney rolled 35-14 over t ...

Vote for your favorite Athlete of the Month

The Loomis News and Del Oro High School want your vote. In conjunction with a Gold Country Media chain-wide high school and community promotion, the Loomis News is on the lookout f ...

Tough luck continues for Eagles

Sometimes, the best-laid plans can go awry. That probably sums up the Del Oro High varsity football team thus far in 2008 as whatever can go wrong, has for the Golden Eagles this ...

Del Oro JVs hand Woodcreek first loss, 40-13

It should be an interesting final two weeks of the Sierra Foothill League JV football race. Thanks to a lopsided 40-13 domination of previously undefeated Woodcreek last Friday nig ...

Timberwolves come back, beat Golden Eagles

LOOMIS — After a second straight heartbreaking Sierra Foothill League defeat eliminated the Del Oro football team from playoff conention, a rain-soaked Casey Taylor stood ponderi ...