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Ex-Eagles find the college end zone

A pair of former Del Oro High School football standouts had their names in the college football news last weekend. In Fort Collins, Colo., San Jose State rallied in the final minu ...

SFL will dish up stiff competition

Over the last several years, the Sierra Foothill League has gained a reputation for being — from top to bottom — one of the toughest high school football leagues, not just in N ...

Sports Chatter

If there was any doubt about the strength of the Sierra Foothill League’s football squads this season, results that rolled in from all six SFL schools’ opening games last weeke ...

Ready for some football?

The last time we left the Del Oro football team, they were a happy, rain-soaked flock of Golden Eagles flying out of Hornet Stadium with the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. III champi ...

Sports Chatter

Fernandez, Granger Head Girls Fast Pitch Clinic Three-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Fernandez will hold a Gold Medal Youth Softball Camp and coach’s clinic from Friday throug ...

Post 775 steps up for DO girls sports

In this new era of school district cutbacks and budget restraints, nationwide, supporters of high school athletics are doing all they can to help fundraising efforts in a bid to ke ...

CIF ready to change football playoff format

If you’re a follower of prep football, especially in the Division II and IV ranks, which includes a bevy of foothill-area schools, you may need a calculator to figure out who is ...

5th annual Fantasy College Football Tour taking reservations

Three years ago, in the summer of 2005, as we geared up for the third annual infamous Fantasy College Football Tour for that upcoming season, this writer wrote: “We’re praying ...