Del Oro football

Golden Eagles cement 2016 football slate

Del Oro football coach Casey Taylor was starting to get antsy. Usually, as the calendar page flips to April, Taylor already has his Golden Eagles’ grid schedule for the upco ...

Del Oro celebrates state football title with Loomis parade

Hundreds of Del Oro Golden Eagle fans gathered Wednesday afternoon on Taylor Road in Loomis for a parade celebrating the Del Oro football state championship victory Dec. 18. The D ...

Del Oro to commemorate state football title with Wednesday's parade

A Del Oro football team that faced elimination from state title contention for eight consecutive weeks can finally coast — on a float, that is. The Golden Eagles 2015 Califo ...

CALIFORNIA’S FINEST: Del Oro triumphs 16-13 to win the CIF DII-AA State Championship

SACRAMENTO — It took six weeks for Camrion Davis to get right, but Del Oro’s junior running back showed the value of fresh legs Friday, bolting for 216 yards and two to ...

THE ART OF GOING VIRAL: How Del Oro wide out Mason Hurst became one of the most-watched prep football players in the United States

Anybody can go viral once. You just have to learn a Darwin-inspired dance routine, film your cat doing cat things or stumble into any sort of recorded mishap. The tricky part is ...

It's great to be a Golden Eagle these days

The 6:15 a.m. Monday morning phone calls from this writer to Del Oro High football coach Casey Taylor started a couple of seasons ago.  Headed to Del Oro’s daily 7 a.m. ...

Del Oro CIF State Bowl Game primer

Del Oro’s Golden Eagles have qualified for their second CIF State Bowl Championship Game in the past three seasons. Del Oro will meet Camarillo on Friday at 4 p.m at Sacramen ...

VIDEO: Del Oro vs Liberty NorCal State Bowl highlights

Del Oro football beats host Liberty 28-24 to reach CIF State Bowl game

BAKERSFIELD — What a night for Stone Smartt. The first-year starter at quarterback for Del Oro was 6 of 7 for 65 yards on the final drive of the game and scored the game-win ...

EYES ON THE PRIZE: Del Oro faces Liberty in today’s NorCal State Bowl game

If there’s any question on whether the cream has risen to the top for Friday’s CIF State Northern California Division II-AA championship bowl football game between Del ...

Del Oro mojo carries Eagles to Division II championship

SACRAMENTO – Del Oro’s offense sat 43 yards away from the end zone as the team entered the fourth quarter with a three point lead over Sierra Foothill League rival Rock ...

BACK ON TOP: Del Oro football knocks off Rocklin to claim title

SACRAMENTO - Sometimes the littlest of things can make the difference in the biggest of games. When the scoreboard at Sacramento State’s Hornet Stadium finally hit 0:00 Frid ...

Del Oro holds on for a 25-17 victory over Granite Bay to advance to the SJS D2 championship game

LOOMIS — No two teams have looked more impressive over the past five weeks than Rocklin High and Del Oro High, and thanks to a pair of wins from both squads Friday night in t ...

Seven interceptions lead Del Oro past Wood in D2 football playoffs

VACAVILLE — The Del Oro Golden Eagles have stuck to the plan; test yourself against the very best with a tough preseason schedule and it will pay off in the playoffs.&nb ...