football

Sierra College swaps quarterbacks again

Here he goes again. Jeff Tisdel is switching quarterbacks for the second time this season with Sierra College’s football team. The head coach is creating a “two-headed monste ...

Wilson torn between Placer, Colfax during rivalry week

Dan Wilson has called the Auburn area home for most of his entire life. Other than a trip down to Sacramento to complete his degree at Sacramento State University, Wilson epitomize ...

Let’s spruce up a classic rivalry game

The Placer High vs. Colfax High rivalry is a community treasure. As such, it should be nurtured and treated with care. Whether it is football, volleyball, basketball, or wrestling, ...

Young Denham waiting his turn at Placer

There’s a familiar sight on the Placer High sidelines during junior varsity games this fall. He’s bigger now, but Pete Denham is back fetching footballs after extra point kicks ...

Bear River struggles to a victory against Center

LAKE OF THE PINES — Despite a less-than-stellar first-half performance and a patchy defense that had trouble containing a determined young Center team, Bear River outscored t ...

Placer win a piece of cake

LINCOLN — Cake never tasted better for Placer High’s senior football players.With memories of a crushing 2009 loss to Lincoln lingering and a cake decorated with “Go Lincoln ...

Lincoln looms large for Hillmen

Placer High will be facing a virtual mirror image of itself tonight on the football field. That’s a scary proposition, even for a team with plenty of motivation heading into the ...

Del Oro defense determined

There are boxers who have to get hit a few times before the fighter inside will start to hit back. There are wrestlers who have to get pinned once or twice before they are ready to ...

Colfax’s Russi recharges at ARC

One week after experiencing the high point of his college football career, Colton Russi suffered a potentially crippling blow.Then attending Portland State University in Oregon, th ...

As Wolverines win, they lose players

Zack Graves did not want to remove his helmet as time ran out last Saturday in Sierra College’s 27-21 overtime win over Feather River. It may be a week or so before the running b ...