football

Placer Adds Another Football Scholarship Offer

Without question, the 50-plus scholarship offers garnered by Placer High defensive lineman Eddie Vanderdoes ? before his senior football season has even kicked off ? makes the big ...

Auburn couple who lost son to choking game work for awareness on deadly danger

AUBURN CA - It would have been their son?s Graduation Day and Eric and Kendall Butler sat uncomfortably in the audience at Bear River High School?s graduation earlier this month un ...

Footballs, flags fly at Placer

A handful of Placer High football fans got an appetizer Wednesday evening at Le Febvre Stadium before the feast of hard-hitting football to come in just a few short months. The P ...

Placer football gets a big lift

The Placer High football team kicked off a busy month Tuesday with a full afternoon of activity, including an impressive display in the weight room at the annual lift-a-thon fundra ...

Zauner leaves lasting legacy at Bear River

Duane Zauner knows how to make an exit. The coach has been a mainstay in the Bear River High athletic program since its inception in 1986. He retired from coaching in glorious fash ...

Cook takes on fight against concussions

Steve Cook figures there is no better place to start the fight against concussions in football than his hometown. Football head injuries ? and their lingering effects - have domin ...

Playoffs not a fair test this time around

Many Colfax High fans were puzzled this week as their outstanding soccer and baseball teams faced some unfamiliar foes in the playoffs, and for good reason. The Falcons more than h ...

Placer football beefs up schedule

A hugely anticipated Placer High football season will be no cakewalk as coach Joey Montoya?s club will take on some impressive non-league competition beginning Aug. 31 in Modesto. ...

Former NFL players to conduct football clinic

Kevin Brown is bringing some of his NFL buddies to the foothills for some flag football. Three former NFL linebackers will conduct a football clinic on May 12 at the turf field nex ...

Hess hauls in scholarship offer

Anthony Hess made certain he didn?t squander his one season in Placer High?s green and gold uniform. The senior caught the eyes of college coaches with his nose for the football, e ...