football

California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

Max Miller's Clinic of Champions comes to Sacramento

Max Miller’s Clinic of Champions for college, high school and youth football coaches will be held in Reno, Feb. 27-28. For the first time, however, Miller will hold a clinic ...

Del Oro silences Granite Bay 20-7 to qualify for the football playoffs

GRANITE BAY — Bryan Willhide’s 37-yard field goal extended Del Oro High’s final margin over Granite Bay to 20-7 with six minutes, 21 seconds to play in Frida ...

Roseville's Woodcreek erupts early to rout Nevada Union football 42-12

The Woodcreek High football team seemed shot from a cannon Friday during a 42-12 victory over Nevada Union that granted the Timberwolves their first Sierra Foothill League victory ...

Cosumnes Oaks hands Roseville a second CVC football loss

The Roseville High Tigers dropped their second straight Capital Valley Conference football contest, 35-14 Friday night at home to the visiting Cosumnes Oaks Wolfpack. It was a gam ...

Roseville's Oakmont shut out by Antelope in first-ever football meeting

The Oakmont High Vikings football team (1-4) was handed a fourth consecutive loss at the hands of Antelope Friday, 42-0. The contest was the first ever meeting between the two pro ...

Granite Bay football halts Aptos winning streak at 13 with 28-12 victory

GRANITE BAY — They went a full year without losing, but the Aptos High Mariners football team couldn’t escape defeat 175 miles away Friday, falling 28-13 to host Granit ...

Granite Bay, Woodcreek picked to win: Week five Roseville-area football previews and predictions

Nevada Union (3-2) at Woodcreek (4-1) When: Today, Oct. 3, 7:30 p.m. Where: Woodcreek History: (2-2 since 2010) Woodcreek won, 42-14 last year On Nevada Union: The Miners were ...

Heartbreak at Del Campo: Roseville football falls in final seconds

FAIR OAKS — Even a busted scoreboard couldn’t keep Roseville High’s football team from displaying a lead over Del Campo for 47 minutes and 36 seconds Friday in th ...

Week four Roseville-area football previews and predictions for SFL, CVC games

Granite Bay (2-1) at Folsom (4-0) When: Today, Sept. 26, 7:30 p.m. Where: Folsom History: (2-0 Folsom since 2004) Bulldogs won, 30-14, in 2013 On Folsom: The Bulldogs are Grani ...

Woodcreek to beat Oakmont by 31: Roseville-area week two football previews and predictions

  Woodcreek (2-0) at Oakmont (1-0) When: Friday, Sept. 12, 7 p.m. Where: Oakmont History: (7-1 Woodcreek since 2006) Timberwolves won 37-13 in 2013 On Woodcreek : The Tim ...

Penalties, turnovers cost Roseville football in 24-14 defeat to Rio Linda

“Offsides…offsides…horse-collar…personal foul.” Larry Cunha’s voice resonated painfully across the Rio Linda High football field Friday as h ...

Houston's scoop and score leads Woodcreek to 34-7 win over Casa Roble

ORANGEVALE — In hostile territory for their second game of the 2014 football season, Woodcreek High saw its best run of the game happen on the defensive side of the ball Frid ...