football

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 ...

Granite Bay shellacks Cosumnes Oaks in Ernie Cooper’s return

Many in attendance around Grizzly Stadium Friday wondered just how coach Ernie Cooper's Granite Bay High football team would fair on offense in their season opener against Cosu ...

Oakmont shuts out Foothill 38-0 in week one football contest

In its season opener, the Oakmont High football team delivered a 38-0 victory against the visiting Foothill Mustangs. Oakmont used a strong offensive line and running game to impo ...

Oakmont will blowout Foothill: Roseville-area week one football previews and predictions

Foothill (0-1) at Oakmont (0-0) When: Friday, Sept. 5, 7 p.m. Where: Oakmont History: (6-4 Oakmont since 2004) Vikings won 40-14 in 2013 On Foothill : The Mustangs won jus ...

Ponderosa scores early and holds off Lincoln for 34-23 win

Ponderosa High’s football team, perhaps rejuvenated not having to play Folsom and Oak Ridge this season, brought its “A” game to Lincoln and came away with a 34-2 ...

Roseville native Andrew Endicott named kickoff specialist for Wisconsin

Heads or tails? Depending on the flip of a coin, Roseville native Andrew Endicott could be the first athlete at the University of Wisconsin to touch the pigskin during the 2014 NC ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Aug. 27 and Sept. 3, 1964

Heroic war record revealed in aftermath of hit-run case Twenty years ago this month, Roy Samuel Tillman, then a combat-hardened Army infantryman, lost two fingers and was shot in ...

Viking strong: Oakmont ready for new CVC football foes

Coach Tim Moore broke into a stance and dashed across the field during Monday’s Oakmont High football practice, both hands outstretched to the shoulder pads of a defensive li ...

Reader Input: PC names become political football

I am looking forward to watching my favorite team — don’t laugh — the Raiders. However, the focus already this season seems to be on what the Washington Redskin ...