football

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 ...

Coaches, fans invited to Hall of Fame brunch

CARMICHAEL – The National Football Foundation/College Hall of Fame, Sacramento Valley Chapter invites the local community to attend its coaches kickoff brunch to be held Aug. ...

Legends of the fall pay tribute to Candlestick Park in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO - With Candlestick Park scheduled to be torn down, a number of former National Football League greats returned to the historic stadium to play in the Legends of Candl ...

Whitney football looks ahead to 2014 season

As spring conditioning wound down, the Whitney High Wildcats were working to master the changes and wrinkles that would define maroon and gold football for 2014. Gridiron candidate ...

New Lincoln coach assesses Zebras during spring drills

It’s always a situation of mixed emotions when a popular coach steps down and a new era of football begins. Lincoln High head coach Ken Lowe saw his young family growing up ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Del Oro takes on Bakersfield for state title; Robotics team headed to state event; Assemblyman Bigelow Q&A; County unemployment and Little Free Libraries

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Tonight is the big game for Del Oro High School as the football team takes on Bakersfield for the California Interscholastic Federation Division I Bowl ...