Football

Controlling chaos

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series on football officiating in the foothills. For Part I, visit AuburnJournal.com. Jerry Stannard has been officiating high ...

Hillmen turn focus to speedy Nunley

James Nunley won’t need any introduction to the Placer High football team tonight. One year ago, Woodcreek’s star tailback sliced and diced the Hillmen defense, racking up 294 ...

Among the West’s best

Mike Robinson reflects on his first season as a football player and cringes. “I was terrible,” the E.V. Cain eighth grader said last week. Things have changed since then. Ro ...

Update: Placer High football forfeit fight postpones Colfax playoff game

A judge issued a restraining order Friday putting the Colfax-Oakdale high school playoff football game scheduled for that night on hold. The order followed a court action filed Th ...

Can the Falcons bounce back at Whitney?

Tony Martello doesn’t downplay any opponent, but he has extra respect the Whitney High football team and its undefeated record. “Whitney’s the real deal,” said Martello, t ...