High school football

Foresthill pounds Valley Christian 64-0

FORESTHILL — The Foresthill Wildfires put on a scoring clinic against the Valley Christian Lions, earning an easy 64-0 Sacramento Metro Athletic League shutout Friday night at Fo ...

Del Oro hammers Woodcreek in SFL opener

LOOMIS — A bumpy first half of the high school football season is now behind Del Oro, and with Friday night’s 38-7 pasting of Woodcreek in a Sierra Foothill League opener, it ...

Foresthill pounds Delta, looks ahead to big SMAL games

CLARKSBURG — Foresthill High School made quick work of Delta 52-0 and solidified its place atop the Sacramento Metro Athletic League standings Friday night.The Wildfires (4-1 ove ...

Valley Christian overcome by injuries, Wildfires

NORTH HIGHLANDS — There just is no other way to say it: It wasn’t Valley Christian’s night.The Lions lost to rival Foresthill 32-13 on Saturday night in a Sacrame ...

Del Oro suffers 40-0 loss to Oaks Christian at Battle for Veterans

Del Oro coach Casey Taylor was still capable of looking at the bigger picture after his high school football team suffered a 40-0 loss to Oaks Christian in the season-opening, show ...

Intriguing schedule for PVL football

Practices for Pioneer Valley League football squads opened up Aug. 6. Only two schools in the PVL – Colfax and Foothill – have opted to play “zero week” ga ...

Foresthill avoids complacency, tops Valley Christian

NORTH HIGHLANDS — In a rematch between Foresthill High School and Valley Christian Academy, the Wildfires tamed the Lions 33-14 on Friday night at Highlands High School.Fores ...

Woodcreek's high-powered offense shut down by Bear River

LAKE OF THE PINES — A night of surprises began on the second play as the Bear River High football team pulled out a new trick and scored on its way to a 24-10 victory over W ...

Football playoff alignments up in the air to the end

LODI — Enrollment figures for the 2011-12 school year have been released, and while football teams have an idea which division they’ll be in for the Sac-Joaquin Section ...

KVIE show looks at high school football injuries

KVIE Public Television on Tuesday will show “Frontline: Football High,” the story of two high school football players who collapsed from heatstroke during practices las ...

Football players are honored on all-conference teams

FOOTBALL Sierra Foothill League Final regular-season standings                   League  ...

Del Oro throws top of SFL into a logjam

A big celebration and an eventful Senior Night for Roseville High School ended in disappointment Friday when Del Oro handed the Tigers their first Sierra Foothill League loss, 31-2 ...

Foresthill pulls out a win over Valley Christian

SACRAMENTO – The Foresthill Wildfires blew into town and swept a 6-3 Sacramento Metro Athletic League football win from Valley Christian on Saturday at Highlands High School. Fo ...

Our View: Prep football flies in foothills

The Auburn Journal and its sister publications have stepped up our prep football coverage because of reader interest and the amazing talent that local high school teams bring to th ...

Woodcreek football takes on pack mentality

James Nunley accounted for 49 percent of Woodcreek’s yardage last season. Since seniors aren’t allowed to play a fifth year of high school football, however, he’s gone. The ...