Oakdale

Ties that bind

  While there are a lot of miles on their respective football coaching odometers, Colfax High’s Tony Martello and Oakdale’s Trent Merzon shouldn’t be called ...

Our View: Playoff fever, catch it, while CIF takes gate

Tonight three local football teams take their communities’ pride onto the field during the second round of the playoffs. At LeFebvre Stadium in Auburn, Placer hosts Oakdale in a ...

Week Three Grid Matchups Pair Possible Playoff Foes

The calendar may still read September but for a few area high school football teams this weekend’s games could easily be previews of what’s to come in November, or for that ma ...

Hillmen hoping for ample support

After gaining back three victories in an Oakland courtroom on Monday, the Placer High football team is seeking some extra support for its first playoff game in eight seasons. The P ...

Playoff Participants Not Smiling

“Where to now St. Peter?” The words that Elton John sang in the 1970s could literally sum up the feeling of the participants in this year’s Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV footb ...

Colfax back at The Corral

The weather forecast for tonight’s Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV football playoff game between Colfax and Oakdale calls for clear weather in the San Joaquin Valley. But if you ta ...

Colfax-Oakdale: Plenty Of Playoff Tradition

It’s the valley versus the foothills. It’s cowboy vs. mountain guy. It’s two one-school towns that love their football teams. In the Sac-Joaquin Section, it’s one of the b ...