football

Rocklin receiver to play at Humboldt State

His size was not mentioned when Nick Williams paid a visit to Humboldt State University and met with head football coach Rob Smith. The Rocklin High School senior took that as a go ...

Juniors in demand with supply of talent

Fitting in with Whitney High School’s choir should not be a problem for Jake Rodrigues. All the junior has to do is carry a tune as well as he does a football. That remains to be ...

Sierra linebacker has another dedication

John Bloomfield is going to make his older brother’s day the next time he visits him. Good news does not come too often for the Sierra College sophomore’s brother, who is servi ...

Boise State beckons for Rocklin quarterback

Far be it for Jimmy Laughrea to be jealous of all the attention Dano Graves has received in recent weeks. Laughrea will simply join all the folks applauding the Folsom High School ...

Late charge gives Bulldogs state title

CARSON — Three touchdowns in 25 seconds turned a close game into a Folsom blowout, as the Bulldogs won the CIF State Football Division II Championship on Saturday in Carson, defe ...

Alleged extortionist was not male stripper, detective says

A local college and high school football star charged with extortion was not a part of the male strippers group he allegedly linked to prostitution. Auburn Police officers arrest ...

Turnaround leads to title for Del Oro

SACRAMENTO — Casey Taylor and his Del Oro High School football team were in no hurry to get out of the rain Saturday night. The Golden Eagles soaked in the thrill of victory for ...

Del Oro marches on to semifinal

One chance was all Whitney High School’s football team wanted in the second half Friday night in Loomis. When it finally arrived, the Wildcats let it slip through their hands lik ...

Loss to linger for Rocklin football coach

Greg Benzel’s back will be sore by the time August arrives. Rocklin High School’s football coach will have carried around last Friday night’s Sac-Joaquin Section playoff loss ...

Whitney quarterback has nowhere to hide

A Pioneer High School fan wasted no time in reminding the Patriots of which player they had to stop. “Get No. 7!” The boisterous fan issued the alert just as Friday night’s ...