football

Del Oro capitalizes on opportunities for 37-7 victory over Rocklin

ROCKLIN _ Rocklin High’s football team appeared they would make a game of it in the Second Annual Battle for the Shield, but Del Oro had other plans. After taking a 21-0 lead int ...

League season opener honors fallen officer

In what has become a traditional rivalry game, Del Oro High will visit Thunder Stadium to take on Rocklin in the Battle for the Shield football game. The game honors the memory of ...

A look at the CAL and SFL

Capital Athletic League _ The Whitney Wildcats football team showed little sign of any carry over from their loss to Ceour d’Alene as they rolled over Christian Brothers for thei ...

Wildcats bounce back with win over Christian Brothers

SACRAMENTO _ The Whitney High School varsity football team defeated Christian Brother on the road 41-13, last Friday. Wildcats’ quarterback Jake Rodrigues completed 15 of 24 pass ...

Idaho’s No 1 Coeur d’ Alene too much for Wildcats

After their 48-34 win against rival Rocklin in the Quarry Bowl, Whitney High’s varsity football team took to the road to face powerhouse Coeur d’Alene in Idaho. The Vikings ca ...

Prep sports, it's a community thing

This week I got a couple of e-mails complaining of inadequate coverage of the Fighting Zebras’ football team. I believe they were partially inspired by last week’s column that ...

Sierra alumni host homecoming tailgate party

It will be homecoming for Sierra College football, Oct. 1, and the college alumni will host its Fourth Annual Sierra College Homecoming Game and Tailgate Party. It begins 11 a.m., ...

Football makes fall official

I’ve always felt the year doesn’t really begin until football season gets here. With the advent of the National Football League’s regular season play this past weekend it bec ...

An advanced look at Quarry Bowl II

Tickets for the 2011 Quarry Bowl to be held at Whitney High School football stadium, Friday, went on sale Wednesday and likely sold out within hours. This is only the second annive ...

Jr. Zebras keeping pace in the Sierra Valley League

The Jr. Zebras football squads filled in their bye week scrimmaging Whitney’s Jr. Wildcats, Aug. 30. The Lincoln squads are back in action this weekend against the Jr. Tigers at ...