football

Using touch to prepare for tackle

In light of the increasing concern over concussions and the game of football, the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section has further limited preseason contact. That begs the question: does limiti ...

Jr. Thunder tryouts for football and cheer

The Rocklin Jr. Thunder Football and Cheer clinic and tryout dates have been set. A parent Cheer information meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. April 14 at Granite Oaks Middle School. ...

Western Sierra's Zach Richter

School: Western Sierra Wolves Grade: Senior Sport: Volleyball Western Sierra Collegiate Academy is rapidly coming into its own in high school sports and one of the student-athle ...

Western Sierra football holds awards banquet

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy held its first football awards night to honor the players, coaches, administrators and families that worked diligently in getting Wolves’ fo ...

Del Oro mojo carries Eagles to Division II championship

SACRAMENTO – Del Oro’s offense sat 43 yards away from the end zone as the team entered the fourth quarter with a three point lead over Sierra Foothill League rival Rock ...

REMATCH: Del Oro, Rocklin meet in D2 “SFL BOWL”

It was a shellacking that Casey Taylor and the Del Oro football team hasn’t forgotten. And, if the Golden Eagles are going to reverse trends this Friday night from the 28-3 ...

Rocklin’s Hatada recognized for defensive play

Rocklin High’s Chase Hatada was named the defensive co-MVP for football in the Sierra Foothill League. The 255-pound Boise State pick shared the honor with Folsom’s Rog ...

Rocklin ends game early in playoff win over Del Campo

Rocklin High running back Evyn Holtz rushed for four touchdowns and quarterback Will Floyd threw for two more, as the Thunder rolled past Del Campo 42-6 Friday in round two of the ...

TURKEY AND FOOTBALL: The best prep football teams practice on Thanksgiving

The countdown has started for the California Interscholastic Federation’s first true state-wide bowl football championship games. With most CIF sections around the state put ...

Rocklin rocks Burbank; gears up for Del Campo

The Rocklin High football team entered the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Playoffs as the No. 3 seed. That seeding proved accurate as the Thunder dispatched No. 14 Burbank 34- ...

Rocklin High's Evyn Holtz

School: Rocklin High Thunder Grade: Senior Sport: Football Rocklin High’s Evyn Holtz was virtually a one-man wrecking crew against Burbank in Friday’s CIF Sac-Joaqui ...

Del Oro continues as Whitney’s playoff nemesis

LOOMIS — The curtain came down a bit too soon for the Whitney High football team after a late Del Oro score ended the Wildcats’ return to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Di ...

Sierra College earns Bowl Game berth with road win

Clusters of Sierra College football players shimmied into the weight room on campus Sunday afternoon with butterflies in their stomachs.  As the team gathered around their he ...

Whitney to open the playoffs at Del Oro

The Whitney High football team closed out its regular season Friday and will now take the long road to try and win a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoff championship. The ...