football

Baseball ending starts sports’ cycle

Just when everyone is about to collapse from a high school year of sports, the spirit is revived by Little League All Stars baseball. At each level, 9-10 Minors, 11 Minors/Majors, ...

Western Sierra working hard and fast for inaugural season

Although the Western Sierra Collegiate Academy football team is putting in the extra time to build a program in its inaugural season, assistant coach Alex Stewart put things in pro ...

California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

Western Sierra names head coach for inaugural season

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy announced it has selected JP Dolliver to take the reins of its football program to begin this fall. The Wolves will field both varsity and jun ...

Wildcats’ new football coach looks for total commitment

After nine years at Sacramento High that included four as head coach, Paul Doherty felt it was a time for a change of pace when he decided to come to Whitney High School as the nex ...

An inspiration on the football field and in the community

During this past football season at Rocklin High School, Thomas “Tommy” Moore donned the No. 4 jersey and lined up at tight end and linebacker for the Thunder. But it ...

Western Sierra to establish football program for 2015

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy Athletic Director Michael Wells announced that the school will field both 11-man varsity and junior varsity football teams for the 2015 season. T ...

Max Miller's Clinic of Champions comes to Sacramento

Max Miller’s Clinic of Champions for college, high school and youth football coaches will be held in Reno, Feb. 27-28. For the first time, however, Miller will hold a clinic ...

Gimenez joins ranks of coaches stepping down at Whitney

Whitney High Athletic Director Jason Feuerbach is now in search of candidates to fill some good size holes left in the Wildcats’ athletic department.  It was recently an ...

Looking back on the season that might have been

Welcoming the Folsom High football team into the Sierra Foothill League was something many looked forward to, including the Rocklin Thunder. The Bulldogs have been setting the sta ...

Rocklin off to Stockton after Del Campo victory

Rocklin turned around a first half draw against Del Campo Friday and rolled past the Cougars in the second half to advance in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II football playo ...

Rocklin High's Evyn Holtz

School: Rocklin High Thunder Grade: Junior Sport: Football Rocklin High’s Evyn Holtz helped pick up a flagging Thunder ground game to lead his team to a 35-7 victory over ...

Whitney High freshman celebrate (fourth) perfect season

The Whitney High freshman football team completed a perfect season by defeating Antelope in their final game 63-12. It was reported that it was the fourth perfect season in a row f ...

Rocklin Jr. Thunder Midgets slaim SAC championship with win over Del Oro

The Rocklin Jr. Thunder Midgets defeated the Del Oro Jr. Eagles 33-7 Nov. 9 to emerge as the Sierra Athletic Conference champions for 2014. The Jr. Thunder Mighty Mites and Jr. Pe ...

Rocklin advances in playoffs with 35-7 win over Del Campo

As if to step back to when the Rocklin High football team was 7-0 earlier this season, the Thunder rolled to a 35-7 victory over Del Campo Friday night in Round 1 of the CIF Sac-Jo ...