football

Whitney returns to prepare for Oakmont and homecoming

SHINGLE SPRINGS – After Ponderosa scored on its first four possessions, the Whitney High football team stiffened its defense to shut out the Bruins the rest of the way. But t ...

Whitney rallies in second half, but can’t erase Ponderosa’s early scores

SHINGLE SPRINGS – After Ponderosa scored on it s first four possessions, the Whitney High football team stiffened its defense to shut out the Bruins the rest of the way. But ...

Whitney defense unable to contain Del Campo ground game

Whitney High’s football team has struggled with injuries this season and entered Friday’s Capital Valley Conference contest against Del Campo with a 0-4 record, and fie ...

Thunder rolls over Oak Ridge by 59-21 score

Rocklin High School celebrated its homecoming with some fireworks both on and off the field Friday night against the visiting Oak Ridge Trojans. Quarterback Max O’Rourke led ...

Jr. Thunder win three games in homecoming games

The Rocklin Junior thunder Mighty Mites won their sixth game in a row by the beating the Oak Ridge Jr. Trojans 12-6.  The two Mighty Mites clubs struggled to find the end zon ...

Whitney can’t contain Cougars in 41-14 loss

The Whitney High football team entered Friday’s game winless and looking for win No. 1 of the season against a strong Del Campo team. But an improved Wildcats offense couldn& ...

Roseville's Woodcreek erupts early to rout Nevada Union football 42-12

The Woodcreek High football team seemed shot from a cannon Friday during a 42-12 victory over Nevada Union that granted the Timberwolves their first Sierra Foothill League victory ...

Rocklin Homecoming opens SFL campaign hosting Oak Ridge

Oak Ridge (1-0, 4-1) will bring a solid passing game into Thunder Stadium for Homecoming Friday, led by junior Ian Book. Book started at quarterback as a sophomore and had an outs ...

Rocklin Jr. Thunder take three games from Granite Bay

The Rocklin Jr. Thunder Midget team defeated Granite Bay Jr. Grizzlies 32-22 Saturday in a hard-fought contest. Leading the way defensively for the Jr. Thunder were Bruce Ellis, K ...

Bella Vista takes advantage of Whitney slow start for 19-2 win

Injuries have plagued Whitney High’s football team throughout the season, as the Wildcats entered Friday night’s Capital Valley Conference opener against Bella Vista. ...

Young Whitney team struggles in opening league loss 19-2

Injuries continued to plaque the Whitney High football squad entering their Capital Valley Conference debut against Bella Vista. The Broncos took advantage of the short-handed Wil ...

Week four Roseville-area football previews and predictions for SFL, CVC games

Granite Bay (2-1) at Folsom (4-0) When: Today, Sept. 26, 7:30 p.m. Where: Folsom History: (2-0 Folsom since 2004) Bulldogs won, 30-14, in 2013 On Folsom: The Bulldogs are Grani ...

Rocklin takes week off after defeating Sacramento 47-6

The Rocklin High football team wrapped up its preseason with a 4-0 record and a convincing 47-6 victory over Sacramento Friday in Thunder Stadium. Rocklin’s first score came ...

Jr. Thunder take four of five games from Vista Jr. Eagles

The Rocklin Jr. Thunder played the Vista Jr. Eagles Saturday at Livermore Park in Folsom.  MIGHTY MITES Rocklin’s Mighty Mites started the morning by extending their w ...

Athlete of the Week: Rocklin’s Max O’Rourke

Who: Max O’Rourke Sport: Football High school: Rocklin High Thunder Grade: Senior Quarterback Max O’Rourke led Rocklin over Sacramento Friday 47-6. The senior passe ...