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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 ...

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 ...

Rocklin continues to roll, downing Del Campo 31-6

Rocklin High School’s football team pulled off a 31-6 victory at home over Del Campo Friday night to improve to 2-2 on the season. Entering the game, the Thunder and the Cou ...

Oakmont gets win over Whitney with last minute drive

Oakmont High School struck the decisive blow against visiting Whitney Friday night to pull out a cliffhanger 27-21. With less than 16 seconds remaining in the game, Vikings quarte ...

Thunder come out strong, but can't contain Eagles' speed

Errors, turnovers and big plays plagued the Rocklin High School football team almost the entire game against Pleasant Grove Friday night, helping the visiting Eagles to come away w ...

Although it isn’t yet fall …

With temperatures hovering around the century mark, it’s hard to imagine that fall is approaching. OK, OK, it’s still two months away, but the talk has already turned t ...

Rocklin readies for Del Oro with 49-14 win over young Roseville team

With Roseville coming in at 1-7 Friday night, there was a chance the Rocklin High football team could suffer a letdown with Del Oro waiting in the wings in the final week of the ...

Rocklin begins SFL campaign at Nevada Union

After a week off, the Rocklin High School football team will open its run for the Sierra Foothill League title by taking on Nevada Union in Grass Valley. The Miners were also idle ...

Whitney frosh use solid defense effort to topple Christian Brothers

The Whitney High freshmen football team’s defense showed up in a big way and limited Christian Brothers to 143 yards of total offense Thursday. The Wildcats took advantage of sev ...

Jr Thunder’s quarterback makes West Coast All American

The Rocklin Jr. Thunder continued its reputation of producing top football players by placing their Midgets’ quarterback on the national All American team for his age sponsored b ...

Rocklin upsets Inderkum to win its homecoming game

An undefeated Inderkum was guest for Rocklin High’s Homecoming game and discovered the Thunder’s 1-3 record was a bit deceiving. Even more deceiving has been the rapid rise of ...

Thunder drops close one

FAIR OAKS _ Taking on their fourth Sacramento Bee-ranked opponent, the Rocklin High football team came up one point and six seconds short of defeating No. 14 Del Campo Friday. The ...

Rocklin defense prevails in Quarry Bowl III

Rocklin’s winning score came in the first half when Spencer Gregg hauled in a 17-yard pass from quarterback Logan Webb. The touchdown drive was aided by running back Patrick Ryan ...

Rocklin prevails in defensive Quarry Bowl to claim granite trophy

With Whitney High coming into Rocklin Stadium at 2-0 Friday night, and scoring nearly 50 points a game it appeared the Quarry Bowl might be lightning in a bottle, but it turned out ...

Whitney High puts a crush on Vintage Crushers

NAPA _ The Whitney High School football team put to rest any notions this season would be a rebuilding year by blowing past Vintage 48-12 last Friday. And, some of the Wildcats’ ...