football

Which outcome was most surprising?

This weekend's football games included some highly anticipated matchups, some of which delivered on the drama and others which did not.And then, there was that game at Woodcreek th ...

Whitney tops El Dorado 35-13

The Whitney Wildcats showed their versatility and depth Friday night in Placerville with a convincing 35-13 victory over the host El Dorado Cougars. Whitney set the tempo early whe ...

Zebras topple Placer, remain perfect

The Placer High football team and an overflow crowd at LeFebvre Stadium found out firsthand just how far Lincoln has come in the past year. The Zebras corralled Placer’s high-p ...

Catch 22, if you can

A couple of guys with unlikely names may be the most likely to have major impacts on tonight’s battle between undefeated Placer and Lincoln High football teams. They’re both s ...

Placer faces its biggest challenge

Placer High football coach Joey Montoya saw glimpses of a Lincoln juggernaut last season, warning those who would listen that coach Ken Lowe’s football team was a sleeping giant ...

Lincoln at Placer - who will win?

It may be just a regular season game Friday night in Auburn, but the matchup between the resurgent Lincoln High football team and Placer has the local hype maching working overtime ...

Battle of unbeatens - Zebras to take on Hillmen in Auburn

Lincoln High’s varsity football team hasn’t played in a regular season game like this in a very long time. The 7-0 Zebras will play in a Pioneer Valley League game against the ...

Thunder quarterback not nervous anymore

Rocklin High junior quarterback Jimmy Laughrea says he was nervous starting at the varsity level last season. Things have changed this year. “Last year I was kind of learning ...

Whitney to play at El Dorado as it aims for fourth straight win

Whitney High will play at El Dorado in a Pioneer Valley League football game on Friday night. The El Dorado Cougars are 2-5 overall and 0-3 in the PVL. The Cougars have lost to ...

Add Zebras to Placer’s list of rivals

The Placer High football team has developed heated rivalries with many a foe in the foothills. Del Oro, Colfax, Bear River and Nevada Union have all had their run-ins with the Hill ...