football

Zebras cheer squad inspires in many ways

Lincoln High School Cheer Adviser Lori Cota announced her cheer squad will be busy doing community service next week. Sunday, the team will be in Loomis at Del Oro High School chee ...

Woodcreek takes big advantage of Lincoln mistakes

There were plenty of opportunities to go around when Woodcreek High School visited Lincoln in a football season opener Saturday night. Lincoln fumbled its chances. Woodcreek put it ...

Jr. Zebras Earn Split with Granite Bay

GRANITE BAY _ The Lincoln Jr. Zebras gained a hard earned split with a tough group from Granite Bay in week two of Sierra Valley USA Jr. Football action, Saturday. The day began wi ...

T'wolves to invade Zebra town Saturday

2010 Lincoln 28, Woodcreek 21 Passing Zebras – 41 yards, 0 TDs 0 Int T’wolves – 63 yards, 1 TDs, 0 Int Rushing Zebras – 304 yards, 3 TDs T’wolves – 212 yards, 2 TDs De ...

Matching their skills on the gridiron

Rick Padilla didn’t need to be talked into a football game pitting Placer County law enforcement against their Nevada County counterparts. More than 40 Placer law men jumped at t ...

Head injuries

We’re entering the fall season and that means sporting activity will increase even beyond the baseball, softball, swimming, and diving now wrapping up from the summer. The follow ...

Jr Zebras prepare to go head-to-head against the competition

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras shook off some of the rust they showed in a scrimmage earlier in the week and quickly made up ground during their annual jamboree held at Lincoln High School ...

Preview of Fighting Zebras football

Last season head coach Ken Lowe’s Lincoln High School varsity football team finished fourth in the Pioneer Valley League with a conference record of 2-3 (6-5 overall). The Fight ...

Lincoln Youth Football and Cheer underway

Monday marked the beginning of practice for Lincoln Youth Football and Cheer (LYFC) as the summer season begins to merge with fall. Players ages 6-14 ran onto the practice field in ...

Thomas Gang approved as New Sierra College Athletic Director

ROCKLIN – Trading Eagles for Wolverines, Thomas Gang is the new Sierra College Associate Dean of Athletics. The former Mendocino College Athletic Director’s appointment was app ...

Zebras set pace in PVL races

A change in seasons has brought a change in luck at Lincoln High School. After the girls and boys basketball teams were last in the Pioneer Valley League, the baseball and softball ...

Football team loses fundraising arm

The funding source for items such as uniforms and helmet stickers for the Lincoln High School football team will change next year and not everyone is pleased with that decision. Qu ...

Former Zebra sacks all-state honor

J.J. Castillo is the big man on campus when he arrives for his job at Sheridan Elementary School. The 6-foot-4, 245-pound Yuba College freshman towers above the first- and second-g ...

Late charge gives Bulldogs state title

CARSON — Three touchdowns in 25 seconds turned a close game into a Folsom blowout, as the Bulldogs won the CIF State Football Division II Championship on Saturday in Carson, defe ...

Zebras make early exit from playoffs

By Alex Stewart News Messenger Correspondent The Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs have come and gone for Lincoln High School’s football team. Now the work begins for the 2011 seaso ...