football

Saying goodbye

Athletics are emotional, and perhaps no more so than when a group of seniors realize they’ve just played their last game together, especially on their home field. Such was the ca ...

Zebras Peewees are SVUSA champs

Two teams from the Lincoln Jr. Zebras went into the Sierra Valley USA championships Saturday; one enjoyed the thrill of victory, the other the agony of defeat. The PeeWees defeated ...

Soccer heads to Inderkum for playoffs

With a 0-0 tie against Placer High School, and a 2-1 win over Center High School, the Lincoln High School varsity boys soccer team improved to 4-2-4 in the Pioneer Valley League (1 ...

Colfax game hits the road after power outage

When the stadium went dark four minutes and eight seconds into the Colfax High football game Friday night, rather than complain, Glenn Young went into action. With a stage four P ...

Bear River bounces back at Lincoln

LINCOLN_The Fighting Zebras could never quite track down the Bruin rushers as Bear River High used the ground game to run away with a 45-21 victory Friday night in a Pioneer Valley ...

Lincoln looms in Placer’s latest rivalry game

The Lincoln High football team may not share the proximity to Placer of Bear River or Colfax, but the Zebras’ 2009 victory over the Hillmen denied them their first Pioneer Va ...

Homecoming inspires Lincoln to a 55-17 victory over Foothill

On a bitter cold October night, the Lincoln High School went up against the Foothill High School Mustangs for the 2011 Fighting Zebras homecoming game, Friday. The stands were pack ...

Placer defense answers the call at Bear River

LAKE OF THE PINES – On a night filled with defensive highlights, Colton Davenport struck the final, decisive blow at Bear River High.The Placer senior went high in the air to pic ...

Homecoming Game

Lincoln High had the week off in preparation for its homecoming and Pioneer Valley League opener against the Foothill Mustangs. Foothill has been averaging more than 400 yards of o ...

A look at the Pioneer Valley League

Lincoln High football got off to a difficult start and hopes to regroup during this bye week before league begins. At 1-4, they have nowhere to go but up as no other PVL team has m ...

Relentless Zebras hand Mustangs 12-0 setback

The Lincoln High junior varsity football team used an unyielding defense to hold visiting Argonaut at bay until the offense got things rolling in the fourth quarter to give the Fig ...

Fighting Zebras end preseason in bizarre 70-35 loss

Friday night’s match up between Argonaut and Lincoln high schools kept fans on the edge of their seats in spite of the lopsided 70-35 score. The visiting Mustangs looked as if th ...

Prep sports, it's a community thing

This week I got a couple of e-mails complaining of inadequate coverage of the Fighting Zebras’ football team. I believe they were partially inspired by last week’s column that ...

Jr. Zebras take three games from Placer Jr. Hillmen

A great Saturday of football was enjoyed by Lincoln Jr. Zebras’ fans as Lincoln’s youth football program traveled to Auburn to take on Placer’s five teams. The Jr. Zebras cel ...

Lincoln shows great heart but can’t match Wheatland offense

WHEATLAND _ The Lincoln High Fighting Zebras came into last Friday night’s game dealing with a lot of emotions after the tragic loss of a teammate, classmate, and friend. However ...