football

Time runs out on Lincoln in Union Mine 61-55 win

It was a good, old-fashioned shootout, but Lincoln fans would have liked to see the Fighting Zebras on the other end of a 61-55 score that went in favor of Union Mine Friday night. ...

Like Ohio State, Western Sierra tries to embrace the grind

After a narrow loss in their third game the previous week, the Western Sierra Collegiate Academy seemed to be catching on to the game of football, but visiting Brett Harte threw an ...

Lincoln stays focused to rock Wheatland 57-28

The Wheatland High football team woke the sleeping giant Friday night, as Lincoln overcame an early Pirates’ lead and rolled to a 57-28 victory in the Highway 65 rivalry game ...

Second-Half Turnovers cost Wolverines a Win

This was supposed to be the week the Sierra College football team got back on track.  Saturday afternoon’s contest against visiting Laney College came off the heels of ...

THE AMERICAN FOOTBALL DREAM

Unbeknownst to most, Oakmont High graduate and current starting left tackle for the Sierra College football team, Derrick Achayo, was once immersed in an ill fate.  The 6-foo ...

Beavers earn first win of 2015 in home-opening 38-2 blowout

Following a 41-10 loss in their first game of the season against Modesto College, the American River College football team was eager to bounce back in their home opener. The stands ...

Jr. Zebras get roughed up by Sheldon

It was another tough outing venturing into the South Division of the Sierra Valley USA Youth and Cheer schedule going against Sheldon Saturday. The Lincoln Jr. Zebras came up short ...

Lincoln improves to 2-1 with win over Nevada Union

In what looked like it might be a repeat of last year’s 26-20 loss to Nevada Union, the Lincoln High football team fought through some issues to post a high-scoring 42-35 win ...

Week two Friday Night football results, scores around the region

Editor's note: For full results, complete stats, photos, interviews and stars of the week, grab the Sunday print edition of the Auburn Journal. Placer 41, Damonte Ranch 26 Th ...

Lincoln takes home-opener with 59-20 romp

If anyone had any doubts about Lincoln High’s new offense it was erased Friday night in a 59-20 blowout victory over visiting El Dorado. Coming in with 10 losses in their la ...