friday night football

Hernandez ready to lead Valley Christian football into new-look SMAL schedule

The football drills at Valley Christian High Academy are all about commitment this summer. In one such drill on July 18, players launched themselves at heavy bags, lifting, leapin ...

Living on the ragged edge: Woodcreek football team vows to find SFL success

With each mighty rep in the Woodcreek High weight room this summer, incoming senior Dominic Balmer is making a statement. He and the rest of his fellow Timberwolves will fall noth ...

Bulldogs pull out 42-35 win over Jesuit to reach section title game

For the first time in a long time, Folsom High’s football team was tested from start to finish in a game and the Bulldogs passed the test. Jesuit gave the Bulldogs all they ...

Oak Ridge topples Granite Bay in the SJS quarterfinals

  Oak Ridge High’s football team scored 14 unanswered points in the second half and capitalized on three interceptions to overcome visiting Granite Bay 28-17 Friday. G ...

Folsom handles Franklin; faces Jesuit in semis

After two playoff games, the Bulldogs are back in familiar territory. A convincing 49-16 win over Franklin Friday night has advanced the Bulldogs to the Sac-Joaquin Section Divisi ...

Vista rallies but comes up short in 39-37 loss to Vanden

Losing the last game of the season is never an easy thing, no matter if it’s the section championship game like it was last year for Vista del Lago’s football team, or ...

Browning throws six touchdowns as Folsom moves on

To the surprise of few in the greater Sacramento area, the Folsom Bulldogs showed why they were the No. 1 seed in the CIF Division I Sac-Joaquin Section on Friday night at Prairie ...

Folsom completes perfect regular season with 63-39 win over Pleasant Grove

Pleasant Grove scored 39 points against Folsom Friday night, but the Eagles were no match for the Bulldogs, as Folsom rolled to a 63-39 victory. The win capped off a perfect 10-0 ...

Bulldogs remain undefeated, crush Pondrosa 52-0

There’s not much that Delta River League teams — or any other team in the section — can do right now to stop the Folsom Bulldogs. The Bulldogs celebrated its 22 s ...

Red-zone struggles add up to Vista loss to Cosumnes Oaks

In the first half, Vista del Lago couldn’t stop Alex Van Dyke. In the second, they couldn’t find the end zone. The result Friday night at Prairie City Stadium was a 40- ...

Bulldogs romp over Jesuit, 56-14

Folsom made its final game against Jesuit a memorable one, as the Bulldogs dominated the Marauders Friday night 56-14 to improve to 7-0 on the season. For the second straight week ...

Vista bounces back with 40-point drubbing or River City

The Vista del Lago football team wanted to rebound from a disheartening loss last Friday at Liberty Ranch, especially since they are in the midst of three straight Sierra Valley Co ...

Folsom defense posts shutout in 35-0 win over Oak Ridge

In a battle between a pair of 5-0 teams who are among the best in the area, the Folsom Bulldogs came out on top of the Oak Ridge Trojans, 35-0, Friday night at Prairie City Stadium ...

Vista stumbles against Liberty Ranch, loses 20-14

Shaky performances against Bradshaw Christian and El Dorado caught up to Vista del Lago’s football team Friday night in Galt. Liberty Ranch put the clamps on Vista’s h ...