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Dragons too much for Eagles, as Vista falls 41-13

Facing a big, fast and physical team from Sac High on Saturday night, Vista did what they could but in the end were outmanned by the Dragons and lost, 41-13. The Dragons scored on ...

Eagles improve to 3-0 in Capital Athletic League with 28-17 win over Rio Americano

It took all four quarters but Vista del Lago was able to come from behind Friday night with a 28-17 win over Rio Americano on the road. With the win over the Raiders (0-2 in the C ...

Eagles improve to 2-0 in CAL with 31-14 win over Del Campo

Impressive in all phases, Vista del Lago rolled to a 31-14 win over Del Campo Friday night to improve to 2-0 in the Capital Athletic League. Quarterback Grant Patterson threw thre ...

Quick start boosts Eagles over El Camino, 49-21

The Vista del Lago Eagles racked up points early, scoring 28 in the first quarter, and routed the El Camino Eagles, 49-21, Friday night. Vista halted a three-game skid, improving ...

Eagles fall to Rams in overtime, 35-28

Vista was one play away from winning its second game of the season on Friday night. That one play, however, is often so difficult to make, which is what makes winning so hard some ...

Strong second half lifts Vista over Lancers, 32-21

Vista del Lago got off to a slow start in the first half, but then turned things around in the second half to defeat Cordova, 32-21, in the season opening game Friday night. The E ...

Eagles hope to compete for league title

With 28 players on their roster, Vista del Lago has the smallest football team in their program’s 11-year history. This year more than any, the team will need to stay health ...

Returning starters to lead Vista offense

Six returning starters on offense, including quarterback Grant Patterson, has Vista excited about the offense this season. Patterson is a speedy senior quarterback who learned the ...

Patterson confident in himself, Eagles, as season nears

It’s not easy to be a high school quarterback, especially being a varsity starter for the first season. There are far more who struggle at the position than those who are su ...

Vista's defense leads team to playoff win over Lancers, 49-20

When Vista met Cordova back in September, the Lancers scored 33 points with five passing touchdowns. Thursday night in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III play ...

Norris scores five touchdowns, as Vista dominates El Camino, 50-13

Dominick Norris scored five touchdowns and rushed for well over 200 yards, as Vista del Lago rolled to a 50-13 win over El Camino on Friday night in a battle of the Eagles. For th ...

Hillmen spoil Vista's Homecoming; defeat the Eagles 43-28

A game that featured more than 800 yards of total offense could be summed up by the punters. Vista del Lago punted twice. Placer’s punter never left the sideline. In a game ...

Vista pulls away late for 54-33 win over Cordova

Vista del Lago gave up five touchdowns and 33 points, but ironically enough, it was a defensive play that broke the game open Friday night against Cordova. Senior cornerback Danie ...

Vista rolls over Bruins in first real home game, 50-28

Vista del Lago’s football team did not disappoint the near-capacity crowd that showed up at the first varsity football game played on the campus of Vista del Lago High School ...

Quarterback play will make, break Eagle offense

The 2017 season marks the beginning of a new era for Vista del Lago football. After nearly a decade of sharing Prairie City Stadium on the campus of Folsom High school with the Bu ...