Vista del Lago Football

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 ...

Vista shuts down JV football team

Already having a small varsity roster and after losing four players to injuries in the first week of the season, Vista del Lago’s football program has decided to not field a ...

Folsom Athlete of the Week: Jaxson Hansen

Jaxson Hansen played on Vista’s varsity football team as a sophomore last season and touched the ball 59 times. Backing up Dominick Norris at running back, Hansen usually on ...

Eagles show heart in win over Lancers

Vista showed grit, determination and resiliency in a 32-21 victory over Cordova last Friday in the season-opening game. Things didn’t go that well at times, and the team los ...

Vista to host Cordova on Friday

After a long offseason and three-plus weeks of practice, Vista del Lago finally opens its 2018 football season at home on Friday night. The Eagles play host to Cordova, a team the ...

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 ...

2018 week-by-week football schedule

With the new teams joining the Sierra Foothill and Capital Athletic leagues this season, there are a lot of great matchups on this year’s football schedule. Grant and Whitne ...

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 ...

Homer to lead the Vista defense

With the graduation of fellow linebackers Hunter Corbitt and Brendan Pugh, Vista senior Garet Homer is the unequivocal leader of the Eagles’ defense this season. The 5-9, 17 ...

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 ...

Football practice begins

As practice begins this week for high school football teams in the Sac-Joaquin Section, the players and coaches were greeted with high temperatures in the 100s. Vista del Lago and ...

Vista's Cokley to play football at Cal Poly

Vista senior Andrew Cokley will play football in college. Cokley verbally committed to accept a scholarship from Cal Poly in November and signed with the school just before Christ ...

Vista's season comes to an end against Patterson

When the competition heats up, each play of a game takes a greater importance, as one play can make a difference between a win and a loss. Missed opportunities were the story of t ...

Vista needs to play great to advance

If the Eagles are to upset Patterson on Friday, they’re going to need to find a way to stop, or at least slow, quarterback Gabe Sanchez. Sanchez has had a remarkable season ...