Soma Vainuku (remember him?) makes college choice

Posted by Staff Writer Eric Branch: Eureka running back Soma Vainuku made quite an impression on Empire football fans in December when he rushed for 478 and nine touchdowns in North Coast Section playoff games against Petaluma and Montgomery. Read Article →

Montgomery's defense vs. top RBs

Posted by Staff Writer Eric Branch: There's no doubt about it, Montgomery’s defense has been brilliant. The Vikings have allowed 10.6 points during their 10-game winning streak, but I was a little surprised when I checked how they fared against the top running backs they faced this season. Here’s a look: Read Article →

Two coaches. One Soma Vainuku.

Posted by Staff Writer Eric Branch: No offense to Casa Grande, but Montgomery, with its rugged, physical defense, probably was the best team to meet Eureka in the North Coast Section Division II finals. Read Article →