Football: Casa Grande struggles against Napa

Gauchos still winless 
as Indians beat second 
NBL team in as many weeks Read Article →

Football: Rancho Cotate defense sputters in opener, falls to Alhambra 47-35

Cougars pile up points but can’t overcome deficit Read Article →
Lower Lake halfback Mason Sanders (10) gets swept off his feet by El Molino defensive back Eddie Taylor (8) during their game in 
Forestville on Friday night.
(ALVIN JORNADA / For The Press Democrat)

Football: El Mo rolls past Lower Lake 28-6

Lions' quarterback finishes with four TD passes; Trojans can’t avoid penalty flags. Read Article →

College and high school results for Friday, September 5, 2014

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Friday. Read Article →

Friday’s high school football previews

Here's a look at this Friday's slate of high school football games. Read Article →
Middletown’s Cody Chorjel will play tight end and wing back in addition to anchoring the Mustangs’ defensive line. (Alvin Jornada / For The Press Democrat, 2013)

NCL I football preview: Expect to see stars in unexpected places

A couple of key players among the NCL I's teams will be shuffling duties this season. Read Article →

College and high school results for Thursday, Sept. 4

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Thursday. Read Article →

College and high school results for Wednesday, Sept. 3

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Wednesday. Read Article →

Sonoma Academy coaching openings

Tennis is the ninth varsity sport now offered by the small private high school in Santa Rosa Read Article →

Empire prep girls tennis enters league play

Both the North Bay League and Sonoma County League open play Thursday Read Article →
Tomales High School running back Willy Lepori fights for yardage against the Hoopa Valley Warriors on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. (Photo by John Burgess, The Press Democrat)

NCL II football preview: Three-team fight in four-team league

St. Vincent, Calistoga favorites of four-team league, but don't forget Tomales Read Article →

Volleyball Roundup: Analy rallies from 2 sets down

Down two sets, Analy comes roaring back to beat Cardinal Newman on the road. Read Article →
Senior Preston Salmans, an All-Empire selection last season, has helped Mendocino to 
20 consecutive victories. (Photo by Alvin Jornada, The Press Democrat)

NCL III football preview: Mendocino loaded again in 2014

Preston Salmans, Kyle Moore return to eight-man team that went undefeated last season. Read Article →
Casa Grande vs. Analy Football

PD Preps Football Rankings: Week 1

Two teams are tied atop the PD Preps large school football rankings after Week 1 Read Article →

PD Preps Insider: Newman defense loosens up

Cardinal Newman coach Paul Cronin thought the turning point for his team Saturday was when his senior defenders relaxed a bit and started having fun. Read Article →

College and high school results for Tuesday, Sept. 2

Here's how teams in the Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Tuesday. Read Article →

Saturday football roundup: Undisciplined effort dooms Piner against Del Norte

Other winners Saturday include Cardinal Newman, Cloverdale, Mendocino, Anderson Valley Read Article →
Tomales High School coach Leon Feliciano talks to his 14-man football team after the Braves beat Hoopa Valley 41-12 on Friday night. (Photo by JOHN BURGESS, The Press Democrat)

Kerry Benefield: Tomales Braves exemplify synergy

Decreased enrollment diminishes Tomales' roster, not its performance Read Article →

Cardinal Newman races to 56-32 victory in opener

Cardinals overcome early turnover to score final 28 points at Honor Bowl Read Article →

College and high school results for Saturday, August 30, 2014

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Saturday. Read Article →
Tomales defensive back Jacob Sampietro tips the ball away from Hoppa's Jarod Fullerton in the first quarter. (Photo by JOHN BURGESS, The Press Democrat)

Friday football roundup: Maria Carrillo defeats Redwood, 21-14

Other winners Friday included Windsor, El Molino and Tomales. Read Article →
Analy’s Xavier Freeman (2) makes a catch in front of Casa Grande’s Jaleel Lawson during Friday night’s game in Sebastopol.
Alvin Jornada / For The Press Democrat

Football: Analy routs Casa Grande in showdown of league champs

Tigers jumped to 40-0 lead at halftime Read Article →
Petaluma’s Brendan White (5) hurdles over Santa Rosa’s 
Carter Lindstrom-Drake during the first half of Friday’s game.
(Erik Castro / For The Press Democrat)

Football: Petaluma squeezes by Santa Rosa 13-12

Trojans blow 13-0 lead, but Panthers comeback falls short on failed conversion Read Article →

Saturday’s high school football previews, Week 1

Newman opens season against prominent Nevada high school Read Article →

College and high school results for Friday, August 29, 2014

Here's how teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Friday. Read Article →
The Gauchos offensive line returns five starters this season: from left, Greg Poteracke, Peter Parrick, Julian Lopez, Brendan Jackson and Tanner Shimek. (John Burgess / The Press Democrat)

Casa Grande football lays it all on the line

Gauchos expect its massive offensive line to be key to success this season. Read Article →
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High school football previews, Week 1

Today’s top high school football games Read Article →

College and high school results for Thursday, Aug. 28

Here's how the teams in Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Thursday. Read Article →
Jaguars running back Hunter Hanson carries the ball during practice Monday at Windsor High School. (Crista Jeremiaon / The Press Democrat)

Football preview: Jaguars ready to roar

Windsor returns eight starters and expects a boost from an influx of new talent. Read Article →

College and high school results for Wednesday, Aug. 27

Here's how teams in the Sonoma, Lake & Mendocino counties performed this Wednesday. Read Article →