John R. Hull

John R. Hull I am a sportswriter for the Elk Grove Citizen. Daily, I blog with the latest sports news from the City of Elk Grove.

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PG Turns Sheldon Turnovers Into Points/EG Shuts Out Franklin

Oct 30, 2015
PG Turns Sheldon Turnovers Into Points/EG Shuts Out Franklin

Week Nine Scores:Pleasant Grove 35, Sheldon 14Elk Grove 35, Franklin 0Monterey Trail 28, Jesuit 3Grant 33, Davis 28Cosumnes Oaks 35, Whitney 32 Bradshaw 49, Highlands 28Kennedy 67, Florin 0 Valley 38, Johnson 6Laguna Creek 40, McClatchy 0 Darren C...

Inequality In EGUSD Practice Facilities

Oct 30, 2015
Inequality In EGUSD Practice Facilities

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When looking at success on the football field over the past six years, it’s evident that those Elk Grove Unified School District teams who have had the best records during that period of time are the ones who have an artificial turf stadium on their campus...

Lots Of Must Wins Tonight

Oct 30, 2015

As we get ready to kick off Week Nine of High School football, there are several must wins. Franklin and Pleasant Grove are the two clubs locally that find themselves in a position where a loss tonight might mean being left out of the post-season.PG wi...

Knox, Cervellin and Curtis Qualify For Masters Golf

Oct 26, 2015
Knox, Cervellin and Curtis Qualify For Masters Golf

Three Elk Grove-area golfers will compete next Monday at the Sac-Joaquin Section’s Girls Masters Championship.

Elk Grove sophomore Jillian Knox fired an 83 at Silverado Country Club in Napa Monday while Franklin’s Courtney Cervellin, a freshman, shot an 86 at the Section’s Division I-North Championship.

Franklin's Courtney Cervellin
Allison Curtis...

Girls’ Golf Hits Divisional Rounds Monday

Oct 25, 2015
Girls’ Golf Hits Divisional Rounds Monday

The top local high school female golfers will hit area links early Monday in the Sac-Joaquin Section's Divisional rounds.The entire Pleasant Grove team (Emily Avila, Kendall Doty, Allison Curtis, Ari Samuel, Lexi Martin and Brie Sheehy) will compete ag...

C.Oaks Takes It Out On Bella Vista, EG Goes To 8-0

Oct 23, 2015
C.Oaks Takes It Out On Bella Vista, EG Goes To 8-0

 Week Eight Scores:


Cosumnes Oaks 70, Bella Vista 8

Elk Grove 31, Monterey Trail 20

Kennedy 28, Laguna Creek 6

Pleasant Grove 34, Davis 29


Valley 24, McClatchy 14

Grant 21, Sheldon 20


Burbank 75,  Florin 0

Saturday: Jesuit 27, Franklin 20


There is an old football joke that a team was beaten so badly in a game that they should have never...

Follow Week Eight Football HERE

Oct 22, 2015

I'll be at Cosumnes Oaks for the Wolfpack vs. Bella Vista. If you want to follow all the rest of the local football action Friday do so here:Live Blog Live coverage: Sacramento-area high school football coverage, week 8

Cox Retires From Pro Soccer

Oct 19, 2015
Cox Retires From Pro Soccer

Stephanie Lopez-Cox has announced her retirement from professional soccer, according to her former coach at Elk Grove High School, Seth Boyle.

Boyle says Cox is expecting her second child soon and has told her current professional club, Seattle Reign FC of the National Women’s Soccer League, she is hanging it up.

“She was such an...

St. Francis, Dean Win Delta Golf Honors

Oct 19, 2015
St. Francis, Dean Win Delta Golf Honors


With 15-year-olds Marie Dean, Courtney Cervellin and Jillian Knox leading the way, high school golf in the Delta League was certainly an exhibition of excellent young talent on the links this fall.


In an age of video games and reality television occupying much of a teenagers’ mind and time, Dean, a sophomore at Davis High...

Laguna Bounces Back With Win at Florin

Oct 16, 2015
Laguna Bounces Back With Win at Florin

Week Seven Scores:

Laguna Creek 49, Florin 6
Elk Grove 63, Pleasant Grove 13
Bradshaw 34, Golden Sierra 6
Jesuit 36, Sheldon 0 
Grant 21, Monterey Trail 6
Antelope 42, Cosumnes Oaks 41
Franklin 60, Davis 21
Sacramento 67, Valley 0
Burbank 69, McClatchy 0


Friday’s Laguna Creek/Florin High School football was a game of contrasting coaching styles.


On the visiting sidelines at Mark Macres...

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