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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Robards (Elk Grove) 42, Grant 7

Oct 2, 2015
Robards (Elk Grove) 42, Grant 7


Week Five Scores:

Elk Grove 42, Grant 7
Franklin 24, Sheldon 7
Pleasant Grove 32, Monterey Trail 26
Cosumnes Oaks 28, Roseville 0
Kennedy 40, Valley 0
Bradshaw Christian 44, Vacaville Christian 0

In one of their most dominant halves of football ever played against a quality opponent, Elk Grove scored...

Follow Week 5 Football Here

Oct 1, 2015

While I am covering Elk Grove at Grant in the Delta League, follow that, plus other games right here.Live Blog Live coverage: High school football Week 5

EG Sports Corner Now On Facebook

Sep 28, 2015

I don't know why I haven't done this earlier, but I have created an Elk Grove Sports Corner page on Facebook. There I have uploaded photos taken from the football games I've covered thus far this fall, plus photos from the Loren Roberts Girls' Golf Tou...

Monterey Trail, EG Win/Franklin, Sheldon Look Subpar In Delta Openers

Sep 25, 2015
Monterey Trail, EG Win/Franklin, Sheldon Look Subpar In Delta Openers

Week Four Results:

Monterey Trail 35, Sheldon 14
Grant 27, Franklin 0
Elk Grove 55, Davis 0 
Cosumnes Oaks 35, Oakmont 6 
Laguna Creek 33, Valley 6
McClatchy 35, Florin 30

Pleasant Grove vs. Jesuit, 1 p.m.
Bradshaw Christian vs. Encina, 11 a.m.

In a game that game that Herbie Berry wanted to win very badly, the Sheldon Huskies opened the 2015...

Follow Week Four Football HERE

Sep 24, 2015

I will be covering Monterey Trail at Sheldon in what could be a very good game. The big game locally will be Grant vs. Franklin at Cosumnes Oaks H.S. The Thundering Herd is hosting Davis. On Saturday, Pleasant Grove will be at Jesuit for a 1 p.m. kicko...

St. Francis Honors Player, Beats Davis

Sep 23, 2015
St. Francis Honors Player, Beats Davis

by Steven Shaff
St. Francis Ass't. A.D.

The St. Francis volleyball team was facing Davis Tuesday night in a volleyball match. But the hidden opponent was blood borne cancer.

Hosting a Blood Cancer Awareness Night in support of Troubadour junior Natalie Woodruff, who is fighting Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, the Troubies played one of the best matches of...

Week Three: EG Easily Over Yuba City

Sep 19, 2015

Week 3 EGUSD Scores:Elk Grove 48, Yuba City 14 (read Bill Paterson's story)Vista del Lago 34, Bradshaw Christian 14Galt 42, Valley 6It was a light evening of high school football locally. The biggest reason is that since the Sac-Joaquin Section went wi...

Notebook:Wiggins Gets Another Chance With Bolts

Sep 17, 2015
Notebook:Wiggins Gets Another Chance With Bolts

The San Diego Chargers signed former Elk Grove High School tackle Kenny Wiggins on Tuesday, reuniting with the offensive lineman who has been with the team on and off since 2013.  To make room, the team waived tight end Kyle Miller.

A 6-6, 314-pound guard and tackle, Wiggins spent the off-season with...

St. Francis Takes First Delta Tourney, Easily

Sep 14, 2015
St. Francis Takes First Delta Tourney, Easily

The St. Francis golf team easily won the first of four 18-hole tournaments amongst all girls teams in the Delta League.Here are the team scores for Monday's play at WildHawk Golf Club: St. Francis         &n...

EG, Franklin, MT Roll, Laguna, PG Take It On The Chin

Sep 11, 2015
EG, Franklin, MT Roll, Laguna, PG Take It On The Chin

Week Two H.S. Football:Franklin 28, Casa Grande 7Elk Grove 41, Lincoln (Stockton) 14 Bradshaw Christian 57, Summerville 56 (2 OT's) Folsom 54, Pleasant Grove 14Antelope 42, Laguna Creek 7Cosumnes Oaks 50, Rio Linda 8 Monterey Trail 75, Florin...

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