The Pioneer Valley League showdown between Sacramento Bee-ranked rivals with 7-0 records proves to be a showcase of pride and grit at J. David Ramsey Stadium. Owen Scott rushes for 61 yards and two touchdowns, and Jared Halbert scoots for 112 yards to propel the No. 10 Hillmen past the No. 12 Bruins 26-14, inching them closer to the program’s fourth successive PVL championship.
Coach Jim Tomsula admits he and his staff are reassessing the 49ers’ roster, but he is not considering a change at quarterback – or among his assistants.
▪ Video: Kaepernick may be having trouble hitting his receivers, but one of his incompletions against Seattle did find a member of the 49ers staff on the sideline.
The Kansas City Royals eliminate the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series. The World Series begins Tuesday in Kansas City, as the Royals look to make amends for their loss to the Giants in last season’s Fall Classic.
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Coach George Karl believes the players on the floor at the beginning of the game aren’t as important as those who will play the majority of minutes and those who will finish games.
After four years as an NFL practice-squad player, former Elk Grove High School standout Kenny Wiggins figured it was time to move on and begin a second career, perhaps in TV. But Wiggins has since started the past three games for the San Diego Chargers, so Career 2.0 will have to wait.
Both Sacramento State and UC Davis will bring 1-6 overall records into their respective Big Sky Conference games Saturday. Both the Hornets and Aggies are coming off their worst performances of the season. Can either team break through?
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