Dons fall short in a shootout with Rio Mesa, 47-45

  Putting 45 points on the scoreboard wasn’t enough for the Santa Barbara High football team Friday night. Visiting Rio Mesa scored on … [Read more...]

Defense doesn’t break for Dons in 7-6 win

For the second straight game, the special teams and defense saved a victory for Santa Barbara High. The Dons blocked a Rio Mesa extra-point attempt … [Read more...]

Royals fall to Rio Mesa in OT

  Nathan Coffey sent Friday night's non-league game at San Marcos into overtime with a 39-yard field goal, but Rio Mesa remained composed and … [Read more...]

Dons ride Cunningham’s 5 TDs to a wild 48-35 comeback win

Santa Barbara High football fans were waiting for Cheroke Cunningham to have a breakout game. The wait is over. Cunningham blew up for five … [Read more...]

Jimenez delivers on both sides of Dons win

Jason Jimenez reached the endzone three times for Santa Barbara High on Friday night, providing a huge spark in the Dons' 26-14 victory at Rio … [Read more...]

Rio Mesa’s Brown beats up Royals with mega first half

Starting in his first varsity high school football game, Rio Mesa's Kado Brown made it look easy on Friday night. The senior quarterback ate up San … [Read more...]

Dos Pueblos loses lead in fourth quarter

Tim Dominguez gave Rio Mesa the finishing touch on a 17-14 come-from-behind win Friday night over visiting Dos Pueblos. Dominguez, a junior kicker, … [Read more...]

Royals blanked by bigger Spartans, 17-0

One team had 14 players listed at 220 pounds or heavier... The other had two. Rio Mesa was too big in the trenches on Friday night at Valley … [Read more...]