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Playoff foes set

Nevada Union and Bear River will each play on the road at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs.

NU (7-3) travels to Vacaville (9-1). The only common opponent of the Miners and the Bulldogs is Granite Bay, which lost 21-20 to Nevada Union but beat Vacaville 36-22.

The Bruins (7-3) travel to Foothill (5-5). Also with only one common opponent, Bear River beat Center 35-0 on opening night, and the Mustangs beat Center 42-12.



Volleyball

The No. 1 Miners (29-6) host No. 4 Yuba City (34-7) at 7 p.m. Tuesday in their run to win a fifth-straight section crown. NU beat Napa 3-0 Thursday in the quarterfinals, after Tuesday’s first-round win against Modesto.




Forest Lake Christian’s volleyball team, another No. 1 seed, hosts No. 13 Ripon Christian at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Ripon Christian won 3-0 Thursday at Stone Ridge Christian. The Falcons, who lost game one Thursday night, recovered to beat Victory Christian.

Postseason schedules

California Interscholastic Federation

Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs

Football

Division I

First round

Friday’s games

Game 1 – Folsom at Elk Grove, 7:30 p.m.

Game 2 – Jesuit at Napa, 7:30 p.m.

Game 3 – Franklin (Elk Grove) at Sheldon, 7:30 p.m.

Game 4 – Nevada Union at Vacaville, 7:30 p.m.

Game 5 – St. Mary’s at Merced, 7:30 p.m.

Game 6 – Franklin (Stockton) at Johansen, 7:30 p.m.

Game 7 – Golden Valley at Lincoln (Stockton), 7:30 p.m.

Game 8 – Beyer at West, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 24

Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 1

Semifinals, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 9

Championship, 1 p.m. at University of the Pacific

California Interscholastic Federation

Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs

Football

Division IV

First round

Friday’s games

Game 1 – Lincoln at Manteca, 7:30 p.m.

Game 2 – Bear River at Foothill, 7:30 p.m.

Game 3 – Oakdale at Colfax, 7:30 p.m.

Game 4 – Sonora at Rio Linda, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 24

Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 2

Championship, 7:30 p.m. at University of the Pacific


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