A member of the highly-competitive Valley Conference, Sierra College football is recognized as an elite national football program. The Wolverines have appeared in ten bowl games, and won 37 straight games from 2002-2005. More than 80 players have moved on to play at four-year schools the last few years.
There’s nothing like a Sierra College football game on a crisp fall Saturday afternoon. Few community college game environments can equal the noise and the color of a sold-out Homer “Buzz” Ostrom Stadium on game day!
Ben Noonan, Citrus College offensive coordinator and former Alabama St., Baylor University and West Texas A&M assistant coach, is the new Sierra College head football coach, Sierra athletic director Peg Grady announced today. Noonan replaces the recently retired Jeff Tisdel, who took the Wolverines to national prominence during his 12-year tenure in Rocklin. Read the press release.
Former Sierra College receiver, Courtney Gardner, signed a free agent contract with the San Diego Chargers Saturday night. Gardner played for the Wolverines in 2010 and 2011.
Former running back, Deonte Williams signed as a free agent for the Oakland Raiders.
Sierra College defensive lineman Devante Bond accepts a scholarship offer to play football for the University of Miami. Bond will sign letter-of-intent and scholarship documents. Bond’s scholarship to the nationally prominent Hurricane program is one of the biggest signings in Sacramento-area community college sports history.
Devante Bond played defensive end for head coach Jeff Tisdel’s Sierra College Wolverines from 2011-2012. Bond attended Foothill High School in Sacramento. He is 6’3”, 230 pounds.
2012 Post-season Honors:
Wide receiver Vince Mayle (Inderkum High School) will sign with the Washington State Cougars.
Opening in 2007, ”The Buzz” has been host to some of the great moments in Sierra College football history. The 1500-seat facility, named after legendary Sierra football coach and athletic director, Homer Ostrom, features a speedy field turf surface, a state-of-the-art press box, and incredible sight lines. There is not a bad seat in the house!
Such legendary Wolverines as Lamon Muldrow (San Jose St.), Carl Moore (Florida), Bryson Littlejohn (Oregon), Mike Grant (UNLV), Paul Vassallo (Arizona), Brandon Michalkiewicz (Cal Poly) and Scotty Enos (Hawaii) entered the national spotlight playing at “The Buzz.”
General admission tickets for regular season games at “The Buzz” cost $8; student & senior tickets are $5. Sierra students get into games FREE with a Fall 2011 ASSC sticker. Fans joining the Wolverine Athletic Association (WAA) receive free admission to all home games and can enjoy pre-game BBQs and reserved, cushioned seating.
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