The Ponderosa Junior Bruins Jr. Midgets are champions of Sacramento Youth Football after their recent victory over Rio Linda at Hughes Stadium.
Under coach Justin Iodence, the Bruins (7-1) beat the Jesuit Jr. Marauders 30-28 in the first round of the playoffs and, in a rematch with Rio Linda, the team that handed the Bruins their only loss, Ponderosa posted a 26-6 victory to claim the SYF title.
Four Bruin player: Jesse Jimenez, Jose Sanchez, Elijah Henderson and Evan Bennett were named to the SYF All-Star team that played at Hughes Stadium last Saturday.
The Oak Ridge Trojan Jr. Midgets lost their Sierra Athletic Conference title game to Del Oro, 16-14.