Flashback FRIDAY: A LOOK BACK AT 1977

Led by legendary Placer football coaches Bill Miller and Tom Johnson, the 1977 Hillmen captured the school’s first state championship, going. ┬áLead by a stifling defense and a strong offense, ┬áthe boys went undefeated (11-0), also winning Sierra Foothill League and section titles. Today we take a look back at that special group and some of the players who contributed to its success. Click on the link below to read a story published in the Auburn Journal in 2012, which details some of the events of that seasonhttp://www.auburnjournal.com/article/glory-days-1977-hillmen-were-placer%E2%80%99s-first-state-championship-team

The above photo is courtesy of the Auburn Journal