Category Archives: State Top 20 Rankings

Updated Girls VBall State Top 20

In the past, without an Open Division at the CIF level, the top two teams in the state may not be meeting in the final game of the season. This year, that will happen on Saturday night when No. 1 Santa Margarita meets No. 2 Archbishop Mitty in the first-ever CIF Open Division final for […]

Also posted in CIF State Championships, volleyball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NorCal Tip Off Classic Recap

Here’s the results and recap from the 10th Annual NorCal Tip-Off Classic at Newark Memorial (Newark, Calif.). State No. 15 Bishop O’Dowd of Oakland knocks off preseason boys hoops state No. 1 Bishop Montgomery of Torrance, 70-63, after trailing 17-1 early. Please make sure to check out GrassrootsHoops.net on Sunday evening for exclusive player rankings from the one-day, seven-game […]

Also posted in basketball events, boys basketball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Updated Girls VBall State Top 20

It’s down to four teams left in the chase for the first-ever CIF Open Division state title after Tuesday night’s regional semifinals. The big news was in the south where No. 2 seed Mater Dei was upset by Santa Fe Christian of Solana Beach. The Eagles will now play the Eagles of Santa Margarita for […]

Also posted in CIF State Championships, volleyball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Girls BB: Preseason State Top 25

Archbishop Mitty starts in the No. 1 position, but it’s not as clear-cut as in some other recent seasons. Long Beach Poly also was strongly considered for that ranking while Clovis West has its best team ever. Two CIF state champions from last season – Sacred Heart Cathedral (D3) and Cardinal Newman (D4) – also […]

Also posted in girls basketball, Preseason coverage | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Updated Girls VBall State Top 20

We have our first significant upset of the playoffs and no surprise it comes in the CIF Southern Section Division I bracket where San Juan Hills is ousted in Tuesday’s first round by Great Oak of Temecula. Since Tuesday results count in our state rankings, that causes some changes this week, including Ramona of the […]

Also posted in CIF State Championships, volleyball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Updated Girls VBall State Top 20

Ventura complicates matters further by beating No. 1 Mitty and winning Santa Barbara TOC. New No. 1 is Santa Margarita, which has now beaten early-season No. 1 Mater Dei three times in a row. Menlo-Atherton also makes a big move in the north by winning Tiger Cup tourney over state-ranked Notre Dame of Belmont and […]

Also posted in CIF State Championships, SportStars Magazine, volleyball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Updated Girls VBall State Top 20

Results from the Stockton Classic and SoCal Invitational don’t cause any changes at the top, but do create a lot of movement from No. 13 and downward. That’s how both Sacred Heart Cathedral and Canyon Crest Academy earned their new rankings, although one has already lost this week. The CIF state office also confirmed last […]

Also posted in CIF State Championships, SportStars Magazine, volleyball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Updated Girls VBall State Top 20

Mater Dei has to fall from No. 1 after a second loss to Santa Margarita. Since previous No. 2 Archibishop Mitty has a win over Santa Margarita, it’s been elevated to the top this week. It’s also a big rise this week for Marymount of Los Angeles, which hasn’t lost to any other team from […]

Also posted in CIF State Championships, SportStars Magazine, volleyball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Updated Girls VBall State Top 20

San Diego area teams La Costa Canyon and Santa Fe Christian make strong moves, but the top of the order stays the same after developments at the Nike Tournament of Champions in Arizona. No. 1 Mater Dei and No. 2 Mitty, however, both had their chances to be mythical national champion diminished.

Also posted in CIF State Championships, SportStars Magazine, volleyball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Updated Girls VBall State Top 20

California’s top two teams, plus many others, will face national-level competition this weekend at the Nike Tournament of Champions in Arizona. One darkhorse team to watch in that event is Redondo, which pushed state and national No. 1 Mater Dei to five games in a match last weekend. For this week’s NorCal Volleyball Top 20 […]

Also posted in CIF State Championships, SportStars Magazine, volleyball | | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
  • Latest News

  • Featured Articles

  • Cal-Hi Sports Insider

  • Cal-Hi Sports On Twitter