For the first time on the list of state football coaches of the year that stretches back more than 100 years, we have a father-son combination as Redlands East Valley’s Kurt Bruich is the honoree for the 2014 season. His father, Dick, received the same honor after the 1989 season.
Here are the choices from among those schools considered medium-size and small. It’s the second straight year our medium schools honoree guided a 16-0 squad. Our top small schools coach, meanwhile, is busy this week in Florida helping coach at the Under Armour All-American Game.
Announcement of the various 2014 all-state teams for baseball and softball marches on with the best of the best for medium schools and small schools in softball.
No surprise here, but it is now official as Mater Dei’s four-year standout joins all-time state list that extends back to 1905 and includes others such as Bill Sharman, Paul Silas, Bill Walton, Bill Cartwright, Jason Kidd, Paul Pierce, Tyson Chandler, Kawhi Leonard and Aaron Gordon.
We choose honorees for seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen and for each CIF division. Bishop O’Dowd’s Ivan Rabb actually is on top for two classifications while for the third straight year, the frosh honoree is from the San Fernando Valley.
His teams at Bishop Montgomery of Torrance have now won three CIF state titles, he’s closing in on 600 career victories and this year’s squad did it without much size after losing eight seniors from the year before.
Congratulations to all of the Cal-Hi Sports State Coaches of the year for boys basketball. Here is the rundown for each CIF division (note that Open Division coaches were considered for the CIF divisions their teams would have played in and that multiple selections are only listed when a coach was later named the overall […]
To check out the second teams for medium schools and small schools, you need to be a Gold Club member. There are 60 more players with honors. It’s less than $2 per month and we’ll be adding more exclusive premium content featuring the state’s top players, teams and historical features very soon....
To check out the second and third teams for juniors and the second team for sophomores, you need to be a Gold Club member. There are 120 more players listed with honors. It’s less than $2 per month and we’ll be adding more exclusive premium football content featuring the state’s top players, teams and historical...
The wow factor is the difference as Serra of Gardena standout becomes honoree for 2013 and joins all-time state list that dates back more than 100 years and includes numerous NFL Hall of Famers.