Preseason San Diego Sec FB Team

Michael Ambagtsheer of St. Augustine (left) is one of San Diego’s top defensive players who also can catch passes as a tight end. At right is linebacker Jordan Allen of Cathedral Catholic, one of the top players from a Dons’ squad that narrowly lost in overtime to Folsom in the CIF Division 1-AA state championship. Photos: Twitter.com & Hudl.com.


Cathedral Catholic is the defending Open Division champion and probably should be regarded as the favorite to start 2019, but arch-rival St. Augustine actually has more players on this year’s preseason squad of honors candidates with four. Other schools with multiple players written up include Lincoln of San Diego and Mission Hills of San Marcos. We also have dozens of players listed as second teamers and we acknowledge that some of them just as easily could have been on first team. Balanced, great competition has been a staple of San Diego prep football in recent years and based on these players that’s what should be happening once again.

Writeups & Selections By Thomas Gutierrez & Eric Williams

Note: These preseason all-section teams will be done in the same 30-player format as the annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Football Teams. They are based on a combination of what the players did last season and college recruiting. Transfers may not be included if not reported yet or info on a transfer from previous school isn’t available. Not every all-section team will have writeups of every player. Some will have an intro, then lists.

RELATED CONTENT: Preseason All-Orange County | Sac-Joaquin Section | Central Section

Coming Next: CIF L.A. City Section

We hope you consider a Gold Club membership on CalHiSports.com to view all the preseason all section teams. The preseason All-State Team, which is being done for the 33rd consecutive year, also will be a Gold Club post, but the actual preseason state team rankings package will remain a free one. You can sign up today to get all of our Gold Club content for just $3.99 for one month. A three-month sub, which by the way will carry you through almost all of the upcoming season, is just $9.99. For details, CLICK HERE.

This content is for Gold Club, Gold Club Quarterly and Gold Club Monthly members only.

If you are a Gold Club member, please log in using the form in the top right to view this content.

If you’re not already a Gold Club member, click below to learn more about the benefits of joining the Cal-Hi Sports Gold Club.

Join the Cal-Hi Sports Gold Club


Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

*
*