Author Archives: Mark Tennis

CIF Open Division Projections

With CIF section boys and girls basketball championships set to tip off on Friday and continuing through Saturday night, we have the breakdowns over which teams seem to be best in line to be placed in this year’s CIF Northern California and Southern California eight-team Open Division brackets. Those will be announced on Sunday and […]

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Closest We’ll Get To All-State Frosh

This isn’t an all-state football team, but here’s a look at some of the most impressive ninth grade players who were on varsity rosters all season that were collected by us in our research for this year’s various all-state teams. Record breakers of the future could be QB AJ Duffy of Rancho Verde, WR Kevin...

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Clovis West boys/girls CIF split?

From the bizarro world of CIF state playoffs, competitive equity seeding and Open Divisions comes this very real possibility: one prominent school in which its boys basketball team is competing in Northern California while its girls team is in Southern California. The school we’re talking about is Clovis West of Fresno, which is the top […]

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State Stat Stars of the Week

This week we have the wrap on the outstanding careers of Jarod Lucas, Joseph Octave and Jaime Jaquez as all three of their seasons have ended with their teams losing in the CIF Southern Section playoffs. Some other high-scoring boys and girls players such as Michael Vivo of Riverbank and Anna Treder of California Lutheran...

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Preseason Softball State Top 25

The season has actually already begun for a few teams in the CIF Southern Section plus the L.A. City and Central Sections. For the state rankings, the No. 1 team to start shouldn’t be much of a surprise due to the returning players at defending CIFSS D1 champion Norco. There’s also the usual powerhouse squads […]

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Fantag Games of Week: It’s a wrap

For the final game of this six-week series with new partners from Fantag, we went to last Friday’s Capital Valley Conference matchup between visiting Inderkum of Sacramento and host Roseville. Inderkum won with a big fourth quarter to force a three-way tie with River Valley of Yuba City for the league title. Go inside this […]

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Boys BB State Record Updates

All three of those moving up the career scoring list this season — Jarod Lucas (Hacienda Heights Los Altos), Joseph Octave (San Pedro Mary Star) and Jaime Jaquez (Camarillo) — are still going in the CIF Southern Section playoffs and can move up even more on Tuesday. We also have added a third 70-point game...

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Baseball: Preseason State Top 25

The earliest start for all sports in the CIF state calendar continues since some teams in the CIF Southern Section are scheduled for non-scrimmage baseball games this weekend. We’ll have to start the state rankings in spring sports earlier than ever as well (watch for softball next week) and are beginning today in baseball. This […]

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Girls BB State Record Updates

We received a request recently from a prominent coach to look into a new category and have determined the best in state history for players with the most varsity career wins. It ended up being a trip down memory lane checking out the four-year records for some of the best players in state history and...

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Fantag Games of the Week No. 6

For this final post in this series for this season, it’s a bit different in that we are highlighting what happened in our girls game from earlier this week in Manteca while previewing an attempt by Roseville High’s boys to complete a surprising bid to win the Capital Valley Conference title. Go inside for a […]

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