Category Archives: basketball events
We presented Blasts From The Past in the fall for football, and will now look at doing the same for boys and girls basketball when those teams should be playing this winter. These are highlights from around the state from 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40 years ago. We’ve also added one […]
With the Chino Hills duo of LaMelo Ball and Onyeka Okongwu going at No. 3 and No. 6 in the first round of the 2020 NBA Draft, we have come up with two new all-time historical state lists. One is a look at those teams that have had three future NBA players on the roster...
In a spectacular display of rim-rattling dunks and jaw-dropping talent, Sierra Canyon of Chatsworth cruises past Sheldon of Sacramento to win its second straight CIF Open Division state championship. The Trailblazers also joined the girls for the first-ever Open Division title sweep since the CIF went to the Open Division in 2013. We also have...
Leading champions in CIF Southern Section championship games played at Cal Baptist University in Riverside and CIF Sac-Joaquin Section championship games played at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento were the two teams that played each other last year in the CIF Open Division state final. Bishop Montgomery of Torrance, the No. 8 seed in […]
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 […]
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 […]
As the regular season draws to a close, there will be two more sets of games to feature for fans around the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section to get introduced to the Fantag app. We’re looking for outstanding teams and players we’ve yet to check out and this week it will be the Pioneer Valley League for […]
It can be argued that the Folsom boys and Bear Creek girls of Stockton should be considered the top-ranked teams in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section heading into the fourth weekend of January. Both teams will be featured in our next group of contests as Cal-Hi Sports Fantag Games of the Week. The first game this […]
Is it too early to start thinking about being the No. 1 seed for this year’s CIF Northern California Open Division boys basketball playoffs? When a team is unbeaten, ranked nationally and No. 5 overall in the state, maybe not. Salesian of Richmond is that team and the Pride closed out the headline game of […]
So far, the choices of games written up in this feature have all been great to see. This time, we’re doing our first Fantag Game of the Week for one team from outside of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section, although it will be for one of the featured girls games at Saturday’s Martin Luther King Jr. […]