With a national record of 72 touchdowns scored during the football season, Tulare High’s Kazmeir Allen followed that up by winning the CIF state title in the 100-meter dash. Some may still argue that wasn’t enough to even be the Boys Athlete of the Year in the CIF Central Section, but it was enough for […]
Among others being selected for top state honors is a junior who just committed to USC to play both football and basketball, a sophomore named Jalen who edged out another sophomore from the same school named Jalen and a freshman wrestler from Selma. We also have a State Three-Sport Athlete of the Year from San […]
We like to start off this annual feature with our writeup of the most inspirational player of the year, highlighting a player who had to overcome some adversity to have a memorable season. This year, that honor goes to Pacific Grove’s Danielle Pasquariello. We also have a salute to another player — West of Torrance’s...
The Monarchs built up a huge lead with their success in fall sports, led by football going 15-0 and ending No. 1 in the nation, and they did more than enough for the rest of the year to hold off Buchanan of Clovis and the school that earned this honor for two of the previous […]
Torrey Pines adds top honors for boys sports to impressive athletics resume from recent years while for the girls Archbishop Mitty’s dominance in two sports (basketball and volleyball) once again makes it too tough for any other school in California to match. Other schools earning overall state sports excellence honors for 2017-18 include St. Francis […]
With four finalists for Mr. Baseball and players of the year already announced in five other categories, one might think that would have made it easier to select this year’s 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Baseball Team. It wasn’t. After the first group of more obvious players was determined, the differences between being first or […]
The 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports all-state teams selections for baseball concludes with 30 players named second team overall plus 30 more who are third team. Any player from any school regardless of class or school size can be on second team. The third team, however, is only for seniors and only for large schools. For […]
As the preseason football coverage on CalHiSports.com continues to build (even though we’re still working on end-of-school-year honors for 2017-18), here’s some of the most pressing questions we see as the 2018 football season across the state is about to begin. It’s about transfers, competitive equity, the rich getting richer and which players may be […]
The second of four posts announcing the 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Baseball Teams focuses on the underclassmen. These are the best of the best for juniors, sophomores and freshmen. It’s harder for the younger players grouped with the juniors, but some sophomores broke through and we also have listed our State Freshman of the...
The 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Baseball Teams get going with these players named from schools that were in CIF section playoffs during the 2018 season that made them medium or small school in class. Pitchers with multiple no-hitters, ridiculously low ERAs and three with long scoreless innings streaks headline the medium schools squads. For […]