After the Class of 2015 was dominated by quarterbacks, for the Class of 2016 it was the wide receivers. It also ended up as a virtual tie (although we don’t have ties) as to which player should be viewed as the state’s top prospect overall. To see which players were selected to our annual All-State...
FB Recruiting: Where 1st Team All-Staters Are Headed
It was supposedly a bad day for USC’s national football recruiting since the Trojans lost out on some major prospects in the closing days of the 2015-16 cycle, but they still comfortably led the state with five first-time all-state players who are in their 2016 signing class.
All-State Football: First Team
The 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Football Teams are headlined by these 30 players, chosen regardless of school size or year in school. Three players each from CIF Open Division finalists De La Salle and Corona Centennial have all been chosen. St. John Bosco of Bellflower and Serra of Gardena also end up with two […]
UPDATED NorCal All-State FB Nominations
There are only a few days left before we choose the 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Football Teams. The first list of nominees has now been updated, corrected and expanded to this new list. It is still not to late to send in a nomination for someone not on the list or who might be...
Preseason All-State FB Teams (1st)
Using the same 30-man format as the all-state teams we’ve chosen for many years – offense, defense, multi-purpose with kicker and punter – here is a look at what we’ve come up with to start the 2015 season. Returning State Junior of the Year Javon McKinley and returning State Sophomore of the Year Darnay Holmes...
Comparing the big four FB recruit lists
Each of the nation’s four major college football recruiting web sites is currently ranking a different player as the best prospect in California. We went through the Scout 300, ESPN 300, Rivals 250 and the top 300 according to 247 Sports and compare them. Which one likes Northern California the best? Which ones are willing […]
Spring Football Begins
For us, it starts with Sunday’s Nike events for Northern California, which will be held at San Leandro’s Burrell Field and adjoining fields. Go inside for top players expected to attend and a lineup of features we’ll have in the next four to five weeks.