This is how the season looked after the 10th week during our week-by-week replay for three of the most exciting, unpredictable football seasons we’ve covered in our 40-plus years: 1981, 1994 and 2008. No. 1 teams remained Edison of Huntington Beach, Bishop Amat of La Puente and Long Beach Poly (but spoiler alert one of...
For the second time in three weeks, there’s a team from the CIF Southern Section’s Southwestern League that wins a huge game, stays unbeaten and gets to jump way up into the state rankings. A big welcome to Chaparral of Temecula. We also have two other newcomers for this week’s rankings and both of those...
Southern California’s Mission League opened up on Friday with not one but two big upsets (if you can call them that) as No. 11 Serra of Gardena fell to Loyola while No. 13 Alemany was stunned in the closing seconds by defending league champion Bishop Amat. State No. 2 St. John Bosco didn’t lose, but […]
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Amador Valley climbs the ladder eight spots in anticipation of rivalry game vs. No. 3 Foothill. California also gets props after knocking off Monte Vista while this week’s only newcomer is Los Gatos. Note: For this week’s Gold Club post highlighting the State Top 25 overall rankings, CLICK HERE. With section playoffs coming up shortly […]
Valley Christian climbs back into the top five after strong outing against Bellarmine. Palma of Salinas and St. Francis of Mountain View also get a major bump while this week’s lone newcomer is Las Lomas of Walnut Creek.
Michelle Carew Classic and Livermore Stampede semifinals set Northern California’s Amador Valley and Alhambra make mark at Carew while Los Alamitos goes the distance Archbishop Mitty, California and Pleasant Grove undefeated at Livermore Stampede Its been a bit of a rough start for Los Alamitos this season after they lost their first two games at […]
In the 15th week of these rankings in football, it’s time for the Bay Area to rock and roll in regional bowl games against opponents mostly from outside of the region.
California of San Ramon quarterback Cameron Owen wasn’t having the best of nights throwing the football but when the game was on the line he made the plays with his feet. Owen ran in the game-winning score from 31 yards out with 1:03 remaining to get the Grizzlies (6-1) the 31-28 road win over Monte […]
Pacifica has its fate in its own hands with a chance to end the season where it began in the preseason – and that’s on top of the state rankings.