In the most populous state in America, the stats show just how difficult it is to play a single game in the National Basketball Association since there’s been less than 500 to do it from the Golden State. Mater Dei of Santa Ana may not have had an eventual superstar, but the Monarchs’ total of […]
The season is quickly approaching for boys basketball, so we decided to take a look at how the preseason No. 1 team in the state has fared over the years. If the season were starting today, it’s not a shocker Mater Dei of Santa Ana would begin as the state’s No. 1 overall team in […]
State’s top honor goes to versatile guard from Bishop Montgomery of Torrance whose skill level, work ethic and leadership led his team to coveted CIF Open Division state crown. Team success helps one of the best players ever from L.A.’s South Bay region edge UCLA-bound point guard Jaylen Hands and junior standouts Marvin Bagley and Jordan […]
Three from Carson and L.A. Fairfax lead the way for a section with no clear cut favorite for its Division I title. A talented junior class, meanwhile, hopes to lead resurgence among highly-recruited individuals from a section that used to turn out a plethora of D1 bound skill position players.
This set of nominees, which is part of the first step toward selection of the 35th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Football Teams, is for players from the CIF Central Section, CIF L.A. City Section and CIF San Diego Section. We are open to get additional nominees from parents, coaches and fans.
Our research partners over at jimmychitwood.com are dedicated to capturing the essence of high school and college athletics, especially during a time when amateur athletics was pure and not so commercial, and celebrating its great teams and players. We collaborated with the editor of the website to create a 18-team all-time CIF Los Angeles City […]
Four from Venice lead the way for a section favorite that must get over the hump. This section had traditionally churned out some of the state’s most highly coveted players, but is experiencing a down cycle as far as raw talent goes. ...
First Five Cameron Murray (Glendora) 6-1 Sr. G Wrapped up stellar career No. 3 in state’s all-time scoring list. Miles Simon (Mater Dei, Santa Ana) 6-3 Sr. G Became big-time school’s first-ever two-time CIF Southern Section Div. I Player of the Year. Jelani Gardner (St. John Bosco, Bellflower) 6-6 Sr. G Mr. Basketball State Player...