Early CIF Central Section favorite Central of Fresno tops this group of teams. Two others in this group – Upland and Oaks Christian of Westlake Village – will face off on Sept. 7 at the UT San Diego Prep Bowl in Oceanside.
Bakersfield’s loss leads to several changes, which is good news for St. Bonaventure, Alemany and others. Go inside here for writeups and in-depth analysis of the first 12 teams in the CalHiSportsFootball Top 25. This week’s new CIF State Bowl Game Rankings will be posted on Tuesday.