With the MLB playoffs coming to a close, we’re matching a previous project for boys and girls basketball in counting up schools with the most all-state first team honorees in baseball. We’ve got these teams going back to 1980, just in time to get a promising outfielder from Serra of San Mateo chosen twice. The […]
On the same day that Major League Baseball was announcing which players are going to this year’s All-Star Game, we were finalizing the picks for the 34th annual Cal-Hi Sports all-state first team. All of these players will be listed in the state record book, and we’ll be posting all of them later this summer.
This is one of the most impressive groups of elite players to be chosen as finalists for State Player of the Year we’ve ever had and have ever encountered in more than 100 years of research. Five of the nine finalists were chosen among the first 41 in last week’s MLB Draft.
In the end, it wound up as an easy selection for the CIF Central Section Division I champions due to their own finish and the failure of just about any other front-runner this season to win a section title.
It was a fun first round for those from The Baseball Capital of the World as Californians Brady Aiken started and Jacob Gatewood finished the first round of the MLB Draft on Thursday night.
For the third time this season, the Cougars got a one-run walk-off win over district rival Buchanan, but this time it decides the CIF Central Section Division I title and stamps them as a big-time contender to be the 2014 State Team of the Year. Minarets also takes Division VI title and could be No. […]
Two softball sluggers with three homers in one game from already this week – Kristen Williams of Temecula Chaparral and Saige Pye from Stockton St. Mary’s – are among this week’s best. In baseball, brother of Oregon tight end hits two homers and helps pitch a no-hitter.
It’s another week and another new No. 1 for baseball as Loyola of Los Angeles takes over for St. Francis of Mountain View. Top three in softball, meanwhile, looking like three of very best in the nation. Three new baseball teams and seven new softball teams are now in the spotlight. Check below for this […]
Even with no hits in three games, Clovis shortstop Jacob Gatewood still shined the most during last week’s event in Long Beach. San Diego Cathedral Catholic pitcher Brady Aiken’s 92-mph fastball also turned the most heads.
Check here for what we believe were our most difficult choices, plus a look back at the 2003 all-state team, which MLB All-Star was on it and more names of top sophomores and freshmen....