This group of teams starting at No. 13 is led off by St. Mary’s of Stockton, which is loaded with returning players, but 2016 CIF Division II-A titlist Del Oro of Loomis is right behind. This group down to No. 25 also includes our top preseason top picks for the CIF Central Coast Section and […]
It figures to be a wide open race for the top team ranking in the section, but last year’s top two of Ridgeview and Liberty (both of Bakersfield) certainly have some players that can keep them more than competitive. The section’s top player, from a college recruiting standpoint at least, is Fresno Central’s Jaylon Johnson.
CIF Central Section teams have edge for CIF D1 South bowl game so both Fresno Edison and Bakersfield Liberty are on the move. Sacred Heart Prep also goes into the State 25 for first time ever. For CIF bowl games, No. 1 teams remain De La Salle, St. John Bosco, Clayton Valley, Redlands East Valley, […]