Obtained from the only California high school state record files that exist, here’s a collection of some hard-to-believe, fun facts written up in a Did You Know? format. This spring, we’re likely going to spend a lot of the time we usually do on weekly state rankings and other features for baseball and softball updating […]
State Softball Coaching Leaders
Welcome to the online Cal-Hi Sports State Record Book & Almanac. This state record list is for most varsity career coaching wins in softball. These totals are for California wins only and do not include out-of-state wins. They’ve been updated through the 2022 season. Forfeit wins or losses also are not included. For more on Cal-Hi...
State Coaching Highlights for 2016-17
We have now updated all of our state coaching leader lists through the 2017 seasons for both baseball and softball. Here is a snapshot look at some of the major coaching accomplishments achieved during the 2016-17 school year in all five of the sports we primarily cover. We wrote up this post with thoughts of […]
CCS Softball: Mitty, San Benito Win
It’s a wrap for the amazing state record coaching career of Carlmont of Belmont’s Jim Liggett, who ends 41 years with 1,009 wins but not with a CIF Central Coast Section title since his girls fell on Saturday in the Division I section final to San Benito of Hollister. In the D2 final, NorCal No. […]
Softball: 1,000 Wins For Liggett
Carlmont of Belmont softball coach Jim Liggett reaches milestone win on Tuesday and joins select group of just two others in state history who’ve won 1,000 games in one sport. Many former players were on hand for the 3-0 triumph by the Scots over Capuchino of San Bruno. To see Gold Club post of winningest […]
Preseason Softball State Ranks
It’s not as obvious at the top of the state like it was to start last season with Mission Viejo. Still, we love teams with big-time returning pitchers and that’s why we’re starting off with Pioneer of San Jose in the No. 1 position. The Mustangs, led by UCLA-bound Holly Azevedo, came close to going […]
Prep Notes With A Twist
Look for this feature and more prep columns coming soon on this web site. It will be a great way to engage more fans on the most impactful topics in California high school sports. We have the NBA on our minds this week with the Golden State Warriors clinching the title, including a list of...
Multi-Sport State Coaching Leaders
For the first time, we present an anchor home for instant access to the Cal-Hi Sports state record lists for coaching wins in football, boys basketball, girls basketball, baseball and softball. All records have now been updated through the four of five sports during 2021-22 school year. Go inside for all the details.
Mitty, Carlmont, ND take CCS titles
There were three familiar faces in the winner’s circle at the CIF Central Coast Section softball championships at the PAL complex in San Jose
State Softball Coaching Leaders
Carlmont’s Jim Liggett ready to start his 37th season as the only coach in the state above 800 and 900 career wins. Coaches moving up include San Pedro’s Tony Dobra, Paraclete’s Margaret Neill and James Logan’s Teri Johnson.