This is going to be a continuing series on this site until a majority of California high school football teams are practicing and getting ready for their first games. Those first practices are scheduled for roughly one month from now. As COVID-19 cases and positivity rates are again trending upward, we highlight this update with […]
State Coaching Wins Update
We had two separate coaches celebrated last Friday night in Oakdale and San Diego — Trent Merzon and Sean Doyle — who reached their 200th win, which is the total it takes to gain entry onto the all-time state list. We also are now including Campolindo of Moraga’s Kevin Macy with 200 career wins, but […]
Prep Notes With A Twist
Honor Bowl needs to give the CIF Central Section a try…..NorCal Bowl Board for CIF already beginning to take shape and it really will after this weekend….Latest state record file update is for most points by a losing team….Plus, more of the top state stat stars. Note: This is a post for our Gold Club...
Top Football Coaches Sound Off
We recently received more than 50 responses from many of the top high school football coaches in California on a questionnaire in which they participated in a poll about the controversial transfer situation and were asked a general question regarding their thoughts about the current format of the CIF state football championships. Go inside to […]
CIF Bowl Board No. 1 (North)
Here’s a first look at how the teams may begin to be stacking up for this year’s CIF Northern California regional bowl games. We build these boards from the top down and from the bottom going up with the toughest choices for the middle divisions. All of these teams should be viewed as place-holders in […]
CIF NorCal Bowl Board
For the first time this season, we run our simulation of how we’d choose this year’s CIF Northern California regional bowl games based on results so far. Look for video presentations soon when the section playoffs get even more in focus. It’s shaky, but we still have De La Salle (Concord) as the NorCal Open […]
More State FB Coaches of the Year
Here are the choices from among those schools considered medium-size and small. Our medium schools honoree for this year defeated the honoree from last year while our small schools choice didn’t win a CIF state bowl game but guided his team far against much bigger schools in the CIF Southern Section Northern Division.
CIF NorCal Bowl Board
Our board is now updated and complete through all weekend games for projected matchups in the CIF bowl games for Northern California that will be decided on Sunday and announced Sunday afternoon. This is the same report that will be sent to the CIF and the section commissioners before they meet to place teams on […]
NEW State FB Rankings (Divisions)
There are two new No. 1 teams this week with Clayton Valley of Concord taking over in D2 and Sierra Canyon of Chatsworth doing the same in D4. Others still No. 1 are De La Salle of Concord (D1), Calabasas (D3) and Grace Brethren (D5). It’s a monster jump, meanwhile, for Moreau Catholic in D4...