To kick off our summer season of honoring the best multi-sport and overall athletes of the year, we begin with a look at the state’s best football-basketball combo athletes on our annual Cal-Hi Sports Grid-Hoop All-State team. We have even more listed as Grid-Hoop athletes of distinction and some of these players are sure to […]
A Saturday: Clayton, ‘Bonne Roadies
On Single A Saturday in the CIF Northern California & Southern California regional football bowl games, state No. 11 Clayton Valley of Concord gets defensive in 21-3 win at No. 25 Oak Grove of San Jose while state No. 12 Narbonne also hits the road and beats No. 20 Ridgeview of Bakersfield to set up […]
NEW State FB Rankings (Divisions)
De La Salle (D1), Clayton Valley (D2), Camarillo (D3), Sierra Canyon (D4) and Grace Brethren (D5) remain on top, but there are two new No. 2s this week with St. Augustine forcing its way up in D2 after big win over Mission Hills while San Marino goes back to that position in D4. Also on...
State Stat Stars of the Week
It was a week for the Killer Bs as freshman Hank Bachmeier of Murrieta Valley passed for 416 yards and six TDs, Roy Barajas of El Monte rushed for 427 yards and six TDs and Jacob Briggs of Placentia Valencia caught five TD passes. Briggs also did it during a game in which his coach […]
NEW S.F. Bay Area FB Ranks (Week 2)
An impressive win by the Bells and a ringing endorsement of what Antioch’s Najee Harris did against Milpitas tops this week’s Bay Area roundup. Aptos is this week’s lone newcomer while we also give some props to big rivalry matchup behind the Redwood Curtain.
Preseason All-Section, All-Area (Part 3)
We’re continuing to take a closer look at top players to watch from each of the state’s CIF sections plus well-known regions inside the CIF Southern Section and CIF North Coast Section. For this third part, we choose the best from the CIF Central Coast Section & CIF Northern Section. For CIF Central Section, CLICK...
Preseason Football Top 50 (Part 3)
As these rankings go deeper, the more difficult they become and they’re also more influenced by key early matchups, such as Great Oak vs. Heritage of Menifee, Chaminade vs. St. Bonaventure and Cathedral Catholic vs. Oaks Christian. All of those teams are included in this group of ranked teams, along with Westlake of Westlake Village,...
Sacred Heart Prep stuns El Cerrito
Fly offense of Sacred Heart Prep rolls up 365 yards of total offense in shocking running clock victory All week leading up to his team’s matchup with El Cerrito on Saturday night in the Northern Regional Division III Bowl Game at Richmond De Anza, Sacred Heart Prep’s Pete Lavorato was singing the praises of junior linebacker […]