Several days after doing a feature on the all-time all-state small schools football teams, we are following up with the best-ever grads from California’s medium-sized schools. With Firebaugh’s Josh Allen playing in the AFC title game on Sunday, the medium schools group is led by another NFL QB still playing this week — probable league...
Spring FB: Top Things We’ve Learned
Most of what we’ve learned about what might happen in the 2020 California high school football season comes from attending the Los Angeles Region Elite 11 Quarterback event two weeks ago at Cerritos College. Many of the state’s best quarterbacks were there because there isn’t going to be a similar Bay Area regional camp this...
CIF Bowl Boards 5 (North & South)
With the South board in place and games happening this weekend to determine one state finalist in each division, more of a focus this week is on the north. We could have a big disruption if Valley Christian were to upset St. Francis in the CIF Central Coast Section Open 2 title game and one...
What We Learned: Freedom-O’Dowd
All-State running back Ronnie Rivers may be gone, but Freedom of Oakley hasn’t lost much on offense compared to last year’s team that won 11 in a row and was top 10 in state until back-to-back losses to De La Salle and St. Mary’s of Stockton. At least that was the main takeaway after watching […]
Bay Area Top 25 Football – Week 12
Here are rankings done by longtime Bay Area analyst Harold Abend and were done for use on Antioch High football game broadcasts. Anyone wishing to see writeups and breakdowns of the top teams in the state, sign up for our Gold Club membership. For details, CLICK HERE.
Bishop O’Dowd FB History Highlights
A school that’s well-known for basketball has been more than good in football, especially if you look at it’s 62.7 percent all-time winning percentage and the number of players who’ve gone on to do well in the NFL.
Lompoc FB History Highlights
The Braves didn’t do much in their first five decades on the gridiron, but since 1970 have been among the winningest programs in the state. Already this decade, they are 59-7 and have had a 32-game winning streak. The school now has all of its football scores in one archive provided by Cal-Hi Sports.
NEW Bay Area 25 Football Rankings
San Ramon Valley and Los Gatos make the biggest moves while St. Ignatius and Bishop O’Dowd both break in. One of those teams is now coached by a former Cal-Hi Sports Mr. Football State Player of the Year.
1989 All-State Team (1ST TEAM)
We’re proud to announce the names of 30 young men who have been named to the 10th annual All-State Football Team, presented by Cal-Hi Sports. All players listed with comments and statistics. Players from schools of all sizes and underclass players are all eligible for this elite squad. Offense WR Michael Ross (Carson) 6-2, 175, Sr....