Now that basketball season has concluded, we can turn our full attention to softball and baseball, and this week we have some real solid talent consisting of two college-bound seniors and two underclass stars, one of each in baseball and softball. This week’s winners are from La Puente and Spring Valley in Southern California and […]
50+ Years of World Series Alums
Starting from the 2022 World Series between the Phillies and Astros and going back for each one to 1968 for the Detroit Tigers and St. Louis Cardinals, here’s a list of every player from a California high school in the World Series. It’s another archive list that’s been added to our site in the last...
All-State Baseball: First Team
It wasn’t necessarily planned, but we did end up waiting after all picks were made in the 2022 MLB Draft to absolutely finalize this elite first team for the 40th edition of the Cal-Hi Sports all-state baseball team. All first team players are featured in this post. We also have a second team and a […]
MLB Draft: High schoolers not preferred
Brooks Lee, a graduate of San Luis Obispo, is the highest player from a California high school taken in the 2022 MLB Draft. The Cal Poly SLO shortstop went at No. 8 in the first round by the Minnesota Twins. The state did not get shutout in the first round for the first time since […]
Mr. Baseball 2022: Malcolm Moore
The 2021 State Junior of the Year had an outstanding season behind the plate and at the plate as his team from McClatchy of Sacramento had one of its best seasons in school history. Moore is only the fourth player ever from the Capital City region to gain baseball’s state player of the year honor […]
NEW Baseball State TOP 35 Rankings
Orange Lutheran, as expected, takes over at No. 1 after winning PBR tournament. Others moving up include new No. 2 Yucaipa, new top 10 Corona, new No. 11 Bullard of Fresno and newcomers Palo Alto & Rancho Bernardo. All top 25 teams written up with highlights, 10 more teams have been ranked in order and...
World Series Alums: Braves 7, Astros 2
Strong contingent of players from California high schools will take the field Tuesday in the World Series for the Atlanta Braves. The Houston Astros only have a couple from the Golden State, but many fans north and south will be very happy if Del Campo of Fair Oaks’ Dusty Baker gets a well-deserved ring as […]
Baseball: FINAL Division State Ranks
The five divisional state teams of the year have previously been announced, but now it’s time for all of the final rankings. Teams moving up at the end include Palo Alto (D2), La Habra (D3), Ridgeview of Bakersfield (D3), Burlingame (D4), Marysville (D4) and de Toledo of West Hills (D5). TO SEE OUR FINAL EXPANDED...
NEW State TOP 35 Baseball Rankings
There was almost one upset of the century involving one of the state’s top six teams, but in the end all six got through to their section semifinals this week. Let’s hope all six are showing up next week in the first-ever CIF Southern California Open Division playoffs. Biggest movers in this week’s rankings include...
State Stat Stars of the Week
It’s another mad mix of standouts from five sports, with three of them already added to state record lists for most consecutive three-pointers made in a boys basketball game, most doubles in a softball game and most home runs in an inning in a baseball game. We’ve got details for all three performances plus two...