Texas may have Patrick Mahomes quarterbacking the Kansas City Chiefs in this year’s Super Bowl, but California crushes the Lone Star State for having the most Super Bowl high school alums (and easily beats every other state) with 13. That total actually is quite average for California, but there is a stronger representation than usual […]
Monarchs win their first tourney trophy of the year by topping Marin Catholic in title match that may be a preview of CIF NorCal Open Division final. There were some anxious moments in the first game, but after that the Wildcats lost some energy in the second game. St. Ignatius & Monte Vista of Danville […]
Similar to recent post we did on girls basketball, we have a few items to catch up on from the 2015-16 season, such as our pick of State Most Inspirational Player of the Year. Plus, we have lists of more top freshmen and sophomores who just missed being on the all-state underclass teams, a look...
Just like we did during the football season, we are going to do our best to spread around these honors as much as possible with one boy and one girl chosen from each region. This week’s best are from Elk Grove, Ridgecrest, Redding and Westlake Village.
Amador Valley wins Michelle Carew Classic Archbishop Mitty wins third-straight Livermore Stampede The top two Bay Area and Northern California players and early Ms. Softball State Player of the Year candidates each came through big-time in leading their respective teams to tournament titles in the top two California softball tournaments. Amador Valley of Pleasanton UCLA-bound […]
Etiwanda throws the race for the CIF Open Division girls title wide open with major upset of state No. 1 Windward. Other surprising teams playing for regional titles on Saturday include Pleasant Grove of Elk Grove and Immanuel of Reedley....
This post is for Week 13 and includes analysis and breakdowns for every team, including next opponent and justification for each ranking. Highest risers include Mater Dei, Vista Murrieta and Archbishop Mitty....
Pleasant Grove, Corona del Mar and San Pasqual join the Top 25 overall. Pleasant Grove and San Pasqual have been in before but not Corona del Mar. Big changes, meanwhile, is D2 South with Valencia, St. Augustine now in catbird seats assuming Serra goes to the Open Division.
Pleasant Grove vs. Santa Monica is one of those battles that political pundits declare “too close to call.” We make a call and do the same for the Division V and Division III finals.
California teams get clobbered in MLK weekend events so Long Beach Poly and Mater Dei get to stay at No. 1 and No. 2. Going in as newcomers are St. Augustine of San Diego and Pleasant Grove of Elk Grove.