With just about everyone back from a team that won the CIF Southern Section Division I title, it’s a bit of a no brainer for Huntington Beach to be No. 1 to start the 2016 season in California. The Oilers also were at the top of most preseason national rankings. Orange County also gets the […]
In the last set of honorees for football before this feature switches to boys and girls basketball next week, three of them are from teams ranked in the top five of the state rankings while another is from a team that has 10 straight shutout wins. The complete group is from Mission Viejo, Bellflower, San […]
Oak Ridge and Rancho Bernardo bolt into the top 10 in baseball due to many teams taking splits in regular season finale series. For softball, Mission Viejo ends perfect regular season with win over Pacifica while Chino Hills has to drop despite the super slugging of Tannon Snow. Check below for this week’s new list […]
No. 1 teams heading into the section playoffs and in line for mythical divisional state crowns are Rancho Bernardo of San Diego (D1), College Park of Pleasant Hill (D2), Kaiser of Fontana (D3), Santa Ynez (D4) and Minarets of O’Neals (D5).
Rancho Bernardo stays No. 1 in baseball with series against Poway coming up this week, but Elk Grove replaces St. Francis at No. 2. In softball, Cathedral Catholic jumps up nine spots while Esperanza is back up to No. 7.
New top three in baseball goes like this: Clovis, Rancho Bernardo, St. Francis of Mountain View. Softball’s top three of Mission Viejo, Amador Valley and Archbishop Mitty could have changed but didn’t. Go inside to see why.
Huntington Beach jumps to No. 1 in the state in baseball after winning Hard 9 National Classic and other top teams falter elsewhere in other tourney. Not much changed in softball but Los Osos and Chino are back in the State Top 20.
A third team from 2003 season makes the cut, but no team from 2013 gets this high. Leading this group also is McClatchy of Sacramento 1951, Rancho Bernardo of San Diego 2000 and two teams from San Diego High.
After Mater Dei is stunned in CIFSS Division I playoffs, Granada of Livermore gains new No. 1 ranking and can be State Team of the Year if it doesn’t lose in the CIF North Coast Section playoffs.
Capistrano Valley, Fountain Valley and Buchanan (all unbeaten) make strong debuts as newcomers in this week’s rankings. Cathedral Catholic, Harvard-Westlake and St. Francis of Mountain View also are still unbeaten and ranked No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3.