This week’s version of our prep column includes thoughts on the NFL career of the best linebacker from a Southern California high school that we’ve ever seen (he’s been in the news this week), the search for a state record holder for most games played in state football history, plus the usual assortment of noteworthy...
Another editorial project that we’ve started working on in the last week and plan to have completed before the start of the 2017 football season is actually not from football. That will be the selection of the 25 greatest softball teams in state history.
Chula Vista Eastlake’s Grant Holman might even surpass some of the totals next year that State Player of the Year Hagen Danner put up this year at Huntington Beach. Holman, named as this year’s State Junior of the Year, leads this year’s group of other state players of the year. He’s joined by Kyle Ashworth […]
For the first set of honorees for the spring, dominating softball pitchers Nerissa Eason from Bear River (Lake of the Pines) and Katie Barbarick from Righetti (Santa Maria) get put into the spotlight. Baseball’s first two choices, meanwhile, are from San Ramon Valley (Danville) and Burroughs (Burbank). Note:For purposes of this feature, we are considering […]
This is the updated list of names on our board as we start to choose the various honorees for the 35th annual Cal-Hi Sports all-state teams in boys basketball. We’ll have underclass teams for juniors, sophomores and freshmen done on Tuesday. To see this new nomination list, it’s for Gold Club members only. If you’re...
It could be the last quiet week with very few changes other than Santa Barbara County schools Righetti and Cabrillo entering for separate divisions. Remaining No. 1 are Pacifica of Garden Grove, Mission Viejo, Bishop Amat, Francis Parker and Redwood Christian.