As the funnel narrows and we near the end of the weekly Players of the Week feature for football and transition into girls and boys basketball, with less games and tougher competition, the astronomical numbers can be fewer and far between, and finding Special Teams performances even harder. Even so, we have a solid group […]
Here is an updated, second list of nominees who are going to be considered for one or more of the 38th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Baseball Teams. Thanks to everyone who sent in a nomination for their favorite player (either already on the first list or just added to this second one). Nominations are not...
Even though these weekly honors are specific for offense, defense and special teams, it’s often hard not to consider what players have done in all facets of the game. You can say at least four of our six this week fall into that category. We also have a QB who was part of the highest […]
On the eve of an epic showdown between two QBs who will both have 10,000 yards or more of passing in their prep careers after just a few minutes, we’re focusing our stat stars just as much on running backs. Dorian Richardson of Rancho Buena Vista is on top of that list after he surged...
We always look for unusual outings to highlight each week in these honors and found one of the most unusual in a long time. It was by Colton Snipes from Santana of Santee, a versatile athlete who blocked four kicks in a single game. Others selected this week are from Shafter, Sacramento, Dublin, Victorville and […]
The 35th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Softball Teams roll on with those players named from schools that were in CIF section playoffs during the 2017 season that made them medium or small school in class. And now with competitive equity based playoff divisions, determining whether a player is from a team that’s small, medium or […]
The trick for this week’s selections is to give preference to those players who sparked their teams to section titles that already are in the books or to those players who aren’t in elimination playoff games at the time we’re getting these honors out. It’s not as if Dalton Smith (Chico), Jeremey Rivera (L.A. Locke), […]