Two RBs named Harris – a senior from Tulare and a junior from Antioch — got us motivated to post new list of state’s all-time career rushing leaders. We also review the single-game and single-season QB sack records and go over new schools that have joined those with 500 or more all-time varsity wins.
Presented by ATHLETETRAX, this week’s best include a super sophomore from Antioch and a versatile talent from Los Angeles who averaged 73.6 yards per carry rushing on five rushing attempts to nearly break a state record.
Former state title-winning girls basketball, men’s college and women’s pro coach Steve Smith will take over boys’ program next season at Windward (Los Angeles). It was announced earlier this season two-time state title-winning boys coach Miguel Villegas would not return. Villegas will coach remainder of season with Smith as his assistant.
Unbeaten San Fernando wins CIF L.A. City Section Division II title for second consecutive season with thrilling 34-32 win over upset-minded South Gate. Tigers now on the board as potential SoCal Division II bowl team.
Today the Chicago Cubs named former South Gate High School standout Rick Renteria as its manager. He’s the latest in a long line of Major League skippers who attended a California high school and one of the last links to a golden era of baseball in Los Angeles, particularly the L.A. City Section.