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Schools With The Most All-State Players

Softball all-state selections don’t go back as many years as they do for other sports, but we do have a school with 23 all-state softball selections since 2003 and that’s Norco. The only schools close are both from Orange County — Mater Dei (Santa Ana) and Pacifica (Garden Grove). Pacifica actually has the same number […]

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All-Decade Softball 2010s: Honors

We’ll have a separate post coming on Friday containing the actual all-decade all-state softball teams for the 2010s, but for this first announcement we’re taking care of the major awards: State Player of the Decade, State Coach of the Decade, State Team of the Decade and State Game of the Decade. Norco actually could have […]

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Ms. Softball 2019: Kinzie Hansen

In another of the closest selections ever, the Norco High catcher edges out two others to collect the state’s longest-running individual softball honor. She is the fourth from Norco to be Ms. Softball this decade and is only the second catcher now on the all-time list. In the end, despite the accomplishments of the five […]


Ms. Softball 2018: It’s Tidd by a tad

This one was one of the closest selections ever, but what happened in the last game and local consensus is the difference as Payton Tidd of San Marcos earns the state’s longest-running individual softball honor. There were five outstanding finalists this year but it basically came down to two from the CIF San Diego Section. […]

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More Girls State Athletes of the Year

Laguna Beach water polo standout and USA gold medalist from London Aria Fischer earns top honor for her school’s division and can be considered a close runner up to State Athlete of the Year Tara Davis. Others gaining top recognition include Megan Faraimo of San Diego Cathedral Catholic (juniors) and rising USA soccer phenom Kennedy […]

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All-State Softball: First Team

The No. 1 and No. 2 teams in the final state and national rankings combine for five first team picks to headline this year’s 35th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Softball Team. We’ll make you go inside to read whether it’s Los Alamitos or Norco, however, that had three. This group of 30 players is the […]


Ms. Softball 2017: Duh, it’s Dockins

Despite a loss in the last game, there really isn’t any other way to go for this year’s winner for the state’s longest-running and perhaps most prestigious individual softball honor. Norco’s Taylor Dockins just has to be the one on so many levels, from how she’s handled all of the attention she got this season […]

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FINAL Softball State Top 40

There weren’t many changes for this season’s final rankings, except for Camarillo getting a jump to No. 13 and Clovis getting picked to be No. 20 as a replacement for St. Lucy’s. As is our custom for the final rankings, however, no one drops out, just down into one of the expanded positions. We go...

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Mr. Baseball & Ms. Softball Finalists

There are more than one from Orange County for both baseball and softball as post-season honors begin with a look at top candidates for the only baseball and softball State Player of the Year honors that have more than 100 years of history behind them. We hope you like this free post on Please […]

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It’s Los Al in Softball

In a Saturday showdown against unbeaten Norco for the CIF Southern Section Division I title, Griffins prevail 3-1 and will move in front of the Cougars into No. 1 final ranking for the state and nation. Camarillo also gets a title in Division II.

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