Here is the first of three updated lists of players considered as nominees for the various 2022 season all-state football teams. These are from Northern California CIF sections (not including Central Section). Thanks to everyone who sent in info about these players compared to the first list of nominees that we compiled. It’s not too...
State Stat Stars of the Week
This feature serves as our statewide collection of milestone achievements in California high school sports. Orange County players Anders Lundsberg (passing) and Troy Leigber (scoring) take over the reported state leads, but Lundsberg almost for sure will be passed this week. Leigber’s team is still playing. We also salute a QB who led a team...
FINAL Softball All-State Noms (NorCal)
We’re going to start selecting the 39th annual Cal-Hi Sports All-State Softball Teams in a few days and here’s an updated list of nominees on our board. These are the ones from CIF sections in Northern California (with the Central Section in the north). Thanks to all who sent in nominations for those not on...
Turning Heads At ETA Combine
Two upcoming sophomores from the East Bay and an athlete trying to make a point about soccer were among those who came, tested and stood out at the fourth annual Elite Training Academy All-Star Sports Combine last Saturday in Tracy. Go inside for honorees from the two high school age groups.
Lions All-Star Scorefest
The 42nd annual Central California event nearly broke its record for combined points scored in the first half, but unfortunately for the North all the scoring in the second half was by the South in a 51-38 victory. The MVP of the game, Modesto High’s Nate Phillips, took over at quarterback after halftime due to […]
Girls BB: More State Coaches of Year
Congratulations to all of the Cal-Hi Sports State Coaches of the year for girls basketball. One of them started out 1-26 while another is a cancer survivor. Here is the rundown for each CIF division (note that Open Division coaches were considered for the CIF divisions their teams would have played in had teams not […]
ETA Event Launches Luani
Results are in and processed from Jan. 17 Elite Training Academy combine held in Tracy and it reveals some emerging talent, including Kimball linebacker Shammah Luani. We have top fully electronic timed 40-yard dash leaders from most age groups and go over a few other players that caught our attention.
Lions All-Stars settle for tie
The 21-21 final score is just the second in 41 years of the North vs. South Central California Lions All-Star Classic. Saturday night’s game in Tracy featured an MVP outing from a QB more known for handing off, an Offensive MVP who switched to slot receiver and a Defensive MVP more known for catching passes.
QB turns kicker, wins all-star game
Aaron Zwahlen from Downey of Modesto was one of the top QBs in the state last season. In Saturday’s Lions All-Star Game in Modesto, he passed for one TD, ran for another and kicked 35-yard field with four seconds left.