Winning a series in the Trinity League despite one loss still isn’t enough to drop Orange Lutheran from No. 1 position. Big movers include St. Augustine of San Diego (still unbeaten), Servite of Anaheim (swept three from previously unbeaten Santa Margarita) and Arlington of Riverside (16-game win streak). Newcomers led by St. Francis of Mountain...
NEW Baseball State TOP 35 Rankings
Orange Lutheran stays on top after winning 2-of-3 against JSerra while No. 2 Servite was idle, no doubt getting ready to play the Lancers in a three-game series this week. Santa Margarita and Mater Dei from the Trinity League also made big upward moves this week after going 4-0 at the PG West Coast Showdown....
NEW Baseball State TOP 35 Rankings
Orange Lutheran, as expected, takes over at No. 1 after winning PBR tournament. Others moving up include new No. 2 Yucaipa, new top 10 Corona, new No. 11 Bullard of Fresno and newcomers Palo Alto & Rancho Bernardo. All top 25 teams written up with highlights, 10 more teams have been ranked in order and...
NorCal/SoCal Players of the Week
For this week’s journeys, we start with two stops in Contra Costa County and the North Coast Section before heading to the valley for our final NorCal destination. Next, we head to Southern California to the far reaches of the Inland Empire before heading to the San Fernando Valley and then south to southeastern Orange […]
Preseason Baseball TOP 35 Teams
Yes, we are going to have to do football, baseball and softball rankings at the same time in the coming weeks. Many of the best teams in the state in baseball are starting schedules at the end of this upcoming week. Orange Lutheran was in the No. 1 position at the end of the suspended […]
Sr. Salutes Softball: All-State Honor Roll
As stated several times, there’s not even close to the number of games that would have needed to be played to fairly select any sort of official 2020 Cal-Hi Sports All-State Teams for softball this year. We still wanted to do something with an honor roll list of top seniors who have either enjoyed outstanding […]
Senior Salutes No. 3 (Baseball/Softball)
As a consequence of the 2020 high school baseball and softball seasons being canceled after not even one-third of scheduled games were played in the state, we cannot produce all-state teams in those sports for 2020. We do not want to forget about those seniors from the Class of 2020, however, who were going to […]
NEW State Top 25 Softball Rankings
Norco remains No. 1 but will be joined at this weekend’s Dave Kops Tournament of Champions in Bullhead City, Ariz., by No. 2 Chino Hills and No. 4 Los Alamitos. The Griffins won a big game on Tuesday over Santiago of Corona. There were several other Tuesday games that impacted the rankings, but not involving...
All-State Baseball Nominees (Part 2)
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...
NEW Baseball State Top 25 Rankings
As the CIF Southern Section playoffs already will be in the quarterfinal round by the end of this week, some of the state’s other section playoffs will not even have begun yet. CIFSS Division I playoff teams continue to hold down the No. 1, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5 and No. 6 positions with...