| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:35 PM
There is growing agreement that Saturday's CIF state championship Open Division bowl game between Bellflower St. John Bosco (15-0) and Concord De La Salle (14-0) at StubHub Center in Carson might be the best high school football matchup in California...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:49 PM
The Lee brothers at West Hills Chaminade, Donovan and Dymond, finally got to play football together this season, and what a memorable experience it has been.
"It's life changing," said Dymond, a sophomore receiver.
"It's a blessing," said Donovan, a...
| Dec 21, 2013
CIF state football championships
Saturday at StubHub Center
Bellflower St. John Bosco (15-0) vs. Concord De La Salle (14-0), 8 p.m. (Time Warner Cable Channel 101): The top two teams in the state face off in a much-anticipated showdown...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:44 PM
Give a quality high school football coach five years to execute a plan, and the results can be memorable. That's what came to fruition for Ed Croson and West Hills Chaminade on Saturday night at StubHub Center in Carson.
Five years after leaving Lake...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:16 PM
By game time on Saturday night for the CIF state championship Open Division bowl game, there was an unheard-of occurrence. Hundreds of fans were stuck in long lines outside StubHub Center trying to buy a ticket for the game of the year in high school...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 9:02 PM
There's little doubt that 10 years from now, when high school football fans and experts look back and debate how good Bellflower St. John Bosco's team was in 2013, the verdict will be near unanimous: the best in Southern California history.
| Dec 15, 2013
| 4:10 PM
If a championship high school football game was ever worthy of filling the 27,000-seat StubHub Center in Carson, it's the CIF Open Division bowl game Saturday between Bellflower St. John Bosco (15-0) and Concord De La Salle (14-0).
These two teams...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:21 AM
It’s an honor to help bring back the Monday edition of the Imperial Valley Press.
It’s an extra honor to do so by writing about football, a sport that has always been my favorite to watch and enjoy.
Are you as ready as I am? I sure hope so,...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 9:13 PM
There has been a shift in power in Southern California high school football, with seven of the eight teams selected on Sunday to play in CIF state championship regional playoff games making their first appearance.
The only returning school is Corona...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:10 PM
There are two weekends of high school football left in 2013, and what a treat fans are about to experience with the CIF state championship bowl games.
Yes, the focus will be on the quarterbacks, the running backs, the receivers and anyone who scores a...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 10:44 PM
Los Angeles View Park Prep, the City Section Division III champion, struggled in its trip to Bakersfield on Friday night and was beaten by Bakersfield Christian, 40-8, in a CIF state regional championship Southern California Division IV football bowl game...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 6:57 PM
What happens when the high school football coach can run a faster 40-yard time than the team's starting running back?
That could be the dilemma for Oakland Bishop O'Dowd this fall after hiring former Lompoc High, Washington and Raiders running back...