Inland Area Prep Football Top 10

1. Vista Murrieta (3-5) — The Broncos bounce off a teeming scandal with grace, humility and a huge victory. Seriously, was there any doubt? Coach Coley Candaele has crafted a dynasty at Vista no bungled paperwork can crumple. LAST RANKED: No. 1. LAST GAME: d. Temecula Great Oak 45-24 on Oct. 28. WEEK NINE: vs. Murrieta Valley … Continue reading

Andrew Blake, Murrieta Valley…

… is Player Of The Week following his performance in Murrieta Valley’s overwhelming 34-6 victory over Murrieta Mesa on Friday, Oct. 28, 2011. Blake completed 20 of 29 pass attempts for 402 yards and three TDs to help the Nighthawks stay unbeaten heading into their Southwestern League showdown with Vista Murrieta in Week 9. Blake … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Week 8

I covered the Riverside Christian-CSDR varsity football game for The Press-Enterprise on Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, and came away thinking about dichotomies. On one side there was California School for the Deaf, Riverside. The Cubs are far-and-away the most impressive/inspiring team I’ve seen this season. What coach Rantz Teeters and his staff do must be seen person in … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Riverside Christian at CSDR

I’m covering the Riverside Christian-California School for the Deaf, Riverside varsity football game tonight for The Press-Enterprise. The best part of this assignment is that it’ll be my first time writing about these two programs, which is odd considering I’ve lived in Riverside (and continue to do so) for each and every one of my prep … Continue reading


INLAND AREA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL (Last Week: 17-3; Season: 126-32) WEEK EIGHT Friday, Oct. 28 at San Bernardino Cajon 27, Colton 21 at Rialto Carter 20, Rialto 17 Temecula Chaparral 41 at Temecula Valley 16 at Perris Citrus Hill 36, Hemet Tahquitz 13 Corona Centennial 47 at Corona 8 Elsinore 17 at Perris 0 at … Continue reading