Prep Preview: Norte Vista at King

I’m covering the Riverside Norte Vista-Riverside King varsity football game tonight for The Press-Enterprise and The best part of this assignment is going to be witnessing King break their 14-game losing streak. That’s right, FOMB’s predicting a Wolves victory. THE LOW DOWN: These to programs have not faced each other in nine seasons dating back to when … Continue reading


INLAND AREA PREP FOOTBALL (Last Week: 14-8; Season 14-8) Week 1 Friday, August 31 at Beaumont 24, Redlands Citrus Valley 20 at Rialto Carter 28, Ontario Chaffey 21 Cathedral City 31, at Banning 24 at Temecula Chaparral 42, MoVal Valley View 9 Covina Charter Oak 36, at Eastvale Roosevelt 24 at Perris Citrus Hill 35, … Continue reading

CLOSER LOOK: Santiago QB Michael Darr

Take a closer look at Corona Santiago senior QB Michael Darr and you’ll see more than the best arm in the Inland Area… You’ll see a player with a deep desire to win. Darr is in his third varsity season at Santiago after transferring from Centennial in 2009, where he was somewhere around the fourth-string … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area OLs

PREP FOOTBALL 2012 1. Cameron Hunt, Corona Centennial — Big No. 78 knows what it’s like to win; he’s played in back-to-back CIF-Southern Section Inland Division championship games. Committed to Cal, Hunt (6-foot-4, 263 pounds) will move the line of scrimmage for the Huskies and Coach Matt Logan’s schematic offense. 2. Addison Pulsiper, Temecula Valley — … Continue reading

Inland Area Prep Football Top 10

FOLLOWING WEEK ZERO 1. Vista Murrieta (0-0) — Is QB Nick Stevens (6-4, 185) the best in the Inland Area? FOMB has heard the argument, and cannot refute that Stevens is the championship QB. And until someone else is the championship QB… THIS SEASON: 0-0 overall, 0-0 Southwestern League. LAST SEASON 9-5 overall, 5-0 Southwestern … Continue reading