Player Of The Year: Trevor Hodge

There was another bumper crop of potential collegiate football players in the Inland Area this season, but not one that meant as much — or had as much undeniable charisma — as Perris Citrus Hill senior Trevor Hodge. Hodge led the Hawks to an unbeaten season and is FOMB’s 2012 Inland Area Prep Football Player Of The … Continue reading

’12 All-Inland Area Football Team

FIRST TEAM QB: Robert Webber (Corona Centennial) RBs: Jacob Taylor (Lake Arrowhead Rim of the World), Jamal Morrow (Menifee Heritage) WRs: K.J. Young (Perris Citrus Hill), Chase Krivishei (Corona Centennial), Kahlil Sharpe (Murrieta Mesa) TE: Marcus Baugh (Riverside North) OL: Cameron Hunt (Corona Centennial), Miguel Flores (San Bernardino Aquinas), Nathan Pesquera (Lake Arrowhead Rim of the … Continue reading

Centennial Undone By Centennial

Turnovers. Turnovers. Turnovers. They can make a team look unprepared, indecisive and even incompetent — words never associated with Corona Centennial football. But in the first half vs. Concord De La Salle on Saturday night, the Huskies turned the ball over three times and trailed 28-0 before finally getting on the scoreboard with less than … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Rancho Verde at Valley View

I’m covering the Moreno Valley Rancho Verde-Moreno Valley Valley View boys varsity soccer game today for The Press-Enterprise and The best part of this assignment is getting my first look at Valley View’s boys soccer team, the reigning CIF-Southern Section Division 2 champions. THE LOW DOWN: It’s the Inland Valley League opener, and both … Continue reading

Inland Area Prep Soccer Top 10

THROUGH DEC. 10, 2012 1. Moreno Valley Valley View (8-1-0) — Starting to score goals in bunches, and haven’t allowed more than one since Dec. 1 LAST RANKED: (No. 1). THIS SEASON: 8-1-0 overall, 0-0-0 Inland Valley League. LAST SEASON: 21-2-3, 11-1-2. LAST GAME: def. non-league Vista Murrieta, 4-1, on 12/6. NEXT FIXTURE: vs. league … Continue reading