CLOSER LOOK: Murr. Vly’s Hank Bachmeier

Take a closer look at Murrieta Valley sophomore quarterback Hank Bachmeier and you’ll see a kid doing his best to make all the right moves. Handed the starting job as a freshman last season, the 6-foot-3 right-hander passed for 2,854 yards and 36 touchdowns as the Nighthawks advanced to a CIF-Southern Section West Valley Division … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area CFBers

COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2016 BEST INLAND AREA COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYERS 1. Jamaal Williams, Sr., BYU — Fontana Summit’s all-time rushing leader is on a mission to rebound from last year’s season-ending knee surgery, and attack the record books in his final college season. Underrated coming into 2016, BYU’s 6th all-time rusher will remind scouts and fans … Continue reading

Inland Area Prep Football Top 10

PREP FOOTBALL For Monday, Aug. 29, 2016 (Through Week 0) 1. Corona Centennial (1-0) — Huskies young class proving it can win, too. THIS SEASON: 10 overall, 0-0 Big VIII League. LAST SEASON: 14-1 overall, 5-0 Big VIII. 2014: 12-3, 5-0. 2013: 12-3, 5-0. 2012: 14-2, 5-0. LAST RANKED: No. 1 (4). LAST GAME: def. … Continue reading

Tanner McKee, Corona Centennial …

… is the Player of the Week following his first varsity start as Corona Centennial defeated Chandler (Ariz.), 56-49, in a Week 0 game on Saturday, Aug. 27. McKee was intercepted three times, but led the Huskies on the game-winning 98-yard drive — complete with the clinching 4-yard touchdown run — in the final … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Aug. 26, 2016

The first week of the prep football season is always full of missed assignments, mental mistakes, fumbles, interceptions, muffed punts, etc., and the Murrieta Valley-Corona Santiago Week 0 game on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, was no exception. To wit: Week 0 is sort of the moment when rubber hits the road for many high school … Continue reading