Inland Area Prep Football Top 10

PREP FOOTBALL
For Monday, April 19, 2021 (After Week 5)

1. MoVal Rancho Verde (5-0) — Mustangs finish the season as the Inland Area’s top-ranked team for the first time. 
THIS SEASON: 5-0 overall, 3-0 Ivy League.
2019: 10-2 overall, 3-0 Ivy. 2018: 13-1, 3-0. 2017: 12-3, 5-0 Inland Valley. 2016: 12-2, 5-0. 2015: 10-3, 5-0.
LAST RANKED: No. 1 (27).
LAST GAME: def. Menifee Heritage, 26-12, in a Ivy League game on Saturday, April 17.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

2. Norco (5-0) — Cougars enjoyed sealing their first title in more than a decade with an all-around performance.
THIS SEASON: 5-0 overall, 5-0 Big VIII League.
2019: 8-3 overall, 4-1 Big VIII. 2018: 9-3, 4-1. 2017: 7-5, 4-1. 2016: 7-5, 3-2. 2015: 8-3, 4-1.
LAST RANKED: No. 2 (26).
LAST GAME: def. Eastvale Roosevelt, 62-20, in a Big VIII League game on Thursday, April 15.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

3. Corona Centennial (4-1) — Huskies finished off their season perfectly, with a massive win over their oldest rival.
THIS SEASON: 4-1 overall, 4-1 Big VIII League.
2019: 9-3 overall, 5-0 Big VIII. 2018: 12-1, 5-0. 2017: 10-3, 5-0. 2016: 11-2, 5-0. 2015: 14-1, 5-0.
LAST RANKED: No. 3 (36).
LAST GAME: def. Corona, 62-0, in Big VIII League game on Thursday, April 15.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

4. Apple Valley (5-0) — Sun Devils proved they’re bigger than the High Desert with a big, big win in a season finale.
THIS SEASON: 5-0 overall, 4-0 Mojave River League.
2019: 9-2 overall, 4-1 Mojave River. 2018: 10-2, 4-1. 2017: 12-1, 5-0. 2016: 8-3, 3-2. 2015: 4-7, 2-3.
LAST RANKED: No. 6 (20).
LAST GAME: def. Culver City, 49-42, in a nonleague game on Friday, April 16.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

5. San Bernardino Cajon (5-0) — Cowboys came from behind to defeat Citrus Valley in an Instant Classic.
THIS SEASON: 5-0 overall, 5-0 Citrus Belt League.
2019: 9-3 overall, 5-1 Citrus Belt. 2018: 12-2, 5-0. 2017: 14-1, 7-0. 2016: 7-4, 5-2 San Andreas. 2015: 11-2, 6-1.
LAST RANKED: No. 5 (68).
LAST GAME: def. Redlands Citrus Valley, 22-19, in a Citrus Belt League game on Saturday, April 17.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

6. Vista Murrieta (5-0) — Broncos started outside the Top 10 but completed another unbeaten league season.
THIS SEASON: 5-0 overall, 4-0 Southwestern League.
2019: 8-4 overall, 4-1 Southwestern. 2018: 8-3, 5-0. 2017: 4-7, 3-2. 2016: 9-3, 4-1. 2015: 12-2, 5-0.
LAST RANKED: No. 7 (31).
LAST GAME: def. Murrieta Mesa, 31-14, in a Southwestern League game on Friday, April 16.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

7. Rancho Cucamonga Etiwanda (4-0) — Eagles pulled off their biggest win in years to win a Baseline League title.
THIS SEASON: 4-0 overall, 2-0 Baseline League.
2019: 6-6 overall, 2-3 Baseline. 2018: 4-6, 1-4. 2017: 3-8, 2-3. 2016: 5-7, 2-3. 2015: 3-7, 1-4.
LAST RANKED: No. 8 (56).
LAST GAME: def. Rancho Cucamonga, 15-14, in a Baseline League game on Friday, April 16.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

8. Rancho Cucamonga (2-1) — Cougars got a game against Etiwanda, and plenty of things to work on for the Fall.
THIS SEASON: 2-1 overall, 1-1 Baseline League.
2019: 9-3 overall, 4-1 Baseline. 2018: 7-5, 5-0. 2017: 10-2, 4-1. 2016: 12-1, 5-0. 2015: 9-4, 3-2.
LAST RANKED: No. 4 (63).
LAST GAME: lost, 15-14, to Rancho Cucamonga Etiwanda in a Baseline League game on Friday, April 16.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

9. Temecula Chaparral (4-1) — Pumas pounce into the Top 10 with four straight wins to finish the season.
THIS SEASON: 4-1 overall, 4-1 Southwestern League.
2019: 7-4 overall, 2-3 Southwestern. 2018: 8-4, 2-3. 2017: 7-5, 2-3. 2016: 2-8, 1-4. 2015: 3-7, 1-4.
LAST RANKED: Not Ranked (44).
LAST GAME: def. Murrieta Valley, 52-41, in a Southwestern League game on Friday, April 16.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

10. San Jacinto (4-1) — Tigers bounced back from a tough loss to end the season on a high note.
THIS SEASON: 4-1 overall, 3-0 Mt. Pass League.
2019: 10-3 overall, 5-0 Mt. Pass. 2018: 13-2, 4-1. 2017: 7-4, 4-1. 2016: 10-2, 4-1. 2015: 10-2, 4-1.
LAST RANKED: No. 10 (198).
LAST GAME: def. Perris Citrus Hill, 35-21, in a Mt. Pass League game on Saturday, April 17.
NEXT GAME: TBA.

DROPPED OUT: Murrieta Valley (3-2).

JUST MISSED: Chino Hills Ayala (5-0), Fontana Jurupa Hills (4-0), Phelan Serrano (4-1).

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