FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area JUCO Teams

JUCO FOOTBALL 2016 BEST INLAND AREA TEAMS 1. Riverside City College — The Tigers’ 2016 roster is a sight to behold. A deep mix of out-of-state and international players mixed with some of the best local players of recent history. Nationally-recruited QBs continue to flock to Wheelock Stadium to get some Tom Craft tutelage, and … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area JUCOs

BASEBALL 2012 1. Riverside — The four-time state champions (2000, ’01, ’02 and ’07) have just seven sophomores on a roster loaded with talent. Among the many¬†freshmen expected to make an impact is Ryan Garvey (Palm Desert HS), a five-tool¬†outfielder.¬†Garvey, the son of former Los Angeles Dodgers great Steve Garvey, is a¬†transfer from USC. The … Continue reading

FOMB NOTES: 1/6/11

Fontana Summit¬†WR¬†Devon Blackmon’s¬†gaffe Wednesday night proved why he is not a sure-thing at the next level. Oft-injured and inconsistently¬†brilliant, Blackmon, who has committed to¬†the University of Oregon,¬†caught a touchdown pass and also dropped a probable¬†TD pass at the Under Armour All-America game.¬†According to sportswriter John Murphy on his HSGameTime blog, Blackmon’s¬†miscue¬†had one broadcaster¬†laughing: “He caught … Continue reading

Betten Best Bet For Cal Poly Pomona

Randy Betten, a fixture in the Inland Area college baseball scene¬†since the mid-’90s, will be named Cal Poly Pomona’s head coach today, Monday, Jan. 3, 2011. Betten, an assistant baseball coach at Riverside Community College, Cal Baptist University and UC Riverside, is taking over¬†a Broncos¬†program¬†steeped in history (three NCAA Division II titles) created by legendary … Continue reading

RCC Wins Holiday Tournament

For the Tigers of Riverside, the championship game of the 40th Annual Riverside Community College District Wells Fargo Men’s Basketball Holiday Tournament was analagous to the New York Yankees for a number of reasons. No. 1: It was the last Holiday Tournament game in the old Wheelock Gymnasium. The gym is set to be retrofitted … Continue reading