Inland Area Girls Soccer Top 10

GIRLS PREP SOCCER 2016-’17 For Monday, Oct. 24 (Preseason) 1. Corona Santiago — Sharks will be talented and the likely Big VIII League pacesetters. THIS SEASON: 0-0-0 overall, 0-0-0 Big VIII League. LAST SEASON: 16-6-5 overall, 8-0-2 Big VIII. 2014-’15: 26-1-8, 8-0-2. ’13-’14: 22-5-5, 8-0-2. LAST RANKED: Not Ranked (42). LAST RESULT: lost, 3-2 in … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area GSOC Coaches

GIRLS PREP SOCCER 2016 BEST INLAND AREA COACHES 1. Mike Fleming, Corona Santiago — Claimed both CIF-Southern Section Division 2 and CIF-State SoCal Regional Division 1 titles in 2015, leading the single most successful team in the history of the Inland area. Hasn’t lost a Big VIII League game in four season, with only five … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area Matchups

BEST INLAND AREA PLAYOFF MATCHUPS PREP BASEBALL 2016 1. Rancho Cucamonga Etiwanda (17-8) at Rialto Carter (20-6) — Junior C Chris Jimenez (.371 BA, 4 HRs) leads the Eagles, the Baseline League No. 3, against the Lions, the Citrus Belt League champs, in a CIF-Southern Section Division 2 1st Round game on Thursday, May 19. … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Webb at Grand Terrace

I’m covering the Claremont Webb-Grand Terrace girls CIF Southern California Regional Division 5 Semifinal Round playoff game today, Thursday, March 10, 2016. Kickoff is set for 4 p.m. PT. The best part of this assignment is that it’s an all-Inland Area semifinal. THE LOW DOWN: Claremont Webb (20-4-1 overall) got beat up by Simi Valley … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Grace Brethren vs. Webb

I’m covering the Simi Valley Grace Brethren-Claremont Webb girls CIF-Southern Section Division 7 soccer championship game today, Saturday, March 5, 2016. The best part of this assignment is it’s the morning game of four to be played today at Corona High School. THE LOW DOWN: Simi Valley Grace Brethren (21-4-0 overall) have won 18 consecutive … Continue reading