GAME OF THE WEEK: Colton at Patriot

THE DETAILS: Colton vs. Jurupa Valley Patriot CIF-Southern Section – Week 11 Division 12 – First Round At Rubidoux (Calif.) HS Kickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, Nov. 10 COLTON (6-4 overall, 3-2 Sunkist League) won its final two games of the regular season to squeeze into the playoffs. The problem with both those victories, … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area NFLers

FOOTBALL 2016 BEST INLAND AREA NFL PLAYERS 1. Tyron Smith, Moreno Valley — Among the best tackles in the game, this 6-foot-5, 320-pound monolith has been the Dallas Cowboys’ prized gem since he was drafted in 2011 out of USC. The Rancho Verde HS graduate is a three-time Pro Bowl Selection. 2. Eric Weddle, Rancho … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Hillcrest @ Colton

I’m covering the Riverside Hillcrest-Colton girls varsity CIF-Southern Section Division 5 Wildcard Round playoff game today, Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2016, for The Press-Enterprise, pe.com & @PEcom_preps. The best part of this assignment is it got pushed back from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.! That, and Colton has some talented players worth a second look. THE … Continue reading