CLOSER LOOK: Santiago’s Bryce Parker

Take a closer look at Corona Santiago junior Bryce Parker and you’ll see a kid just trying to make the dream happen. Playing football for the first time this season, Parker has been deployed at receiver and to big returns for the Sharks (1-1 overall), who got their first win of the season on Friday, … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Aug. 27, 2021

ONTARIO – The Corona Santiago-Ontario Colony varsity football game on Friday, Aug. 27, 2021, was the first win of the season for one program while the other sputters to a start. For Corona Santiago, it was a rare victory where the Sharks led from start to finish. The passing game has a vertical option now … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: Santiago at Colony

THE DETAILS:Corona Santiago vs. Ontario ColonyCIF-Southern Section – Week 1At Ontario (Calif.) Colony High SchoolKickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, Aug. 27 CORONA SANTIAGO (0-1 overall, 0-0 Big VIII League) came out throwing in Week 0 and went round-for-round with Menifee Heritage before losing an 11-TD thriller, 42-35. Junior QB Dominic Tubbs has taken a … Continue reading

Season Preview: Big VIII League

PREP FOOTBALL 2021 BIG VIII LEAGUE PREVIEW (Spring 2021 records in parenthesis) Change may be on the horizon for “The Big Two-and-a-Half” known as the Big VIII, but for now it’s, well, wilder than usual. Norco is riding high in Horse Country after its first Big VIII League title since 2009. Coach Chuck Chastain must … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: March 18, 2021

NORCO — The Corona Santiago-Norco Week 1-A varsity football game on Thursday, March 18, 2021, was a breath of fresh air. For Santiago, it’s clearly not been about football these last 14 months. And that’s fine because the program is large enough to remain self-sustaining, but also not fine because there is such a gap … Continue reading