CLOSER LOOK: Notre Dame’s Lantz Russell

PHOTO by FRANK PEREZ Take a closer look at Riverside Notre Dame senior WR Lantz Russell (right) and you’ll see a surprisingly tall player just beginning to realize his potential. Russell was a career defensive player but is playing receiver this season at his coach’s request and loving it for the Titans (7-4 overall, 2-1 … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Nov. 8, 2019

SAN BERNARDINO — The Grand Terrace-Riverside Notre Dame Week 11 varsity football game on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, was not really what anyone expected. For Grand Terrace, senior QB Mekhi Lewis played but he was not his ebullient self. Still hampered by whatever continues to ail his right knee, Lewis was picked off on two … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: Grand Terrace vs. Notre Dame

THE DETAILS: Grand Terrace vs. Riverside Notre Dame CIF-Southern Section – Week 11 Division 8 Playoffs – First Round At San Bernardino (Calif.) Valley College Kickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, Nov. 8 GRAND TERRACE (3-7 overall, 3-2 Sunkist League) did not have the kind of regular season it expected but it’s a whole new … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Inland Area Nonleague FB Games

PREP FOOTBALL 2019 (PRESEASON) BEST INLAND AREA NONLEAGUE GAMES (All games at 7 p.m. PT) 1. Upland at Rancho Verde on Fri., Sept. 6 – Hosting the rematch of last year’s CIF-Southern Section Division 2 championship game is a ballsy move by the Mustangs. 2. Rancho Cucamonga at Norco on Fri., Sept. 6 – Another … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Inland Area DLs

PREP FOOTBALL 2019 (PRESEASON) BEST INLAND AREA DEFENSIVE LINEMAN 1. Korey Foreman, Jr., Corona Centennial — Another in the Huskies’ long line of big-time defensive talents and has just about every NCAA National Championship contender eyeing his development these next two seasons. 2. Ethan Saunders, Sr., Perris Orange Vista — CIF-Southern Section Division 13 Defensive … Continue reading