CLOSER LOOK: Norte Vista’s Oscar Godoy

PHOTO by MILKA SOKO Take a closer look at Riverside Norte Vista senior LB Oscar Godoy and you’ll see the Braves’ quiet leader. Godoy roams the middle of Norte Vista’s defense and is usually on top the play in the crucial moment for the Braves (3-0 overall), who are allowing just 6.3 points per game … Continue reading

CLOSER LOOK: Rancho Verde’s Jordan Jefferson

Take a closer look at MoVal Rancho Verde senior RB Jordan Jefferson and you’ll see a player who understands the weight of expectations. Jefferson rushed for 621 yards and seven TDs last season as the back up for the CIF-Southern Section Division 2 runner-up, and now steps to the fore as the Mustangs’ No. 1 … Continue reading

CLOSER LOOK: North’s Venasio Mikaele

Take a closer look at Riverside North sophomore RB Venasio Mikaele and you’ll see a mischievous smile that he likes to hide behind a big frock of long, Island-style curly hair and a helmet. Mikaele rushed for 1,077 yards and 12 TDs as a freshman last season with a bruising, straight-forward style that impresses opposing … Continue reading

CLOSER LOOK: Norte Vista’s Chris Melesio

Take a closer look at Riverside Norte Vista senior RB Chris Melesio and you’ll see a player who has learned from his older brother, yet still suffers from the same bumps and bruises. Melesio was a sophomore defensive back and kick returner when his brother, Eric Melesio, was setting records as the lead ball carrier … Continue reading

CLOSER LOOK: Rialto’s Jamal Moorefield

Take a closer look at Rialto senior running back Jamal Moorefield and you’ll see an underrated athlete. The Knights’ leading man rushed for more than 1,100 yards in just nine games last season but says he hasn’t heard from a single college coach yet. Well maybe after his Week 1 totals (17 rushes for 138 … Continue reading