Prep Preview: Torrance @ Ramona

I’m covering the Torrance-Riverside Ramona CIF-Southern Section Division 4 Quarterfinal Round softball game today, Thursday, May 26, 2016, for The Press-Enterprise/(@PEcom_preps) and the Southern California Newspaper Group/(@SoCalNewsGroup). The first pitch is set for 3:15 p.m. at Riverside (Calif.) Ramona High School. THE LOW DOWN: Torrance (23-9 overall, 9-1 Pioneer champions) has scored double digit runs … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Canyon Springs @ REV

I’m covering the MoVal Canyon Springs-Redlands East Valley CIF-Southern Section Division 2 1st Round playoff game today, Thursday, May 19, 2016, for The Sun/(@sbsun) and Southern California Newspaper Group/(@SoCalNewsGroup). First pitch is set for 3:15 p.m. at Redlands (Calif.) East Valley High School. THE LOW DOWN: The Cougars (16-11 overall, 8-7 Inland Valley) practically fell … Continue reading

Prep Preview: REV @ Citrus Valley

I’m covering the Redlands East Valley-Redlands Citrus Valley varsity softball game today for Southern California Newspaper Group. First pitch is set for 3:15 p.m. PT at Citrus Valley High in Redlands (Calif.). THE LOW DOWN: The Wildcats (15-3 overall, 9-1 Citrus Belt League) have won 11 straight games coming into today’s game, the fourth-longest current … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Westlake @ Yucaipa

I’m covering Yucaipa vs. Westlake in a CIF-Southern Section Division 2 softball game today for The Press-Enterprise, & @pecom_preps. First pitch is set for 3:15 p.m. PT. THE LOW DOWN: The Thunderbirds (29-3 overall) have flown above the competition this postseason, outscoring opponents 17-2 thus far. Senior Brooke Bolinger (291 strikeouts) gets all the … Continue reading

Prep Preview: La Serna @ Woodcrest Chr.

I’m covering the Whittier La Serna-Riverside Woodcrest Christian CIF-Southern Section Division 5 Quarterfinal Round girls varsity soccer game today for The Press-Enterprise. The best part of this assignment will be observing the Royals, who I covered almost exactly one year ago. THE LOW DOWN: The Lancers (16-5-5) are outscoring their opponents 9-2 this postseason, including … Continue reading