GAME OF THE WEEK: King at Rancho Verde

THE DETAILS: Riverside King vs. MoVal Rancho Verde At Rancho Verde HS, Moreno Valley Kickoff: 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30 THE LOW DOWN: RIVERSIDE KING (1-3 overall) has continued to schedule tough nonleague opponents to prepare for its brutal Big VIII League schedule, but the results aren’t changing. The Wolves have allowed 121 points … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Big VIII League

PREP FOOTBALL 2016 BIG VIII LEAGUE PREVIEW (2015 records in parenthesis) There isn’t another team, locally, in Corona Centennial’s stratosphere. The pipeline of talent going into the Huskies football program is clear, with or without a certain nationally-hyped receiver. Coach Matt Logan needs no introduction when he walks into a SoCal football banquet, and it’s … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Week 6

I covered the Corona Centennial-Riverside King varsity football game on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, for The Press-Enterprise, & @PEcom_preps and came away thinking, ‘At least King tried something new this time.’ Junior QB Bradley Kleven attempted 50(!) passes against Centennial, and unless my memory fails, it’s the most I’ve ever seen in a prep … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Centennial at King

I’m covering the Corona Centennial-Riverside King varsity football game tonight, Friday, Oct. 9, 2015 for The Press-Enterprise, & @PEcom_preps. The best part of this assignment is that it’ll be the fifth consecutive season in which I’ve covered this particular early October matchup. THE LOW DOWN: Centennial (5-0 overall) is running roughshod through another schedule … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Big VIII League

PREP FOOTBALL 2015 BIG VIII LEAGUE PREVIEW (Records in parenthesis) Have you seen Victor Viramontes’ workout Vines?!? Viramontes has made himself the talk of the Big VIII League with several 6-second videos. The vids show him running the option with a parachute, or deadlifting a huge amount of weight (300lbs? 500lbs??) in a morning session. … Continue reading