Prep Impressions: April 9, 2021

RIVERSIDE — The Jurupa Valley Patriot-Riverside Arlington Week 3-A varsity football game on Friday, April 9, 2021, was the best game we’ve seen in years. For Patriot, giving a sophomore 47 carries just seems excessive but Brandon Lopez said, “I feel alright”, when asked about his condition after the game. Still, does this toughen him … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: Patriot vs. Arlington

THE DETAILS:Patriot vs. ArlingtonCIF-Southern Section – Week 4At Riverside (Calif.) Ramona High SchoolKickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, April 9 JURUPA VALLEY PATRIOT (1-2 overall, 1-2 River Valley League) hasn’t been close against the good teams in the RVL, so this is very much a battle for fourth place. The Warriors need to bounce back … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Inland Area FB Coaches

PREP FOOTBALL 2019 (PRESEASON) BEST INLAND AREA COACHES 1. Matt Logan, Corona Centennial — We’ll say it again, “Logan doesn’t really deserve to be on this list. He belongs on a list of the best HSFB coaches in the country.” Yet here he is, still running strong on Rimpau. 2. Pete Duffy, MoVal Rancho Verde … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Aug. 24, 2017

The Rubidoux-Jurupa Valley Patriot Week 1 varsity football game on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018 has never been less of a cross-town rivalry. For Rubidoux, getting blown out 24-0 in a “road game” in your campus’ stadium is about as bad as second game as the Falcons could’ve had. Rubidoux Head Coach Patrick Thompson said, “Positives? … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: Patriot at Rubidoux

THE DETAILS: Rubidoux vs. Patriot CIF-Southern Section – Week 1 Nonleague At Rubidoux (Calif.) HS Kickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, Aug. 24 RUDIDOUX (0-1 overall, 0-0 Mountain Valley) couldn’t stop San Gorgonio in Week 0 but have had seven days to tighten the screws and aren’t likely to also allow 500-plus yards to tonight’s … Continue reading