CLOSER LOOK: NoVi’s Devanere Crenshaw

Take a closer look at Riverside Norte Vista senior DB/WR Devanere Crenshaw and you’ll see a player blooming in the shade. Crenshaw, 6-foot, 180 pounds, has 19 total touchdowns in 22 games playing alongside highly-recruited teammate Freddie Holly. I caught up with Crenshaw back in August, then again last Friday night after Norte Vista defeated … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area DBs

PREP FOOTBALL 2015 BEST INLAND AREA DEFENSIVE BACKS (CORNERBACKS) 1. Chacho Ulloa, Corona Centennial — One of the top positional recruits on the West Coast, this 6-foot, 185-pound senior has official trips planned for Norte Dame, Arizona State and Stanford. 2. Thomas Graham, Rancho Cucamonga — Already a verbal commit to Southern Cal, this 5-11, … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Week 1

I covered the Lake Arrowhead Rim of the World-Riverside Norte Vista varsity football game on Friday, Sept. 6, 2015, for The Press-Enterprise, @pecom_preps & HSGametime.pe.com and came away thinking I totally missed a great performance. I must’ve been sleeping, because I didn’t include Crenshaw’s incredible performance. The 6-foot, 180-pound DB/WR scored three different ways in … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Rim of the World at Norte Vista

I’m covering the Lake Arrowhead Rim of the World-Riverside Norte Vista varsity football game tonight, Friday, Sept. 4, 2015, for The Press Enterprise, HSGametime.pe.com & @pecom_preps. The best part of this assignment is getting to watch Freddie Holly’s season debut. THE LOW DOWN: The Scots (0-0 overall) are banking on QB Jimmy Schroeder to lead … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Best Non-League FB Games

PREP FOOTBALL 2015 BEST INLAND AREA NON-LEAGUE GAMES 1. Perris Citrus Hill at MoVal Rancho Verde, Week 0 — There’s been a lot of history built up between these two in just a short amount of time. Rancho Verde beat Citrus Hill in Week 0 last season but the Hawks edged the Mustangs in CIF-SS … Continue reading