FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area RBs

PREP FOOTBALL 2018 (PRESEASON) BEST INLAND AREA RUNNING BACKS 1. Xavier Ugorji, Sr., MoVal Rancho Verde – Plays with an unmatched electricity that translates into big plays and points for the Mustangs, running for 17 TDs and more than 1,500 yards for the reigning CIF-Southern Section Division 3 champions. 2. Thomas Kinslow, Sr., Corona Centennial … Continue reading

PREP PREVIEW: La Sierra at Rubidoux

I’m covering the Riverside La Sierra-Rubidoux varsity football game tonight, Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, for The Press-Enterprise and the Southern California Newspaper Group. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Rubidoux High School. BOTH TEAMS… Riverside La Sierra (1-0 overall) got out to a tremendous start with a 31-0 victory over San Bernardino in Week … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Friday, Oct. 14, 2016

RIVERSIDE (Calif.) — On a night extolling one of Riverside La Sierra High School’s few football legends, the Eagles did their best to make the game not worth remembering. Roger Folsom, the school’s first football coach before serving as athletic director, was on hand as ‘The Backyard Bell’ was named in his honor. The Eagles, … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Week 3

I covered the Corona-Riverside La Sierra varsity football game for The Press-Enterprise, & @pecom_preps on Friday night, Sept. 18, and came away thinking there’s little room for objectivity in 56-0. Corona overpowered La Sierra in the way a Big VIII League team should overpower a River Valley League team, and it wasn’t pretty. The … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Corona at La Sierra

I’m covering the Corona-Riverside La Sierra varsity football game tonight, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, for The Press-Enterprise, & @pecom_preps. The best part of this assignment will probably be the opportunity to again cover my alma mater. Though something exciting could still happen. THE LOW DOWN: The Panthers (3-0 overall) are off to a quick … Continue reading