Prep Impressions: Week 10-A

I covered the Eastvale Roosevelt-Corona Santiago varsity football game on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015, for The Press-Enterprise, pe.com & PEcom_preps, and came away thinking it was the most intense game I’ve seen this season. Whether it the playoff implications or the parity, tension mounted between the teams in a close game. Neither distinguished itself in the first half, but … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Roosevelt at Santiago

I’m covering the Eastvale Roosevelt-Corona Santiago varsity football game tonight, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015, for The Press-Enterprise, pe.com & @PEcom_preps. The best part of this assignment is watching whether or not Santiago can secure a playoff berth with a victory at home in Week 10. THE LOW DOWN: The Mustangs (2-7 overall, 1-4 Big VIII) … Continue reading

Prep Preview: Santiago at Centennial

I’m covering the Corona Santiago-Corona Centennial varsity football game tonight, Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, for The Press-Enterprise, HSGametime.pe.com & @PEcom_preps. The best part of this assignment is getting my third look this season at Centennial, one of the nation’s top teams. THE LOW DOWN: The Sharks (4-3 overall, 2-0 Big VIII) are doing whatever it … Continue reading

CLOSER LOOK: Santiago’s Jacob Hennie

Take a closer look at Corona Santiago senior Jacob Hennie and you’ll see that despite his first 300-yard passing game he’ll remain underrated. Hennie plays in the shadow of some good-to-great Big VIII League QBs this season, not to mention a certain recent graduate. At 5-foot-11, 183-pounds, Hennie has completed 80 of his 131 pass … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Week 4

I covered the Temecula Chaparral-Corona Santiago varsity football game for The Press-Enterprise, HSGametime.pe.com & @pecom_preps on Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, and came away thinking of four reasons why both teams will need a lot of things to go their respective ways in order to reach the postseason. Both come from leagues considered the best the … Continue reading