Prep Impressions: Friday, Oct. 21, 2016

CORONA (Calif.) — Just when Corona High thought its program was headed in the right direction, the Panthers got a series of flat tires. Corona, a six-win playoff team last season, began 2016 looking ahead to the race for a Big VIII League playoff spot. Head coach Stephen Hill, well suited as the driver and … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: Centennial at Corona

THE DETAILS: Corona Centennial vs. Corona At Panthers Stadium – Corona (Calif.) High School Kickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, Oct. 21 THE LOW DOWN: CORONA CENTENNIAL (6-1 overall, 2-0 Big VIII) had a season-high four turnovers last week in a 45-7 win at Corona Santiago. It was the most this season for the Huskies, … 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

FOUR & MORE: Best Inland Area WRs

PREP FOOTBALL 2016 BEST INLAND AREA RECEIVERS 1. Marquis Spiker, Jr., Murrieta Valley — Caught 71 balls for nearly 1,500 yards and 19 touchdowns as the Nighthawks went to the air with a new passing game. With two seasons and the same QB, the sky is the limit. 2. Michael Onyemaobi, Sr., Temecula Chaparral — … 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, HSGametime.pe.com & @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