CLOSER LOOK: Rancho Verde’s Jordan Jefferson

Take a closer look at MoVal Rancho Verde senior RB Jordan Jefferson and you’ll see a player who understands the weight of expectations. Jefferson rushed for 621 yards and seven TDs last season as the back up for the CIF-Southern Section Division 2 runner-up, and now steps to the fore as the Mustangs’ No. 1 … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Aug. 30, 2019

PHOTO CREDIT TERRY PIERSON CORONA — The MoVal Rancho Verde-Corona Santiago Week 1 varsity football game on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, may have provided both teams a glimpse of what may come. For MoVal Rancho Verde, it’s about getting better every week and working for the playoffs. The Mustangs weren’t challenged in a 49-0 victory … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: Rancho Verde vs. Santiago

THE DETAILS: Rancho Verde vs. Santiago CIF-Southern Section – Week 1 Nonleague At Corona (Calif.) Santiago High School Kickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, Aug. 30 RANCHO VERDE (1-0 overall, 0-0 Ivy League) can’t get a regular season game against Corona Centennial so it’ll take one against the team down the street. The Mustangs stand … Continue reading

FOUR & MORE: Inland Area RBs

PREP FOOTBALL 2019 (PRESEASON) BEST INLAND AREA RUNNING BACKS 1. Jaydn Ott, Soph., Norco – Totaled 1,096 rushing yards and 13 TDs as a freshman in the Big VIII and CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs, so we’re giving the 6-foot, 180-pound tailback a slight edge heading into this season. 2. Eddie Allain, Soph., Riverside Norte … Continue reading

Season Preview: Ivy League

PREP FOOTBALL 2019 IVY LEAGUE PREVIEW (2018 records in parenthesis) Even though it was the more talented team, Rancho Verde could not stay healthy long enough to finish the job last season. The Mustangs graduated an all-time player in Jaxen Turner, but the team still is set up for success over the next three seasons … Continue reading