Prep Impressions: Sept. 24, 2021

RIVERSIDE – The Corona-Riverside Ramona varsity football game on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, was an example of the swinging pendulum of Week 5. For Corona, the opportunity to go 4-0 on the season was there. The Panthers, led by QB Delaney Crawford twice led by two touchdowns, but just as soon as they’d get to … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: Corona at Ramona

THE DETAILS:Corona vs. Riverside RamonaCIF-Southern Section – Week 5At Riverside (Calif.) Ramona High SchoolKickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, Sept. 24 CORONA (3-0 overall, 0-0 Big VIII League) squeaked past Vista del Lago last week, 27-26, to stay unbeaten but the margins might be as thin as its most recent score suggests. Three players are … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: March 26, 2021

RIVERSIDE — The Riverside Norte Vista-Riverside Ramona Week 2-A varsity football game on Friday, March 26, 2021, was a masterclass in moving the point of attack and pushing the pile. For Ramona, bloodied afterward, it meant its defense was going up against the biggest offensive line this side of the Big VIII and having to … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: Ramona vs. Norte Vista

THE DETAILS:Norte Vista vs. RamonaCIF-Southern Section – Week 2At Riverside (Calif.) Ramona High SchoolKickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, March 26 RIVERSIDE NORTE VISTA (1-0 overall, 1-0 River Valley League) ran 27 plays for 442 rushing yards and nine touchdowns in its season opener last week. So yeah, we think the Braves can pick up … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: March 19, 2021

RIVERSIDE — The Riverside Ramona-Riverside Arlington Week 1-A varsity football game on Friday, March 19, 2021, was a first glimpse at the affects the COVID-19 pandemic has had on high school football teams. For Ramona, it’s about getting its senior class, the one that came oh-so-close to a CIF-Southern Section title, just a few more … Continue reading