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 RBs

PREP FOOTBALL 2016 BEST INLAND AREA RUNNING BACKS 1. Stephen Carr, Sr., Fontana Summit — Raw combination of power and speed makes this five-star recruit the must-watch player in the Inland Area this season. Rushed for nearly 2,000 yards as the SkyHawks advanced to the CIF-Southern Section Central Division semifinals. 2. Malik Walker, Sr., Corona … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Week 9-A

I covered the Corona-Corona Centennial varsity football game on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015 for The Press-Enterprise, HSGametime.pe.com & @PEcom_preps, and came away thinking Matt Logan makes it awfully tough on sports writers having to ask the opposing head coach questions after blowouts every week. I’ve covered Centennial games four times this season — Week 0 … Continue reading