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 FB Coaches

PREP FOOTBALL 2019 (PRESEASON) BEST INLAND AREA COACHES 1. Matt Logan, Corona Centennial — We’ll say it again, “Logan doesn’t really deserve to be on this list. He belongs on a list of the best HSFB coaches in the country.” Yet here he is, still running strong on Rimpau. 2. Pete Duffy, MoVal Rancho Verde … 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

GAME OF THE WEEK: Upland vs. Rancho Verde

THE DETAILS: Upland vs. Rancho Verde CIF-Southern Section – Week 14 Division 2 Playoffs – Championship At Moreno Valley (Calif.) Rancho Verde HS Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, Nov. 24 UPLAND (11-2 overall, 4-1 Baseline League) backed into the playoffs after a two-touchdown loss to Rancho Cucamonga in Week 10, then squeaked past Menifee … Continue reading