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 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

Prep Preview: Corona at Centennial

I’m covering the Corona-Corona Centennial varsity football game tonight, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, for The Press-Enterprise, HSGametime.pe.com & @PEcom_sports. The best part of this assignment will probably be the halftime snack buffet. Last week there was pumpkin raisin bread! THE LOW DOWN: The Panthers (5-3 overall, 1-2 Big VIII) were competitive against Norco in a … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Week 3

I covered the Corona-Riverside La Sierra varsity football game for The Press-Enterprise, HSGamtime.pe.com & @pecom_preps on Friday night, Sept. 18, and came away thinking there’s little room for objectivity in 56-0. Corona overpowered La Sierra in the way a Big VIII League team should overpower a River Valley League team, and it wasn’t pretty. The … Continue reading