Prep Impressions: Aug. 31, 2018

The Moreno Valley-Riverside Norte Vista Week 2 varsity football game on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, looked like a battle between two hard-running offenses until the Vikings kept making mistakes. For Moreno Valley, a severe lack of understanding and/or coordination seems to be happening on fourth downs and on special teams. The Vikings had their first … Continue reading

GAME OF THE WEEK: MoVal at Norte Vista

THE DETAILS: Moreno Valley vs. Norte Vista CIF-Southern Section – Week 2 Nonleague At Riverside (Calif.) Norte Vista HS Kickoff: 7 p.m. PT on Friday, Aug. 31 MORENO VALLEY (1-0 overall, 0-0 Mountain Valley) pummeled cross-town rival Canyon Springs, 49-0, on the opening of the Cougars’ new stadium. Sure, it was rude but it also … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Week 10

I covered the Riverside La Sierra-Moreno Valley varsity football game on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, for The Press-Enterprise and HSGametime.com, and came away thinking it was the best finish I’ve seen this season. Moreno Valley (8-2 overall, 4-1 River Valley) led 17-0 until the fourth quarter when La Sierra (2-8, 2-3) stormed back to score … Continue reading