September 6, 1986
Running back Kaleaph Carter gained 116 yards on 14 carries and scored 3 touchdowns Friday night to lead Edison High School to a 21-0 victory over St. Anthony of Maui in front of 1,200 fans in War Memorial Stadium in Maui Friday night. Carter, a 6-foot, 200-pound junior who ran for 927 yards in helping Edison to the Southern Section Big Five Conference co-championship in 1985, scored on runs of four and 13 yards in the first period and added another four-yard touchdown run in the second quarter.
October 31, 1987 |
Ocean View High School finds itself in the surprising position of Big Five Conference playoff contender after defeating Edison, 20-14, in a Sunset League football game Friday night at Westminster. "This is great. There's no way to describe this feeling," said Vic Gutierrez, the Ocean View quarterback who led the Seahawks to their first victory over Edison in seven meetings. Ocean View, a perennial loser since joining the Sunset League in 1981, is 4-4 overall, 2-1 in the league.
September 28, 1985 |
Mike Angelovic passed for 219 yards and two touchdowns to his favorite receiver, Rick Justice, as Huntington Beach Edison, upset earlier by Orange El Modena in its season opener, showed Friday night that it will be a force to be reckoned with in the Big Five Conference, after all. Edison dominated L.A. Banning in almost every phase of the game en route to a 27-11 victory before a crowd of 3,000 at Veterans Stadium in Long Beach.
November 22, 1986 |
All eyes were glued to Russell White, Crespi High's sophomore tailback, Friday night in the Celts' Big Five Conference playoff game against Edison. And where were White's eyes? Well, usually when you're lying on your back, your eyes have a tendency to be looking at the stars. White was in that position late in the first half at Birmingham High when his ankle gave out on him. "I thought I was done," he said. Edison should have been that lucky. He stayed out until only 3:50 remained in the game.
September 9, 1987 |
This year's tiptoe through the talent pool looks at 47 of the top high school football players in Orange County. Included among them are 34 players at the skill positions--12 quarterbacks, 12 running backs, 9 receivers and 1 kicker. Every player listed is exceptional and has been categorized according to talent or special circumstances. Five of the players have stood apart during their prep careers, we'll start with them. THE BEST (EVER?
May 31, 1986 |
Edison High School's Kaleaph Carter, Katella's Terry Johnson and Newport Harbor's Maggie Henson led Orange County athletes in the Masters track meet at Cerritos College Friday night. The meet, held in front of 5,400 , determines who will qualify for next week's state championships (June 6-7). The top five finishers from each event qualify. Carter, a sophomore shotputter, threw 61-feet, 11-inches--the best mark in the state this season. His mark not only established Carter as No.