November 15, 2013 |
Servite and Westlake were tied, 21-21, at halftime on Friday night in a Pac-5 Division playoff opener. Orange Lutheran was leading Long Beach Poly, 13-12, with eight minutes left. Alemany was struggling against Lakewood, 32-29, in the fourth quarter. Mission Viejo led Crespi, 38-0. Eric.email@example.com
November 14, 2013 |
Friday's top high school football playoff games: Anaheim Servite (5-5) at Westlake Village Westlake (8-2), 7:30 p.m. (Fox Sports West Prep Zone): Teams with lots of talented underclassmen meet in a Pac-5 Division playoff opener. Marmonte League champion Westlake is on a six-game winning streak fueled by a defense that has been shutting down good offenses. Sophomore quarterback Malik Henry has played solidly while trying to avoid mistakes. Servite, having faced the toughest schedule of any team in Southern California, should be ready for playoff pressure.
November 12, 2013 |
In his sophomore year at Arizona, former Orange Lutheran guard Gabe York is beginning to have an impact. He made four three-pointers on Monday night and finished with a career-high 14 points in Arizona's 91-57 victory over Long Beach State. "The story early on is Gabe York," Coach Sean Miller told the media. Former Loyola standouts Jacob Hazzard and Trey Mason, both walk-ons, had consecutive baskets for Arizona late in the game. Eric.firstname.lastname@example.org
November 8, 2013 |
There was a three-way tie for third place in the Trinity League between Servite, Orange Lutheran and JSerra. Coin flips were held, and Servite was given third place, Orange Lutheran fourth and JSerra fifth. Servite is definitely in the Pac-5 playoffs. Orange Lutheran and JSerra will have to battle Crespi for the two at-large berths. Here's the criteria: Head-to-head competition (four points); overall strength of the league (one point); overall win-loss record (one point); strength against common opponents (one point)
November 6, 2013 |
Win or lose, Harry Welch could see his legendary high school coaching career come to an end on Friday night when his Santa Margarita team faces JSerra at Saddleback College. Santa Margarita is 4-5 overall and 1-3 in the Trinity League. There's all kinds of scenarios and help the Eagles will need to get a Pac-5 Division playoff spot. Winning will keep them in the mix, but there's also a distinct possibility it will be Welch's final game. He announced before the season that he intended to retire as a coach at the end of this season.
October 27, 2013 |
The top 25 high school football teams in the Southland. 1. St. John Bosco 8-0; def. JSerra, 48-7; vs. Mater Dei, Friday (1) 2. Gardena Serra 8-0; def. Cathedral, 45-14; vs. St. Francis. Friday (3) 3. Mission Viejo 8-0; def. Tesoro, 37-7; at Trabuco Hills, Friday (4) 4. Long Beach Poly 7-1; idle; at Millikan, Friday (5) 5. Hart 8-0; def. Saugus, 38-3; vs. Valencia, Friday (6) 6. Rancho Cucamonga 8-0; def. Los Osos, 20-16; at Alta Loma, Thursday (7) 7. Mater Dei 7-1; lost to Santa Margarita, 7-16; at St. John Bosco, Friday (2)