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Sports Museum of Los Angeles to host 2017 SoCal Prep Legends Awards

Last year, Southern California’s top high school athletes were honored with help from ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel, FOX’s Erin Andrews, and Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts in the 2016 SoCal Prep Legends Awards. Another year of game-winning touchdowns and walk-off home runs has passed, which means it’s time to do it again. On June 11 at [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|Game of the Week, SCPL Award Nominees, SCPL Award winners|Comments Off on Sports Museum of Los Angeles to host 2017 SoCal Prep Legends Awards

Huntington Beach draws No. 1 seed in CIF Division 1 baseball pairings

Huntington Beach, led by Nick Pratto and Hagen Danner will be the team to beat this postseason after drawing the No. 1 seed in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 pairings. Mr. Sports Illustrated, Notre Dame's (Sherman Oaks) Hunter Greene, will host San Clemente on Thursday. For all the pairings and wildcard brackets, click the link [...]

By | May 15th, 2017|Baseball, Game of the Week|Comments Off on Huntington Beach draws No. 1 seed in CIF Division 1 baseball pairings

Norco’s Taylor Dockins sets CIF-Southern Section softball record for career wins

NORCO — A quick glance through the archives shows the CIF-Southern Section has produced a handful of the best pitchers in softball history. Tracy Compton, Lisa Fernandez, Michele Granger, Nancy Evans, Dee Dee Weiman, Lori Harrigan, Amanda Freed, Jennie Finch, Keira Goerl and Taryne Mowatt are just some of the section alums considered to be [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Game of the Week, Softball|Comments Off on Norco’s Taylor Dockins sets CIF-Southern Section softball record for career wins

After 7 years and 9 surgeries, this Long Beach Poly football coach walks again

At Long Beach Poly High School’s college showcase on Tuesday evening, more than 20 college football coaches dotted the sideline of Burcham Field, including representatives from powerhouses like Alabama and Ohio State. The star of the show, however, was Merle Cole Jr., a longtime Poly assistant and youth football coach in Long Beach. He sat [...]

By | May 4th, 2017|Football, Game of the Week, Track|Comments Off on After 7 years and 9 surgeries, this Long Beach Poly football coach walks again

SoCal’s Hunter Greene lands on front cover of Sports Illustrated

The alert came on Greene’s phone as he sat in a psychology class at Notre Dame. Next came a text from his father Russell said, “Proud of You”. That was how Greene discovered Tuesday that he became only the 13th high school player ever to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated. “I don’t think [...]

By | April 25th, 2017|Baseball, Game of the Week|Comments Off on SoCal’s Hunter Greene lands on front cover of Sports Illustrated

Calabasas’ Tristan Gebbia voted 2016 SCPL FAN VOTE Football Player of the Year

After a week of voting, Calabasas quarterback Tristan Gebbia was voted the SoCal Prep Legends FAN VOTE Football Player of the Year. Gebbia is well deserving of the award after also being named the Los Angeles Daily News player of the year for 2016. Gebbia's support came from his future athletic family, the Nebraska Cornhuskers, [...]

By | January 12th, 2017|Football, Football Players of the Year, Game of the Week|Comments Off on Calabasas’ Tristan Gebbia voted 2016 SCPL FAN VOTE Football Player of the Year

2016 SoCal Prep Legends FAN VOTE Football Player of the Year

It's time. The time to VOTE for which Player of the Year football athlete is deserving of the SoCal Prep Legends football player of the year honor. The following athletes have been named player of the year from their respective newspapers affiliated with the Southern California News Group, which includes 11 news outlets, including the [...]

By | January 4th, 2017|Football, Football Players of the Year, Game of the Week|Comments Off on 2016 SoCal Prep Legends FAN VOTE Football Player of the Year

VIDEO: Chino Hills tops Crespi, LiAngelo & LaMelo Ball combine for 53 points

Visiting Chino Hills did exactly what it wanted to Tuesday night at Crespi in Encino, run. Picking up the pace by pressing and taking quick shots, the Huskies were able to take advantage of Crespi's thin lineup, which was missing Brandon Williams and Taj Regans, two starters from last year's D1 CIF State Championship team. [...]

By | December 13th, 2016|Basketball, Game of the Week|Comments Off on VIDEO: Chino Hills tops Crespi, LiAngelo & LaMelo Ball combine for 53 points

St. John Bosco-Mater Dei: Game & celebration highlights, photos & recaps

Long Beach Press-Telegram (by Mike Guardabascio) ANAHEIM >> The Mater Dei football team may have topped the St. John Bosco Braves earlier this year to claim the Trinity League title, but the Braves won the one that matters...READ MORE Orange County Register (by Steve Fryer) ANAHEIM>>JT Daniels finally had a poor game. Daniels, Mater Dei’s sophomore [...]

By | December 4th, 2016|Football, Game of the Week, Live updates, Photos|Comments Off on St. John Bosco-Mater Dei: Game & celebration highlights, photos & recaps

SCPL Game of the Week: La Mirada 32, La Serna 31 (CIF-SS D3 quarterfinal)

Highlights of the dramatic finish between La Mirada and La Serna in the CIF Southern Section D3 quarterfinals. At one point La Mirada was down 31-10 in the 3rd quarter, but stormed back on its final drive to kick a game-winning field goal and advance to the division's semifinal.

By | November 22nd, 2016|Game of the Week|Comments Off on SCPL Game of the Week: La Mirada 32, La Serna 31 (CIF-SS D3 quarterfinal)