Category Archives: The Peterson Principle

The Peterson Principle: 3/15/2019

By Tim Peterson Just some random thoughts on a Friday night: What’s the quickest way to kill a football program? Let your head coach go in the middle of March.

The Peterson Principle: 2/6/2019

By Tim Peterson I never liked the idea of watching the Super Bowl in Las Vegas. No matter what bar, casino, or viewing party you were at there would be too many people, too many distractions and simply too much noise. I always held to that concept until I decided to try it this year. […]

The Peterson Principle: 1/9/2019

By Tim Peterson Nobody was shocked that Matt Bechtel left South Hills to take over at Damien. It’s his alma mater and he got a fat pay raise to boot.

The Peterson Principle: 12/18/2018

By Tim Peterson What does Greg Gano have in common with Ryan Bateman, Nicholas Christos and Bob Burt? It’s a head scratcher isn’t it?

The Peterson Principle: 10/17/2018

Well, you don’t see that every day. For the first time in the 20 years that I’ve been covering high school football, Friday night’s games were postponed and rescheduled.

The Peterson Principle: 8/13/2018

San Dimas O-Line: TE-Nick Sloan, Tackles- John Egan, Fadi Zaki, Guards- Chris Diaz, Fred Salazar, C- Nico Guerra By Tim Peterson The high school football season kicks off Thursday night. Don’t forget your peanuts, popcorn and…sunscreen. That’s right, sunscreen. With opening night moved up two weeks temperatures will be in the nineties when the ball […]

The Peterson Principle: 7/4/2018

By Tim Peterson Transfers don’t really bother me anymore. I’ll admit they used to back in the day. It was kind of disheartening to see a kid have a big year at Monrovia one season and then wearing a Cathedral uniform the next.

The Peterson Principle: 5/28/2018

By Tim Peterson For the last week or so I’ve been asked several times who looked good at the Charter Oak Tournament. Well, there was this school called Alemany. It looked really good.

The Peterson Principle: 4/24/2018

By Tim Peterson Everybody’s returning to their roots. Josh Knight is back at Baldwin Park, Travis Brown has returned to Los Altos and Riley Saxon came back as the HC at Temple City last year. Now If I can just get Singiser out at Arroyo I can make my coaching debut at the old alma […]

The Peterson Principle: 4/3/2018

By Tim Peterson Dave Roberts may not be concerned, the Dodgers medical staff may be not be concerned, but I am concerned about Kenley Jansen.