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Frankie is back!
Although the Southeast isn’t necessarily known as a division that throws the ball this is still a fairly deep lot. Guys like Frankie Palmer and Jorge Reyna are among the best QBs in the area. Sometimes a quarterback is a winner by leading his team and effectively managing a game (think West Covina’s [...]
(“The Ten” is not a top ten, but ten items worth being included in The TEN)
1.) From recent CIF football appeal regarding change in Mid-Valley Division.
MVL Rep: Have you seen Mt. View play?
CIF Rep: No.
MVL Rep: Have you seen anybody in the Mission Valley League play?
CIF Rep: No.
2.) “The coach will never win the [...]
Gevontray Ainsworth got the Colts started with a nine yard TD run late in the third quarter
Covina’s Rally Stuns the WC
(West Covina) – Nick Hynes intercepted a pass and returned it 28 yards for a touchdown with 1:31 left in the contest to give Covina a dramatic 27-21 comeback victory over West Covina Friday night [...]
East versus West came down to the Battle for the Line of Scrimmage
(West Covina) – The East All-Stars scored early in the second quarter and then made it stand up in a 7-6 win over the West Friday night in the 32nd Annual Hall of Fame Game at West Covina High School.
Defense was the theme [...]
By Saile Ramirez
“Pain Heals, Chicks Dig Scars, Glory Lasts Forever”
It’s been about a month since “THE” season ended. Yes, “THE” season. Football season of course is what I am speaking of, more importantly the prep football season.
Students are on winter break and most of them are enjoying the break. But for a select few [...]
It wasn't easy but West Covina Coach Mike Maggiore won his second CIF title in six years
I said one of the CIF championship games would go down to the wire and that’s exactly what happened. It just wasn’t the one I expected.
West Covina beat Bonita 55-21 in October and had beaten everybody else since an [...]
Giomani and the boys get another shot at the WC
Points For: Bonita 496 – West Covina 586 Edge: West Covina
Points Allowed: Bonita 208 – West Covina 235 Edge: Bonita
Total Rushing Yards: Bonita 1971 – West Covina 4771 Edge: West Covina
Rushing Touchdowns: Bonita 31 – West Covina 59 Edge: West Covina
Total Passing [...]
West Covina's Defense was definetly #1. (Photo Anne Cypress)
(Bellflower) – West Covina’s red zone defense held true to form midway through the fourth quarter to help hold off a gutsy-Mayfair squad 28-19 in the CIF Southeast Division semi-finals.
The Monsoons appeared ready to take the lead after an Aaron Brown 23-yard run set them up at [...]
Laron Mayfield's interception was the fifth turnover caused by West Covina. (Photo by Anne Cypress)
(West Covina) – The Bulldogs defense stopped Santa Fe four times inside the 20-yard line and caused five turnovers en route to a 47-7 Southeast Division quarterfinal win.
The victory for West Covina sets up a rematch of the 2006 CIF playoff, [...]
Garrett Pendleton of Bonita racked up over 1200 yards after missing the first half of the season with an injury
They like to run the ball in the Southeast. And some stats weren’t available. But here are some of the playoff quarterbacks who will be chucking it, or in the case of Norwalk’s Adrian Diaz, handing [...]