Tag Archives: Vai Peko
Note to Bad News Barker: The Legends of Character thread, is exactly the reason I want us to get out of the “comments” business.
Note to Local Football Fans: Why are you wasting time bagging on Joe Kanach when he hasn’t even run a practice at Alhambra or bagging on Jude Oliva because he [...]
Norwalk's Donovan Gumbs: From the 605 to Azusa Pacific
Last Saturday night players at the 605 All-Star Game strapped on their pads for the last time on the high school level – some for the last time period.
Over the last few months we have reported on several players who have signed scholarships to play football [...]
When you first walk into the stadium at Cerritos College you might think you’re on a Division 1 college campus. There’s a new turf field, state of the art track and plenty of seating on both sides. If the CIF ever needs another site to hold a Final they should give Cerritos a call.
Sometimes Junior [...]
Big Tony Solorzano
By Big Tony Solorzano
We’ve reached week two and already we’re seeing some interesting trends. As usual, the Jack Del Rio League is showing its usual topsy-turvy non-league results. Last week’s picks went a bit off. Losses by La Mirada, La Serna and Warren as well as the unexpected debut of Tony Botello [...]
La Mirada quarterback Shane Blood
By Tony Solorzano
(La Habra) – Former Alhambra defensive standout Vai Peko has found his niche as his 92-yard kickoff return helped carry La Habra to a 23-17 victory over La Mirada Thursday night at La Habra High.
The Highlanders (1-1) had struggled throughout the game to maintain their lead, and twice saw their lead vanish thanks to quarterback Shane [...]
Former Temple City Ram Brandon Cox is looking to start at quarterback for Pasadena this fall.
For what its worth…below is a list of prominent transfers figuring to make an impression this season. No doubt we’ve missed some, but these are the ones we’ve seen with our own eyes. Some of these guys should have a [...]
Lou Torres takes the head coaching reins from Gil Ruedaflores
(Alhambra) – Gone is three year starting quarterback Darrian Cazarin and D1 wide receiver Mitchell Crockom. Receiver Joseph Becerra has also taken the graduation walk and linebacker Brandon Wilson finished his prep career in June as well. But the biggest change for the Moors is at coach [...]
The Moors are going to need big plays out of Vai Peko in 2010
T-Minus-112 Days until “The Mid Valley Classic”
The post-dawn column experience feels much more natural than the pre-dawn column experience. As Frank Cross would say; “I’m alive! And so are you!”
To tell you the truth, I’m excited to see what is going [...]
Alhambra's Jonathan Beltran fired a complete game victory
(Alhambra) – Jonathan Beltran fired a complete game to lead Alhambra to a 2-1 win over Montebello Friday at Moor Field in the regular season finale.
Beltran held the Oilers to six hits and fanned six. He allowed only a run in the fifth. The Moors picked up one [...]
Good Friends. Kalani Falcon HC Shannon Hirai and Alhambra HC Steve Gewecke
(Alhambra)- The Alhambra Moors scored a pair of victories over the Kalani Falcons Tuesday afternoon with an 11-3 win in the opener and a 12-2 W in the nightcap.
“I feel a lot better about our offense right now,” said Moors HC Steve Gewecke. “We [...]