Previewing the Top 50 high school football teams in California: No. 1 St. John Bosco Braves

Even with the season on hold, we will continue to highlight the best teams, players and coaches in California. Here’s an inside look at the St. John Bosco Braves of the CIF Southern Section, the No. 1 team in our countdown.

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Previewing the Top 50 high school football teams in California: No. 2 Mater Dei Monarchs (Santa Ana)

It’s been a while since Mater Dei has had a true quarterback competition. Replacing Bryce Young will be challenging and the quarterback spot will be an x-factor whenever high school football is played again in the state.

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SBLive California Podcast: Everything you need to know about updated high school and youth sports guidelines

In the latest episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette and Bodie DeSilva discuss the updated youth sports guidelines from the California Dept. of Public Health and what they mean for high school sports across the state.

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Serra football coach Patrick Walsh joins SBLive California Podcast to talk about why it’s a pivotal week for return to play movement

In the latest episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporter Connor Morrissette speaks with San Mateo Serra High School football coach Patrick Walsh about the Golden State Football Coaches Community and Let Them Play CA’s efforts to open up youth sports in the state.

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What are the start dates for high school football in all 50 states, plus Washington D.C.? (latest updates)

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, every high school governing body in America has had to decide when it is safe to play football in their state. Some states elected to play as if it were a normal year (Utah), some had delayed start dates (Texas) and some have moved football to 2021 (California).

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CIF reinstates waiver allowing student athletes to compete on club and high school teams at same time

Three weeks after announcing that student athletes could not compete for their high school and club teams at the same time, the CIF has reversed course and once again reinstated the waiver for Bylaws 600-605.

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The Mount Rushmore of California high school quarterbacks: who are the 4 best of all-time?

Ahead of Super Bowl LV – which features former Serra San Mateo quarterback Tom Brady – we’re posing the question: who would make the Mount Rushmore of California high school quarterbacks?

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California health department releases latest return-to-play guidelines; most counties still in ‘purple’ tier (Feb. 9)

The only change this week (Tuesday, Feb. 9) is that Del Norte County moved from the purple tier into the red tier. Almost every county in the state is still in the widespread “purple” tier.

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