1/14-1/20 Week in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2020 La Costa Canyon LB Ozzie Nicholas picked up an offer from Yale.
  • 2019 St. Augustine LB JT Penick took an official visit to USD.

Alumni:

  • Former Santa Fe Christian G Owen Aschieris, a walk-on at TCU, was surprised with a scholarship this week.

https://twitter.com/TCUBasketball/status/1084961237060874240

1/7-1/13 Week in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2019 Lincoln DB Don Chapman took an official visit to North Carolina.
  • 2019 University City WR Casey Granfors took an official visit to Navy.
  • 2021 San Marcos PG Chris Howell took an unofficial visit to Stanford.
  • 2019 San Pasqual LHP Jansen Lublin committed to Kansas Wesleyan.
  • 2020 La Jolla Country Day OF/RHP EJ Kreutzmann committed to Columbia.
  • 2020 San Marcos RB JT Dozier picked up an offer from Yale.

Alumni:

  • Former Mt. Miguel WR Bryant Mitchell, who’s played in the CFL for the past three seasons, signed with the Arizona Cardinals.
  • Chiefs Running Back Damien Williams gave a shoutout to his alma mater, Mira Mesa HS, during Saturday’s playoff game.

12/17-12/30 (Two) Weeks in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2019 Carlsbad OL Carlos Harrison committed to Wyoming.
  • 2019 Point Loma DB JL Skinner committed to Boise State.
  • 2019 La Costa Canyon OL Luka Trifunovic committed to Northwestern as a preferred walk-on.
  • 2019 San Marcos DE Quinn Roff picked up an offer from Southern Utah and a preferred walk-on offer from Washington State.
  • 2019 Santa Fe Christian OL Carson Drake picked up an offer from Navy.
  • 2019 Cathedral Catholic WR Zion Sorani picked up an offer from Washington State.
  • 2019 San Diego DB Jayden Wickware picked up an offer from Princeton.
  • 2019 Lincoln DB Don Chapman picked up an offer from North Carolina.
  • 2020 Helix RHP Thomas Caneday committed to Nevada.

Football:

  • Patrick Henry announced former NFL QB JT O’Sullivan as their new Head Football Coach.

Alumni:

  • 2018 Mission Hills QB Jack Tuttle, who enrolled early at Utah, has transferred to Indiana.

12/10-12/16 Week in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2019 Bishop’s F Christian Rose committed to Northwest Nazarene University.
  • 2019 La Jolla Country Day C Jayson Taylor committed to Tufts University.
  • 2019 San Marcos DE Quinn Roff picked up an offer from Stetson University.
  • 2019 San Diego DB Jayden Wickware picked up an offer from Weber State.
  • 2019 San Diego ATH Raiden Hunter picked up an offer from Idaho State.
  • 2019 Westview LHP Brycen Mautz committed to USD.

Basketball:

  • I sat down with 2019 Mission Bay PG Boogie Ellis, who recently signed with Duke, in Episode 5 of the SDPI In-depth podcast.

Football:

  • 4 San Diego Section Teams were able to make it to CIF State Championship games, but only San Diego HS was able to return home with a victory. They traveled to Colfax, and won 21-10.

Alumni:

  • ’12 Mater Dei Catholic grad Nico Siragusa, who was a 1st Team All-American at San Diego State, was signed to the active roster with the Green Bay Packers. He previously was on the Ravens Practice Squad.
  • ’13 Lincoln grad Tyree Robinson, who had a productive 4 year career at Oregon, was signed to the active roster with the San Francisco 49ers.

12/3-12/9 Week in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2020 St. Augustine F Chibuzo Agbo picked up an offer from Grand Canyon University after they evaluated him on Monday night.

Football:

  • Monte Vista‘s Jahmon McClendon, a UCLA commit, was awarded the annual Silver Pigskin Award from KUSI.

Basketball:

  • Rancho Buena Vista defeated Westview 66-60, to win the annual Hilltop Tournament.
  • St. Augustine will play Torrey Pines on Monday for the North County Classic Championship. The game will be at San Marcos HS at 7:30pm.
  • Brackets and Schedules were released for the 2018 Torrey Pines Holiday Classic. HERE!

Alumni:

  • 2014 Helix grad Jalen Davis, who was an All-American CB at Utah State, was promoted to the active roster with the Miami Dolphins.
  • 2009 Santa Fe Christian grad Brock Miller, a former punter at Southern Utah, was signed to the New York Giants practice squad.
  • Stanford punter Jake Bailey, a 2015 Santa Fe Christian grad, was invited to the Reese’s Senior Bowl.
  • Garrett Stubbs (’11 Torrey Pines/Houston Astros), Alex Jackson (’14 Rancho Bernardo/Atlanta Braves), and Ian Clarkin (’13 Madison/Chicago White Sox) were all added to their team’s 40-man rosters, protecting them from the Rule 5 Draft.

11/26-12/2 Week in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2019 Madison RB Kenan Christon, a USC commit, took his official visit to USC.
  • 2020 San Marcos SS Luca Martinez committed to Washington State.

Football:

  • The 2018 All-CIF Football Teams were announced.

2018 All-CIF Football

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Devin Brown of Morse HS was named the So Cal Defensive Player of the Week after a huge performance in the Title Game.

  • 4 of the 6 Section Champions from San Diego won their regional bowl games. Cathedral Catholic, Lincoln, San Diego, and Orange Glen have advanced to State Championship Games two weekends from now.
    • Cathedral and Lincoln will have to wait a week to find out their opponents.
    • The Cavers will enjoy a very long bus ride as they take on Colfax HS, located northeast of Sacramento.
    • The Patriots will also head north for a long trip to take on Lincoln HS of San Francisco. That game will be played at George Washington HS, which features one of the best backdrops in the country (below).

GWHS

11/19-11/25 Week in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2019 Lincoln DB Don Chapman committed to Washington State.
  • 2020 La Costa Canyon LB Ozzie Nicholas picked up an offer from Arizona.
  • 2021 Bishop’s ATH Champion Johnson picked up an offer from Oregon.

Football:

  • The teams from San Diego that all won CIF Titles this season (Cathedral CatholicSt. AugustineLincolnMorseSan Diego, and Orange Glen) all advanced to State Playoff games.
    • Those matchups can be found HERE.

Alumni:

  • Chris Olave, a 2018 Mission Hills grad, became a national name on Saturday with his performance against Michigan, in The Game.

11/12-11/18 Week in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2020 San Marcos INF Billy Wurch committed to Butler University.
  • 2019 San Diego RB Raiden Hunter picked up an offer from Navy.
  • 2019 St. Augustine ATH JT Penick picked up an offer from USD.
  • 2020 La Costa Canyon LB Ozzie Nicholas picked up an offer from Oregon State.
  • 2021 Bishop’s QB Tyler Buchner picked up an offer from TCU.

Alumni:

  • 2016 Mission Bay grad Justin Moore, who played two seasons at Georgia Tech, has transferred to University of Pacific, and will have two years left to play beginning next season.
  • 2015 Poway grad Tyler Nevin, a 1st round pick of the Colorado Rockies, won the Batting Title at the MLB’s Arizona Fall League.
  • Some nice praise for 2018 Mission Hills grad Chris Olave.

 

11/5-11/11 Week in Review

Recruiting:

  • 2019 Mission Bay G Boogie Ellis committed to Duke.
  • 2019 Madison ATH Daniel Stokes picked up an offer from Air Force.
  • 2019 San Diego ATH Jayden Wickware picked up an offer from New Mexico State.

Football:

  • The Open Division Finals are set–
    • Torrey Pines defeated San Marcos, while Cathedral Catholic defeated Carlsbad on Friday. The Del Mar Heights Road Rivals will head to Southwestern College on Saturday, the 17th, to battle for the San Diego Section Title.

Basketball:

  • The 2018-19 Basketball Season tips off this Tuesday.
    • Opening season events include The San Diego Tip-Off Challenge @ Montgomery HS, the Regional Rumble @ Madison HS, The Gameon Challenge, and the Grossmont Thanksgiving Tournament.