O’Dowd sophomore star will outwork everyone

0
Bishop O’Dowd sophomore athlete Daniel Harper sees others grinding. But they can’t outwork him.  When Harper is putting in the extra hours, he’s thinking of those who could possibly get a leg up on him. He won’t let that happen. Nobody...

Bay Area Recruiting Notebook

0
Bay Area Football Athlete of the Year commits Serra senior Hassan Mahasin, the Bay Area Football Athlete of the Year in the spring, announced his commitment to San Diego State. Mahasin surpassed 400 receiving yards and 10 total touchdowns this season...

Jake Boyd’s incredible ride to QB, star at Los Gatos

0
Los Gatos junior Jake Boyd never envisioned himself being a quarterback. When he started playing Pop Warner in seventh grade, he was the fifth string running back and a kicker. He always wanted to play quarterback because he loved throwing...

Cousin’s push sets football future for American’s Cristian Campos

0
Football wasn’t the original path for American junior running back/linebacker Cristian Campos. Not until his cousin had something to say about it. Uriel Campos, a 6-6 and 290-pound offensive tackle, kept trying to convince Cristian to try it. Uriel was on...

Grandfather, family are Sione Laulea’s ‘why’

0
As Serra senior cornerback/receiver Sione Laulea describes his “why,” all he needs to do is point to the stands following a 41-7 victory over Bellarmine.  “My reason for the game is pretty much right there,” Laulea said. “That’s my grandpa....

Santa Rosa dominates in rivalry win

0
By Eliseo Fragoso A great game it was for the Santa Rosa Panthers, who went up against their rivals, the Montgomery Vikings. The Panthers were able to take the win, 28-14, in a game where Santa Rosa dominated. Both teams stayed...

Bay Area’s top performers

0
Here are some of the top performances from the past week’s Bay Area high school sports action. Email us at team@westcoastpreps.com for any other top performances we may have missed. De La Salle’s NorCal statement De La Salle entered with two...

Bay Area Football Rankings

0
The latest Bay Area Football Rankings are officially here. Numerous teams shook up the rankings, particularly in the Nos. 15-25 slots.  Only teams located in cities on the Bay Area Census are eligible for the rankings. St. Francis (5-0) Last week: No....

Dublin’s Brandon Burns earns first offer from prestigious school

0
Dublin senior receiver and defensive back Brandon Burns reached out, and the rest was history. His teammate, senior running back and linebacker Jayden Petrus, was offered by Rose-Hulman last month. So, Burns thought to himself why not contact the school?  He...

More always in store for Palo Alto prospect Blake Chase

0
Always striving for improvement is in the DNA of Palo Alto senior receiver Blake Chase. When he produces a big game, like he did against Santa Clara, he believes there is more to be done. He’s nowhere near a finished...