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SportStars’ 2021 All-NorCal Defense
The SportStars All-NorCal Team Is Selected As One 54-Man Roster — These Are The 27 Dudes Who Make Up Our All-NorCal Defense • WANT MORE ALL-NORCAL FOOTBALL COVERAGE?NorCal Player Of The Year: Tyler Tremain, QB, FolsomNorCal Defensive Player Of The Year: Zeke Berry, DB, De La Salle-ConcordNorCal Offensive Player... Read more
SportStars NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings | Jan. 19
Top Six Stay Firm After MLK Matchups, But Key League Showdowns Are Sure To Affect NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings • NorCal Boys Basketball Rankings All records are through Thursday, Jan. 18. Previous rank in parenthesis. Records obtained through MaxPreps.com PICTURED ABOVE: Junior wing Tyler Harris (5) of No. 11... Read more
SportStars NorCal Girls Wrestler Rankings | Jan. 10
As California Leads The Way In The Rapid Growth Of Girls Wrestling, It Was Time To Debut Our First NorCal Girls Wrestling Rankings • PICTURED ABOVE: Katelyn Cardoza (150s) of Ripon High. (Ike Dodson photo) We’ve said it for years — girl’s wrestling is one of the fastest-growing sports... Read more
SportStars NorCal Wrestler Rankings (152-285) | Jan. 5
There’s One New No. 1 And Twenty-Seven New Names In Our Second Installment Of The NorCal Wrestler Rankings For The 2021-22 Season • PICTURED ABOVE: Members of the Granada-Livermore wrestling team from early December. (Granada High Wrestling photo/Facebook) Northern California wrestling families did a little more than wait for... Read more
SportStars NorCal Wrestler Rankings (106-145) | Jan. 5
There’s One New No. 1 And Twenty-Seven New Names In Our Second Installment Of The NorCal Wrestler Rankings For The 2021-22 Season • PICTURED ABOVE: The Franklin High-Stockton wrestling team, featuring Jackson Calvert (113s) and Ahmaad Lewis (132s). (Franklin High Wrestling photo) Northern California wrestling families did a little... Read more
Senior Moment | Experience Drives 9-1 Start For St. Ignatius
A Roster Loaded With Unselfish Seniors Has St. Ignatius Boys Basketball NorCal-Ranked And Ready For WCAL Play • PICTURED ABOVE: St. Ignatius senior Sean Quanico high-fives Zachary Ferdon during the announcement of starting lineups on Dec. 29. (Chace Bryson photo) It’s hard to beat experience. And these days, it’s awfully... Read more
7 Friday Night Podcast | Ep. 21: State Champs & Holiday Hijinks
We Stuff Your Football Stocking With A CIF Bowls Review, A Chat With Sacred Heart Cathedral OC Mike Hill & Christmas Movie Mayhem PICTURED ABOVE: Players from Vanden-Fairfield celebrate their CIF 3-AA State Bowl Championship win over Aquinas-San Bernardino on Dec. 11, 2021. (Chace Bryson photo) NorCal football teams... Read more
FINAL NorCal Football Rankings | Expanded Top 35
For The First Time In Our 11 Year History, A New Team Closes The Season At No. 1 As We Expand Our Final NorCal Football Rankings To 35 • Typically we close out the season by making our Final NorCal Football Rankings 33 percent bigger and expanding it from... Read more
7 Friday Night Podcast | Ep. 20: The Final Countdown
As The Football Season Approaches Its Finish Line, Cal-Hi Sports Editor Mark Tennis Joins The Show To Help Preview CIF State Bowl Weekend • It’s our last weekend of games, and hosts Chace and Ben are trying not to get emotional. Instead, they pour their energy into an hour... Read more
7 Friday Night Podcast | Ep. 19: Go Big Or Go Home Time
Our Show Goes Big This Week As We Recap Section Finals, Preview NorCal Regionals And Talk Bulldog Football With The Tremain Brothers • It’s a jam-packed show this week as Chace and Ben revisit an entertaining weekend of section championships and the 24-hour guessing game of who the CIF... Read more
7 Friday Night Podcast | Ep. 18: Section Championships & Cookie Capers
It’s All-The-Marbles Time And 7 Friday Night Features Multiple Guests As We Look Back At Crazy Semifinals And Preview Section Title Week • 7 Friday Night goes all out as it reviews an absolute wild weekend of semifinals while also previewing section championship weekend throughout Northern California.  Hosts Chace... Read more
7 Friday Night Podcast | Ep. 17: “Open” To Discussion
De La Salle Coach Justin Alumbaugh Joins The Show To Talk Spartans, Playoff Models, And Facing Longtime Foe Pittsburg In The NCS Open Final This Week • With long time foes De La Salle and Pittsburg meeting this week to decide the North Coast Section Open Division final, hosts... Read more