The best receiving duo in the Southland, Tyler Vaughns and Trevon Sidney, will be sticking together after their high school days at Bishop Amat.
While UCLA fans are patiently waiting to see if freshman Josh Rosen will be installed as the team's starting quarterback, St. John Bosco fans are waiting to see how life will be without Rosen.
Jalen Starks of Encino Crespi High has the biceps of a heavyweight boxer. They're so thick and intimidating that it is mind-boggling to think his position in football is running back.
Top high school football running backs to watch this fall in the Southland:
Senior pitcher-shortstop Harrison Hart of Palisades has committed to Cal State Northridge.
At the age of 16, junior shortstop Dane Reed of El Camino Real has made it on ESPN.
The Aug. 28 football game between Bishop Amat and Mater Dei will be the first TV game for Prime Ticket and Fox Sports this season.
Derrick Taylor, back as head coach at Taft after a stint at St. John Bosco, could become the first basketball coach to have an entire starting lineup of transfer students while coaching at two different schools.