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How the top 25 high school football teams fared

How The Times’ top 25 teams fared this week: Rk. School (W-L) Result | Next game 1. MATER DEI (7-0) def. St. John Bosco, 31-21 | vs. JSerra (at Santa Ana Stadium), Friday 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (5-2) lost to Mater Dei, 31-21 | vs. Santa Margarita (at El Camino College), Friday 3. CORONA CENTENNIAL (5-1)...

Down 21-0, resilient South Gate rallies to beat Garfield

Jose Casagran was once the head coach at L.A. Roosevelt. That means playing and beating Garfield in the East L.A. Classic was a priority. “I remember when I got to Roosevelt they had a picture in the trophy case of a team that had gone 1-9,” Casagran said. “And they beat Garfield. I was, ‘What...

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  • Palisades' Campbell Geddes is part of rising new wave of high school kickers

    Palisades' Campbell Geddes is part of rising new wave of high school kickers

    The surfer dude who kicks field goals for Palisades High, Campbell Geddes, was presented with a tough question. What produces the more euphoric feeling, making a field goal during a game or riding the perfect wave? “I’d say kicking a pressure kick because you have everybody watching you,” he said....

  • After impressive nonleague showing, Trinity League football teams ready for 'monster clashes'

    After impressive nonleague showing, Trinity League football teams ready for 'monster clashes'

    Five weeks of high school football madness begins on Friday. It’s called the Trinity League competition, in which six schools with a combined record of 28-2 start testing themselves against each other. It’s an all-out weekly grind in what might be the strongest football league in the U.S. “It’s...

  • Sherman Oaks Notre Dame team, fans commemorate coach Kevin Rooney's 300th win

    Sherman Oaks Notre Dame team, fans commemorate coach Kevin Rooney's 300th win

    To see the smiles, the happiness, the genuine sense of achievement from players, fans and fellow coaches helped explain how special a moment it was after Sherman Oaks Notre Dame coach Kevin Rooney was presented his own customized football jersey following his team’s 38-19 victory over Mission Hills...

  • Culver City wins a thriller over Dorsey

    Culver City wins a thriller over Dorsey

    Quarterback Jonathan Martin of Culver City is into computer science and creating video games. With 24 touchdown passes and zero interceptions in five games, he could make himself look like Tom Brady the way he’s been playing. “He’s lighting it up,” Culver City coach Jahmal Wright said. If Friday...

  • Calabasas hangs on for 65-63 win over Valencia

    Calabasas hangs on for 65-63 win over Valencia

    It was a shootout at the Calabasas Corral. Sophomore Jaden Casey completed 26 of 54 passes for 544 yards and eight touchdowns to lead Calabasas to a thrilling 65-63 victory over Valencia in an offensive showcase between two area powerhouses Thursday night at Calabasas High. Casey threw scoring...

  • Andrew Van Buren rushes for 312 yards in Chaminade's 37-32 defeat of Serra

    Andrew Van Buren rushes for 312 yards in Chaminade's 37-32 defeat of Serra

    There’s a little bit of a helpless feeling for the defense when West Hills Chaminade goes to its power pitch offense, featuring two tight ends, a fullback and tailback Andrew Van Buren. Even the quarterback blocks for Van Buren, a Boise State commit whose reputation is rising among the recruiting...

  • This week's best high school football games

    This week's best high school football games

    Thursday’s top high school football games Gardena Serra (2-2, 1-0) at Chaminade (4-1, 1-0), 7 p.m.: The Mission League championship could be decided in this game that has produced a series of memorable meetings since 2009. Chaminade’s balance on offense could be decisive. Its offensive line combined...

  • The Times' high school football rankings

    The Times' high school football rankings

    A look at The Times’ top 25 high school football teams in the Southland: Rk. School (W-L) Result | Next game (last ranking) 1. MATER DEI;5-0;def. Stockton St. Mary's, 52-14 | vs. Santa Margarita (at Laguna Hills), Oct. 6 (1) 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO;4-1;def. Washington (D.C.) St. John's, 21-17 | vs. Orange...

  • National High School Football: De La Salle vs. Central-Fresno

    National High School Football: De La Salle vs. Central-Fresno

    Watch as De La Salle hosts Central-Fresno in a high school football matchup on Saturday, Sept. 23. Kickoff scheduled for 7:10 p.m. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime a sporting...

  • How the top 25 high school football teams fared Friday

    How the top 25 high school football teams fared Friday

    How The Times’ top 25 high school teams fared on Friday night: Rk. School (W-L) Result | Next game 1. MATER DEI (4-0) vs. Stockton St. Mary’s (at Santa Clara), Saturday | vs. Santa Margarita (at Laguna Hills), Oct. 6 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (3-1) at Washington (D.C.) St. John’s, Saturday | vs. Orange...

  • Week 5 Los Angeles area high school football sights and sounds

    Week 5 Los Angeles area high school football sights and sounds

    Below, check out photos and videos from the Week 5 high school football games in the Los Angeles area. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime a sporting event is live as well as view...

  • Audio: Huntington Beach vs. San Juan Hills

    Audio: Huntington Beach vs. San Juan Hills

    San Juan Hills travels to Huntington Beach for a high school football matchup on Friday, Sept. 22. Kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime a sporting event...

  • Audio: Colony vs. La Habra

    Audio: Colony vs. La Habra

    La Habra travels to Colony for a high school football matchup on Friday, Sept. 22. Kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime a sporting event is live as well...

  • Audio: Crespi vs. Chaminade

    Audio: Crespi vs. Chaminade

    Chaminade travels to Crespi for a high school football matchup on Friday, Sept. 22. Kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime a sporting event is live as...

  • Compton's Christian Swint to be honored with award for character

    Compton's Christian Swint to be honored with award for character

    Christian Swint should proudly wear a “Straight Outta Compton” T-shirt on Monday when he’s honored at the 14th Jim Staunton Champions for Character Awards in Long Beach. The senior defensive back/running back from Compton High joins a group of fellow athletes, coaches, administrators, officials...

  • Backup quarterback D.J. Uiagalelei rallies St. John Bosco to win on the road

    Backup quarterback D.J. Uiagalelei rallies St. John Bosco to win on the road

    Bellflower St. John Bosco turned to sophomore quarterback D.J. Uiagalelei when its offense was sputtering against host St. John’s in Washington on Saturday, and the result was pretty stunning. Uiagalelei helped wipe out a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter to lead the Braves past St. John’s...

  • Ryan Hilinski can do no wrong for the Orange Lutheran Lancers in victory over Romoland Heritage Patriots

    Ryan Hilinski can do no wrong for the Orange Lutheran Lancers in victory over Romoland Heritage Patriots

    There doesn’t seem to be anything that Orange Lutheran quarterback Ryan Hilinksi can’t do on a football field. The 6-foot-3 junior had completed 73.1% of his passes coming into Friday night for 1,451 yards and eight touchdowns, leading the No. 13 Lancers to a perfect record through four games. ...

  • Loyola spoils the party in win at Notre Dame

    Loyola spoils the party in win at Notre Dame

    Jacob McBride, 5 feet 6, 170 pounds, is an outside linebacker for Los Angeles Loyola. Walking around campus, you’d never guess he plays football. “I try to wear tight fitting shirts to look bigger,” he said with a chuckle. McBride is one of the unsung players who has helped Loyola win four of its...

  • Rooney goes for football win No. 300 versus Loyola

    Rooney goes for football win No. 300 versus Loyola

    Friday’s top high school football games Loyola (3-1) at Sherman Oaks Notre Dame (4-0), 7 p.m.: Mission League play begins, and Notre Dame is hoping to give coach Kevin Rooney his 300th career victory. This is the Knights’ first real test after four hardly challenging nonleague games. Quarterback...

  • Lawndale running back Jordan Wilmore found the right direction and hasn't stopped since

    Lawndale running back Jordan Wilmore found the right direction and hasn't stopped since

    As a young boy, Jordan Wilmore was so chubby his flag football coach put him at center. As a 5-year-old, the first time he got to carry the football was on an interception and he ran the wrong way. “You have 30-something parents screaming and hollering,” said his father, Romalice, one of the coaches....

  • The Times' high school football rankings

    The Times' high school football rankings

    A look at the top 25 high schools football teams in the Southland: Rk. School (W-L) Result Next game (last week’s ranking) 1. MATER DEI (3-0) def. Bergen Catholic, 62-14 | vs. Stockton St. Mary's (at Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara), Saturday (1) 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (3-1) def. Dorsey, 69-14 | at Washington...

  • National High School Football: De La Salle vs. Bishop Gorman

    National High School Football: De La Salle vs. Bishop Gorman

    Watch as Bishop Gorman (Nev.) hosts De La Salle (Calif.) in a high school football matchup on Saturday, Sept. 16. Kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime...

  • How the top 25 high school football teams fared

    How the top 25 high school football teams fared

    How The Times’ top 25 high school teams fared on Friday night: Rk. School (W-L) Result Next game 1. MATER DEI (3-0) vs. Oradell (N.J.) Bergen, today vs. Stockon St. Mary’s (at Levi’s Stadium), Sept. 23 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (2-1) vs. Dorsey (at Mission Viejo), today vs. Washington (DC) St. John’s,...

  • Week 4 Los Angeles area high school football sights and sounds

    Week 4 Los Angeles area high school football sights and sounds

    Photos and videos from the Week 4 high school football games in the Los Angeles area. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime a sporting event is live as well as view any archived content...

  • Audio: Bishop Alemany vs. Oaks Christian

    Audio: Bishop Alemany vs. Oaks Christian

    Oaks Christian travels to Bishop Alemany for a high school football matchup on Friday, Sept. 15. Kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime a sporting event...

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