High school football is as predictable as an earthquake.
Through six weeks of games, though, everyone has a better idea of what’s going on in Orange County football.
What we’ve learned …
The North Hills League is not far behin... Full story
No Saturday varsity football games are on this week’s schedule.
That is a rare occurrence.
With so many stadiums having been added to Orange County campuses in recent years, there are fewer Thursday and Saturday games.
Not that long ago in S... Full story
Orange County’s top-ranked girls volleyball team, Santa Margarita, beat No. 2 Huntington Beach this week, so it must be easy times ahead for Santa Margarita.
The Eagles (17-1) swept No. 5 Aliso Niguel, 25-18, 25-16, 25-20, on Thurs... Full story
The last time these two excellent girls volleyball programs met, Sage Hill beat St. Margaret’s in the CIF-Southern Section Division 3AA final.
Sage Hill and St. Margaret’s square off Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in an Academy League opener. In the CIF-S... Full story
Nobody said it.
Not one inductee added to the baseball or pro football halls of fame this summer said, “The reason I am here is because I transferred from one high school to another.”
Yet high school athletes and their parents, especi... Full story
Steve Fryer's previews and predictions for the Week 2 football games, plus the complete schedule for all of this week's games.
GAME OF THE WEEK
NO. 2 MISSION VIEJO (3-0) VS. NO. 7 LA HABRA (2-0)
Where, when: La Habra High, Friday, 7 p.m.
Coache... Full story
“That’s a very, very good football team,” Mater Dei coach Bruce Rollinson said of Tesoro after the Monarchs beat the Titans, 35-14, Friday.
Tesoro was playing without one of its top offensive players, running back Anthony Battista,... Full story
Seven-man officiating crews will become more commonplace in football.
The Edison-Tesoro game last week used a seven-man crew. So did Huntington Beach’s home game against West Adams Prep of Los Angeles, Fountain Valley-Servite and Bishop Amat-M... Full story
OCVarsity's Steve Fryer has previews and predictions for some of the top games this week.
GAME OF THE WEEK
NO. 5 TESORO (1-0) VS. NO. 1 MATER DEI (1-0)
Last time they met: 2010, Mater Dei 17, Tesoro 0, second round of CIF-SS Pac-5 playoff... Full story
The Santa Ana Unified School District celebrated the opening of its Santa Ana Public Schools Sports Complex by inducting 27 members into its first athletics hall of fame.
Inductees names are on a Wall of Fame at the complex.
Click here to read Stev... Full story