CIF announces renewal of Southern Section partnership with NFHS Network

CIF announces renewal of Southern Section partnership with NFHS Network

The CIF Southern Section (CIF-SS) and the NFHS Network are excited to announce the extension of their partnership with a renewal of the streaming rights agreement for local high school sports as announced last week by CIF-SS Commissioner of Athletics Rob Wigod and NFHS Network President Robert Rothberg. The new three-year deal will commence with […]

CIF approves competitive cheer standards

CIF approves competitive cheer standards

The CIF Board of Managers voted to approve bylaws for competitive cheer. The unanimous Board of Managers vote April 5 adds competitive cheer to the list of CIF-approved sports, defines competitive sport cheer as a spring sport, and establishes bylaws for competitive cheer covering definitions, official rules documents and safety certification of coaches. “We’ve been […]

CIF State Playoff round up

CIF State Playoff round up

Temescal Canyon sophomore Cleveland Belton is a State Wrestling Champion after defeating Sidney Flores of La Puente’s Bishop Amat  Saturday, March 4, in the 120-pound finals at the CIF State Boys’ Wrestling Championships. The 8-3 win at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield capped a 6-0 State run and a 42-2 season for Belton, who became the […]

HS Girls Volleyball: CIF parings announced, 17 local teams advance

HS Girls Volleyball: CIF parings announced, 17 local teams advance

With a new system in place, the CIF Southern Section Playoff pairings for the fall sport of girls’ volleyball were announced at the CIF Southern Section headquarters Friday, Oct. 28.  A total of 312 teams have qualified into the 10 divisional playoff brackets with 17 local teams beginning the single elimination tournament Tuesday Nov.1.  The championship finals […]

CIF-SS Athletes of the Year honored

CIF-SS Athletes of the Year honored

Earlier last week, the California Interscholastic Federation, Southern Section honored their top athletes for the 2015-16 school year. The 24 students were selected not only for their achievements on the field or court, but for their performance in the classroom as well. Students were invited to attend a breakfast hosted by the Citrus Belt Area […]

HS Football: Linfield Christian selections top All-Ambassador League team

HS Football: Linfield Christian selections top All-Ambassador League team

  Senior Lion linebacker, Greg Holt, was named the Most Valuable Defensive Player in the Ambassador League this week and joining him as All-League teammates are 11 other Linfield standouts in 14 other positions. Linfield Christian, the runners up in the CIF-SS Northwest Division Championships, had six seniors selected to the First Team Offense. Offensive […]

CIF prepares to add competitive cheer

CIF prepares to add competitive cheer

On October 7 Governor Brown signed Assembly Bill 949, which requires the California Interscholastic Federation to develop guidelines, procedures, and safety standards which will add competition cheerleading as an interscholastic sport. Assembly Bill 949 gave the CIF a deadline of July 1, 2017, and the CIF will implement cheer for one of the 2017-18 seasons.  […]

Rams go the distance, beat Bears in Track and Field League meet

Rams go the distance, beat Bears in Track and Field League meet

Earlier this month the Murrieta Mesa Rams Track and Field teams traveled to Temecula Valley to take on the Golden Bears in their brand new stadium. Primed and ready to go, the Golden Bears showed some promise, but the Rams would prevail overall taking both of the Men’s and Women’s meets, on Thursday April 9, […]