HS Basketball: Top local teams get set for CIF Southern Section Playoffs

HS Basketball: Top local teams get set for CIF Southern Section Playoffs

The high school winter sports season is one of the quicker sports seasons, but it is also very competitive, especially on the local basketball courts. This year many eyes have been focused on the Rancho Christian Eagles boys’ team, including the members on the CIF Southern Section’s Open Division watch-list committee. As a powerhouse program […]

HS Boys’ Basketball: Second annual Eagle Showcase tests local teams

HS Boys’ Basketball: Second annual Eagle Showcase tests local teams

The Rancho Christian Eagles basketball program held their second annual Eagle Showcase as a means to bring local teams some extra competition Saturday, Jan. 13. Most of the local schools that competed included Southwestern League teams as well as the Eagles varsity boys’ team with Chaparral, Vista Murrieta, Temecula Valley and Great Oak all getting […]

HS Basketball: Local teams come together; hoop it up for Mandville family

HS Basketball: Local teams come together; hoop it up for Mandville family

The Third Annual Jared Mandville Hoop Festival took place Saturday, Dec. 23, at Temecula Valley High School and involved local area high school basketball teams from the Sunbelt and Southwestern Leagues. The tournament shifts locations and is put on to honor former Perris boys basketball coach Jared Mandville, who died of cancer in 2015. “We […]

HS Girls’ Basketball: Lady Broncos top Rialto in Tip-Off Classic

HS Girls’ Basketball: Lady Broncos top Rialto in Tip-Off Classic

The Vista Murrieta Lady Broncos are off and running this season with some conviction, especially after taking home the championship trophy of their Bronco Tip-Off Classic Saturday, Dec. 2. With wins over Tahquitz (72-24), Rancho Verde (83-60), Elsinore (69-15) and Rialto (65-19) the Lady Broncos hope to find the momentum to get back in the […]

HS Boys’ Basketball: Rancho Christian, Great Oak win Battle Zone Championships

HS Boys’ Basketball: Rancho Christian, Great Oak win Battle Zone Championships

The high school basketball season is here and the prestigious Battle Zone Tournament, which took place last week at Centennial High School, drew teams in from all around the area. Great Oak, Rancho Christian and Temescal Canyon all represented the valley in this preseason premier tournament and the Eagles and the Wolfpack both made some […]