Prep Sports Report

Explosive Offense Leads El Camino to Division II Title

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Michael Hobbs, football coach at El Camino High School, to recap the Wildcats wild 75-59 victory over #1 ranked Bishop’s to win the San Diego Section Division II championship. Kearney and Brand chat about the other about the other San Diego Section football championships, along with Sage Creek’s dominance at the State Cross Country championships.

Veterans Lead Unbeaten Scripps Ranch to Division III Championship Game

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Marlon Gardinera, football coach at Scripps Ranch High School, whose unbeaten senior-led Falcons play La Jolla for the San Diego Section Division III championship. Kearney and Brand discuss the other four San Diego Section football finals, along with other Fall sports highlights.

Selfless Lancers Face Helix for Open Division Football Championship

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Mac MacNeal, Carlsbad High football coach, whose Lancers will take on Helix this Saturday for the San Diego Section CIF Open Division Championship. MacNeal credits Carlsbad’s success on the team’s selfless play and camaraderie. Kearney and Brand chat about semi-final football matchups and postseason highlights in other Fall sports.

Veterans Lead Eagles to 4th Straight CIF San Diego Section Girls Volleyball Title

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Mary Beiler, Girls Volleyball Coach at Maranatha Christian Schools, whose veteran-led team won a 4th straight CIF San Diego Section title. Kearney and Brand talk about other Fall sports playoffs, including key semi-final football matchups.

Hornets Strength on Both Sides of the Ball Leads to Upset Over Cathedral Catholic

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by David Dunn, Lincoln High football coach, who credits his team’s balanced approach to its upset victory over Cathedral Catholic last week. Kearney and Brand chat about Fall sports playoffs highlights.

Bishop’s “Fun, Laid Back, Close Knit” Personality Leads to 9-0 Gridiron Record

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Joel Allen, head football coach at Bishop’s School, whose Knights “fun, laid back and close knit” personality has led them to an 9-0 record heading to their last regular season game this season. Kearney and Brand chat about the beginning of Fall sports playoffs.

Undefeated Castle Park Cruises to 8-0 Record

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Chris Livesay, head football coach at Castle Park, whose Trojans are undefeated after eight games. Kearney and Brand chat about the latest Max Preps and Union-Tribune football rankings and other Fall sports highlights, including a preview of the Mt. SAC Cross Country Invitational.

Rock Solid Defense Key to Cougars Undefeated Season

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Scott Longerbone, head football coach at Steele Canyon High School, to talk about the Cougars 7-0 record. Kearney and Brand chat about the latest Union-Tribune football rankings.

The Ball Is Moving: eSports, beach volleyball and the football rankings

The Union Tribune’s Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor and John Maffei, Sports Reporter, give an great update on the growing interest in eSports, the excellent prospects for beach volleyball and the always changing and jumbled football rankings! You’ll also hear about the upcoming Cheer Championships.

Tigers Devastating Running Attack Leads Morse to 4-1 Start

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Tracy McNair, head football coach at Morse High, to talk about the Tigers crushing running game that has led Morse to a 4-1 start. Kearney and Brand chat about the latest Union-Tribune football rankings and other Fall sports highlights.