Prep Sports Report

Hosted ByDrew Schlosberg

The U-T San Diego Prep Sports Report is hosted By Drew Schlosberg, Community and Public Relations Consultant for The San Diego Union-Tribune; Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for the Union-Tribune; and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions. Each week the show features high school coaches throughout San Diego County who talk about their athletic programs, as well as other hot topics in the world of prep sports.

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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...

La Jolla High Girls Volleyball Team Contributes to Big Week for Local Volleyball Squads

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Kelly Drobeck, La Jolla High Girls Volleyball coach, to talk about the big victories last week for local girls volleyball teams. Kearney and Brand chat about the latest Union-Tribune...

Highlanders Soar to #1 in Union-Tribune Football Poll

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Robbie Owens, Helix High football coach, whose Highlanders are now the county’s top-ranked team after its victory over Cathedral Catholic last Friday. Kearney and Brand discuss highlights from other...

Sisters Lead Defending State Champion Sage Creek Girls Cross Country

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Jacob Feiring, Sage Creek Cross Country Coach, whose defending state champion girls cross country team is led by the sister tandem of Skyler and Stormy Wallace. Kearney and Brand...

The Ins and Outs of the Union-Tribune Prep Football Rankings

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and John Maffei, venerable U-T prep sportswriter, discuss the weekly process of choosing the county’s top ranked football teams. Kearney and Maffei chat about last weekend’s Honor Bowl and key gridiron matchups this week.

Mentors Pave Way for Olympian High Football Coach

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Ryan Van Nostrand, head football coach at Olympian High School. Van Nostrand chats about his long list of high school football mentors, including his father. Kearney and Brand talk...

San Diego County High School Football Participation is Across the Spectrum

Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, and Julien Des Pres, Assistant Producer of U-T radio shows, are joined by John Maffei, longtime Union-Tribune sportswriter, to talk about participation numbers for area high school football teams: some are up, some...