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NCAA grants Central, FCC grad Barbel additional year at Kansas

NCAA grants Central, FCC grad Barbel additional year at Kansas

The NCAA ruled in favor of former Central High and Fresno City College wide receiver Shakiem Barbel in granting him an additional year of eligibility to play at the Big 12’s Kansas. … Read entire article »

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Smallwood honored by team with Curley Culp award

Smallwood honored by team with Curley Culp award

Central graduate Tashon Smallwood was honored by the Arizona State football program receiving the Curley Culp Award as the team’s outstanding lineman this season. … Read entire article »

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Jountti powers rushing attack in Liberty victory over Central

Jountti powers rushing attack in Liberty victory over Central

Central had second-seeded Liberty-Bakersfield on its heels, but the Patriots’ playmakers came through when they needed them to come away with a 40-27 win to advance to the Division I Valley Semifinals. … Read entire article »

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Smallwood makes presence felt vs. Washington

Smallwood makes presence felt vs. Washington

Central grad Tashon Smallwood was a presence in the opposing backfield for Arizona State in the Sun Devils’ 27-17 win over Washington on Saturday in Tempe. … Read entire article »

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Jimenez, Szpor, Alonzo receive Week 10 Player of the Week honors

Exeter’s Raul Jimenez, Central’s Nick Szpor and Tulare’s Elijah Alonzo received Player of the Week honors for their individual Week 10 performances. … Read entire article »

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T-Boney establishes career high in Ute win

T-Boney establishes career high in Ute win

Edison grad Tyrone Smith established a career high for his young career at the University of Utah in the Utes’ 34-18 win over Arizona State. … Read entire article »

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PODCAST: Diotry Brewer, OLB, Central, Class of 2018

PODCAST: Diotry Brewer, OLB, Central, Class of 2018

Central linebacker Diotry Brewer came up with a big scoop and score to help the Grizzlies seal a 21-20 win over Clovis on Saturday. … Read entire article »

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PODCAST: White: ‘Not a lot of people gave us a chance’

PODCAST: White: ‘Not a lot of people gave us a chance’

Junior wide receiver Malik White helped his Central Grizzlies pick up a 21-20 win over previously undefeated Clovis. … Read entire article »

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PODCAST: Dennis Laney, RB, Central, Class of 2016

PODCAST: Dennis Laney, RB, Central, Class of 2016

Dennis Laney and his Central Grizzlies return Saturday morning to finish a game vs. Clovis that started on Thursday and was suspended due to thunder. … Read entire article »

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PHOTO GALLERY: Central at Buchanan 10 08 15

PHOTO GALLERY: Central at Buchanan 10 08 15

A collection of photos from Thursday’s game between Central at Buchanan. … Read entire article »

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Youngblood’s 3 TD passes help Frontier overcome deficit

Frontier quarterback Greg Youngblood threw three second half touchdown passes to overcome an early deficit and pick up a 38-28 victory over Central on Friday in Bakersfield. … Read entire article »

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Williams scores deciding TD in final frame

It took a fourth-quarter touchdown run by star running back Charles Williams for the Bullard Knights to escape with a 21-17 win over Central on Friday. … Read entire article »

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Wilson runs wild on Nevada

Wilson runs wild on Nevada

Central graduate Nick Wilson ran wild on Nevada in the Wildcats’ 44-20 win on Saturday in Reno. … Read entire article »

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Barbel catches two passes in Kansas opener

Central grad and former Fresno City College WR Shakiem Barbell caught a couple passes for Kansas in the Jayhawks’ 41-38 loss to South Dakota State on Saturday. … Read entire article »

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Smallwood contributes on Arizona State defense

Smallwood contributes on Arizona State defense

Central grad Tashon Smallwood and his Arizona State Sun Devils opened with a 38-17 loss to Texas A&M at a neutral site in Houston. … Read entire article »

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