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Hodges makes first start of Colorado State career

Hodges makes first start of Colorado State career

Independence graduate Preston Hodges made his first start of his Colorado State career in the Rams’ 24-21 victory over Boston College on Saturday at Chestnut Hill, Mass. … Read entire article »

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Wiley accounts for 6 TDs in Independence victory

Mira Monte appeared to have Independence back on its heels early on, but the Falcons responded and capped off a 42-21 win on Friday in Bakersfield. … Read entire article »

Filed under: High School Football, Independence, Mira Monte

Frontier holds off Independence comeback

The first quarter certainly did not allude to the insanity that was about to come in Frontier’s 58-50 narrow escape against Independence on Friday. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured, Frontier, High School Football, Independence

Valley trio contributes to Colorado St. ‘D’ vs. Boise St.

Valley trio contributes to Colorado St. ‘D’ vs. Boise St.

Valley alumni Preston Hodges of Independence, Josh Lovingood of Clovis North and Kevin Nutt of Edison each recorded tackles for the Colorado State defense in a 37-24 loss to Boise State on Saturday. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alumni, Clovis North, Edison, Independence

Hodges, Lovingood combine for 5 tackles for Colorado State

Valley alumni Preston Hodges and Josh Lovingood each made contributions on the defense and Edison graduate Kevin Nutt saw some time also, as their Colorado State Rams knocked off Colorado, 31-17, on Friday. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Alumni, Clovis North, Independence

Dinuba returns to D3 Valley title game for rematch

After neither defense seemingly came up with any stops in the first half, Dinuba shut Independence out in the second half in the Emperor’s 56-34 win in the Division III semifinals. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Dinuba, Featured, High School Football, Independence

Independence ends Tulare Western’s magical season

Independence was the first to knock a No. 1 seed out of the playoffs in 2013, as the ninth-seeded Falcons upset top-seeded Tulare Western, 21-7, on Thursday in the second round of the Division III Valley Playoffs. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured, High School Football, Independence, Tulare Western

2013 CIF Central Section Division III Playoff Bracket

2013 CIF Central Section Division III Football Playoff bracket. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Delano, Dinuba, East Bakersfield, Featured, Golden Valley, Hanford, High School Football, Independence, Madera, Porterville, Ridgeview, South, Tulare Western, Washington Union

POLL: Week 9 Player of the Week voting

POLL: Week 9 Player of the Week voting

Player of the Week voting for Week 9 begins now and will be completed on WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6, 2013, at some point after 10 p.m. PT. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Bakersfield, Bakersfield Christian, Bullard, Caruthers, Central, Central Valley Christian, Chowchilla, Clovis North, Clovis West, Delano, East Bakersfield, El Diamante, Farmersville, Featured, Firebaugh, Frontier, Garces, Golden West, High School Football, Hoover, Immanuel, Independence, Kern Valley, Kingsburg, Liberty-Bakersfield, Liberty-Madera Ranchos, Lindsay, Madera, Mission Oak, Mt. Whitney, North, Orange Cove, Polls, Porterville, Reedley, Roosevelt, Sanger, Tehachapi, Tulare Western, Washington Union, Yosemite

PHOTO GALLERY: Stockdale at Independence 10/11/13

PHOTO GALLERY: Stockdale at Independence 10/11/13

Stockdale and Independence met on Friday in Bakersfield for some SWYL action. Here is a collection of photos from the game. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured, High School Football, Independence, Photo Galleries, Stockdale

POLL: Week 6 Player of the Week voting

POLL: Week 6 Player of the Week voting

Player of the Week voting for Week 5 begins now and will be completed on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at some point after 10 p.m. PT. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Bakersfield, Bakersfield Christian, Bullard, Centennial, Central, Chowchilla, Clovis North, Corcoran, Dinuba, Edison, Featured, Fowler, Frazier Mountain, Garces, Golden West, Hanford West, High School Football, Independence, Laton, Lemoore, Liberty-Madera Ranchos, Lindsay, Madera, Mendota, Mission Oak, Mt. Whitney, Polls, Ridgeview, Stockdale, Tulare, Tulare Western

2013 Southwest Yosemite League Season Preview

2013 Southwest Yosemite League Season Preview

Bakersfield, Centennial, Frontier, Independence, Liberty-Bakersfield and Stockdale are previewed for the 2013 season. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Bakersfield, Centennial, Frontier, High School Football, Independence, Liberty-Bakersfield, Stockdale

VIDEO: Malcolm Johnson, WR/DB, Independence, Class of 2016

VIDEO: Malcolm Johnson, WR/DB, Independence, Class of 2016

Standing 6-foot-5 at only 15 years old, Independence wide receiver Malcolm Johnson still has room to grow as both literally and regarding his skill set. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured, High School Football, Independence, Recruiting, Video Highlights, Videos

2012 People’s Choice All-Valley MVP: Preston Hodges, QB, Independence

2012 People’s Choice All-Valley MVP: Preston Hodges, QB, Independence

For a lot of fans in the Central Valley, Independence quarterback Preston Hodges burst on the scene in 2013 with his unbelievable 5-for-6 for 233 yards and five touchdowns performance against Mira Monte. … Read entire article »

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2012 CentralValleyFootball.com People’s Choice All-Valley Team

2012 CentralValleyFootball.com People’s Choice All-Valley Team

2013 PEOPLE’S CHOICE ALL-VALLEY TEAM MVP: Preston Hodges, QB, Indepedence Offensive Player of the Year: Christian Rossi, QB, Clovis North Defensive Player of the Year: Adrian Salas, LB, Clovis … Read entire article »

Filed under: Centennial, Central, Clovis, Clovis North, Clovis West, Dinuba, Edison, Featured, Garces, High School Football, Immanuel, Independence, Lemoore, Liberty-Madera Ranchos, Mission Oak, North, Reedley, San Joaquin Memorial, Sierra Pacific, Tulare Western