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St. Ignatius running back Jahsai Shannon runs off the field in the second half of the Wildcats' Sept. 1 loss to Moraga-Campolindo. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

SF Prep Football Roundup: Serra bounces back, a star emerges for St. Ignatius

Games of the Week: Oakland Tech 20, Mission 6: Suiting up just…

St. Ignatius running back Jahsai Shannon runs off the field in the second half of the Wildcats' Sept. 1 loss to Moraga-Campolindo. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Serra and St. Ignatius (seen last season) will both be back in action this week. (Courtesy: Paul Ghiglieri)

PrepFocus: San Francisco high school football preview for Labor Day weekend

Game of the Week: Oakland Tech (1-1) @ Mission (0-1), Friday, 7:30…

Serra and St. Ignatius (seen last season) will both be back in action this week. (Courtesy: Paul Ghiglieri)
Spencer Spivy led University to a 31-4 record and earned honors as the top senior in San Francisco. (Courtesy Laura Spivy)

High school basketball end-of-season awards

Freshman of the Year: Nigel Burris, Stuart Hall. Burris was one of…

Spencer Spivy led University to a 31-4 record and earned honors as the top senior in San Francisco. (Courtesy Laura Spivy)
Miles Amos scored 21 points in Stuart Hall’s loss to View Park of Los Angeles in the CIF Division IV Championship Game on Friday (Courtesy Jemima Scott/Convent & Stuart Hall)

Bright future ahead for SF high school hoops

With the CIF State Championships wrapping up over the past weekend, the…

Miles Amos scored 21 points in Stuart Hall’s loss to View Park of Los Angeles in the CIF Division IV Championship Game on Friday (Courtesy Jemima Scott/Convent & Stuart Hall)
The Sacred Heart Cathedral girls basketball team claimed the CIF Northern California Division I Championship on Saturday. (Courtesy Harold Abend)

Sacred Heart Cathedral girls enter state championship swaggering

The Sacred Heart Cathedral girls found their swagger, and that must be…

The Sacred Heart Cathedral girls basketball team claimed the CIF Northern California Division I Championship on Saturday. (Courtesy Harold Abend)
(Courtesy Eric Sun)

Three SF high school basketball teams will vie for a state title

The CIF State Basketball Championships may be held at the Golden 1…

(Courtesy Eric Sun)
Alex Bailey (23) scored the game-winner for St. Ignatius on Saturday in the NorCal Championship. David Woodruff (6) was the WCAL forward of the year. (Courtesy SI Athletics)

SF prep soccer teams experience landmark year

The past weekend capped off arguably the best year for soccer in…

Alex Bailey (23) scored the game-winner for St. Ignatius on Saturday in the NorCal Championship. David Woodruff (6) was the WCAL forward of the year. (Courtesy SI Athletics)
St. Ignatius head coach Rob Marcaletti hopes to be yelling commands from the sideline throughout a long state tournament run. (Courtesy Paul Ghiglieri/SI Athletics)

New high-school state basketball tournament format is filled with surprises

The brackets for the 2018 CIF Basketball Tournament were released on Sunday.…

St. Ignatius head coach Rob Marcaletti hopes to be yelling commands from the sideline throughout a long state tournament run. (Courtesy Paul Ghiglieri/SI Athletics)
Mission and Lowell play different styles, but they’re both hard to beat when they’re executing. (Ethan Kassel/Special to S.F. Examiner)

The top-10 boys basketball teams in San Francisco

The first-ever Prep Focus midseason Top-10 ranking of the best boys’ basketball…

Mission and Lowell play different styles, but they’re both hard to beat when they’re executing. (Ethan Kassel/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Darrion Trammell has excelled in a reserve role for the Saint Ignatius boys' basketball team this season. (Courtesy Paul Ghiglieri/SI Athletics)

Saint Ignatius, Sacred Heart Cathedral set for next installation in Bruce-Mahoney Series

For the first time since 2012, the Sacred Heart Cathedral Fightin’ Irish…

Darrion Trammell has excelled in a reserve role for the Saint Ignatius boys' basketball team this season. (Courtesy Paul Ghiglieri/SI Athletics)
The St. Ignatius football team won two of its final three games after losing to Riordan in overtime. (Courtesy Paul Ghilglieri/Saint Ignatius Athletics)

New wave of contenders dominate Peninsula fall prep sports

High school football and volleyball playoffs are under way, and there’s no…

The St. Ignatius football team won two of its final three games after losing to Riordan in overtime. (Courtesy Paul Ghilglieri/Saint Ignatius Athletics)
Burlingame faces San Mateo on Saturday in the 90th playing of the Little Big Game. (Courtesy Cassis Brown/Burlingame Athletics)

Rivalry games take center stage as high school football season winds down

It isn’t the final week of the season, but it’s rivalry week…

Burlingame faces San Mateo on Saturday in the 90th playing of the Little Big Game. (Courtesy Cassis Brown/Burlingame Athletics)
Barry McLaughlin (Courtesy SHC Athletics)

Sacred Heart Cathedral snaps losing streak to St. Ignatius

Big-time players make big-time plays. Sacred Heart Cathedral has a team full…

Barry McLaughlin (Courtesy SHC Athletics)
Barry McLaughlin (Courtesy SHC Athletics)

Bruce-Mahoney game doubles as conference opener for Sacred Heart Cathedral, Saint Ignatius

Sacred Heart Cathedral and St. Ignatius will renew the oldest high school…

Barry McLaughlin (Courtesy SHC Athletics)