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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #5 Can St. Mary’s Repeat 2017 Success Without QB Jake Dunniway?

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #5 Can St. Mary’s Repeat 2017 Success Without QB Jake Dunniway?

Time to start digging into the 2017 football season in The 209, and here are 10 of the Top 10 Story Lines we’ll follow. Here we are with #5: #5 Can St. Mary’s Repeat 2017 Success Without QB Jake Dunniway: The 2016 Rams were among the greatest teams to ever emerge from The 209, routing Folsom […]

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #6 How Many Section Champions Are Coming From The 209?

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #6 How Many Section Champions Are Coming From The 209?

Time to start digging into the 2017 football season in The 209, and here are 10 of the Top 10 Story Lines we’ll follow. Here we are with #6: #6 How many Section champions are coming from The 209: After winning 5 Sac-Joaquin Section championships a year ago (D1 St. Mary’s-Stockton, D3 Oakdale, D4 Manteca, […]

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Football Season in The 209 Kicks Off With Friday Night Scrimmages — Though forget About Kickoffs

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Football Season in The 209 Kicks Off With Friday Night Scrimmages — Though forget About Kickoffs

Football season in The 209 kicks off Friday night with a handful of scrimmages, then a bunch more spread throughout Saturday. Though when it comes to scrimmages, few really have true kickoffs any more — who wants to risk a knee injury in early August. Friday’s big events include four teams at Edison High in […]

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St. Mary’s vs. USA #1 Mater Dei at 49ers’ Stadium — star-studded Monarchs will feel right at home

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St. Mary’s vs. USA #1 Mater Dei at 49ers’ Stadium — star-studded Monarchs will feel right at home

The last time Black Hat Football watched a high school football game in the San Francisco 49ers’ stadium, Oakdale RB Frankie carry 33 times for 225 yards and a whopping 6 touchdowns. The Mustangs rolled past Manteca 42-21 on that Saturday afternoon, part of the Friday Night Lights series. The 209 sends another team to […]

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #7 Say Goodbye to a Few Old Friends, Realignment Will Change Landscape in 2018

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #7 Say Goodbye to a Few Old Friends, Realignment Will Change Landscape in 2018

Time to start digging into the 2017 football season in The 209, and here are 10 of the Top 10 Story Lines we’ll follow. Here we are with #7: #7 Realignment Will Change Landscape in 2018: Enjoy the 2017 season, because the world will look a bit different a year from now. The Section’s realignment […]

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #8 Will Manteca’s Buffaloes Be Celebrating Perfect Season for Christmas?

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #8 Will Manteca’s Buffaloes Be Celebrating Perfect Season for Christmas?

Time to start digging into the 2017 football season in The 209, and here are 10 of the Top 10 Story Lines we’ll follow. Here we are with #8: #8 Will Manteca’s Buffaloes Celebrate Perfect Season for Christmas? The 209 didn’t possess a perfect team in 2016 — Sonora was the only team to go […]

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #9 Will Small Parochial Powers Maintain Their Momentum

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #9 Will Small Parochial Powers Maintain Their Momentum

Time to start digging into the 2017 football season in The 209, and here are 10 of the Top 10 Story Lines we’ll follow. Here we are with #9: #9 SUSTAINING A PAROCHIAL PROGRAM: Small parochial schools recognized years ago the benefits of having a thriving athletic program – newspapers would provide the schools with […]

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #10 Will Section Promote Oakdale’s Mustangs to Division 2 Playoffs This Fall?

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Top 10 Story Lines in The 209: #10 Will Section Promote Oakdale’s Mustangs to Division 2 Playoffs This Fall?

Time to start digging into the 2017 football season in The 209, and here are 10 of the Top 10 Story Lines we’ll follow. Here we are with #10: #10 PROMOTION OR PENALTY: All eyes in Division 3 — Manteca, Christian Brothers, Vista del Lago, Vanden, American Canyon and much of The 209 — will be […]

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Are you hungry? Taco Bell Athletes of the Week return to Black Hat Football for 2017

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Are you hungry? Taco Bell Athletes of the Week return to Black Hat Football for 2017

You hungry? Taco Bell and Black Hat Football are ready to satisfy your appetite!! Taco Bell and Black Hat Football have been celebrating excellence in The 209 for quite a few years now, and the tandem will continue to recognize and reward the top football players during the 2017 season.  Each Monday, from Week Zero in […]

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#67 St. Mary’s High of Stockton among the dozen Cali high schools in MaxPreps USA Top 100

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#67 St. Mary’s High of Stockton among the dozen Cali high schools in MaxPreps USA Top 100

Maxpreps’ national rankings hold a special meaning for St. Mary’s High of Stockton – the Rams host USA #1 Mater Dei and Super Recruit QB JT Daniels in Week 5. Mater Dei is just one of 12 California programs in Maxpreps’ Top 100 – a list that includes #67 St. Mary’s. Here are the 12 […]

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