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Sac-Joaquin Section Realignment: Don’t expect much , but Section will be forced to OK the MMC/WAC swap

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Sac-Joaquin Section Realignment: Don’t expect much , but Section will be forced to OK the MMC/WAC swap

The Sac-Joaquin Section’s hierarchy will soon begin discussing the next round of realignment, a process always driven by football. The reality is the Section rarely does much shuffling of significance. Mostly shifting a school here or there, and often backing away when someone complains too loud. With that in mind, we’re being realistic and realizing […]

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Video/Top DBs in The 209: Pacheco’s Chris Munoz & Tri-City Athletic League duo next on our list

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Video/Top DBs in The 209: Pacheco’s Chris Munoz & Tri-City Athletic League duo next on our list

Everyone loves a list, and ya gotta have them for any football preview … so we’re gonna shoot down the Top players at each position, ranking them #1 and down the line. Gotta have an opinion, but how do you break down who’s best and how the rest fall? We saw lots of 7-on-7, did […]

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Top O-Linemen in The 209: St. Mary’s Popo Aumavae getting lots of attention as 2016 season approaches

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Top O-Linemen in The 209: St. Mary’s Popo Aumavae getting lots of attention as 2016 season approaches

Everyone loves a list, and ya gotta have them for any football preview … so we’re gonna shoot down the Top players at each position, ranking them #1 and down the line. Gotta have an opinion, but how do you break down who’s best and how the rest fall? Not much you can see with […]

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Video/Top WRs in The 209: #1 Stagg’s Cutrell Haywood to #20 Modesto Christian’s Emoni Karriem going into 2016

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Video/Top WRs in The 209: #1 Stagg’s Cutrell Haywood to #20 Modesto Christian’s Emoni Karriem going into 2016

Everyone loves a list, and ya gotta have them for any football preview … so we’re gonna shoot down the Top players at each position, ranking them #1 and down the line. Gotta have an opinion, but how do you break down who’s best and how the rest fall? We saw lots of 7-on-7, did […]

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Video/Top 12 QBs in The 209: St. Mary’s Jake Dunniway, Turlock’s Danny Velasquez & Downey’s Brett Neves top the list

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Video/Top 12 QBs in The 209: St. Mary’s Jake Dunniway, Turlock’s Danny Velasquez & Downey’s Brett Neves top the list

Everyone loves a list, and ya gotta have them for any football preview … so we’re gonna shoot down the Top players at each position, ranking them #1 and down the line. Gotta have an opinion, but how do you break down who’s best and how the rest fall? We saw lots of 7-on-7, did […]

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“Alpine Pacific’s Friday In a Nutshell” and The Hat will highlight the action each Friday night in 2016

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“Alpine Pacific’s Friday In a Nutshell” and The Hat will highlight the action each Friday night in 2016

Alpine Pacific Nut Co., a Stanislaus County walnut grower and processor with a commitment to local high school football and the community, is partnering with Black Hat Football to bring you the best from The 209 each Friday Night during the 2016 season. “Alpine Pacific’s Friday In a Nutshell” is an instantaneous recap of Friday […]

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Tape #3/Modesto JC 7-on-7 Tourney featured some of The 209’s top QBs … Velasquez, Neves, Lubinsky, Thomas & more

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Tape #3/Modesto JC 7-on-7 Tourney featured some of The 209’s top QBs … Velasquez, Neves, Lubinsky, Thomas & more

Above is our third highlight tape from the Modesto JC 7-on-7 Tournament (Saturday, July 9) with action from Lincoln, Sierra, Turlock, Atwater, Ceres and others … a total of 16 teams were tossing the ball. Our 2 earlier tapes from the MJC 7-on-7 can be seen at www.BlackHatFootball.com Lincoln High’s shift to the Code Red spread […]

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Video/Grower Direct Nut Co. Game of the Week returns to Black Hat Football for 2016 with great matchups & rewards

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Video/Grower Direct Nut Co. Game of the Week returns to Black Hat Football for 2016 with great matchups & rewards

We’re all about high school football in The 209, and Black Hat Football covers the sport 12 months a year. But there’s nothing better than covering the region’s big Friday night game. Each week during the 2016 season, we’ll spotlight the Grower Direct Nut Co. Game of the Week, picking a marquee matchup to feature […]

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Tape #2/MJC 7-on-7 Tourney: Turlock, Atwater, Sierra-Manteca, Ceres, Lincoln-Stockton and more …

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Tape #2/MJC 7-on-7 Tourney: Turlock, Atwater, Sierra-Manteca, Ceres, Lincoln-Stockton and more …

Above is our second highlight tape from the Modesto JC 7-on-7 Tournament (Saturday, July 9) with action from Lincoln, Sierra, Turlock, Atwater, Ceres and others … (Our 1st tape from the MJC 7-on-7 – with clips from the Lincoln/East Union championship game – can be seen by hitting this link. We’ve got a third tape that will […]

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Lincoln High’s Code Red air attack tops East Union for Modesto JC 7-on-7 title

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Lincoln High’s Code Red air attack tops East Union for Modesto JC 7-on-7 title

Lincoln High’s shift to the Code Red spread offense produced results again Saturday (July 9, 2016), with QBs Aaron Thomas ands Quinton Gaines combining to lead the Trojans over East Union in  the chamionship game of the Modesto Junior College 7-on-7 passing tournament. It’s the third tournament Lincoln has won this summer. Lincoln tight end […]

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