Weekend Prospect Preview: CIF Finals

A look at the top games in the CIF Finals that involve UCLA commits and recruits as the prep season winds down in California...


CIF Los Angeles City Section Division II Final: Marshall vs. South East at 4:00 p.m. at East Los Angeles College
The City's most electrifying player, Robert Lewis, will try to lead South East to their first ever CIF-City Section title when they face Marshall in the D-II championship game. (Turnure)

CIF Southern Section Northern Division Final: Westlake vs. Oaks Christian at 7:30 p.m.
In a rematch of last year's thriller, which Oaks Christian rallied to take the lead in the final minute and watched Westlake miss a field goal as time ran out to win the Northern Division, Westlake is hoping for a repeat of the regular season matchup in which they rolled.  An CIF State Open Division Final berth is on the line for Westlake, who's led by Colorado commits Johnny Stuart and Justin Solis on the defensive line and quarterback Justin Moore and running back/cornerback Dashon Hunt (UCLA) at the skill positions.  Oaks Christian is paced by four-star receiver Jordan Payton, four-star cornerback Ishmael Adams and Arizona State commit Carlos Mendoza. (Huffman)

CIF Southern Section Inland Division Final: Corona Centennial vs. Murrieta Vista Murrieta at 8:00 p.m.
In a rematch of last year's Inland Division final, Corona Centennial will travel to Vista Murrieta.  The top prospect in Southern California in 2013, Su'a Cravens and Oregon four-star commit Jeremy Castro, will lead Vista Murrieta against Centennial, who won last year.  The Huskies are led by Pac-12 commits Milo Jordan (Arizona State) and Lio Lafale (Utah).  (Carden)

CIF Los Angeles City- Section Division I Final: Narbonne vs. Carson at 8:00 p.m.
This City Section Division I final game will be a battle between two high-powered offenses.  Narbonne's offense is led by 2013 quarterback Troy Williams while Carson has USC commit Darreus Rogers at receiver. (Turnure)

7:00 p.m.- Lompoc vs. Lompoc Cabrillo
7:00 p.m.- West Covina vs. La Serna
7:30 p.m.- Rancho Verde vs. Palm Springs
7:30 p.m.- Corona del Mar vs. Beckman
7:30 p.m.- Culver City vs. Arroyo Grande


CIF Southern Section Southwest Division Final: El Toro vs. Tustin at 2:00 p.m. at Angel Stadium
Conner Manning has had a record-setting year throwing the ball for El Toro and they knocked off four-time defending champion La Habra last week.  They'll face a Tustin team that boasts running back Tyler Siudzinski and 2013 prospects Edward Tandy at outside linebacker and offensive lineman David Maka. (Huffman, Carden)

CIF Southern Section Pac-5 Division Final: San Clemente vs. Santa Margarita at 7:30 p.m. at Angel Stadium
Two south Orange County teams not used to playing in this final will meet with a chance at the CIF State D-I Bowl berth.  San Clemente is 12-1 and led by Utah commit Travis Wilson at quarterback and five-star offensive tackle Kyle Murphy as well as do-everything athlete Christian Tober.  Santa Margarita has four-star tackle and USC commit Max Tuerk as well as a bunch of 2013 studs, on the offensive line, Riley Sorenson and Erik Bunte and quarterback Johnny Stanton. (Huffman, Carden)

CIF Southern Section Mid Valley Division Final: Monrovia vs. San Gabriel at 7:30 p.m.
Led by five-star defensive tackle Ellis McCarthy and 2013 prospect George Frazier, Monrovia will try to win the CIF-SS Mid-Valley finals when they take on San Gabriel. (Turnure)

2:00 p.m.- El Toro vs. Tustin
7:00 p.m.- Summit vs. Heritage
7:00 p.m.- Sierra Canyon vs. Paraclete
7:00 p.m.- Lancaster Desert Christian vs. Rio Hondo Prep
7:30 p.m.- San Gabriel vs. Monrovia

Bruin Report Online Top Stories