PREVIEW: CIF-SS Inland Division final – Citrus Hill vs. Heritage

CIF-SS football championship previews

by Jeff Fisher

Heritage (13-0), ranked #23 in the latest High School Football America/SoCal 25, faces-off with Citrus Hill (11-2) in the CIF-Southern Section Inland Division championship game Friday night.

Heritage is seeking its second CIF-SS title as the division’s top-seed.  The Patriots, like Citrus Hill, is a run-heavy team.  Heritage is averaging 309 yards on the ground per game with Jalen Glover leading the way with 1,542 yards and 18 touchdowns.

Citrus Hill is coming-off a double overtime win over Rancho Verde in last week’s semifinals.  Running back Devin Floyd is the Hawks leading rusher with 1,895 yards and 25 touchdowns.

Citrus Hill won the East Valley Division in 2007.

 

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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.