Defending High School Football America National Champ St. John Bosco to open against De La Salle in January 2021 Showdown

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While most are focusing on the 2020 high school football season, teams in California are busy getting ready for the start of this year’s season in January. Wednesday, defending High School Football America “mythical” national champ St. John Bosco announced it will play the same team it beat for last year’s California Open Division championship for its season opener.

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SJB will play De La Salle, the team they beat 49-28 last December for the CIF Open Division title, January 8 in Bellflower, California.

Had California not moved high school football to the Spring sports season, Bosco would have been ranked No. 1 in the Preseason High School Football America 100 national rankings. De La Salle was No. 16 before we canceled the Preseason Top 100 because of the schedule changes caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Read: HSFA Preseason 100 before COVID

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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.