SBLive California Podcast

The SBLive California podcast is a weekly news and conversation podcast that covers the top high school sports stories across the Golden State. The show features prominent guests from across California and is hosted by SBLive reporter Connor Morrisse ...more

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March 31, 2022 00:39:19
Episode 84: Toughest omissions and clear cut POY's - Breaking down our boys and girls basketball All-State teams

Episode 84: Toughest omissions and clear cut POY's - Breaking down our boys and girls basketball All-State teams

In this week's episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette and Lance Smith discuss both SBLive's 2021-22 boys and girls All-State high school basketball teams.  What process was used to select players? How were Players of the Year chosen? Who was the toughest to leave out? The duo answers those questions and many more on this week's show. ...

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March 24, 2022 00:24:57
Episode 83: Les Lukach

Episode 83: Les Lukach

In this week's episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporter Connor Morrissette speaks with PBR California Director of Scouting Les Lukach about the first month of the Southern Section high school baseball season. Morrissette asks Lukach which team has the best lineup, best pitching staff and the best chance to win the Division 1 Southern Section crown. Lukach also discusses the top prospects in the region and who he thinks will get drafted from the high school ranks in July's MLB Draft.  ...

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March 16, 2022 00:32:31
Episode 82: Breaking down the 2022 California high school basketball state championships

Episode 82: Breaking down the 2022 California high school basketball state championships

In this week's episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette and Lance Smith broke down the 2022 CIF State boys and girls basketball state championships. Who were the top players from the weekend at the Golden 1 Center? Which game was the best game to cover? Who did the best coaching job? The duo answers those questions and many more. ...

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March 09, 2022 00:30:47
Episode 81: boys basketball state championships preview with Prep2Prep's Ethan Kassel

Episode 81: boys basketball state championships preview with Prep2Prep's Ethan Kassel

In this week's episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporter Connor Morrissette teamed up with Prep2Prep's Ethan Kassel to preview this weekend's boys basketball state championship games at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento.  The duo breaks down the following games: Friday, March 11   12:00 p.m. Division V Boys – Chaffey vs. Stuart Hall  4:00 p.m.   Division III Boys – Venice vs. Pleasant Valley  8:00 p.m.   Division I Boys – Damien vs. Clovis North   Saturday, March 12   12:00 p.m. Division IV Boys – Scripps Ranch vs. Justin-Siena  4:00 p.m.   Division II Boys – Foothill, Sana Ana vs. Elk Grove  6:00 p.m.   Open Division Girls – Sierra Canyon vs. Archbishop Mitty  8:00 p.m.   Open Division Boys – Centennial, Corona vs. Modesto Christian  ...

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March 04, 2022 00:36:54
Episode 80: Superlatives with the SBLive California team

Episode 80: Superlatives with the SBLive California team

In this week's episode of the SBLive California Podcast reporters Connor Morrissette, Lance Smith and Bodie DeSilva give out some high school basketball and football superlatives by answering the following questions: - Who has been your favorite high school basketball player to watch this season? - Who would you nominate for basketball coach of the year this season? - Who is an underrated basketball prospect that you think will do well at the next level? - Give your best starting five made up of area high school players, not the best five players or players who will make our all state team, but the five who would make the best team. - The freshman (2025) class in basketball is loaded. Who is your favorite player? - Which high school football team is no one talking about right now, but we'll be talking about them in October? - Which high school football team are you worried about heading into the fall? - If you were a high school football coach and there was a draft of kids in the area, give me your top five picks. ...

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February 25, 2022 00:33:37
Episode 79: Previewing Southern and LA City Section boys and girls basketball championships

Episode 79: Previewing Southern and LA City Section boys and girls basketball championships

In this week's episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette and Lance Smith preview this weekend's boys and girls basketball championship games in the Southern and LA City Sections.  The two begin by previewing the Southern Section girls basketball Open Division title game between Etiwanda and Sierra Canyon. Morrissette and Smith then break down the Open Division boys basketball championship game between Corona Centennial and Harvard-Westlake. The duo also discusses lower division championships in the Southern Section and then the LA City Section title games at the end of the show.  ...

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