Don Wallace also wrote about De La Salle and Ladouceur in an article called "The Soul of a Sports Machine", published in the October 2003 edition of Fast Company magazine. Early signing day: Bay Area prep athletes announce their college picks It scored 49 points or more in all three playoff games. They didn't waste it as Hasty scored his fourth TD of the game, a 2-yard plunge after he sprinted for 24 giving Bellevue a 36-20 lead. Each class begins class with formal prayer along with time for intentions. Seven studies also found COVID rates "fell significantly" with universal masking. St. Mary's. Others are legendary figures in their sports like basketball's Bob Hurley or football's all-time... Stoney Creek running back Cam Burford won the Player of the Week poll. Greatest high school coach from all 50 states - MaxPreps, Game Day Metro Detroit! “I knew we were going to have a good game,” Hale said. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), Folsom's CJ Hutton (3) catches a pass for a touchdown in front of De La Salle's Vincent Bianchina (11) in the fourth quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. A 26-second touchdown drive by Folsom just before halftime — the Bulldogs’ first points against DLS in nearly six quarters dating to last year — and two onside kick recoveries in the fourth quarter did not sit well with the coach. Them and Dorian were the key to success tonight. Puckett, who battled back from brain surgery", Christian Brothers District of San Francisco, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=De_La_Salle_High_School_(Concord,_California)&oldid=979660320, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 22 September 2020, at 01:06. “But it kind of leaves a sour taste in your mouth when you should be going into half at least 28-0 and kind of let them back into it. 5 days ago. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Shamar Garrett (24) lowers his head during the playing of the national anthem before their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. The lead widened to 28-0 as Hale scored on a 1-yard sneak to cap a 47-yard, 10-play drive and Shamar Garrett ran into the end zone on a 2-point play. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Vincent Bianchina (11) reacts after a fumble recovery against Folsom in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. Upcoming Webinar for Student-Athletes The Eligibility Center is hosting a webinar for your college-bound student-athletes and their families on Saturday, October 10 at 11 a.m. Eastern. Holder Brian Williams couldn't handle the snap on the PAT. Welcome to USA TODAY High School Sports's European Union Experience. Brady Rose and Christian Dhue-Reid are really standing out so far. When the Game Stands Tall was written by Contra Costa Times sportswriter Neil Hayes, who followed the team for practices, games, and meetings during its undefeated 2002 season. If you have not already, we strongly encourage you to sign up for a digital subscription, which gives you access to all content on the Mercury News and East Bay Times websites. Williams returned the ensuing kickoff 74 yards to the Bellevue 8 and on the next play, Garrett Jandegian burst up the middle untouched for - guess what? - another touchdown, cutting Bellevue's lead to 23-20 with 3:59 left in the half. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Lu Hearns (21) tackles Folsom's Elijhah Badger (5) in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. Here's a look at the 15 best. (AP Photo/King County Journal, Matt Brashears), Bellevue running back Keith Rosenberg is grabbed by De La Salle defensive back Christopher Garrett on big-yardage run that set up a touchdown during the first quarter Saturday, Sept. 4, 2004, in Seattle. De La Salle Football Schedule. He retired on January 4, 2013 with a career record of 399–25-3. He's been with the Bay Area News Group since the early 1990s and has covered many sports beats, including Stanford football and basketball, pro baseball and the NFL. He accepted a national columnist post with CBS/MaxPreps.com in 2007 and the next year took on both MaxPreps and Chronicle prep content provider roles. De La Salle beat Pittsburg 49-7. They didn't punt once in the contest. Here’s where to sign up for the season pass: Mercury News, East Bay Times. Here's how California's COVID-19 risk level compares to other states. %link% ‘COVID’s driving the bus’ as Bay Area high schools sports play the waiting game De La Salle finished with nearly 300 yards on the ground. The school motto is "Les Hommes De Foi", French for "Men Of Faith", which is based on the order's Latin motto "Signum Fidei". De La Salle finished the 2007 football season 13-0 and as state champions. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Tanner Dougherty (17) tackles Folsom quarterback Jake Reithmeier (7) while running for yardage in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. Joe Grantham is head of admissions, and Leo Lopoz is the director of athletics. De La Salle Concord sponsors Nativity school in Shinara, Eritrea. CLICK HERE TO TURN ON NOTIFICATIONS. The home team did its thing coming through the inflatable Bulldog head as it entered the field. 2 De La Salle beat No. The team, when coached by Bob Ladouceur, holds the national record 151-game winning streak spanning from 1992 to 2004, more than doubling the previous record of 72. 0-0 1st in League. Date TBA. State football championship rematch: De La Salle, St. John Bosco to meet in a season opener Former USC lineman Max Tuerk died from an enlarged heart The victory was De La Salle… (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), Folsom's Austin Mcmillan (13) is called for interference against De La Salle's Grant Daley (26) in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. After a De La Salle 41-yard drive stalled at the Bellevue 26, the Wolverines promptly went 74 yards in five plays, capped by a 1-yard plunge by Hasty with 1:02 remaining in the first quarter. Though he deeply enjoys athletic competition and the games, his speciality is human interest and profiles. A mass is held from five to seven times a year where all the students and faculty come together to pray as one. For more high school stories, stats and videos, visit http://usatodayhss.com. Prop. GET BREAKING NEWS IN YOUR BROWSER. (AP Photo/King County Journal, Matt Brashears), De La Salle running back Eduardo Lopez sheds Bellevue linebacker J.R. Hasty on a touchdown run on De La Salle's first drive of the game, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2004, in Seattle. Box Score Tournament Bracket. Savannah during De La Salle's first drive of the Emerald City Kickoff Classic in Seattle on Saturday, Sept. 4, 2004. Williams, Maurice Jones-Drew and Jeremy Linn. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Blas Guerrero (82) kicks a field goal against Folsom in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. De La Salle currently enrolls 1,039 students, and roughly 99% of each graduating class goes on to attend a university or college. CLICK HERE if you are having trouble viewing the photo gallery on a mobile device. Editorial: Keep high school sports shut down during COVID-19 pandemic What happens on Kairos is not told to others, so those who have not been on the trip yet can go with an open mind. Bellevue simply beat the Spartans at their game: precise execution, a quick-hitting running attack and most of all, just plain hard work. In 2009, De La Salle defeated Crenshaw 28-14 to win the state title again. Like they did all half, Bellevue came right back as sophomore quarterback Eric Block, all of 14 years old and making his first varsity start, made a great inside fake, broke two tackles and dove into the end zone for a 37-yard touchdown. That made it 30-20 at halftime. Last edited on 22 September 2020, at 01:06, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Learn how and when to remove this template message, "WASC-Accrediting Commission for Schools", "Ladouceur: No secret ingredients to success", "Two Is Better Than One: No. A robust Washington following went hush after the Spartans took the opening drive 86 yards in eight plays, capped with a 45-yard touchdown run around right end by Edwardo Lopez. We know we gave them life.”. It was the most points De La Salle has allowed in coach Bob Ladouceur's 25-year career and his second most decisive defeat -- the first being 32-0 against Salesian in his first season of 1979. De La Salle had only given up 30 points once during an entire game -- a 71-32 win over Ygnacio Valley in 1999 -- during its win streak. But, as usual, De La Salle watched, waited and did its thing on the field. Nearby are Bellevue standout running back/linebacker JR Hasty (No. One Great Game: Two Teams, Two Dreams, in the First Ever National Championship High School Football Game, by Don Wallace, follows the undefeated 2001 season and national championship showdown with Long Beach Polytechnic High School,[8] and splits its focus between the schools. “It just gets everybody pumped up and really excited for the game.”, Get Morning Report and other email newsletters. League: East Bay - Mountain. There's no sport Mitch doesn't relish covering and no profile he doesn't find interesting. It was only the second time the Spartans trailed at halftime during the streak and the first time they'd trailed by double digits. Instead, a track meet broke out in the first half with Hasty leading the contingent of sprinters. Bellvue's win brought to an end the 151-game winning streak of De La Salle. [5], In 2010, De La Salle defeated Servite, ranked #7 in the nation, 48-8, to win the state title game for a second straight year. [6] For the 2008-2009 school year, De La Salle was ranked the 18th best high school football team in the country by USA Today, the 37th by ESPNRISE, the 19th by MaxPreps, and the 14th by Sports Illustrated.[7]. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Tommy Deitchman (40) tackles Folsom's Daniyel Ngata (4) in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. [4] De La Salle finished the 2007 football season 13-0 and as state champions. (AP Photo/King County Journal, Matt Brashears), As the final seconds of the game tick away, Bellevue's Chris Hintz (21) begins to celebrate Bellevue's 39-20 win over De La Salle in the Emerald City Kickoff Classic in Seattle, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2004. Prop. But as Alumbaugh made clear afterward, it was not a flawless performance by the Concord powerhouse. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Lu Hearns (21) stiff arms Folsom's Dominic Navarro (21) while running for yardage in the first quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. He stayed on as an assistant until this season. Mitch Stephens has been writing about high school sports in the Bay Area since LeBron James was born (1984). All Access Digital offer for just 99 cents! Coronavirus & high school sports: Frustrated with governmental inaction, local coaches convene with a plan The three-time defending state 3A Washington champions got 272 yards rushing and four touchdowns by JR Hasty in a remarkably convincing 39-20 victory at Qwest Stadium. This $449 HP laptop is perfect for virtual learning, too. The De La Salle football team was the subject of two 2003 books. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! De La Salle football extended its CIF North Coast Section championship streak to 28 seasons as Dorian Hale, Lu-Magia Hearns and Co. beat Pittsburg. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group). Perhaps the Bellevue (Wash.) High football coach was checking for a bolt of lightning. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Located in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Oakland, the school was founded in 1965 as a Lasallian institution. De La Salle finished the season 14-0 and ranked #1 in the nation by Maxpreps. But De La Salle was called for a face mask penalty, giving the Wolverines the ball back. Hale burst through a hole up the middle, high-stepped to avoid defenders and did not look back on his way to the end zone. Prior, they had competed in Division I, where they were the 2007 State Champions and the 2008 runner-up. (AP Photo/King County Journal, Matt Brashears), Failing to get a first down late in the game, De La Salle senior wide receiver Brian Williams kneels dejectedly on the field after an incomplete pass in the Spartans' 39-20 loss to Bellevue, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2004, in the Emerald City Kickoff Classic at Qwest Field in Seattle, Wash. This game was part of the 2020 Michigan High School Football Playoff Brackets: MHSAA - Division 2 tournament. [3], De La Salle High School has a strong football tradition. In recent years, the team has won the California Open Division State Championships six times (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, and 2015). It's been a very long time since an NBA champion has been to the White House. Perhaps, even, the Apocalypse. Here's what that means for Bay Area real estate. De La Salle looked like it got the break it needed starting the second half, but even that went for naught. Among the many elite Bay Area athletes he's covered as preps are Jason Kidd, Gary Payton, Jahvid Best, D.J. (AP Photo/King County Journal, Matt Brashears). The plot concerns the record-setting 151-game 1992–2003 high school football winning streak by De La Salle High School of … %link% Those mistakes just can’t happen.”. On the previous play, Hasty broke off a 19-yard run on 3rd-and-6. During the span of the 151-game winning streak, De La Salle was named national champion in seven different years; once by ESPN (1994), five times by USA Today (1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, and 2003), and once by the National Sports News Service (1999). Indoor dining is closed again. De La Salle High School is a private Roman Catholic school for boys in Concord, California, United States. Stockton. While it is a member of the East Bay Athletic League (EBAL), De La Salle High School does not compete for the EBAL title in Football. “There’s a lot of positives to take from it,” Alumbaugh said. Members of the upper school may also participate in "Ven a Ver" (Come to See), which involves spending five days with the disadvantaged people of Salinas or Tijuana.[10]. We come from a much longer and richer tradition, however. “I loved the physicality of our offensive line,” Alumbaugh said. Ladouceur is the all-time winningest coach in California high school football and has led the De La Salle program to numerous championships. The De La Salle Collegiate varsity football team won Friday's neutral playoff game against Roseville (MI) by a score of 35-6. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), Folsom's CJ Hutton (3) catches a pass for a touchdown and crashes into a cameraman in the fourth quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. DLS scored the first 28 points Friday night and then held off its explosive opponent 42-27 to maintain its grip as Northern California’s top program. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), Folsom's Elijhah Badger (5) catches a pass in front of De La Salle's Terryon Ellis (13) in the fourth quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. The victory was De La Salle’s fourth this decade over Folsom without a defeat. The experience lasts for three days, and during this time students and faculty can connect with one another in large and small group settings. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), Folsom's Elijhah Badger (5) reaches for a touchdown pass over De La Salle's Lu Hearns (21) in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. The foreword was written by former Oakland Athletics and St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony LaRussa. The streak ended when they were defeated on September 4, 2004, by Bellevue (Washington) High School, outside Seattle. The Wolverines opened up a 23-13 lead on a 33-yard field goal by Nienaber after Sean McDonald recovered a fumble by quarterback Kevin Lopina. Goncharoff, who has studied and emulated De La Salle's system for the past three years, knew otherwise. Newsom hedges on promising guidance for California prep and youth sports. Juniors participate in a two-day residential which concentrates on making good moral decisions. Hasty, son of former NFL cornerback and Bellevue's defensive coordinator James Hasty, rushed for a King County 3A-record 1,991 yards and 25 touchdowns last year. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Chad Tasi (57) tackles Folsom's Daniyel Ngata (4) in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. Concord (Calif.) De La Salle has produced many great players throughout the years. The Spartans' offense did its part with 217 first-half yards but they couldn't come close to slowing down Bellevue. But things turned quickly after the cushion expanded to four touchdowns. They currently own a 300-0-2 record against Northern California schools dating back to 1991. The team, when coached by Bob Ladouceur, holds the national record 151-game winning streak spanning from 1992 to 2004, more than doubling the previous record of 72.The streak ended when they were defeated on September 4, 2004, by Bellevue (Washington) High School, outside Seattle. De La Salle, which returned just five starters, two on defense, gave up just 58 points all of last season. Gov. Related Articles De La Salle went in reverse on its next series and was staring at third-and-21 from its 18 when Hale found Grant Daley on the sideline for a 23-yard gain. Hasty gave Bellevue the momentum right back with his third TD of the half, a 9-yard run capping a 71-yard march keyed by runs of 14 and 21 yards by Hasty. “It just feels great right now,” Hale said. The Spartans came right back to tie it 13-13 with a 44-yard TD run down the right sideline by Lopez on the first play of the second half. When snow meets fall: Beautiful photos capture 'snowliage' in Yosemite. “We knew when we got to the locker room, it was going to be a whole different team that was going to come out, especially No. On the first play from scrimmage, Hasty fumbled and the Spartans recovered. De La Salle is beaten -- streak ends at 151, De La Salle running back Dustin Watson (20) is tackled by Bellevue linebacker E.J. De La Salle dominated the opening quarter like the seasoned champion it is, building a 14-0 cushion that became 17-0 when Blas Guerrero nailed a 39-yard field goal three snaps into the second period. Warren De La Salle Pilots high school football and basketball conference records 19 passed. Kicker Tim Nienaber missed the extra point, keeping De La Salle in front, but not for long. 40 Calif. counties in massive rollback as COVID-19 cases double, New CDC study: Masks protect wearers from contracting COVID-19. All School; Oct 06, 2020; Webinar for student-athletes. Those students wishing to further their spiritual development may participate in the Lasallian Youth movement. He spent 16 years in the Alameda Newspaper Group and two years as a freelancer before landing as The San Francisco Chronicle's prep editor in 2002. NYSPHSAA delays high-risk winter high school sports until 2021, Connecticut postpones winter high school sports until mid-January, Michigan high school sports suspended under new state COVID-19 order, COVID-19 sidelines 50 New Jersey high school football teams for first round of postseason, Iowa HS playoff game final score: 108-94, and yes it is football, Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. De La Salle High School has a strong football tradition. The Spartans last loss was 35-27 to Pittsburg on Dec. 7, 1991. His Wolverines did something nobody has done for 12 years, 271 days and 151 consecutive games -- beat De La Salle. “We gave them momentum. It was the only turnover of the first half. California high school sports & coronavirus: Grim reality is rescheduled start hanging by thread Player of the Week winner and district final, First 4 finalists named for 2020 Michigan High School. Then kind of put the nail in the coffin, we think, and they get two onsides. The 2014 movie When the Game Stands Tall follows the team after the program's winning streak. By: USA TODAY High School Sports, https://usatodayhss.com/2017/concord-de-la-salle-26-year-norcal-dominance-winning-streak-coaches-consistency-continuity, De La Salle's 26-year NorCal dominance is all about consistency, continuity. 19. In the minds of the Brothers, "For Lasallian establishments to be the living expression of the Good News, they must be places for dialogue in truth, freedom, and hope." The deans are Joe Aliotti and Bob Guelld. De La Salle defeated Folsom 42-27. For the Lasallian school, a holistic approach to education is essential and should not be solely academic or physical, but include the spiritual and social. Newsom provided a sobering update on the COVID-19 pandemic Monday. Quarterback Dorian Hale ran for four touchdowns, including a big one four snaps into the game, and made a huge pass completion on third-and-long in the third quarter after Folsom cut the 28-point deficit in half. With your support, we can continue bringing these stories — and much more — to your screens. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle quarterback Dorian Hale (10) slips past Folsom's Asar-Alim Moore (2) and runs for a touchdown in the first quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. They have appeared in the Open Division state title game every year since the division was founded in 2008. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Shamar Garrett (24) holds his helmet during the playing of the national anthem before their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. California Gov. Seniors take part in a four-day residential retreat which seeks to have them deepen their faith by examining their relationship with themselves, with others and with God. The Wolverine defense began to gain confidence and held the Spartans scoreless the rest of the third quarter and after a 31-yard field goal by Tim Nienaber, De La Salle trailed 39-20 heading into the fourth quarter. Another Guerrero field goal, this one from 27 yards, made it 20-0 as De La Salle took advantage of a short field after a fumble recovery. He won back-to-back California Prep Sports Writers Association awards for feature writing. Freshmen are introduced to the concept and experience retreat as a year group, spending the day together. 19, which passed with a 51.1% majority vote as of Monday, has two distinct parts. The team, when coached by Bob Ladouceur, holds the national record 151-game winning streak spanning from 1992 to 2004, more than doubling the previous record of 72. Related Links De La Salle Homepage on MaxPreps De La Salle Preview Page on MaxPreps East Bay Times High School Sports Page Cal-Hi Sports De La Salle defeated Folsom 42-27. 7:30 PM. For more high school stories, stats and videos, visit http://usatodayhss.com. Hasty sent the faithful back into a frenzy on his team's first play when he busted over the right side and outran the De La Salle secondary for a 74- yard touchdown. “You’ve got to love the energy of a big crowd coming in like this,” Garrett said. The Spartans went on to score a touchdown that extended the advantage to 35-14. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), Folsom quarterback Jake Reithmeier (7) looks to pass against De La Salle in the second quarter of their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. De La Salle High School was founded in 1965 in the Catholic, Lasallian tradition of the Christian Brothers. By: USA TODAY High School Sports, Watch: Crazy back-and-forth play during Texas high school football game, No immediate plans to allow winter high school sports in New York, Vermont officials release winter high school sports guidance, AVCA/USA TODAY Super 25 national high school volleyball rankings Week 9, Meet the 310-pound high school quarterback who feels like Lamar Jackson, https://usatodayhss.com/2019/de-la-salle-football-wins-28th-consecutive-sectional-title, De La Salle football wins 28th sectional title in a row; to play in state championship game. When the Game Stands Tall is a 2014 American sports drama film directed by Thomas Carter and starring Jim Caviezel as Coach Bob Ladouceur, Laura Dern as Bev Ladouceur, Michael Chiklis as assistant coach Terry Eidson and Alexander Ludwig as running back Chris Ryan. I found this story on USA TODAY High School Sports and wanted to share it with you: Our scout gave us a great look the whole week.”. In this much-hyped rematch between Northern California’s top two teams, Hale set the tone behind an offensive line that brought the muscle that coach Justin Alumbaugh craves. De La Salle defeated Folsom 42-27. 5 (Badger),” said De La Salle’s James Coby, who ran for 107 yards. Home • Non-League. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group), De La Salle's Jon Puckett (50) waves the U.S. flag during player introductions before their game at Folsom High School in Folsom, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. In the process the Wolverines broke one of sports' -- at any level -- most impressive streaks. Hasty had 197 of Bellevue's 325 rushing yards as it took a stunning 30-20 lead.
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