High-SchoolCalifornia: Misi Taifane
August, 17, 2012
By Mark Tennis | ESPN.com
Mark Tennis/ESPNHSMisi Taifane from Grant of Sacramento was MVP of defensive line at the 2012 Northern California Nike camp.A few teams among those that were chosen for this year’s elite 50 list are hoping to bounce back from disappointing seasons, including Grant of Sacramento and Mater Dei of Santa Ana. Check this post for writeups through No. 50 plus list of 25 more teams to watch.
With contributions from Harold Abend and Paul Muyskens, here are the teams ranked from No. 40 through No. 50 in the Cal-Hi Sports preseason overall state football rankings (listed with last year’s win-loss record and coach’s record if available):
Mark Tennis/ESPNHSMisi Taifane from Grant of Sacramento was MVP of defensive line at the 2012 Northern California Nike camp.The Nike Football Training Camp held Sunday at Contra Costa College concludes a weekend that started with an Elite 11 regional on Friday then continued with a Nike SPARQ Combine on Saturday. We'll have our own unique twist on the California players who turned our heads in a few days and will be featuring several players in the coming weeks.
Click here for recap of Sunday's NFTC by ESPN Recruiting Nation's Mitch Sherman.
Click here for recap of Saturday's combine by ESPNHS and Cal-Hi Sports' Mark Tennis.
Click here for recap of Friday's Elite 11 regional by ESPN Recruiting Nation's Mitch Sherman.