Recharged & Ready to Go

Welcome to the 2016-17 school year! As I do each year with my first Message from the Commissioner, I would like to give you a preview of what is to come… Competitive Equity Playoff Groupings – This year will certainly be known as the first year that we implemented Competitive Equity Playoff Groupings in our... Continue Reading →

Unified Sports

Special Olympics has been with us for a long me. This program has been invaluable to our na on and to the world providing athletic opportunities for people of all ages who have physical and/or mental disabilities. Anyone who has a child with special needs or has been involved in the Special Olympics movement will... Continue Reading →

Two Phone Calls

As I work through my fifth year as the Commissioner of Athletics for the CIF Southern Section, I cannot help but reflect on where I have been and where I am going. I would like to share a story of how two phone calls resulted in giving me the incredible opportunity I now have to... Continue Reading →

Stand and Deliver

Stand and Deliver – Competitive Equity Playoffs We took a stand and now it is time for us to deliver. Last week, the CIF Southern Section Council sent a loud and clear message that you are ready for a change. You made Competitive Equity Playoffs a reality, by a vote of 74-10-1, and this new... Continue Reading →

Multi-Sport Athletes and Multi-School Athletes

I believe that one of the founding principles of our organization, which has continued throughout our history, is to encourage and promote student-athletes participating in multiple sports throughout their high school years. In this way, our student-athletes continue to learn the life’s lessons that their high school athletics experiences can teach them in a different... Continue Reading →