Since We Last Met

At our CIF Southern Section Council Meeting on October 6, we presented the Playoff Groupings by Competitive Equity proposal to our League Representatives. At that meeting, we encouraged our constituents to invite our staff members to attend league meetings and/or area meetings to answer questions, provide clarifications and serve as a resource for those groups... Continue Reading →

New School and Old School

We are all well aware of the power of technology and how it changes the way we work and the way we live. The ability to communicate with each other and to get information exchanged faster than ever is a part of our daily lives that continues to influence everything that we do. At the... Continue Reading →

Valid Change of Residence

As the school year moves from August into September, our office is focused on processing the large number of transfers that are submitted to us by our member schools. For example, in one month, August, 2015, we processed 1,645 total transfers. The category that has the highest number of transfers, 745 in the month of... Continue Reading →

Let’s Get Started!

Welcome to the 2015-16 school year! We are ready to go and I pledge to you that our staff and I will continue to dedicate ourselves to moving our section forward and serving you in the best way possible. With that in mind, I would like to give you a preview of what is coming... Continue Reading →

True Partnership

I started working for the CIF Southern Section as an Assistant Commissioner in September, 2000. What I learned on my first day in our office, and continue to believe today, is that we are committed to a true partnership between our office and our member schools. What I mean by that is we rely on... Continue Reading →

2013 Ends, 2014 Begins

With the conclusion of our Fall Playoffs, 2013 comes to a close. It sure goes by fast, doesn’t it? In looking back at our Fall Championships that began in late October with Girls Golf and culminated last weekend with our Football Finals, it is evident that an incredible amount of work is done by a... Continue Reading →

Happy Anniversary

Welcome to the 2012-2013 school year and the 100th Anniversary of the CIF Southern Section! What an exciting time it is for us to celebrate our first century of existence and reflect back on the excellence that this organization has stood for since the day it was founded. We are so proud of what has... Continue Reading →