Citrus Hill quarterback/running back Jon Jefferson ran for two touchdowns, helping Riverside County win the 33rd Inland Empire All-Star Classic 49-24 at Centennial High School in Corona.
Jefferson finished with 150 rushing yards on 19 carries.
The longest running high school football all-star game in California returns on January 13 at Centennial High School in Corona.
The 33rd Inland Empire All-Star Classic pits San Bernardino County (UCLA colors) against the all-stars from Riverside County (USC Colors).
Centennial head coach Matt Logan will guide the Riverside All-Star team, while Nick Matheny from Summit will skipper the all-stars from San Bernardino.
The Inland Empire All-Star Classic has passed out more than $175,000 in scholarship money. This year, four more scholarships will be awarded. Click on the following link for an application and instructions to apply:
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The CIF State Championships begin with the Regional match-ups this Friday and Saturday.
Four CIF Southern Section champions from the Inland Empire have advanced:
Cajon (CIF-SS D4 Champion) @ Rancho Verde (CIF-SS D3 Champion) Friday 7:30
Aquinas (CIF-SS D9 Champion) @ Grace Brethren (CIF-SS D8 Champion) Saturday 6pm @ Moorpark College
Big Bear (CIF-SS D12 Champion) @ Golden West (CIF Central Section D2 Champion) Friday 7:30 @ Visalia Community Stadium.