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Photo Gallery: Escondido at Rancho Bernardo High football homecoming game

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These photos are from the Escondido at Rancho Bernardo High homecoming football game. The Broncos won 41-7. All photos are by Sherri Cortez. Please click on the page numbers beneath the photos for more photos.

Prep Football: Mt. Carmel High holds on for win over Poway; Sundevils hoist Kiwanis Cup for first time since 2006

The Mt. Carmel High football team has had to watch Poway hoist the coveted Kiwanis Cup trophy after each of the last three meetings between the two Poway Unified School District schools.

Prep Football: Late rally by San Marcos High sinks Del Norte

The Del Norte High football team could not hold on to a 10-point lead heading into the fourth quarter and fell 42-31 to San Marcos Friday night in an Avocado East League game.

Prep Football Previews/Predictions: Del Norte at San Marcos; Rancho Bernardo hosts Escondido; Maranatha faces Rock Academy

Football game previews and predictions for Rancho Bernardo High, Del Norte and Maranatha Christian Schools.

Prep Girls Volleyball: Del Norte High sweeps Mission Hills, set for first-place showdown with SDA

The first-place showdown is set for Friday night.

RENEWING A RIVALRY: Mt. Carmel High to host Poway in first Kiwanis Cup football game since 2011

Poway High has won the last three Kiwanis Cup games against Mt. Carmel. Courtesy photo

The Poway High football team has not had to defend the Kiwanis Cup trophy since 2011, when it crushed Mt. Carmel 42-7 before rolling to the San Diego Section Division I championship.

Athlete of the Week: Maranatha Christian’s Cortes rewarding supportive teammates

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Things can spiral out of control quickly when starting a young quarterback at the varsity level.

Poway man pushes the limits as an ultramarathoner

Tony Blain, middle, with his two sons, from left, Nathan and Gavin at the Key West 100-mile ultramarathon.

A little after mile 50, Tony Blain had no skin left on the bottom of his feet.

Prep Boys Water Polo: Rancho Bernardo High eyeing top-four seed in Division II playoffs

Sophomore Nick Bell is one of eight Broncos with double-digit goals scored this season. Photo by Sherri Cortez

The Rancho Bernardo High boys water polo team entered this week ranked No. 4 in the San Diego Section Division II Power Rankings, which is what the section uses to determine playoff seeding.

Prep Football: Del Norte High’s Farnham excelling in three sports

Grayson Farnham, who is the kicker for the Del Norte high school football team. Farnham also is skilled at soccer and Gaelic football. |  Sean M. Haffey/U-T San Diego

A year ago, Grayson Farnham said the answer would have been easy.