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The SBLive California podcast is a weekly news and conversation podcast that covers the top high school sports stories across the Golden State. The show features prominent guests from across California and is hosted by SBLive reporter Connor Morrissette.

SBLive California Podcast Connor Morrissette

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The SBLive California podcast is a weekly news and conversation podcast that covers the top high school sports stories across the Golden State. The show features prominent guests from across California and is hosted by SBLive reporter Connor Morrissette.

    Episode 55: Putting a bow on 2021 spring season and looking ahead to football

    Episode 55: Putting a bow on 2021 spring season and looking ahead to football

    In this week’s episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette, Lance Smith and Bodie DeSilva discuss the end of Season 2 high school sports in Southern California.
    DeSilva breaks down Etiwanda ending Torrey Pines perfect season in basketball and then Eastlake, the No. 8 seed, claiming the Open Division baseball championship in San Diego. 
    Smith gives his thoughts on Corona Centennial girls basketball beating Mater Dei in the CIF State Open Division regional championship and what the result means for the legacies of the top players in the game. 
    Morrissette then explains why San Pedro beating El Camino Real was the best high school baseball championship he covered last week.
    The trio then hits on a few of the biggest storylines heading into the high school football season. 
    The show finishes with Morrissette, Smith and DeSilva giving their top performers from the past week.
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    • 33 min
    Episode 54: What were the best moments our reporters took in during Section basketball championships?

    Episode 54: What were the best moments our reporters took in during Section basketball championships?

    In this week’s episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette, Lance Smith and Bodie DeSilva discuss the best moments they saw from the Section basketball championships they covered.
    Morrissette then explains why he likes Damien's chances against Torrey Pines in the Open Division regional boys basketball playoffs and discusses his takeaway's from JSerra Baseball's semifinal win against Ayala on Tuesday.
    DeSilva gives an update on the state of high school sports in San Diego by previewing the remainder of the baseball playoffs. He also breaks down how San Diego teams fared in the regional basketball playoffs. Smith then discusses the girls basketball regional playoffs and offers a few softball thoughts.
    The show finishes with the trio giving their top performers from the past week.
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    • 33 min
    Episode 53: Southern Section basketball round-robin playoff format a big success again

    Episode 53: Southern Section basketball round-robin playoff format a big success again

    In this week’s episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette, Lance Smith and Bodie DeSilva discuss the biggest stories of the week in Southern California high school sports.
    Morrissette explains why the Southern Section basketball Open Division pool play format worked perfectly this year. He then predicts the winner of the boys title game on Friday between Corona Centennial and Sierra Canyon. DeSilva updates the state of high school sports in San Diego by previewing the baseball playoffs and semifinal basketball matchups. Smith discusses the girls basketball postseason in the LA City and Southern Sections as well. 
    The show finishes with the trio giving their top performers from the past week and Morrissette and DeSilva discussing pitching matchups in baseball in their repsective Sections. 
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    • 30 min
    Episode 52: Season 2 sports hitting home stretch in SoCal

    Episode 52: Season 2 sports hitting home stretch in SoCal

    In this week’s episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette, Lance Smith and Bodie DeSilva discuss the biggest stories of the week in Southern California high school sports.
    DeSilva updates the state of high school sports in San Diego by previewing what he thinks the baseball playoff picture looks like. He also gives his thoughts on the beginning of the boys basketball postseason. Smith discusses the girls basketball postseason in the LA City and Southern Sections and then Morrissette explains why the Open Division boys basketball championship is Sierra Canyon's to lose. He then previews some of the other semifinal matchups in Southern Section boys hoops.
    The show finishes with the trio giving their top performers from the past week. 
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    • 27 min
    Episode 51: Previewing SoCal basketball playoffs, Amari Bailey begins quest for all-time great status

    Episode 51: Previewing SoCal basketball playoffs, Amari Bailey begins quest for all-time great status

    In this week’s episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette, Lance Smith and Bodie DeSilva discuss the biggest stories of the week in Southern California high school sports.
    Smith hits on the Open Division and Division 1 girls basketball playoffs in the Southern Section and then DeSilva updates the San Diego basketball and baseball playoff pictures.
    Morrissette then makes the point that Sierra Canyon guard Amari Bailey can become one of the all-time winners in the state and cement his place as one of the greatest all-time players in California high school basketball history by winning another Southern Section Open Division title this season. If Bailey can win four straight a year from now, that would move him into unchartered territory.
    The show finishes with the trio giving their top performers from the past week. 
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    • 33 min
    Episode 50: Thoughts on new CIF-SS football coaching hires and SoCal Open Division basketball teams

    Episode 50: Thoughts on new CIF-SS football coaching hires and SoCal Open Division basketball teams

    In this week’s episode of the SBLive California Podcast, reporters Connor Morrissette, Lance Smith and Bodie DeSilva discuss the biggest stories of the week in Southern California high school sports.
    Morrissette gives his takes on the new head football coaches in the Southern Section and his thoughts on which eight boys basketball teams will qualify for the Open Division in the Section. DeSilva then gives his eight teams for the boys basketball Open Division in San Diego and discusses what local baseball player has a shot at breaking the San Diego Section home run record. Smith discusses Open Division girls basketball in the Southern Section.
    The show finishes with Morrissette previewing Saturday's massive Division 1 girls soccer semifinal in the Southern Section between Santiago and Harvard-Westlake. The trio then give a tribute to legendary SoCal softball writer Carlos Arias who passed away this week.
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    • 30 min

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