(East Los Angeles, CA) [From The Editor’s Desk]: For the first time in its long and traditional announcement of naming its All-City teams, the CIF/Los Angeles City Section (CIF/LACS) has announced the selection of the inaugural Girls Flag Football members of its Open Division and its Division-I teams. Also included are the selections for the “Coach of the Year” and the “Player of the Year” honors in each Division.
We kindly thank the City Section’s Sports Director, Dick Dornan, and Commissioner, Vicky Lagos for preparing and then distributing this historic announcement of the Girl’s Varsity Flag Football teams to their active media organizations. Read more below and view the complete and separate listings of both Divisions by player, grade, school, and position.
In the Division-I listing, please note that two players, Evanie Macias, and Ruby Moreno, both Seniors, are listed representing the Garfield High School “Bulldogs.” We offer them our heartiest and proudest congratulations for a season well played, also our greatest optimism and support, as they embark on their journey to compete at the College or University levels.
The Section Office added its statement that the “Players of the Year” in both divisions…Birmingham Charter’s Jessica Rose (Open Division) and Verdugo Hills’ Bella Garibay (Division I) are the L.A. City Section Players of the Year! They also announced that (52) schools participated in this inaugural season. Two were crowned champions (Birmingham Charter and Verdugo Hills). WHAT A. YEAR!!