The first time Grant Weiss told Oxnard High track and field coach Rich Rosin he wanted to run in the hurdles, the coach told him no.There was no way the coach was going to sacrifice the reliable points Weiss produced as a sprinter merely in order to let him do something he thought would be […]
Excellence on the field wasn’t the only success for a number of county high school football players last season. Many also excel in the classroom and are members of the All-County Academic Football Team. The team includes players with grade-point averages of 3.5 or greater. Topping the list this season is Westlake High offensive lineman […]
The senior tailback racked up 367 yards and seven touchdowns on 28 carries to lead Oxnard to a wild 56-55 victory over Pacifica on Thursday night. Weiss’ touchdowns came on runs of 1, 50, 34, 1, 17, 47 and 71 yards.
Oxnard High’s game plan in its Pacific View League finale against Pacifica was as simple as it gets — let senior tailback Grant Weiss loose and hope the offense could light up the scoreboard as often as possible. The plan worked, but by the narrowest of margins. Weiss turned in a spectacular performance, rushing 28 […]
Oxnard scored a touchdown in every quarter, and it turns out all four trips to the end zone were needed, as the host Yellowjackets held off a Downey fourth-quarter rally to emerge with a 26-21 win on Friday night. “I’d rather have an ugly win than a pretty loss any day,” Oxnard head coach Mark […]