Gary Bogue, who quarterbacked James Logan High’s football team to a Mission Valley Athletic League title in 1966, died Sunday after hitting the back of his head after a fall from a ladder at his house in Danville on Saturday, said his brother Stephen.
Bogue, 64, was a three-sport letterman at James Logan and was named athlete of the year for the school his senior year in addition to being valedictorian. He earned a baseball scholarship to Cal and worked for the San Jose Fire Department for 31 years and retired as a captain in 2004, Stephen said.
He is survived by his wife Cathy and children Janelle, Andrew, Meghan and Makenna. Information on services will be announced later, Stephen said
Today was, by a mile, the craziest I’ve ever experienced in terms of the release of the NorCal brackets. Truth to told, this day is normally anti-climatic. We normally only type up the brackets and don’t even write a story, because everything usually goes pretty much according to plan. But we knew today was going to be different because of the Open Division.
The CIF will post brackets for the state basketball playoffs tomorrow at around 5 p.m. The most anticipated brackets are likely that of the inaugural Open Division. It’s hard to predict exactly how they will come out because there is no precedent. It’s the first year, so there are no trends, no insights into how the section commissioners will be thinking. Still, I’ll attempt to project who I think will be in the field. UPDATED: The CIF now expects to release the brackets by 5:30 p.m.
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Some leagues have already started league play, and some are about to. So let’s look at the teams who should be the favorite in each league.
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