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Live Blog: Zamora Comes Through on Defense and Offense ( OC SideLines )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:11:48 +0000
Canyon gets the lead-off hitter on board for the third consecutive inning. Speedy Brianna Betschel bunts down the first-base line, El Mo’s 1B makes the play and good throw, but 2B can’t hold on. It goes down as an E-4. Rachel DeHart strikes out trying to sacrifice Betschel to second. One down. Paulina Anasis hitting […]
Live Blog: Denio Calls It ( OC SideLines )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:38:30 +0000
Bret Denio just joined me at press row. As he’s telling me that you can’t throw down to Taylor Swearingen, she makes a meal out od a drop ball. Swearingen drives it over the fence in right-center field and Canyon ties El Mo, 1-1, in the top of the fourth. “She loves down pitches,” Denio […]
Live Blog: El Mo Needs To Make Something Happen ( OC SideLines )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:57:59 +0000
El Mo ace Maddy Neales gets a 1-2-3 inning to retire Canyon in the top of the fifth. El Mo has the top of the order coming up in the bottom of the fifth. Emma Lee with a chopper down third-base line … and it’s an infield single to lead things off for the Vanguards. […]
Live Blog: Canyon Answers, But El Mo Answers Back Harder ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:30:23 +0000
This is turning into a classic Canyon-El Mo battle. Taylor Swearingen walks to lead off the top of the sixth for Canyon. Taryn Young sacrifices her to second. Swearingen takes third on Jezz Portillo’s ground out. El  Mo coach Steve Harrington wanted to pitch around Hailey Hilburn, but El Mo ace Maddy Neales gets one […]
Live Blog: Nothing’s Ever Easy When El Mo and Canyon Play ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:49:17 +0000
El Mo has an eight-run cushion and just needs to close this thing out. But nothing is easy when El Mo and Canyon meet. Brianna Betschel leads off the top of the seventh with a single for Canyon. Pinch hitter Emily Reed walks. Paulina Anasis with a seeing-eyes bloop single … AND THE BASES ARE […]
Remix: El Mo Slugs No. 9 Canyon ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:37:54 +0000
El Modena and Canyon collided in the latest chapter of one of the best softball rivalries in the county on Tuesday and, of course, mayhem and excitement ensued. The Vanguards and Comanches traded the lead a couple of times and it was tied, 3-3, before El Mo erupted for eight runs in the bottom of […]
Softball Roundup: Troy Creates Freeway League Traffic Jam ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:41:12 +0000
The Freeway League is always one of the most competitive leagues in the county. Tuesday’s results are the latest evidence. Troy knocked off No. 10 La Habra, 4-2, creating a four-way tie for first place in the Freeway League between Troy (12-7, 2-1), La Habra (13-8, 2-1), Sonora (10-8, 2-1) and Fullerton (11-10, 2-1). Cori […]
Roundup: Soph Pitcher Hasn’t Allowed A Run in 28 Innings ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:12:29 +0000
If you’re trying to find a sure thing in Orange County baseball, you might start peeking at the Garden Grove League. Alfredo Liort has yet to allow a run in league play, and the 6-foot sophomore has pitched 28 consecutive innings without allowing a run. On Tuesday, Liort pitched a three-hitter and struck out four […]
SC’s Gellatly: 300 Wins, A Lifetime of Memories ( OC SideLines )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:16:04 +0000
It was just another game, Dave Gellatly said, but in fact, it was like 299 others. The San Clemente coach dodged a Gatorade shower Wednesday after winning the 300th game of his 20-year career at San Clemente. Gellatly had the good notion to put the ball in pitcher Kolby Allard’s left hand, then watched the […]
Roundup: Barons Outslug No. 1 Huntington Beach ( OC SideLines )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:32:58 +0000
A week ago Huntington Beach won the Hard 9 Baseball National Classic with a perfect 4-0 record. Fountain Valley went 2-2 in the tournament. But the result Wednesday had nothing to do with the National Classic, it was just another Sunset League classic for these two teams. Fountain Valley, ranked No. 3 in the OC […]
Collision XVI: Justin Bibbins shines ( Cal Hi Sports )
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 05:24:07 +0000
Justin Bibbins of Division IV state champion Bishop Montgomery shines in Collision All-Star game putting some of the CIF Southern Section’s best basketball players versus the L.A. City Section. McDonald’s All-American Tom Welsh also stands out. We also rundown California performers in national all-star games. Whenever point guard Justin Bibbins steps out on the court, […]
Speed events to hit Tracy, Bakersfield ( Cal Hi Sports )
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:01:37 +0000
Cal-Hi Sports will partner with Gold Medal Excellence to host its very first all-sports speed camp and football combine at two locations this June. We’re looking to help high school athletes and those coming into high school to build their speed no matter what sport they play and we’re looking to find some of the […]
Bay Area Baseball, Softball Top 20s ( Cal Hi Sports )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:13:40 +0000
The top-ranked two baseball teams in the region may meet this week at St. Francis Elite 8 tourney. In softball, Salesian of Richmond goes in as only newcomer. We produce these rankings in support of the Cal-Hi Sports Bay Area TV show, which airs live on KUSI Channel 20 in San Francisco on Sunday nights. […]
Baseball, Softball State Top 20s ( Cal Hi Sports )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:46:03 +0000
Huntington Beach jumps to No. 1 in the state in baseball after winning Hard 9 National Classic and other top teams falter elsewhere in other tourney. Not much changed in softball but Los Osos and Chino are back in the State Top 20. Check below for this week’s new list of the State Top 20 […]
More State Boys Players of the Year ( Cal Hi Sports )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:33:13 +0000
We choose honorees for seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen and for each CIF division. Bishop O’Dowd’s Ivan Rabb actually is on top for two classifications while for the third straight year, the frosh honoree is from the San Fernando Valley. For this season’s Mr. Basketball choice and an all-time listing of previous state players of […]
Mr. Basketball 2014: Stanley Johnson ( Cal Hi Sports )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:33:53 +0000
No surprise here, but it is now official as Mater Dei’s four-year standout joins all-time state list that extends back to 1905 and includes others such as Bill Sharman, Paul Silas, Bill Walton, Bill Cartwright, Jason Kidd, Paul Pierce, Tyson Chandler, Kawhi Leonard and Aaron Gordon. For this season’s full lineup of state players of […]
Expanded Baseball State Top 20 ( Cal Hi Sports )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:06:17 +0000
Each team gets broken down in this post from new No. 1 Huntington Beach down through No. 20 Archbishop Mitty. The rankings do not include any results from this week. Get your Gold Club membership today to check it out if you haven’t done so yet. Please check out and bookmark our Cal-Hi Sports Insider […]
Expanded Softball State Top 20 ( Cal Hi Sports )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:02:10 +0000
Each team gets broken down in this post from No. 1 Mission Viejo down through new No. 19 Chino and No. 20 Granada of Livermore. A list of teams on the bubble is added as well. The rankings do not include any results from this week. Get your Gold Club membership today to check it […]
More State Girls Players of the Year ( Cal Hi Sports )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:23:50 +0000
We choose honorees for seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen and for each CIF division. Two girls – Katie Lou Samuelson and Sabrina Ionescu – actually both collect two separate honors. For this season’s Ms. Basketball choice and an all-time listing of previous state players of the year, CLICK HERE. To check out state record lists […]
Ms. Basketball 2014: Jordin Canada ( Cal Hi Sports )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:24:04 +0000
The Windward of Los Angeles standout edges runner-up and NorCal’s top candidate, Mariya Moore, to gain state’s highest girls basketball honor. Canada joins all-time state list that goes back to 1972 and includes others such as Cheryl Miller, Lisa Leslie and Diana Taurasi. For this season’s full lineup of state players of the year by […]
Sports Roundup: Flintridge Prep baseball bounces back with win at Rio Hondo Prep ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:01:00 PDT
BASEBALL
La Cañada High boys' volleyball swept aside by Temple City ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:29:00 PDT
Volleyball: Spartan boys suffer 25-16, 25-19, 25-23 Rio Hondo League home loss against Rams.

LA CAÑADA — Just past the midway point of the season and the La Cañada High boys’ volleyball teams remains a work in progress.
La Cañada High soccer's Megan Decker led Spartans' success with a smile ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:35:00 PDT
Playing with passion and skill, La Cañada High junior's versatile play was key to the greatest Spartans season ever.

Every high school team has high hopes before the season — some realistic, some maybe not so much.
All-Area Girls' Soccer First Team ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:53:00 PDT
Casey Basso, Senior, Midfielder/Forward, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
All-Area Girls' Soccer Second Team ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:10:00 PDT
Brianna Albarian, Senior, Midfielder, La Cañada
La Cañada High boys' tennis doubles up Temple City ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:33:00 PDT
Tennis: Spartans remain in second in Rio Hondo League after 12-6 victory Wednesday.

Sports Roundup: La Cañada High baseball suffers late-inning heartbreak ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:07:00 PDT
BASEBALL
St. Francis High golf caps spectacular week on course ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:09:00 PDT
Golf: Golden Knights get one-under-par 34 from Han to record 183-211 Mission League win against Chaminade.

PASADENA — With its spring break about to begin, the St. Francis High golf team will enter its well-earned vacation having generated plenty of momentum.
Glendale High girls' lacrosse turns back La Cañada again ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:36:00 PDT
Lacrosse: Nitros receive four goals from Ruiz en route to 9-4 Pacific League road win.

Sports Roundup: Crescenta Valley, Flintridge Prep and St. Francis turns in impressive wins at Mt. Sac Relays ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:34:00 PDT
BOYS’ TRACK AND FIELD
Half an inning proves the difference for Crescenta Valley High baseball against Hoover ( Glendale News-Press )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:18:00 PDT
Baseball: Falcons score six runs in fourth, notch 6-0 victory versus Tornadoes at Stengel Field.

GLENDALE — A pitching duel that could have very easily thrown the Pacific League standings into flux changed in just one-half inning.
Burbank baseball able to come back to steal league win against Glendale ( Glendale News-Press )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:39:00 PDT
Baseball: Bulldogs push across winning run in the sixth inning to salvage a 5-4 victory against visiting Nitros.

BURBANK — Burbank High's baseball team, the co-defending league champion, found itself in an all-too-familiar situation Friday of having to play catch-up in a Pacific League game against visiting Glendale.
Sports Roundup: Crescenta Valley, Flintridge Prep and St. Francis turns in impressive wins at Mt. Sac Relays ( Glendale News-Press )
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:34:00 PDT
BOYS’ TRACK AND FIELD
Sports Roundup: Hoover boys' tennis gets big league win ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:17:00 PDT
BOYS’ TENNIS
Glendale boys' tennis doubles up Crescenta Valley ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:23:00 PDT
Tennis: Nitro boys win seven doubles sets to pick up 12-6 Pacific League home win.

GLENDALE — Heading into the home stretch of the regular season, the Glendale High boys’ tennis team is seeking to solidify its doubles play.
Crescenta Valley High girls' track comes up short in league title showdown ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:44:00 PDT
Track and field: Falcons girls finish second after 83-53 setback, while boys are fourth.

LA CRESCENTA — A strong regular season will go without one big prize for the Crescenta Valley High girls’ track and field team.
Crescenta Valley baseball forges first-place tie ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:53:00 PDT
Baseball: Gadsby goes distance, Falcons tally 15 hits in 6-2 win over Pasadena.

PASADENA — For seven innings, Crescenta Valley High junior pitcher Brian Gadsby was strong on the mound and his defense was flawless behind him.
Garrett Ohara takes over as athletic director at Flintridge Prep ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:06:00 PDT
Veteran boys' basketball coach succeeds Alex Rivera, who held position since 1986.

Garrett Ohara is used to following in Alex Rivera’s footsteps down the career path at Flintridge Prep.
Crescenta Valley boys' volleyball completes sweep of Glendale ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:24:00 PDT
Volleyball: Falcons receive 12 kills from Kim to record 25-17, 32-30, 25-18 Pacific League road win against Nitros.

GLENDALE — Whether lining up for a serve or handling the outside hitting responsibilities, Min Kim came prepared to have an impact on the Crescenta Valley High boys’ volleyball team.
Glendale High track and field teams topple Hoover, retain Bronze Bowl ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:51:00 PDT
Track and field: Nitros garner sweep of rival Tornadoes in Pacific League dual meet at Hoover.

GLENDALE — Instead of collecting the Bronze Bowl and gathering with it at midfield for a postmeet celebration, the members of the Glendale High boys’ and girls’ track and field teams opted for something a bit different.
USC DB Josh Shaw makes most of coaching shuffle ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:11:00 -0400
Josh Shaw has gone through a lot of coaches in his college career, but it hasn't always been a cycle of rinse and repeat for the redshirt senior.
Angels fans share in Albert Pujols history ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:12:00 -0400
Meet Tom Sherrill, the 29-year-old Air Force staff sergeant who probably wasn't supposed to catch the ball from Albert Pujols' 500th home run.
#LAAvsWAS: GIF of the Night ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:56:00 -0400
Watch Raul Ibanez photobomb Albert Pujols a day after he belted home run No. 499 and 500.
Warriors focused on two issues heading into Game 3 ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:28:00 -0400
The Warriors have two objectives heading into Game 3: Stop Blake Griffin, and get Steph Curry going.
Down 3-0, Kings still have faith ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:56:00 -0400
Things might be bleak, but it's not impossible for Kings to come back from a 3-0 playoff deficit. Just ask forward Mike Richards, captain of the Philadelphia Flyers team that did it in 2010.
Angels blow 3-run lead in 9th, fall to Nats ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:56:00 -0400
Adam LaRoche's tiebreaking RBI single off the first pitch from Fernando Salas capped a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 Wednesday night to avoid a sweep.
Stars beat Ducks, even series at 2 ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:22:00 -0400
Cody Eakin and Alex Goligoski scored 1:22 apart on Dallas' first two shots in the third period and the Stars beat the top-seeded Anaheim Ducks 4-2 on Wednesday in Game 4 of the best-of-seven series that is all even now.
Anze Kopitar named Selke finalist ( Fox Sports West )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:17:00 -0400
Anze Kopitar, Patrice Bergeron and Jonathan Toews are finalists for the Frank J. Selke Trophy, awarded annually "to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game."
Sharks-Kings, Game 4: What to watch for on FOX Sports West ( Fox Sports West )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:37:00 -0400
The Kings, down 3-0, host the Sharks in a critical Game 4 starting at 7p on FOX Sports West.
Clippers-Warriors, Game 3: What to watch for on Prime Ticket ( Fox Sports West )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:43:00 -0400
Fresh off a a record 40-point victory, Clippers try to steal back home-court advantage tonight starting at 7p on Prime Ticket.
Roundup: Burbank High boys' volleyball gets sweep against Arcadia ( Burbank Leader )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:57:00 PDT
BOYS' VOLLEYBALL
It's a Winn, win result for Burbank High softball against Glendale ( Burbank Leader )
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:54:00 PDT
GLENDALE — Burbank High softball Coach Mike Delaney and Glendale Coach Greg Martin walked into distinctly different situations when they took over their respective programs this season.
Burbank's Apinchapong has fine showing at league boys' golf match ( Burbank Leader )
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:04:00 PDT
Golf: Falcons finish second in Pacific League's third match, while Burbank's Jason Apinchapong is area's top-scorer, Burroughs takes third and Glendale is fifth.

ARCADIA — On an afternoon of small surprises from both the Crescenta Valley High and Burbank boys’ golf teams, a change among the Pacific League leaders wasn’t shocking.
Burbank baseball able to come back to steal league win against Glendale ( Burbank Leader )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:39:00 PDT
Baseball: Bulldogs push across winning run in the sixth inning to salvage a 5-4 victory against visiting Nitros.

BURBANK — Burbank High's baseball team, the co-defending league champion, found itself in an all-too-familiar situation Friday of having to play catch-up in a Pacific League game against visiting Glendale.
Burbank softball doubles up on Arcadia ( Burbank Leader )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:29:00 PDT
Softball: Bulldogs notch 8-4 home win against Apaches to stay unbeaten in the Pacific League.

BURBANK — The Arcadia High softball team accomplished something not many teams have been able to pull off this season against Burbank and ace pitcher Caitlyn Brooks.
Big first inning sparks Burroughs softball past Glendale ( Burbank Leader )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:32:00 PDT
Softball: Indians tally nine first-inning runs to pick up 16-3 Pacific League road win against Nitros.

GLENDALE — Doug Nicol has seen his share of hard-hit balls around the diamond.
Pole vaulter Matt Schwartz's future is up in the air ( Burbank Leader )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:43:00 PDT
Burroughs boys' track and field athlete has continued to reach impressive heights during his senior campaign.

Matt Schwartz has vaulted himself into some rarefied air at Burroughs High.
Roundup: Burbank baseball drops league game to Arcadia ( Burbank Leader )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:21:00 PDT
BASEBALL
Burroughs High baseball comes alive late against Glendale ( Burbank Leader )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 PDT
Baseball: Indians score four runs over final two innings in picking up 4-1 Pacific League win at Nitros' expense.

BURBANK — An opportunity to move into a tie for fourth place awaited the Burroughs and Glendale high baseball teams before Tuesday's Pacific League game.
Burroughs boys' track team captures first league title in 17 years ( Burbank Leader )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:03:00 PDT
Track and field: Indians best rival Burbank to clinch Pacific League crown, while Bulldogs girls' squad earns cross-town victory.

A long standing league championship drought was going to be snapped Wednesday.
USC DB Josh Shaw makes most of coaching shuffle ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:11:00 -0400
Josh Shaw has gone through a lot of coaches in his college career, but it hasn't always been a cycle of rinse and repeat for the redshirt senior.
Angels fans share in Albert Pujols history ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:12:00 -0400
Meet Tom Sherrill, the 29-year-old Air Force staff sergeant who probably wasn't supposed to catch the ball from Albert Pujols' 500th home run.
#LAAvsWAS: GIF of the Night ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:56:00 -0400
Watch Raul Ibanez photobomb Albert Pujols a day after he belted home run No. 499 and 500.
Warriors focused on two issues heading into Game 3 ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:28:00 -0400
The Warriors have two objectives heading into Game 3: Stop Blake Griffin, and get Steph Curry going.
Down 3-0, Kings still have faith ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:56:00 -0400
Things might be bleak, but it's not impossible for Kings to come back from a 3-0 playoff deficit. Just ask forward Mike Richards, captain of the Philadelphia Flyers team that did it in 2010.
Angels blow 3-run lead in 9th, fall to Nats ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:56:00 -0400
Adam LaRoche's tiebreaking RBI single off the first pitch from Fernando Salas capped a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 Wednesday night to avoid a sweep.
Stars beat Ducks, even series at 2 ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:22:00 -0400
Cody Eakin and Alex Goligoski scored 1:22 apart on Dallas' first two shots in the third period and the Stars beat the top-seeded Anaheim Ducks 4-2 on Wednesday in Game 4 of the best-of-seven series that is all even now.
Anze Kopitar named Selke finalist ( Fox Sports West )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:17:00 -0400
Anze Kopitar, Patrice Bergeron and Jonathan Toews are finalists for the Frank J. Selke Trophy, awarded annually "to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game."
Sharks-Kings, Game 4: What to watch for on FOX Sports West ( Fox Sports West )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:37:00 -0400
The Kings, down 3-0, host the Sharks in a critical Game 4 starting at 7p on FOX Sports West.
Clippers-Warriors, Game 3: What to watch for on Prime Ticket ( Fox Sports West )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:43:00 -0400
Fresh off a a record 40-point victory, Clippers try to steal back home-court advantage tonight starting at 7p on Prime Ticket.
Area Roundup 4-15-14: Oak Hills baseball picks up 100th win ( Victorville Daily Press )
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:58:00 -0700
NEWPORT BEACH • The Oak Hills baseball team overcame 15 strikeouts to beat Newport Harbor 1-0 in a pitcher’s duel at the Beach Pit Classic on Tuesday and pick up its 100th win in program history.The game remained scoreless until the top of the...
Prep Volleyball: Apple Valley's Lyneis, Barstow's Verrill sign with WNMU ( Victorville Daily Press )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:39:00 -0700
Barstow’s Heather Verrill and Apple Valley’s Morgan Lyneis both signed national letters of intent Wednesday to play volleyball at NCAA Division II Western New Mexico University.Verrill and Lyneis both play club volleyball for Rancho Valley...
Prep Golf: Apple Valley, Ellazar win MRL match in windy conditions ( Victorville Daily Press )
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:31:00 -0700
APPLE VALLEY • Apple Valley senior Katrina Ellazar doesn’t mind playing in the wind, and she’s shown she can handle it.Ellazar claimed medalist honors by two shots with a 4-over 40 in gusty conditions Thursday on the Spring Valley Lake Country...
Prep Baseball: Hesperia hangs on to beat Apple Valley ( Victorville Daily Press )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:36:00 -0700
APPLE VALLEY • It was a high school baseball game that had just about everything imaginable.The only thing missing was the long ball. There were hits, wild pitches, passed balls, squeeze plays, errors, pitching changes and lots of runs. Even the...
Brother and sister R.J. and B.B. Bates announce signings ( Victorville Daily Press )
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:11:00 -0700
OAK HILLS • Brother and sister R.J. and B.B. Bates have long been trying to one-up each other.So it’s fitting that they gathered Friday afternoon to celebrate each other’s signings at press conference at Oak Hills.As one is preparing to play...
Area Roundup 4-21-14: Oak Hills' Mangiaterra ties for sixth in Hemet ( Victorville Daily Press )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:50:00 -0700
HEMET • Oak Hills senior Samuel Mangiaterra took on some of the best golfers in the Inland Empire and when all was said and done, he came away with a top six finish on Monday. Mangiaterra shot a 2-over-par 74 to finish in a tie for sixth place the...
Prep Notebook: Garcia named new Silverado AD ( Victorville Daily Press )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:57:00 -0700
Iggy Garcia became Silverado’s fourth athletic director in three years when he took the job in March.Garcia replaces Tyrone Brown, who resigned in March. It’s an interim position through the end of the school year when the position will be open...
Athletes of the Week: Wonchan Kim and Chloe Romero ( Victorville Daily Press )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:56:00 -0700
Name:Wonchan KimSport: Prep Boys TennisSchool: Apple ValleyGrade: JuniorThis week’s accomplishment: Kim helped lead the Sun Devils to wins over Serrano and Hesperia. In the victory over the D’backs, Kim lost just four games in his singles sweep....
Prep Softball: ACE hands University Prep first CVL loss, takes 1st place ( Victorville Daily Press )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:59:00 -0700
VICTORVILLE • The Academy of Careers and Exploration softball team’s only loss this season came against University Prep in the Royal Classic championship game.Since then the Eagles have gone on to crush every team in their way.On Tuesday, the...
Prep Baseball: Sultana hammers Hesperia, moves into tie for second in MRL ( Victorville Daily Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:55:00 -0700
HESPERIA • Twice, Sultana starter Cesar Godinez found himself with bases-loaded jams on Wednesday afternoon. And while he didn’t come away unscathed, allowing one run, Godinez didn’t give up the big inning. The same couldn’t be said for...
Local roundup, April 21: Baseball, golf, softball ( Ventura County Star )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:07:00 -0000
Highlights from high school baseball, softball and golf.
Softball: Buena gains share of first with 5-3 win ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:27:00 -0000
Gabriella Ramos started the season batting at the top of the Buena High softball lineup. After a bit of a slump, she fell out of the lineup completely for a few weeks.
Track and field notebook: Ventura teams in league of their own ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:30:00 -0000
To say Ventura High is consistenly good in Channel League track and field is to sell the point short.
Local Roundup, April 22: Community College, prep sports ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:37:00 -0000
Highlights from community college baseball and softball; high school baseball, softball, golf, tennis, volleyball and swimming
Latest releaguing plan creates 3 football leagues ( Ventura County Star )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:26:00 -0000
With the third attempt, the Northern Area produced ... finality?
Swimming notebook: Westlake girls team makes league statement ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:16:00 -0000
Westlake High girls earn impressive dual meet victory over Royal in Marmonte League showdown.
The Star's High School Swimming Rankings ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:17:00 -0000
The Star's High School Swimming Rankings
Local Roundup, April 23: CLU, prep highlights ( Ventura County Star )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:30:00 -0000
Highlights from CLU baseball, high school baseball, softball, tennis, golf, track, swimming and lacrosse
The Star's Athletes of the Week ( Ventura County Star )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:37:00 -0000
This week's Athletes of the Week
Boys Volleyball: Newbury Park sweeps Westlake ( Ventura County Star )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:11:00 -0000
The Newbury Park High boys volleyball team took one big step closer to winning its first Marmonte League championship by sweeping visiting Westlake on Wednesday night.
Valencia baseball causes gridlock ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:16:58 -0400

The Valencia baseball team is on a roll.

On the Beat Tennis: Rare times for a dynasty ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:19:46 -0400

With his 6-7 loss to Golden Valley’s Brandon Yu on Tuesday, Valencia’s No. 1 singles player Chad LeDuff saw his perfect streak through the Foothill League come to an end.

Hart golf takes league match No. 2 ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:20:21 -0400

Maybe the biggest layoff between Foothill League boys golf matches ever spelled a couple of interesting results on Wednesday at Robinson Ranch.

No stopping Valencia swim ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:30:15 -0400

Valencia’s depth probably wouldn’t have allowed it to have much of a let down on Wednesday, but Vikings head coach Chris Stroh still preached to his team that last week’s girls’ victory and boys’ tie against Hart didn’t mean they could relax Wednesday against West Ranch.

Saugus baseball finding its offense ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:36:56 -0400

The Saugus Centurions’ pitching staff continues to deal, and its bats continue to heat up.

Baseball: Area trio selected in first-year player draft ( Whittier Daily News )
Fri, 7 Jun 2013 23:12:46 PDT
Three pitching prospects with local ties were taken on the second day of the Major League Baseball amateur draft Friday.
High School Boys Volleyball: South Pasadena trio leads way for public team ( Whittier Daily News )
Sun, 9 Jun 2013 20:51:31 PDT
When the chips were down, the public team in Sunday's annual San Gabriel Valley All-Star senior volleyball game went to what it knew best.
High Schools: Glendora coach Don Sumner dies at 64 ( Whittier Daily News )
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 23:05:04 PDT
Don Sumner, who earned The Tribune cross country coach of the year honors in 2009 after guiding the Glendora cross country team to a CIF-Southern Section title and runner-up finish at the state meet, passed last week while at work.
La Serna: Ginger Larsin era comes to a close ( Whittier Daily News )
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 22:43:55 PDT
Ginger Larsin, who for the past 26 years has been head coach of the La Serna High softball team, told this newspaper she is retiring from coaching effective immediately.
Religious bias cited in schools' federal lawsuit against CIF over new leagues ( Whittier Daily News )
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:17:00 PDT
Four Southland parochial high schools are claiming religious bias and lack of due process in a federal lawsuit fighting a California Interscholastic Federation decision to pull their sports teams from mixed public-private school leagues and place them in new leagues made up of predominantly religious schools.
High School Football Notebook: Bonita Air Assault passing tournament on tap ( Whittier Daily News )
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 22:48:22 PDT
Beating the heat may be just as important as beating man-to-man coverage when the Bonita Air Assault passing tournament kicks off today in what's expected to be triple-digit temperatures at Bonita High School.
2013 All-Area Boys Golf Team: Damien's Brandon Tsujimoto leads San Gabriel Valley picks ( Whittier Daily News )
Fri, 12 Jul 2013 16:11:42 PDT
Brandon Tsujimoto started the 2013 golf season strong and finished just as strongly.
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2013 San Gabriel Valley All-Area Boys Golf Team
CIF denies Antonio "Noodles" Hull's appeal for eligibility with Diamond Bar football team ( Whittier Daily News )
Wed, 17 Jul 2013 15:58:28 PDT
The California Interscholastic Association, or CIF, has denied Diamond Bar High School football player Antonio "Noodles" Hull's appeals bid and the junior standout will not be eligible to play for the Brahmas varsity football team until Nov.
Sportswriter and editor Bob Shafer dies at 87 ( Whittier Daily News )
Thu, 25 Jul 2013 12:28:06 PDT
Bob Shafer, a versatile and popular sportswriter and editor in a long career with the Pasadena Star-News, Santa Monica Outlook and Los Angeles Daily News, died July 10 in Simi Valley.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: California hires Romone Neal to coach boys basketball ( Whittier Daily News )
Wed, 7 Aug 2013 23:36:24 PDT
Cal High has hired former Corona Roosevelt and Garden Grove La Quinta coach Romone Neal to take over its boys basketball program and teach social studies.
2013 All-Area Track Team: Bishop Amat, Bonita seniors lead San Gabriel Valley picks ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 17:21:36 PDT
Bishop Amat High School's Darren Andrews and Bonita's Marissa Scott accomplished a lot in their athletic careers. But the duo saved their best for last.
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2013 San Gabriel Valley Tribune All-Area Boys Track Team | 2013 San Gabriel Valley Tribune All-Area Girls Track Team
2013 All-Area Boys Tennis Team: Rowland's Kevin Vuong leads San Gabriel Valley Tribune picks ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 19:26:00 PDT

Photo gallery:
2013 San Gabriel Valley Tribune All-Area Boys Tennis Team
High School Football Notebook: Bonita Air Assault passing tournament on tap ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 22:48:22 PDT
Beating the heat may be just as important as beating man-to-man coverage when the Bonita Air Assault passing tournament kicks off today in what's expected to be triple-digit temperatures at Bonita High School.
High School Basketball: Glendora alumni game is a genuine all-star affair ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Fri, 5 Jul 2013 17:06:44 PDT
Casey Jacobsen and Cameron Murray headline one of the most attractive alumni games in memory today at Glendora High at 5 p.m. when the alumni takes on the Tartans' varsity squad.
2013 All-Area Boys Golf Team: Damien's Brandon Tsujimoto leads San Gabriel Valley picks ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Fri, 12 Jul 2013 16:11:42 PDT
Brandon Tsujimoto started the 2013 golf season strong and finished just as strongly.
Photo gallery:
2013 San Gabriel Valley All-Area Boys Golf Team
CIF denies Antonio "Noodles" Hull's appeal for eligibility with Diamond Bar football team ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Wed, 17 Jul 2013 15:58:28 PDT
The California Interscholastic Association, or CIF, has denied Diamond Bar High School football player Antonio "Noodles" Hull's appeals bid and the junior standout will not be eligible to play for the Brahmas varsity football team until Nov.
High Schools: CIF declares Payton ineligible at Upland ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Fri, 19 Jul 2013 20:54:40 PDT
The CIF has declared standout running back Jake Payton ineligible for the 2013 season after San Dimas challenged his transfer to Upland.
High Schools: New football fields game changers ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Fri, 19 Jul 2013 20:55:53 PDT
It's understandable the pride that's building in Diamond Ranch football coach Roddy Layton as the district nears completion of a project that will see new on-campus football stadiums featuring AstroTurf fields open this fall at Diamond Ranch, Pomona and Garey high schools.
Arcadia High reported CIF-SS rules violations in cross country program before coach's dismissal ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Tue, 6 Aug 2013 19:04:21 PDT
Arcadia High School administrators notified the California Interscholastic Federation-Southern Section of undisclosed rules violations involving the men's cross country program before firing the team's head coach, a CIF-SS spokesman said Tuesday.
Baseball: Northview's Pedroza brothers each get a taste of pro ball ( San Gabriel Valley Tribune )
Fri, 9 Aug 2013 23:13:47 PDT
The goal for most high school baseball players is to one day be good enough to play professionally, and if the cards fall in the right order, make it to the major leagues.
Half an inning proves the difference for Crescenta Valley High baseball against Hoover ( Glendale News-Press )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:18:00 PDT
Baseball: Falcons score six runs in fourth, notch 6-0 victory versus Tornadoes at Stengel Field.

GLENDALE — A pitching duel that could have very easily thrown the Pacific League standings into flux changed in just one-half inning.
Burbank baseball able to come back to steal league win against Glendale ( Glendale News-Press )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:39:00 PDT
Baseball: Bulldogs push across winning run in the sixth inning to salvage a 5-4 victory against visiting Nitros.

BURBANK — Burbank High's baseball team, the co-defending league champion, found itself in an all-too-familiar situation Friday of having to play catch-up in a Pacific League game against visiting Glendale.
Sports Roundup: Crescenta Valley, Flintridge Prep and St. Francis turns in impressive wins at Mt. Sac Relays ( Glendale News-Press )
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:34:00 PDT
BOYS’ TRACK AND FIELD
Sports Roundup: Hoover boys' tennis gets big league win ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:17:00 PDT
BOYS’ TENNIS
Glendale boys' tennis doubles up Crescenta Valley ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:23:00 PDT
Tennis: Nitro boys win seven doubles sets to pick up 12-6 Pacific League home win.

GLENDALE — Heading into the home stretch of the regular season, the Glendale High boys’ tennis team is seeking to solidify its doubles play.
Crescenta Valley High girls' track comes up short in league title showdown ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:44:00 PDT
Track and field: Falcons girls finish second after 83-53 setback, while boys are fourth.

LA CRESCENTA — A strong regular season will go without one big prize for the Crescenta Valley High girls’ track and field team.
Crescenta Valley baseball forges first-place tie ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:53:00 PDT
Baseball: Gadsby goes distance, Falcons tally 15 hits in 6-2 win over Pasadena.

PASADENA — For seven innings, Crescenta Valley High junior pitcher Brian Gadsby was strong on the mound and his defense was flawless behind him.
Garrett Ohara takes over as athletic director at Flintridge Prep ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:06:00 PDT
Veteran boys' basketball coach succeeds Alex Rivera, who held position since 1986.

Garrett Ohara is used to following in Alex Rivera’s footsteps down the career path at Flintridge Prep.
Crescenta Valley boys' volleyball completes sweep of Glendale ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:24:00 PDT
Volleyball: Falcons receive 12 kills from Kim to record 25-17, 32-30, 25-18 Pacific League road win against Nitros.

GLENDALE — Whether lining up for a serve or handling the outside hitting responsibilities, Min Kim came prepared to have an impact on the Crescenta Valley High boys’ volleyball team.
Glendale High track and field teams topple Hoover, retain Bronze Bowl ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:51:00 PDT
Track and field: Nitros garner sweep of rival Tornadoes in Pacific League dual meet at Hoover.

GLENDALE — Instead of collecting the Bronze Bowl and gathering with it at midfield for a postmeet celebration, the members of the Glendale High boys’ and girls’ track and field teams opted for something a bit different.
Girls' basketball coach of the year: Gail Hale ( LA Times )
Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:20:00 PDT
She guided Moreno Valley Canyon Springs High to the Division I state championship.

After 18 years as girls' basketball coach at Moreno Valley Canyon Springs, Gail Hale finally got to celebrate a Division I state championship.
St. John Bosco running back Sean McGrew shows his speed in track ( LA Times )
Sun, 6 Apr 2014 19:28:00 PDT
Braves sophomore Sean McGrew, who has set school mark in 100 meters, looms as an even more dangerous football player than he was last season, when he had memorable game against Corona Centennial.

It's with great trepidation that I announce news that's going to create more nightmares for the defensive coordinators who must figure out how to stop Bellflower St. John Bosco on the football field this fall: Sean McGrew is getting faster, stronger and even better.
The Times' high school baseball rankings ( LA Times )
Sun, 6 Apr 2014 19:27:00 PDT
A look at the top 25 teams in the Southland.

1. TEMECULA VALLEY (SS-Division 2, 12-1) at Great Oak, Tuesday. 6.
Menifee Heritage hurdler Torrey Atkins is set to fly without fear in Arcadia ( LA Times )
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:44:00 PDT
Saturday's Arcadia Invitational track and field meet, one of Southern California's best high school sporting events, will be filled with terrific athletes.

The Arcadia Invitational will be filled with terrific athletes. It has become one of the best high school sporting events in Southern California.
Baseball: Harvard-Westlake battles Loyola to 3-3 tie ( LA Times )
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:05:00 PDT
Monday's Mission League showdown between Loyola and Harvard-Westlake lived up to the hype--and then some. The only thing it lacked was a winner.
Mater Dei's Curtis Godin is fastest at Arcadia Invitational ( LA Times )
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:46:00 PDT
The sprinter wins the boys' 100 meters in 10.36 seconds, tying the meet record.

Nine days after breaking the Orange County record in the 100-meter dash, Santa Ana Mater Dei sprinter Curtis Godin made more history Saturday night at the Arcadia Invitational, running the event in a state-best 10.36 seconds.
The Times' high school baseball rankings ( LA Times )
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:30:00 PDT
A look at this week's top 25 high school baseball teams in the Southland.

The Times' high school baseball rankings ( LA Times )
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 20:50:00 PDT
A look at the top 25 teams in the Southland.

Rank, School (Division, W-L) Up next (last week’s ranking)
Take a look, college football recruiters ( LA Times )
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:15:00 PDT
Maybe these overlooked high school football players don't fit height or weight requirements, were injured or play multiple sports. But they merit attention from recruiters.

College football recruiters have their GPS devices powered on as they begin visiting high schools to evaluate players over the next month. Let me provide a few suggestions on players who have been overlooked so far.
Pitcher Grant Hockin got life lessons from Hall of Fame kin ( LA Times )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:34:00 PDT
High schools: Ex-Minnesota Twins slugger Harmon Killebrew was a strong influence on his grandson, now a La Verne Damien star.

One of the greatest gifts for a teenager is when a grandfather is able to live long enough to offer life lessons that can be cherished forever.
Live Blog: Zamora Comes Through on Defense and Offense ( OC SideLines )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:11:48 +0000
Canyon gets the lead-off hitter on board for the third consecutive inning. Speedy Brianna Betschel bunts down the first-base line, El Mo’s 1B makes the play and good throw, but 2B can’t hold on. It goes down as an E-4. Rachel DeHart strikes out trying to sacrifice Betschel to second. One down. Paulina Anasis hitting […]
Live Blog: Denio Calls It ( OC SideLines )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:38:30 +0000
Bret Denio just joined me at press row. As he’s telling me that you can’t throw down to Taylor Swearingen, she makes a meal out od a drop ball. Swearingen drives it over the fence in right-center field and Canyon ties El Mo, 1-1, in the top of the fourth. “She loves down pitches,” Denio […]
Live Blog: El Mo Needs To Make Something Happen ( OC SideLines )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:57:59 +0000
El Mo ace Maddy Neales gets a 1-2-3 inning to retire Canyon in the top of the fifth. El Mo has the top of the order coming up in the bottom of the fifth. Emma Lee with a chopper down third-base line … and it’s an infield single to lead things off for the Vanguards. […]
Live Blog: Canyon Answers, But El Mo Answers Back Harder ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:30:23 +0000
This is turning into a classic Canyon-El Mo battle. Taylor Swearingen walks to lead off the top of the sixth for Canyon. Taryn Young sacrifices her to second. Swearingen takes third on Jezz Portillo’s ground out. El  Mo coach Steve Harrington wanted to pitch around Hailey Hilburn, but El Mo ace Maddy Neales gets one […]
Live Blog: Nothing’s Ever Easy When El Mo and Canyon Play ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:49:17 +0000
El Mo has an eight-run cushion and just needs to close this thing out. But nothing is easy when El Mo and Canyon meet. Brianna Betschel leads off the top of the seventh with a single for Canyon. Pinch hitter Emily Reed walks. Paulina Anasis with a seeing-eyes bloop single … AND THE BASES ARE […]
Remix: El Mo Slugs No. 9 Canyon ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:37:54 +0000
El Modena and Canyon collided in the latest chapter of one of the best softball rivalries in the county on Tuesday and, of course, mayhem and excitement ensued. The Vanguards and Comanches traded the lead a couple of times and it was tied, 3-3, before El Mo erupted for eight runs in the bottom of […]
Softball Roundup: Troy Creates Freeway League Traffic Jam ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:41:12 +0000
The Freeway League is always one of the most competitive leagues in the county. Tuesday’s results are the latest evidence. Troy knocked off No. 10 La Habra, 4-2, creating a four-way tie for first place in the Freeway League between Troy (12-7, 2-1), La Habra (13-8, 2-1), Sonora (10-8, 2-1) and Fullerton (11-10, 2-1). Cori […]
Roundup: Soph Pitcher Hasn’t Allowed A Run in 28 Innings ( OC SideLines )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:12:29 +0000
If you’re trying to find a sure thing in Orange County baseball, you might start peeking at the Garden Grove League. Alfredo Liort has yet to allow a run in league play, and the 6-foot sophomore has pitched 28 consecutive innings without allowing a run. On Tuesday, Liort pitched a three-hitter and struck out four […]
SC’s Gellatly: 300 Wins, A Lifetime of Memories ( OC SideLines )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:16:04 +0000
It was just another game, Dave Gellatly said, but in fact, it was like 299 others. The San Clemente coach dodged a Gatorade shower Wednesday after winning the 300th game of his 20-year career at San Clemente. Gellatly had the good notion to put the ball in pitcher Kolby Allard’s left hand, then watched the […]
Roundup: Barons Outslug No. 1 Huntington Beach ( OC SideLines )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:32:58 +0000
A week ago Huntington Beach won the Hard 9 Baseball National Classic with a perfect 4-0 record. Fountain Valley went 2-2 in the tournament. But the result Wednesday had nothing to do with the National Classic, it was just another Sunset League classic for these two teams. Fountain Valley, ranked No. 3 in the OC […]
Collision XVI: Justin Bibbins shines ( Cal Hi Sports )
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 05:24:07 +0000
Justin Bibbins of Division IV state champion Bishop Montgomery shines in Collision All-Star game putting some of the CIF Southern Section’s best basketball players versus the L.A. City Section. McDonald’s All-American Tom Welsh also stands out. We also rundown California performers in national all-star games. Whenever point guard Justin Bibbins steps out on the court, […]
Speed events to hit Tracy, Bakersfield ( Cal Hi Sports )
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:01:37 +0000
Cal-Hi Sports will partner with Gold Medal Excellence to host its very first all-sports speed camp and football combine at two locations this June. We’re looking to help high school athletes and those coming into high school to build their speed no matter what sport they play and we’re looking to find some of the […]
Bay Area Baseball, Softball Top 20s ( Cal Hi Sports )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:13:40 +0000
The top-ranked two baseball teams in the region may meet this week at St. Francis Elite 8 tourney. In softball, Salesian of Richmond goes in as only newcomer. We produce these rankings in support of the Cal-Hi Sports Bay Area TV show, which airs live on KUSI Channel 20 in San Francisco on Sunday nights. […]
Baseball, Softball State Top 20s ( Cal Hi Sports )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:46:03 +0000
Huntington Beach jumps to No. 1 in the state in baseball after winning Hard 9 National Classic and other top teams falter elsewhere in other tourney. Not much changed in softball but Los Osos and Chino are back in the State Top 20. Check below for this week’s new list of the State Top 20 […]
More State Boys Players of the Year ( Cal Hi Sports )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:33:13 +0000
We choose honorees for seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen and for each CIF division. Bishop O’Dowd’s Ivan Rabb actually is on top for two classifications while for the third straight year, the frosh honoree is from the San Fernando Valley. For this season’s Mr. Basketball choice and an all-time listing of previous state players of […]
Mr. Basketball 2014: Stanley Johnson ( Cal Hi Sports )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:33:53 +0000
No surprise here, but it is now official as Mater Dei’s four-year standout joins all-time state list that extends back to 1905 and includes others such as Bill Sharman, Paul Silas, Bill Walton, Bill Cartwright, Jason Kidd, Paul Pierce, Tyson Chandler, Kawhi Leonard and Aaron Gordon. For this season’s full lineup of state players of […]
Expanded Baseball State Top 20 ( Cal Hi Sports )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:06:17 +0000
Each team gets broken down in this post from new No. 1 Huntington Beach down through No. 20 Archbishop Mitty. The rankings do not include any results from this week. Get your Gold Club membership today to check it out if you haven’t done so yet. Please check out and bookmark our Cal-Hi Sports Insider […]
Expanded Softball State Top 20 ( Cal Hi Sports )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:02:10 +0000
Each team gets broken down in this post from No. 1 Mission Viejo down through new No. 19 Chino and No. 20 Granada of Livermore. A list of teams on the bubble is added as well. The rankings do not include any results from this week. Get your Gold Club membership today to check it […]
More State Girls Players of the Year ( Cal Hi Sports )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:23:50 +0000
We choose honorees for seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen and for each CIF division. Two girls – Katie Lou Samuelson and Sabrina Ionescu – actually both collect two separate honors. For this season’s Ms. Basketball choice and an all-time listing of previous state players of the year, CLICK HERE. To check out state record lists […]
Ms. Basketball 2014: Jordin Canada ( Cal Hi Sports )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:24:04 +0000
The Windward of Los Angeles standout edges runner-up and NorCal’s top candidate, Mariya Moore, to gain state’s highest girls basketball honor. Canada joins all-time state list that goes back to 1972 and includes others such as Cheryl Miller, Lisa Leslie and Diana Taurasi. For this season’s full lineup of state players of the year by […]
Sports Roundup: Flintridge Prep baseball bounces back with win at Rio Hondo Prep ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:01:00 PDT
BASEBALL
La Cañada High boys' volleyball swept aside by Temple City ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:29:00 PDT
Volleyball: Spartan boys suffer 25-16, 25-19, 25-23 Rio Hondo League home loss against Rams.

LA CAÑADA — Just past the midway point of the season and the La Cañada High boys’ volleyball teams remains a work in progress.
La Cañada High soccer's Megan Decker led Spartans' success with a smile ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:35:00 PDT
Playing with passion and skill, La Cañada High junior's versatile play was key to the greatest Spartans season ever.

Every high school team has high hopes before the season — some realistic, some maybe not so much.
All-Area Girls' Soccer First Team ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:53:00 PDT
Casey Basso, Senior, Midfielder/Forward, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
All-Area Girls' Soccer Second Team ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:10:00 PDT
Brianna Albarian, Senior, Midfielder, La Cañada
La Cañada High boys' tennis doubles up Temple City ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:33:00 PDT
Tennis: Spartans remain in second in Rio Hondo League after 12-6 victory Wednesday.

Sports Roundup: La Cañada High baseball suffers late-inning heartbreak ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:07:00 PDT
BASEBALL
St. Francis High golf caps spectacular week on course ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:09:00 PDT
Golf: Golden Knights get one-under-par 34 from Han to record 183-211 Mission League win against Chaminade.

PASADENA — With its spring break about to begin, the St. Francis High golf team will enter its well-earned vacation having generated plenty of momentum.
Glendale High girls' lacrosse turns back La Cañada again ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:36:00 PDT
Lacrosse: Nitros receive four goals from Ruiz en route to 9-4 Pacific League road win.

Sports Roundup: Crescenta Valley, Flintridge Prep and St. Francis turns in impressive wins at Mt. Sac Relays ( La Canada Valley Sun )
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:34:00 PDT
BOYS’ TRACK AND FIELD
Half an inning proves the difference for Crescenta Valley High baseball against Hoover ( Glendale News-Press )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:18:00 PDT
Baseball: Falcons score six runs in fourth, notch 6-0 victory versus Tornadoes at Stengel Field.

GLENDALE — A pitching duel that could have very easily thrown the Pacific League standings into flux changed in just one-half inning.
Burbank baseball able to come back to steal league win against Glendale ( Glendale News-Press )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:39:00 PDT
Baseball: Bulldogs push across winning run in the sixth inning to salvage a 5-4 victory against visiting Nitros.

BURBANK — Burbank High's baseball team, the co-defending league champion, found itself in an all-too-familiar situation Friday of having to play catch-up in a Pacific League game against visiting Glendale.
Sports Roundup: Crescenta Valley, Flintridge Prep and St. Francis turns in impressive wins at Mt. Sac Relays ( Glendale News-Press )
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:34:00 PDT
BOYS’ TRACK AND FIELD
Sports Roundup: Hoover boys' tennis gets big league win ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:17:00 PDT
BOYS’ TENNIS
Glendale boys' tennis doubles up Crescenta Valley ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:23:00 PDT
Tennis: Nitro boys win seven doubles sets to pick up 12-6 Pacific League home win.

GLENDALE — Heading into the home stretch of the regular season, the Glendale High boys’ tennis team is seeking to solidify its doubles play.
Crescenta Valley High girls' track comes up short in league title showdown ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:44:00 PDT
Track and field: Falcons girls finish second after 83-53 setback, while boys are fourth.

LA CRESCENTA — A strong regular season will go without one big prize for the Crescenta Valley High girls’ track and field team.
Crescenta Valley baseball forges first-place tie ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:53:00 PDT
Baseball: Gadsby goes distance, Falcons tally 15 hits in 6-2 win over Pasadena.

PASADENA — For seven innings, Crescenta Valley High junior pitcher Brian Gadsby was strong on the mound and his defense was flawless behind him.
Garrett Ohara takes over as athletic director at Flintridge Prep ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:06:00 PDT
Veteran boys' basketball coach succeeds Alex Rivera, who held position since 1986.

Garrett Ohara is used to following in Alex Rivera’s footsteps down the career path at Flintridge Prep.
Crescenta Valley boys' volleyball completes sweep of Glendale ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:24:00 PDT
Volleyball: Falcons receive 12 kills from Kim to record 25-17, 32-30, 25-18 Pacific League road win against Nitros.

GLENDALE — Whether lining up for a serve or handling the outside hitting responsibilities, Min Kim came prepared to have an impact on the Crescenta Valley High boys’ volleyball team.
Glendale High track and field teams topple Hoover, retain Bronze Bowl ( Glendale News-Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:51:00 PDT
Track and field: Nitros garner sweep of rival Tornadoes in Pacific League dual meet at Hoover.

GLENDALE — Instead of collecting the Bronze Bowl and gathering with it at midfield for a postmeet celebration, the members of the Glendale High boys’ and girls’ track and field teams opted for something a bit different.
UCLA's Myles Jack is a LB, but RB is not entirely out of the question ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:08:00 -0400
UCLA phenom Myles Jack said playing linebacker is his job, but that doesn't mean that he won't see snaps in the backfield.
Kings pushed to brink of elimination after Game 3 loss to Sharks ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:38:00 -0400
The Kings are one game away from being swept in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs after suffering a 4-3 overtime loss to the Sharks in Game 3. 
Angels react to historic night for Albert Pujols ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:01:00 -0400
Albert Pujols joined the 500 home run club on Monday, becoming the first player in MLB history to hit No. 499 and 500 in the same game. Pujols reflects on the accomplishment while the Angels weigh in on getting to witness history.
USC DB Josh Shaw makes most of coaching shuffle ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:11:00 -0400
Josh Shaw has gone through a lot of coaches in his college career, but it hasn't always been a cycle of rinse and repeat for the redshirt senior.
Angels fans share in Albert Pujols history ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:12:00 -0400
Meet Tom Sherrill, the 29-year-old Air Force staff sergeant who probably wasn't supposed to catch the ball from Albert Pujols' 500th home run.
#LAAvsWAS: GIF of the Night ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:56:00 -0400
Watch Raul Ibanez photobomb Albert Pujols a day after he belted home run No. 499 and 500.
Warriors focused on two issues heading into Game 3 ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:28:00 -0400
The Warriors have two objectives heading into Game 3: Stop Blake Griffin, and get Steph Curry going.
Down 3-0, Kings still have faith ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:56:00 -0400
Things might be bleak, but it's not impossible for Kings to come back from a 3-0 playoff deficit. Just ask forward Mike Richards, captain of the Philadelphia Flyers team that did it in 2010.
Angels blow 3-run lead in 9th, fall to Nats ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:56:00 -0400
Adam LaRoche's tiebreaking RBI single off the first pitch from Fernando Salas capped a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 Wednesday night to avoid a sweep.
Stars beat Ducks, even series 2-2 ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:22:00 -0400
Cody Eakin and Alex Goligoski scored 1:22 apart on Dallas' first two shots in the third period and the Stars beat the top-seeded Anaheim Ducks 4-2 on Wednesday in Game 4 of the best-of-seven series that is all even now.
Roundup: Burbank High boys' volleyball gets sweep against Arcadia ( Burbank Leader )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:57:00 PDT
BOYS' VOLLEYBALL
It's a Winn, win result for Burbank High softball against Glendale ( Burbank Leader )
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:54:00 PDT
GLENDALE — Burbank High softball Coach Mike Delaney and Glendale Coach Greg Martin walked into distinctly different situations when they took over their respective programs this season.
Burbank's Apinchapong has fine showing at league boys' golf match ( Burbank Leader )
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:04:00 PDT
Golf: Falcons finish second in Pacific League's third match, while Burbank's Jason Apinchapong is area's top-scorer, Burroughs takes third and Glendale is fifth.

ARCADIA — On an afternoon of small surprises from both the Crescenta Valley High and Burbank boys’ golf teams, a change among the Pacific League leaders wasn’t shocking.
Burbank baseball able to come back to steal league win against Glendale ( Burbank Leader )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:39:00 PDT
Baseball: Bulldogs push across winning run in the sixth inning to salvage a 5-4 victory against visiting Nitros.

BURBANK — Burbank High's baseball team, the co-defending league champion, found itself in an all-too-familiar situation Friday of having to play catch-up in a Pacific League game against visiting Glendale.
Burbank softball doubles up on Arcadia ( Burbank Leader )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:29:00 PDT
Softball: Bulldogs notch 8-4 home win against Apaches to stay unbeaten in the Pacific League.

BURBANK — The Arcadia High softball team accomplished something not many teams have been able to pull off this season against Burbank and ace pitcher Caitlyn Brooks.
Big first inning sparks Burroughs softball past Glendale ( Burbank Leader )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:32:00 PDT
Softball: Indians tally nine first-inning runs to pick up 16-3 Pacific League road win against Nitros.

GLENDALE — Doug Nicol has seen his share of hard-hit balls around the diamond.
Pole vaulter Matt Schwartz's future is up in the air ( Burbank Leader )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:43:00 PDT
Burroughs boys' track and field athlete has continued to reach impressive heights during his senior campaign.

Matt Schwartz has vaulted himself into some rarefied air at Burroughs High.
Roundup: Burbank baseball drops league game to Arcadia ( Burbank Leader )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:21:00 PDT
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Burroughs High baseball comes alive late against Glendale ( Burbank Leader )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 PDT
Baseball: Indians score four runs over final two innings in picking up 4-1 Pacific League win at Nitros' expense.

BURBANK — An opportunity to move into a tie for fourth place awaited the Burroughs and Glendale high baseball teams before Tuesday's Pacific League game.
Burroughs boys' track team captures first league title in 17 years ( Burbank Leader )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:03:00 PDT
Track and field: Indians best rival Burbank to clinch Pacific League crown, while Bulldogs girls' squad earns cross-town victory.

A long standing league championship drought was going to be snapped Wednesday.
UCLA's Myles Jack is a LB, but RB is not entirely out of the question ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:08:00 -0400
UCLA phenom Myles Jack said playing linebacker is his job, but that doesn't mean that he won't see snaps in the backfield.
Kings pushed to brink of elimination after Game 3 loss to Sharks ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:38:00 -0400
The Kings are one game away from being swept in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs after suffering a 4-3 overtime loss to the Sharks in Game 3. 
Angels react to historic night for Albert Pujols ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:01:00 -0400
Albert Pujols joined the 500 home run club on Monday, becoming the first player in MLB history to hit No. 499 and 500 in the same game. Pujols reflects on the accomplishment while the Angels weigh in on getting to witness history.
USC DB Josh Shaw makes most of coaching shuffle ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:11:00 -0400
Josh Shaw has gone through a lot of coaches in his college career, but it hasn't always been a cycle of rinse and repeat for the redshirt senior.
Angels fans share in Albert Pujols history ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:12:00 -0400
Meet Tom Sherrill, the 29-year-old Air Force staff sergeant who probably wasn't supposed to catch the ball from Albert Pujols' 500th home run.
#LAAvsWAS: GIF of the Night ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:56:00 -0400
Watch Raul Ibanez photobomb Albert Pujols a day after he belted home run No. 499 and 500.
Warriors focused on two issues heading into Game 3 ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:28:00 -0400
The Warriors have two objectives heading into Game 3: Stop Blake Griffin, and get Steph Curry going.
Down 3-0, Kings still have faith ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:56:00 -0400
Things might be bleak, but it's not impossible for Kings to come back from a 3-0 playoff deficit. Just ask forward Mike Richards, captain of the Philadelphia Flyers team that did it in 2010.
Angels blow 3-run lead in 9th, fall to Nats ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:56:00 -0400
Adam LaRoche's tiebreaking RBI single off the first pitch from Fernando Salas capped a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 Wednesday night to avoid a sweep.
Stars beat Ducks, even series 2-2 ( Fox Sports West )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:22:00 -0400
Cody Eakin and Alex Goligoski scored 1:22 apart on Dallas' first two shots in the third period and the Stars beat the top-seeded Anaheim Ducks 4-2 on Wednesday in Game 4 of the best-of-seven series that is all even now.
Area Roundup 4-15-14: Oak Hills baseball picks up 100th win ( Victorville Daily Press )
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:58:00 -0700
NEWPORT BEACH • The Oak Hills baseball team overcame 15 strikeouts to beat Newport Harbor 1-0 in a pitcher’s duel at the Beach Pit Classic on Tuesday and pick up its 100th win in program history.The game remained scoreless until the top of the...
Prep Volleyball: Apple Valley's Lyneis, Barstow's Verrill sign with WNMU ( Victorville Daily Press )
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:39:00 -0700
Barstow’s Heather Verrill and Apple Valley’s Morgan Lyneis both signed national letters of intent Wednesday to play volleyball at NCAA Division II Western New Mexico University.Verrill and Lyneis both play club volleyball for Rancho Valley...
Prep Golf: Apple Valley, Ellazar win MRL match in windy conditions ( Victorville Daily Press )
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:31:00 -0700
APPLE VALLEY • Apple Valley senior Katrina Ellazar doesn’t mind playing in the wind, and she’s shown she can handle it.Ellazar claimed medalist honors by two shots with a 4-over 40 in gusty conditions Thursday on the Spring Valley Lake Country...
Prep Baseball: Hesperia hangs on to beat Apple Valley ( Victorville Daily Press )
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:36:00 -0700
APPLE VALLEY • It was a high school baseball game that had just about everything imaginable.The only thing missing was the long ball. There were hits, wild pitches, passed balls, squeeze plays, errors, pitching changes and lots of runs. Even the...
Brother and sister R.J. and B.B. Bates announce signings ( Victorville Daily Press )
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:11:00 -0700
OAK HILLS • Brother and sister R.J. and B.B. Bates have long been trying to one-up each other.So it’s fitting that they gathered Friday afternoon to celebrate each other’s signings at press conference at Oak Hills.As one is preparing to play...
Area Roundup 4-21-14: Oak Hills' Mangiaterra ties for sixth in Hemet ( Victorville Daily Press )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:50:00 -0700
HEMET • Oak Hills senior Samuel Mangiaterra took on some of the best golfers in the Inland Empire and when all was said and done, he came away with a top six finish on Monday. Mangiaterra shot a 2-over-par 74 to finish in a tie for sixth place the...
Prep Notebook: Garcia named new Silverado AD ( Victorville Daily Press )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:57:00 -0700
Iggy Garcia became Silverado’s fourth athletic director in three years when he took the job in March.Garcia replaces Tyrone Brown, who resigned in March. It’s an interim position through the end of the school year when the position will be open...
Athletes of the Week: Wonchan Kim and Chloe Romero ( Victorville Daily Press )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:56:00 -0700
Name:Wonchan KimSport: Prep Boys TennisSchool: Apple ValleyGrade: JuniorThis week’s accomplishment: Kim helped lead the Sun Devils to wins over Serrano and Hesperia. In the victory over the D’backs, Kim lost just four games in his singles sweep....
Prep Softball: ACE hands University Prep first CVL loss, takes 1st place ( Victorville Daily Press )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:59:00 -0700
VICTORVILLE • The Academy of Careers and Exploration softball team’s only loss this season came against University Prep in the Royal Classic championship game.Since then the Eagles have gone on to crush every team in their way.On Tuesday, the...
Prep Baseball: Sultana hammers Hesperia, moves into tie for second in MRL ( Victorville Daily Press )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:55:00 -0700
HESPERIA • Twice, Sultana starter Cesar Godinez found himself with bases-loaded jams on Wednesday afternoon. And while he didn’t come away unscathed, allowing one run, Godinez didn’t give up the big inning. The same couldn’t be said for...
Local roundup, April 21: Baseball, golf, softball ( Ventura County Star )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:07:00 -0000
Highlights from high school baseball, softball and golf.
Softball: Buena gains share of first with 5-3 win ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:27:00 -0000
Gabriella Ramos started the season batting at the top of the Buena High softball lineup. After a bit of a slump, she fell out of the lineup completely for a few weeks.
Track and field notebook: Ventura teams in league of their own ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:30:00 -0000
To say Ventura High is consistenly good in Channel League track and field is to sell the point short.
Local Roundup, April 22: Community College, prep sports ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:37:00 -0000
Highlights from community college baseball and softball; high school baseball, softball, golf, tennis, volleyball and swimming
Latest releaguing plan creates 3 football leagues ( Ventura County Star )
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:26:00 -0000
With the third attempt, the Northern Area produced ... finality?
Swimming notebook: Westlake girls team makes league statement ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:16:00 -0000
Westlake High girls earn impressive dual meet victory over Royal in Marmonte League showdown.
The Star's High School Swimming Rankings ( Ventura County Star )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:17:00 -0000
The Star's High School Swimming Rankings
Local Roundup, April 23: CLU, prep highlights ( Ventura County Star )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:30:00 -0000
Highlights from CLU baseball, high school baseball, softball, tennis, golf, track, swimming and lacrosse
The Star's Athletes of the Week ( Ventura County Star )
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:37:00 -0000
This week's Athletes of the Week
Boys Volleyball: Newbury Park sweeps Westlake ( Ventura County Star )
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:11:00 -0000
The Newbury Park High boys volleyball team took one big step closer to winning its first Marmonte League championship by sweeping visiting Westlake on Wednesday night.
Valencia baseball causes gridlock ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:16:58 -0400

The Valencia baseball team is on a roll.

On the Beat Tennis: Rare times for a dynasty ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:19:46 -0400

With his 6-7 loss to Golden Valley’s Brandon Yu on Tuesday, Valencia’s No. 1 singles player Chad LeDuff saw his perfect streak through the Foothill League come to an end.

Hart golf takes league match No. 2 ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:20:21 -0400

Maybe the biggest layoff between Foothill League boys golf matches ever spelled a couple of interesting results on Wednesday at Robinson Ranch.

No stopping Valencia swim ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:30:15 -0400

Valencia’s depth probably wouldn’t have allowed it to have much of a let down on Wednesday, but Vikings head coach Chris Stroh still preached to his team that last week’s girls’ victory and boys’ tie against Hart didn’t mean they could relax Wednesday against West Ranch.

Saugus baseball finding its offense ( Santa Clarita Signal )
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:36:56 -0400

The Saugus Centurions’ pitching staff continues to deal, and its bats continue to heat up.

Baseball: Area trio selected in first-year player draft ( Whittier Daily News )
Fri, 7 Jun 2013 23:12:46 PDT
Three pitching prospects with local ties were taken on the second day of the Major League Baseball amateur draft Friday.
High School Boys Volleyball: South Pasadena trio leads way for public team ( Whittier Daily News )
Sun, 9 Jun 2013 20:51:31 PDT
When the chips were down, the public team in Sunday's annual San Gabriel Valley All-Star senior volleyball game went to what it knew best.
High Schools: Glendora coach Don Sumner dies at 64 ( Whittier Daily News )
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 23:05:04 PDT
Don Sumner, who earned The Tribune cross country coach of the year honors in 2009 after guiding the Glendora cross country team to a CIF-Southern Section title and runner-up finish at the state meet, passed last week while at work.
La Serna: Ginger Larsin era comes to a close ( Whittier Daily News )
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 22:43:55 PDT
Ginger Larsin, who for the past 26 years has been head coach of the La Serna High softball team, told this newspaper she is retiring from coaching effective immediately.
Religious bias cited in schools' federal lawsuit against CIF over new leagues ( Whittier Daily News )
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:17:00 PDT
Four Southland parochial high schools are claiming religious bias and lack of due process in a federal lawsuit fighting a California Interscholastic Federation decision to pull their sports teams from mixed public-private school leagues and place them in new leagues made up of predominantly religious schools.
High School Football Notebook: Bonita Air Assault passing tournament on tap ( Whittier Daily News )
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 22:48:22 PDT
Beating the heat may be just as important as beating man-to-man coverage when the Bonita Air Assault passing tournament kicks off today in what's expected to be triple-digit temperatures at Bonita High School.
2013 All-Area Boys Golf Team: Damien's Brandon Tsujimoto leads San Gabriel Valley picks ( Whittier Daily News )
Fri, 12 Jul 2013 16:11:42 PDT
Brandon Tsujimoto started the 2013 golf season strong and finished just as strongly.
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2013 San Gabriel Valley All-Area Boys Golf Team
CIF denies Antonio "Noodles" Hull's appeal for eligibility with Diamond Bar football team ( Whittier Daily News )
Wed, 17 Jul 2013 15:58:28 PDT
The California Interscholastic Association, or CIF, has denied Diamond Bar High School football player Antonio "Noodles" Hull's appeals bid and the junior standout will not be eligible to play for the Brahmas varsity football team until Nov.
Sportswriter and editor Bob Shafer dies at 87 ( Whittier Daily News )
Thu, 25 Jul 2013 12:28:06 PDT
Bob Shafer, a versatile and popular sportswriter and editor in a long career with the Pasadena Star-News, Santa Monica Outlook and Los Angeles Daily News, died July 10 in Simi Valley.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: California hires Romone Neal to coach boys basketball ( Whittier Daily News )
Wed, 7 Aug 2013 23:36:24 PDT
Cal High has hired former Corona Roosevelt and Garden Grove La Quinta coach Romone Neal to take over its boys basketball program and teach social studies.