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Ball-hawking defense leads way for Glendale Community College football victory

Ball-hawking defense leads way for Glendale Community College football victory

GLENDALE — Behind the strength of perhaps its strongest defensive effort this season, if not ever, the Glendale Community College football team returned to both its dominant and winning ways...

Flintridge Prep football rallies for Prep League victory over Firebaugh, 25-21

LA CAÑADA — Navigated by the fleet feet and clutch play of junior Andrew Tsangeos, the Flintridge Prep football team founds its way to a thrilling homecoming victory Saturday night.

St. Francis High football responds in second half for 52-41 league win over Cathedral

St. Francis High football responds in second half for 52-41 league win over Cathedral

LOS ANGELES — Facing its most arduous test thus far, the St. Francis High football team responded with its most clutch performance yet.

Defense, special teams lead way for Crescenta Valley High football in win over Hoover

GLENDALE — On an evening when the high-flying Crescenta Valley High football team’s offense didn’t contribute a point until the second quarter, the Falcons proved that such a statistical dream scenario was instead a nightmare for...

Rested Glendale Community College football embarks on second half of season

Rested Glendale Community College football embarks on second half of season

Refreshed from their bye, the members of the Glendale Community College football team are ready for the start of the season’s second half.

Glendale Community College cross-country drops uphill battle at Mt. SAC

A four-race winning streak and an air of invincibility ended for the Glendale Community College women’s cross-country team Friday morning at Mt. San Antonio College.

Burbank High football holds off Glendale comeback attempt to earn league win

Burbank High football holds off Glendale comeback attempt to earn league win

GLENDALE — The Glendale High and Burbank football teams have both had their share of struggles this season.

Beauchemin to sit out season as coach of Glendale Community College mens' basketball team

Beauchemin to sit out season as coach of Glendale Community College mens' basketball team

Brian Beauchemin, who ranks third in the state with 592 career victories, will not coach the Glendale Community College mens' basketball team for the 2014-15 season.

Burroughs High boys, Burbank's Fernandez find spot in Pacific League winner's circle

Burroughs High boys, Burbank's Fernandez find spot in Pacific League winner's circle

ARCADIA — For quite some time, it seemed as if the Arcadia High cross-country program was unbeatable at its home course of Arcadia County Park.

Crescenta Valley boys' water polo races past Pasadena

LA CRESCENTA — Vasil Halchev can handle constructive criticism.

College Update: Another milestone for Coffey

College Update: Another milestone for Coffey

The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.

Game of the Week: Undefeated St. Francis collides with fellow unbeaten Cathedral

Game of the Week: Undefeated St. Francis collides with fellow unbeaten Cathedral

The following are previews of the area's upcoming high school football games this week.

Flintridge Prep boys' water polo scratches seven-year itch versus archrival Pasadena Poly

Flintridge Prep boys' water polo scratches seven-year itch versus archrival Pasadena Poly

LA CAÑADA — Scribbled across a mounted white dry-erase board about five feet from the Flintridge Prep pool was an ominous date in Rebels’ history.

Local products bid farewell to 2014 Major League Baseball season

Local products bid farewell to 2014 Major League Baseball season

The following are highlights from the 2014 season for local athletes playing Major League Baseball.

Christian Bergman looks back on rookie season as learning experience

Christian Bergman looks back on rookie season as learning experience

During a conversation in regards to his first season in Major League Baseball, Christian Bergman interrupts himself.

Glendale Adventist Academy girls' volleyball falls in three to Buckley

GLENDALE — There’s a minimum amount of experience across the board for the Glendale Adventist Academy girls’ volleyball team.

Glendale High boys' water polo holds off late charge from Crescenta Valley

Glendale High boys' water polo holds off late charge from Crescenta Valley

BURBANK — A little less than a year passed since the last time the Crescenta Valley High and Glendale boys’ water polo teams last matched up at the Burbank High pool.

Flintridge Sacred Heart volleyball sweeps Harvard-Westlake

LA CAÑADA — A sweep of its mainstay rival proved to be anything but easy for the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball team.

Burbank's Maemura, Crescenta Valley's Han carry local girls' golf torch into CIF

OXNARD — Advancement to the CIF Southern Section individual postseason was on the line for the Pacific League’s final 13 survivors who qualified to Tuesday morning’s league finals at the River Ridge Golf Club Vineyard Course.

Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club: Crescenta Valley, St. Francis football keep rolling along

Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club: Crescenta Valley, St. Francis football keep rolling along

GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 72nd year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the sixth meeting of the year.

Glendale college honors its own with Hall of Fame ceremony

Glendale college honors its own with Hall of Fame ceremony

GLENDALE — Mark McMillian admits he was a “hard-headed kid” when he came out of Granada Hills Kennedy High in the late-1980s.

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball sweeps rival La Cañada

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball sweeps rival La Cañada

LA CAÑADA — There are a couple of things that bring out the best in the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and La Cañada High girls’ volleyball teams when they meet for their annual matchup.

Crescenta Valley High football flies by Glendale, 48-13

Crescenta Valley High football flies by Glendale, 48-13

GLENDALE — For 24 minutes on Friday night, the much-ballyhooed Crescenta Valley High offensive spectacular was exactly that.

Flintridge Prep football falls in league opener to Rio Hondo Prep

Flintridge Prep football falls in league opener to Rio Hondo Prep

LOS ANGELES — A spirited showing in the second half by the Flintridge Prep football team wasn’t enough to nullify a forgettable first half, as the Rebels dropped the first game of Prep League play to visiting Rio Hondo Prep on Friday...

St. Francis High football regroups in second half to thwart Harvard-Westlake

STUDIO CITY — After not touching the ball in the first half, things changed instantly in the second half for Dylan Crawford .

Glendale Community College football team takes a break

Glendale Community College football team takes a break

Entering a bye week with a 4-1 record at the midway point in the season would be cause for celebration for most teams. That’s not necessarily the case for the Glendale Community College football team.

Glendale Community College men's, women's cross-country squads share winner's circle

For the first time this season, the Glendale Community College women’s and men’s cross-country teams both found themselves in the winner’s circle.

Burroughs High football picks up rare shutout versus Hoover

Burroughs High football picks up rare shutout versus Hoover

GLENDALE — Rather than become history in the Pacific League postseason race, the Burroughs High football team made a little Thursday evening at Glendale High.

Crescenta Valley boys' water polo surges past Hoover

Crescenta Valley boys' water polo surges past Hoover

LA CRESCENTA — With the Pacific League boys’ water polo season still in its infant stages, Hoover High has created a buzz that it could very well be a darkhorse.

Glendale High girls' tennis completes sweep of Crescenta Valley

GLENDALE — En route to the postseason, the Glendale High girls’ tennis team has certainly encountered its share of bumps in the road, including Thursday afternoon versus visiting Crescenta Valley.

College Update: Zamudio, Nelson still running strong at next level

College Update: Zamudio, Nelson still running strong at next level

The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.

Prep League preview: Change is key as season gets underway

Prep League preview: Change is key as season gets underway

Change was both swift and impactful this offseason for the Prep League in regards to football.

Crescenta Valley, Glendale football set for next 'Battle for the Gong'

Crescenta Valley, Glendale football set for next 'Battle for the Gong'

The following are previews of the area's upcoming high school football games this week.

Angelus League preview: Favored St. Francis High ready for new league, some new foes

Angelus League preview: Favored St. Francis High ready for new league, some new foes

After all the speculation, appeals, changes to the league in terms of schools and name, change in division and plenty of hype and expectation, the Angelus League kickoff has finally arrived.

Flintridge Prep polo rides dominating second quarter to league win against Chadwick

LA CAÑADA —It is not something that’s a secret among the Flintridge Prep boys’ water polo players.

Crescenta Valley golf's Chung, Han, Burbank's Maemura, La Cañada's Bessho advance to league final

VAN NUYS — With the Pacific League finals on deck, a handful of area girls’ golf players came into Wednesday’s final league match at Woodley Lakes Golf Course with plenty at stake.

Hoover High boys' water polo cruises past Burbank in league opener

Hoover High boys' water polo cruises past Burbank in league opener

BURBANK—For the first quarter of its Pacific League boys’ water polo opener Tuesday, Hoover High couldn’t create much separation in the contest with host Burbank.

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Photo Gallery: St. Francis vs. Cathedral football

Photo Gallery: St. Francis vs. Cathedral football

Facing its most arduous test thus far, the St. Francis High football team responded with its most clutch performance yet. Trailing by 13 at halftime with its offense stumbling and its defense reeling, the Golden Knights turned in a dominant second half to defeat host Cathedral, 52-41, on the road Friday in a key...

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