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Glendale High boys' basketball creates separation in besting Hoover

Glendale High boys' basketball creates separation in besting Hoover

GLENDALE — Eric Kirakosian wanted to provide some pop to the Glendale High boys’ basketball team’s offense.

Ismail's triple-double sparks Flintridge Prep girls' basketball against Mayfield

PASADENA — Backed by a triple-double from one of its stalwart players, the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team’s winning streak reached double digits.

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy soccer worn down by Harvard-Westlake

LA CAÑADA — With a spot atop the standings at stake Saturday afternoon, the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy soccer team surrendered the first three goals of its Mission League showdown to visiting Harvard-Westlake, which received a score...

Crescenta Valley High boys' soccer continues surge with win at Arcadia

ARCADIA — Nearly written off as dead and buried, the Crescenta Valley High boys’ soccer team is enjoying a revival at an important time.

Glendale girls' basketball pulls down win over Hoover

GLENDALE — Pacific League rivals Glendale High and Hoover matched against each other in both schools' final game of the first half of the girls’ basketball league schedule on Friday.

Crescenta Valley High boys' hoops charges into second half after win at Arcadia

ARCADIA — Behind a balance scoring attack, the Crescenta Valley High boys’ basketball team found its way back over the .500 mark in league.

Glendale boys' soccer blows out rival Hoover

GLENDALE — For the first 25 minutes of their Pacific League match Friday , the Glendale High and Hoover boys’ soccer teams played evenly. Then things quickly swung in Glendale’s favor.

Hoover High girls' soccer forced to settle for tie with Glendale

Hoover High girls' soccer forced to settle for tie with Glendale

GLENDALE — Sometimes a final score that ends in a tie comes as a relief, with the mindset that it’s better than a loss. Other times it results in disappointment, with one team believing it should have won.

Crescenta Valley High girls' soccer gives first-place Arcadia all it can handle in loss

LA CRESCENTA — Arcadia High’s girls’ soccer team has largely run roughshod over the Pacific League this season.But in the rivalry game that transpired Friday afternoon at Crescenta Valley High, the Falcons were very much up to the...

Glendale Community College men's tennis preview: Vaqueros like shot at staying on top

Glendale Community College men's tennis preview: Vaqueros like shot at staying on top

It took nine years for the Glendale Community College men’s team to chase down Ventura and arrive back on top of the Western State Conference. Now, the Vaqueros would like nothing more than to repeat as conference champions.

Glendale Community College softball moves into new season with new expectations

Glendale Community College softball moves into new season with new expectations

Thirteen will not only have to be a lucky number for the Glendale Community College softball team this season, but a durable one at that.

Glendale Community College women's tennis preview: Vaqueros look to take one more step ahead

Glendale Community College women's tennis preview: Vaqueros look to take one more step ahead

Deo Sy hasn’t spent much time trying to break down the Western State Conference from top to bottom.

Flintridge Sacred Heart water polo rallies back only to fall to Alemany in OT

Flintridge Sacred Heart water polo rallies back only to fall to Alemany in OT

LA CAÑADA — Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy’s water polo team was able to battle back twice Thursday in its Mission League match against Alemany.

All-Area Football Player of the Year: Gadsby comes back to greatness with Crescenta Valley football

All-Area Football Player of the Year: Gadsby comes back to greatness with Crescenta Valley football

With 12 weeks of triumph and a season’s worth of glory already behind it, Crescenta Valley High’s football team faced the very real proposition of it all concluding within the few minutes that lay in front of it.

Glendale Adventist Academy girls' basketball bested by Milken Community

GLENDALE — There’s been quite a turnover among the personnel for the Glendale Adventist Academy girls’ basketball team.

Glendale girls' water polo gets over Burroughs

Glendale girls' water polo gets over Burroughs

BURBANK — It was evident that the Glendale High girls’ water polo team had a strategy in dealing with Burroughs standout goalkeeper Kate Wilke when the teams met Wednesday in a Pacific League contest.

Flintridge Prep girls' soccer remains in search of first league win

LA CAÑADA — Two matches into Prep League play and the members of the Flintridge Prep girls’ soccer team find themselves having to play catch-up in their quest to stay in playoff contention.

Crescenta Valley girls' basketball locks down Glendale

Crescenta Valley girls' basketball locks down Glendale

LA CRESCENTA — One team’s forgettable half was the other’s catalyst for a victory in a well-played defensive game between the Crescenta Valley High and Glendale girls’ basketball teams Tuesday evening.

Crescenta Valley High boys' basketball shoots down Glendale

GLENDALE — Whether he stood at the free-throw line or in three-point territory, Arin Ovanessian looked in control.

Crescenta Valley High, Glendale battle to scoreless tie in boys' soccer

Crescenta Valley High, Glendale battle to scoreless tie in boys' soccer

GLENDALE — With less than 15 minutes remaining, the reserve players and coaching staffs for the Crescenta Valley High and Glendale boys’ soccer team rose from their respective benches to watch their squads trade golden scoring...

Flintridge Prep girls' basketball rolls past archrival Pasadena Poly

Flintridge Prep girls' basketball rolls past archrival Pasadena Poly

PASADENA — Last season, Flintridge Prep and Pasadena Poly shared the title of Prep League girls’ basketball champion and, so far this season, both schools were undefeated in defense of that crown.

Burroughs basketball holds off Hoover to win in overtime

BURBANK — Battling back from a 10-point deficit, the Hoover High boys' basketball team put itself in a good position to win Tuesday's Pacific League game against Burroughs.

Flintridge Prep boys' basketball shot down by rival Pasadena Poly

PASADENA — A crucial early Prep League tilt for the Flintridge Prep boys’ basketball team played out as such in a playoff environment Saturday evening at Pasadena Poly.

Sizable run in fourth quarter lifts Glendale basketball past Burbank

Sizable run in fourth quarter lifts Glendale basketball past Burbank

BURBANK — It was a large run that helped the Glendale High girls' basketball team lift itself out of a rut.

Crescenta Valley High boys' soccer shuts down Hoover

Crescenta Valley High boys' soccer shuts down Hoover

Entering Friday’s Pacific League match, the Crescenta Valley High and Hoover boys’ soccer teams were the only two squads without a league victory.

Flintridge Sacred Heart soccer notches big win over Chaminade

LA CAÑADA — One minute of opportune offense followed by 79 minutes of strong play, particularly on the defensive end, added up to a pivotal victory for the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy soccer team.

Sessarego boots Crescenta Valley soccer past Hoover

GLENDALE — When Crescenta Valley High’s girls’ soccer team had previously walked away from the Hoover High field, it did so brimming with frustration after a disappointing tie.

Crescenta Valley High boys' basketball gets best of Hoover

LA CRESCENTA — For the first time since the Pacific League expanded to eight teams in 2006, there appears to be parity throughout the standings.

College Update: Powdrill earns SCIAC weekly honors

College Update: Powdrill earns SCIAC weekly honors

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

Aquatics returns to St. Francis High

Water polo and swimming will return to St. Francis High starting next fall, the school announced Friday morning. Both shuttered programs will be reinstated beginning in the fall of the 2015-16 school year, with varsity play set to take place two...

Glendale girls' water polo comes up clutch to fend off Burbank

Glendale girls' water polo comes up clutch to fend off Burbank

BURBANK — In a Pacific League girls’ water polo match largely defined by defense, it was the clutch and opportunistic offensive play of Glendale High down the stretch that ultimately won the day.

Fradet carries Flintridge Sacred Heart basketball past rival Louisville

LA CAÑADA — A season ago, Kelly Fradet wasn’t comfortable when she had possession of the basketball. Now, that’s no longer the case for the junior guard on the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy basketball team.

Glendale Adventist basketball blitzed in league by top-10 team

GLENDALE — On the surface, Thursday’s lopsided loss suffered by the Glendale Adventist Academy boys’ basketball team could be viewed as having little redeeming value.

Second-half push lifts Hoover High boys' basketball past Burbank

Second-half push lifts Hoover High boys' basketball past Burbank

GLENDALE — With just three juniors and the rest of the team consisting of seniors, the Hoover High boys’ basketball squad, despite being without two key players, looked like a seasoned, veteran group in the first quarter of Wednesday&...

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Photo Gallery: Glendale vs. Burroughs Pacific League girls water polo

Photo Gallery: Glendale vs. Burroughs Pacific League girls water polo

The Glendale High girls' water polo team remains undefeated in Pacific League play, following their 9-6 win over host Burroughs High Wednesday.

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