For quite some time, Flintridge Prep runner Alan Yoho had confessed a desire to test himself against the best talent in high school cross-country.
BURBANK — Playing with an offensive pace that proved difficult to defend, the Hoover High boys’ basketball team a capped strong run through the Providence High Paul Sutton Tip-Off Classic Tournament by winning the consolation...
BURBANK — Behind a near triple-double effort from senior center Arthur Terzyan, the Glendale High boys’ basketball team punctuated its great start to the season with a trophy on Friday evening.
LA CRESCENTA — Two games into the season, the Crescenta Valley High girls’ soccer team is still searching for its first victory.
BURBANK — Looking to preserve a one-goal lead in the waning moments, Elizabeth Hinckley had an inkling she would need to make one more save.
LA CRESCENTA — After winning its first two games by an average of 57.5 points, the Crescenta Valley High girls' basketball team encountered its first big test Friday night.
LOS ANGELES — Both Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and Glendale High had started the new girls’ soccer season on the right foot, with wins in the opener for both schools. Now, as the Nitros faced off against the host Tologs at...
GLENDALE — When Holy Family’s basketball team traveled the short distance within their home city for a nonleague contest against host Glendale Adventist Academy, there were a lot of firsts to be had for both squads.
LA CAÑADA — A first half of near-balanced action between the St. Francis High and visiting Granada Hills boys’ soccer teams gave way to a lopsided second half in opening pool-play action of the Ralph Brandt Tournament.
LA CRESCENTA — Two games into the season and the Crescenta Valley High girls’ basketball team hasn’t yielded a first-quarter field goal.
LA CRESCENTA — Jason Winicki took the initiative as he headed for the net.
BURBANK — The Burbank High girls' water polo team took advantage of a slow start by Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy to take a lead in the first quarter of Wednesday's nonleague match.
BURBANK — It didn’t take too long for the members of the Hoover High boys’ basketball team to respond from a tough defeat.
Over the last four seasons, the local girls’ soccer landscape has seen its share of league titles and playoff runs when it comes to Crescenta Valley, Flintridge Prep and, most notably, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy.
PASADENA — Nearly nine months had passed since Pasadena Poly ended the 2012-13 campaign for the Crescenta Valley High girls’ soccer team via a second-round postseason elimination victory in the CIF Southern Section Division III playoffs.
BURBANK — The first half was simply sloppy.
FRESNO — History came served with a tinge of bitterness for the Flintridge Prep cross-country program.
A history of success follows the Crescenta Valley High and Flintridge Prep boys' basketball teams into the 2013-14 season.
LA CAÑADA — A 30-yard heave into the end zone from St. Francis High quarterback Ty Gangi to receiver John Carroll thrown into double coverage fell incomplete with just over a second remaining on a fourth and five, which ended a brilliant...
LA CRESCENTA — From championship aspirations to the pursuit of building up a program, the goals and desires of the five local girls’ water polo teams beginning the season anew span the gamut for Crescenta Valley High, Flintridge Prep,...
LA CAÑADA — Since the CIF Southern Section Western Division playoffs began two weeks ago, plenty of text messages have been sent to St. Francis High football Coach Jim Bonds.
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Even from the earliest stages, timing was an important factor for the brother-and-sister cross-country duo of Flintridge Prep seniors Sarah and Alan Yoho.
LA CRESCENTA — Perhaps one of the odder aspects of the 2012-2013 boys’ soccer season, at least locally, was the absence of a championship team or contender.
Following their first Pacific League doubles championship, Jackie Dilanchyan and Alexa Gregorian made their inaugural appearance Monday in the CIF Southern Section Individuals Tournament.
It was a moment that hadn't occurred in nearly 25 years - a Glendale High sports team receiving a CIF championship plaque and hoisting it in the air while celebrating in front of its ardent fans.
Glendale High boys’ water polo Coach Forest Holbrook said his team had worked in practice on what it would do in a make-or-break situation with its top scorer out of the game at the end of Saturday’s CIF Southern Section Division V...
WALNUT — Given the circumstances and distractions that surrounded the Flintridge Prep boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams before and during the CIF Southern Section divisional championships at Mount San Antonio College, Saturday...
LOS ANGELES — The La Cañada Gladiators gremlins football team used a potent rushing attack to claim the San Gabriel Valley Junior All-American Football Conference championship over the Glendale Bears Saturday at Occidental College’...
LA CAÑADA — When St. Francis High quarterback Ty Gangi let fly on a 36-yard pass into the end zone, his Golden Knights were down by a touchdown.
There might not be a need for player introductions prior to the Glendale High and Los Altos boys’ water polo teams diving into the pool with a championship on the line Saturday.
From a historical standpoint, the Flintridge Prep cross-country program is on the cusp of something special heading into Saturday morning’s CIF Southern Section boys’ and girls’ cross-country championships at Mt. San Antonio...
Ty Gangi’s story is one of timing.
Playing with an edge while committed to his respective roles on offense and defense has made Manuk Piloyan symbolic of what the Glendale High boys’ water polo team strives to be on a match-by-match basis.
After rallying to win the Pacific League doubles championship in a super tiebreaker, Alexa Gregorian and Jackie Dilanchyan appear set to handle the next item on their agenda.
WALNUT — At times battling itself as much as its opponent, the Glendale High boys’ water polo team was far from perfect at Wednesday evening’s CIF Southern Section Division V semifinal playoff match at Mt. San Antonio College.
From Gardena to West Hills to Culver City, the St. Francis High football team endured a rather troublesome span of three weeks or, perhaps more accurately, 120 minutes of game time.
After making an appearance in the CIF Southern Section Division I-A playoffs last season with a senior-laden team, the Glendale High girls’ basketball team now finds itself partially rebuilding.
GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 71st year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the 11th and final meeting of the year.
Scoring goals hasn’t been an area of concern for the Glendale High boys’ water polo team through the first two rounds of the playoffs.
Seven weeks after playing La Salle in a nonleague contest, the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy girls' volleyball team will get another shot at the Lancers with an opportunity to advance to the CIF Southern Section Division I-A championship match.
Maybe the only cross-country race of the season in which winning takes a back seat to qualifying was at Saturday's day-long CIF Southern Section Divisional Preliminaries at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut.
PASADENA — There's not much that separates the Crescenta Valley High boys' water polo team and rival Pasadena Poly.
BURBANK — After the top-seeded Glendale High boys' water polo team encountered a brief scare early in the third quarter, Manuk Piloyan went to work and allowed the Nitros to breathe easier.
With league championship races in the rearview mirror, the business of qualifying to the CIF Southern Section divisional championships is on the mind of the four schools and six total local cross-country teams participating in Saturday’s CIF-SS...
Eight boys' water polo teams remain alive in the quest for the CIF Southern Section Division V championship. Among those are a trio of local squads.
Power hitting isn't always a necessity for the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball team during a rally.
THOUSAND OAKS — Throughout the first two rounds of the CIF Southern Section Division I-A playoffs, the members of the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball team have appeared to make things look easy.
MURRIETA — A brilliant four-year career that included multiple Pacific League individual championships and deep postseason advancement came to an end for Crescenta Valley High senior golfer Jocelyn Chia on Thursday afternoon.
For as successful as the duration of the St. Francis High football team’s season has been thus far, at the tip of the Golden Knights’ tongues is still very much a bitter taste left by the last two weeks’ losses.
PASADENA — About the only question that lingered throughout most of Wednesday afternoon’s CIF Southern Section Division V first-round playoff match between Crescenta Valley High and El Rancho was whether the visiting Dons would score.
BURBANK — With a high-powered offense and a wealth of talented shooters, it’s rare for the Glendale High boys’ water polo team to be shut out in a quarter during a match – let alone a CIF Southern Section playoff match.
RIVERSIDE — Just when it looked like the story on the Flintridge Prep boys' water polo team's season was coming to a close, the Rebels sent in a rewrite.
After seeing her previous three attempts at qualifying for the state championship come up short, Jocelyn Chia is grateful for one final chance.
OXNARD — When the Crescenta Valley High girls’ volleyball team played errorless, it could be argued that the visiting Falcons were more than competitive versus Pacific View League champion Oxnard in Tuesday evening’s first round...
LA CAÑADA —The chants became louder from the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy student section in the fourth game.
GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 71st year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the 10th meeting of the year.
In its quest to claim the program’s first-ever CIF Southern Section championship, the Glendale High boys’ water polo team finds itself in the familiar, and predicted, position of entering the Division V playoffs as the No. 1 seed.
Shortly before 6 p.m. on Saturday night, Crescenta Valley High’s football season officially came to an end.
ARCADIA — This girls’ volleyball season, Glendale High finished fifth in the Pacific League, denying it one of the league’s four automatic playoff berths, but the CIF Southern Section saw fit to award the Nitros a spot in the...
The chase for a CIF Southern Section girls’ volleyball championship has begun, as the postseason pairings were released Saturday morning, with wild-card playoff action beginning Saturday night.
WEST HILLS — On an evening in which St. Francis High quarterback Ty Gangi threw for more than 350 yards and scored four touchdowns, the senior was overshadowed by an even more brilliant effort.
After the Glendale High girls’ volleyball team recorded its first winning season since the 1990s, co-coach Jennifer Vo briefly mulled over if the program’s latest body of work in the regular season would warrant possible playoff...
GLENDALE — With coin flips and myriad playoff scenarios to ponder, one aspect the Crescenta Valley High football team had control over was how it performed against archrival Arcadia.
ARCADIA — On the surface, Thursday afternoon’s Pacific League cross-country championships appeared little more than a large Arcadia High celebration.
SAN CLEMENTE — It had been a couple of years since the one and only time Jocelyn Chia had played on Talega Golf Course in San Clemente, but the Crescenta Valley High senior golfer was on familiar ground, nonetheless.
VAN NUYS — Injuries and depth issues played a large and detrimental factor at perhaps the most unfortunate time for both the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and St. Francis High cross-country programs at Wednesday afternoon's Mission League...
Though both teams will be absent from the postseason, the members of the Hoover High and Glendale football teams will treat their cross-town rivalry game as a playoff contest.
Aside from a few water breaks, Andres Perez doesn’t often head to the sideline during a game.
GLENDALE — For the first time since perhaps the opening kickoff, Glendale High junior two-way football player Daniel Jung is healthy.
LA CAÑADA —The Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball team started Tuesday night with a ceremony to honor its seniors in their final regular season home match.
LA CRESCENTA — After learning that his team’s postseason opponent was going to be a familiar one, Crescenta Valley High girls’ tennis Coach Sam Hyun had an idea of how the match needed to play out in order for it to go in the...
LA CAÑADA — Whether or not Tuesday afternoon’s Prep League boys’ water polo contest marked the final home match this year for Flintridge Prep remains to be seen.
During the final weeks of the regular season, the Glendale High girls’ tennis team showed some signs of improvement.
GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 71st year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the ninth meeting of the year.
WOODLAND HILLS — In only a two-race span over an hour’s time, the Flintridge Prep cross-country program turned Saturday afternoon’s Prep League Finals into practically a Rebels’ postseason awards banquet.
LA CRESCENTA — The Crescenta Valley High girls’ volleyball team found itself among talented competition Saturday in the second day of the Crescenta Valley High Girls’ Volleyball Varsity Tournament.
GLENDALE — All season long, a Pacific League title has been on the mind of the Crescenta Valley High football team.
GARDENA — An opening 24 minutes of big plays and even bigger aspirations succumbed to a second half of frustration and ultimate disappointment for the St. Francis High football team.
GLENDALE — Stakes were high when the Glendale High and Crescenta Valley girls’ volleyball squads met on Thursday afternoon.
GLENDALE — The Burbank High football team scored 21 points in the first quarter of its Pacific League game against Hoover on Thursday. It didn't need much time to do so, as the Bulldogs had possession for just three minutes.
BURBANK — Apparently, the Pacific League boys’ water polo championship was in the bag.
RIVERSIDE — While Jocelyn Chia's score was impressive, Crescenta Valley High girls' golf Coach Lee Pope was far more impressed with what she did off the course Thursday in the CIF Southern Section Eastern Team Divisional.
PASADENA — Singles girls’ tennis player Lilit Vardanyan of Burbank High and the Crescenta Valley doubles team of Jackie Dilanchyan and Alexa Gregorian found themselves in tough situations Wednesday in finals matches of the Pacific...
For those unable to make the trek to Gardena, this Friday evening’s Mission League showdown between St....
LA CAÑADA —Over the past couple of weeks, the members of the Flintridge Prep boys' water polo team have played a difficult schedule that's included facing several top-10 teams in CIF Southern Section Division V.