The finish line for the 2015 season has been pushed back and there will be considerable reward for those who have enough for the extra mile.
Following a phenomenally memorable 2014 campaign for the Crescenta Valley High baseball team, the Falcons return hoping to make some more memories for the 2015 class.
Even without the star power and depth that carried Crescenta Valley High’s boys’ swimming team to three straight CIF Southern Section Division II top-three finishes from 2011-13, the Falcons still managed to stay in the top 10 with a...
LOS ANGELES — It was a nightmare third quarter that ended a dream season for the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team Saturday evening.
LA CRESCENTA — After taking its first lead of the game midway through the third quarter, the Crescenta Valley girls’ basketball team finally shifted momentum to its side, as it prompted a timeout from CIF Southern Section Division I-AA...
ONTARIO - For the second day in a row, Edmen Shahbazyan left Citizens Business Bank Arena simmering over a loss in his final match of the day Saturday in the CIF Southern Section Boys’ Wrestling Masters Meet.
Both the Crescenta Valley High and Glendale boys’ golf teams are thinking big before their players hit their first shots from the tee box to begin the season.
ONTARIO — Experience helps, but it’s not always a prerequisite for success.
If the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team is to reach its first CIF championship game since 2007, it must first get past an opponent that’s got some championship pedigree.
Winning coin flips to secure home playoff games isn’t the only thing working in favor of the Crescenta Valley High girls’ basketball team lately. The Falcons have looked pretty sharp on both ends of the court through the first two...
It’s quite possible there might be a shift in strength from singles to doubles within the lineup of the Glendale High boys’ tennis team.
LA CAÑADA — St. Francis High’s performance in the CIF Southern Section Division IV-AA boys’ basketball quarterfinals Tuesday night against Mission League rival Crespi was a microcosm of its season.
GLENDALE — One of the most successful seasons in recent years came to an end for the Glendale High boys’ basketball team Tuesday night. With that also came the end of a 19-year tenure for coach Steve Snodgress roaming the Nitros...
LA CRESCENTA — For the Crescenta Valley High girls’ soccer team, stopping second-seeded La Mirada was a daunting enough task.
LA CAÑADA — It was a difference between fast and rushed play that separated the Flintridge Prep and Desert Christian High girls’ basketball teams in Saturday evening’s second round of the CIF Southern Section Division V-AA...
What was once considered a long shot for the Hoover High wrestling team has now become a pattern.
Second seed or not, host Troy High’s girls’ basketball team didn’t really run anything that Glendale hadn’t seen this year.
LA CRESCENTA — Stifling defense from the Crescenta Valley High girls’ basketball team resulted in a scoreless first quarter from its CIF Southern Section Division I-AA first-round opponent.
PASADENA — Less than 48 hours removed from celebrating a triumphant one-goal finish, Crescenta Valley High’s girls’ water polo team, a stranger to losing for so long, found itself on the very same pool deck dealing with the...
BEVERLY HILLS — Heading into the second round of the CIF Southern Section Division III-A boys’ basketball playoffs, Hoover High had accomplished some notable feats this season, mainly navigating a strong Pacific League to finish fourth...
GLENDALE — A 23-foot, last-second three-point attempt that rimmed in and ultimately rimmed out vaulted the host Glendale High boys’ basketball team into the second round of the playoffs at the expense of Santa Fe.
For the Crescenta Valley High boys’ basketball team it might simply have been a bad night to have an off-day.
LAKE ELSINORE — While the chase for CIF Southern Section titles came up empty for the Hoover High wrestling team, there’s still business at hand for two Tornadoes at the second and final day of the CIF Southern Section Coastal Division...
LA CAÑADA — For the first time in three years, the Flintridge Prep boys’ soccer team is experiencing the joy of a playoff victory.
The following are previews for Saturday’s local CIF Southern Section playoff contests.
LOS ANGELES — This season, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy soccer saw a return to the playoffs and a return to the sideline for co-coaches Frank Pace and Kathy Desmond.
BURBANK — Postseason pain took on a different and slightly scary reality for the Holy Family basketball team Thursday evening at Bellarmine-Jefferson High.
Already the underdog, the Glendale High girls’ water polo team had the misfortune of taking on host Ayala without one of its best field players in Rima Gasparyan.
When Flintridge Prep’s girls’ soccer team had last taken on Cypress in the postseason, it was the Rebels who prevailed in dramatic fashion by a one goal margin.
LA CAÑADA — After a regular season that featured an undefeated run to a Prep League championship and just one loss overall, the members of the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team were eager to see how they would fare in the...
PASADENA — When Crescenta Valley High’s girls’ water polo team first clashed with Warren earlier in the season at the Villa Park Classic, Falcons Coach Ricky Mulcahey remembered it being more lopsided than the four-goal margin his...
LA CRESCENTA — For somebody who had never taken part in a penalty kick session, Crescenta Valley High girls’ goalkeeper Sydney Schoeller more than held her own.
If there's a hope for the Hoover High wrestling program, it's that one of the six grapplers participating in this weekend's CIF Southern Section Coastal Division Individual Championships will qualify beyond the tournament to the following week's...
BARSTOW — St. Francis High basketball had the distinction of owning the longest losing streak of any seeded team in the CIF Southern Section Division IV-AA boys basketball playoffs, having dropped 12 in a row entering Wednesday's opening-...
A balanced scoring attack carried the Hoover High boys’ basketball a long way in its CIF Southern Section Division III-A first-round road matchup against Garey on Wednesday night.
GLENDALE — Down by two goals early in the second half of its CIF Southern Section Division III boys’ soccer wild-card match against Yucaipa High, Glendale made a push.
Not long after the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy water polo team concluded its historic season Wednesday, Tologs Coach Carlos Ponce proudly reflected on the strides made surrounding the program.
Following a contentious last couple of days in the regular season, which included a Pacific League match not being played in its entirety, the Glendale High boys' soccer team learned Monday who it will play in the CIF Southern Section Division III...
After advancing through their respective regular seasons, a trio of local high school girls' soccer teams has begun to make preparation for the CIF Southern Section playoffs.
Flintridge Prep’s girls’ basketball team is riding a wave of momentum into the CIF Southern Section Division 5-AA playoffs, having won 15 straight games.
Glendale High boys’ basketball Coach Steve Snodgress has already announced that he’ll be stepping down from the Nitros’ helm at the conclusion of this season.
With a run of postseason triumph that included the program’s first-ever CIF championship in 2013, the Crescenta Valley High’s girls’ water polo team’s playoff success was largely the reason the Pacific League was moved up from...
When asked if there was a characteristic that best defined his tenure at Glendale High School, head football coach John Tuttle responded with one word – “competitive.”
There’s been a model of stability among the coaching ranks involving the Glendale High boys’ basketball program.
BURBANK — Glendale High’s girls’ water polo team came out with its best Thursday afternoon.
LA CRESCENTA — Approximately 30 minutes after the Crescenta Valley High boys’ basketball team closed out its regular season with a win over rival Arcadia, the team learned that they finished third in the Pacific League standings.
LA CRESCENTA — It is always a big game when Crescenta Valley High and Arcadia meet on the court to conclude the girls’ basketball Pacific League schedule. This was especially true for the Falcon seniors Thursday night.
GLENDALE — It is official. The Glendale High boys’ soccer team has qualified for the CIF Southern Section Division III playoffs with one game left in the Pacific League season.
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GLENDALE — In the second-to-last game of the boys’ basketball Pacific League season, visiting Burroughs High came knocking on Hoover’s door looking for a share of fourth place on the leader board and the final automatic qualifying...
BURBANK — Though Glendale High’s girls’ water polo team got off to a self-described sluggish start, the Nitros never trailed.
LA CRESCENTA — With both the Crescenta Valley High and Glendale boys’ basketball teams on the verge of participating in the CIF Southern Section playoffs next week, the Falcons and Nitros spent Tuesday competing in the second head-to-head...
GLENDALE — A must win game for two teams with different scenarios played out like it Tuesday evening in a tightly contested affair between the Crescenta Valley High and Glendale girls’ basketball teams.
LA CRESCENTA — Backed by a hat trick from their main scoring threat, the members of the Glendale High boys’ soccer team have arrived on the doorstep of qualifying for the postseason.
BURBANK — Over the course of the past three weeks, the Crescenta Valley girls' soccer team has been tough to beat. Even opponents at full strength have found the going rough against the aggressive and talented Falcons.
LA CAÑADA — Shortly after falling in a Mission League home contest Monday night, the members of the St. Francis High soccer team received some positive news — they will be competing in the CIF Southern Section Division I playoffs...
GLENDALE — In a close game nearing the midway point of the fourth quarter in front of a packed house, Gabriel Ajemian picked off an errant pass and raced to the basket.
Carl Boldt, a former All-American basketball player at Glendale Community College who went on to help the University of San Francisco win the NCAA championship in 1956, died Friday after a long period of declining health, according to his family,...
LA CAÑADA — Pride mixed with disappointment left a bitter feeling for the St. Francis High soccer team Friday afternoon.
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
LA CRESCENTA — Hannah Weingarten encountered a scary moment Friday.
LA CRESCENTA — Crescenta Valley High’s girls’ water polo team took an opportunity to play a top-flight opponent before the upcoming Pacific League Tournament by welcoming visiting La Serna to its pool Thursday afternoon in a...
PASADENA — Crescenta Valley High’s boys’ basketball team had won all six of its games since dropping a one-point decision to Pasadena in the first matchup of the reigning co-Pacific League champions.
GLENDALE — In notching its third straight win, the Hoover High boys' basketball team never trailed, but still faced plenty of resistance and a late surge from visiting Burbank in a gritty and, at times, chippy contest.
GLENDALE — Glendale High’s boys’ basketball team has sure learned to deal with pressure this season.
PASADENA — After struggling during the first half of Pacific League play, the Crescenta Valley High boys’ soccer team has turned things around in the second half.
LA CAÑADA — Having overcome a 10-point deficit in the closing minutes of regulation, the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy basketball team appeared to be in control entering overtime during Tuesday’s Sunshine League home contest...
LA CAÑADA — A tie against the third-ranked team in CIF Southern Section Division VI poll left the members of the Flintridge Prep boys’ soccer team with positive vibes. At least for the most part.
LA CRESCENTA — Crescenta Valley High girls' basketball Coach Jason Perez wasn't too pleased with the effort his team put in during the first half of Monday's Pacific League home game against Burbank.
LA CRESCENTA — It's expected to be a grueling week for the Crescenta Valley High and Burbank boys' basketball teams.
GLENDALE — It wasn't exactly a textbook victory for the Hoover High boys' basketball team. Despite battling foul trouble, the Tornadoes were able to hold on to notch a 67-64 Pacific League win Monday against Muir at home.
GLENDALE — A forgettable and frustrating second half was ultimately a major catalyst in the Glendale High girls' basketball team dropping its latest Pacific League game Monday.
LA CRESCENTA — When the Crescenta Valley High and Burroughs girls’ basketball teams met for the first time earlier this season, the Indians were able to pull out a close victory in overtime.
MONROVIA — On a day of championships and qualifying, the La Cañada High and Hoover wrestling programs did just that at the Rio Hondo League individual finals at Monrovia High on Saturday afternoon.
GLENDALE — It was not the most conventional way to win a basketball game, but the Glendale High boys’ basketball team will surely take it.
LA CAÑADA — It was the sort of statement game the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team didn’t just want to send, but felt compelled to send.
LA CRESCENTA — Berj Krikorian wanted a fresh start while playing guard for the Crescenta Valley High boys’ basketball team against Burroughs on Friday night.
PASADENA — It wasn’t a typical venue to compete in a basketball game. Surrounded by brick walls, wooden beams, dim lights and played on a vinyl floor, the members of the Holy Family basketball team made the best of the odd conditions.
PASADENA — Late in the second half of its Prep League boys’ soccer match Wednesday, the Flintridge Prep defense had kept the potent Pasadena Poly offense in check.
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
BURBANK — After completing a sweep against the reigning Pacific League champion, the members of the Glendale High boys’ soccer team said it wasn’t an easy task.
LA CRESCENTA — Crescenta Valley High’s boys’ basketball team’s shooters have retained their reputation with consistent pure shooting from behind the arc.
BURBANK — Overtime games have been the norm this season in the head-to-head matchups between the Glendale High and Burroughs boys’ basketball teams.
GLENDALE — Crescenta Valley High’s girls’ water polo team has been flourishing as of late no matter what opposition has faced it.
PASADENA — The first time Flintridge Prep played Pasadena Poly this season in girls’ soccer, the host Rebels lost and left Prep Coach Esteban Chavez unhappy with the effort of his squad.