| Sep 7, 2011
| 9:19 PM
For all the touchdowns hauled in by St. Francis High senior receiver Travis Talianko — 24 in two varsity seasons — it might very well have been a slam dunk that proved most vital to his days as a Golden Knights standout and Division I...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 8:34 PM
With rumors swirling around the boxing world that a much-hyped rematch between Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito could be called off, undefeated Glendale boxer Vanes Martirosyan's name has surfaced as a possible...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 3:37 PM
In the three years since Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Coach Gino Pacella took over the program, the Tologs have qualified for the postseason each season.
While Pacella is proud of the progression, there's still room for improvement with the Tologs...
| Nov 24, 2011
In the chronicle of area soccer, there has never been a season as phenomenally successful as the 2010-11 tour de force put forth by Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy.
Beginning with a run through the always-arduous Mission League and the subsequent...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 3:34 PM
The St. Francis High Athletic Hall of Fame grew to 88 members Friday when five Golden Knights were inducted in a ceremony held during St. Francis' home football game against West Ranch.
James Todhunter, Robert Vilven, Lou De Vita and brothers Michael and...
| Oct 4, 2011
The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
LEAD AGAINST 49ERS
Sports talk radio in and news media in Philadelphia generated plenty of negative buzz Monday, following the Philadelphia Eagles — considered a Super...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 11:29 AM
Roland “Pete” Peterson
Mr. Roland “Pete” Peterson, much loved Burbank High School teacher for decades, passed away on Sunday afternoon, July 31. He was 89 years old.
Pete was born in 1921 to Swedish...
| May 14, 2011
| 7:40 PM
LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE — The Flintridge Prep boys' volleyball season ended the way it started — with its top player on the sideline.
For Flintridge Prep senior middle blocker Kenyatta Smith, the circumstances were significantly different. He...
| Jun 1, 2011
As basketball became front and center in Ellis Whitman's life, baseball took a back seat. Actually, it was more like it was packed away in the trunk.
It hardly shows in the way the Glendale Community College first baseman can dig out a ball on a tricky...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 2:20 PM
GLENDALE — Jeff Calixto was usually delegated to the bench when he first started playing basketball. After spending the past two summers at Mark Herring's Hoopapalooza, Inc. Summer Basketball Camp, Calixto's taken a significant leap in his game....
| Jul 28, 2011
| 5:29 PM
LA CRESCENTA — In a designed 20-second shooting drill, Henry Alvarez worked diligently. His hand-and-eye coordination didn't desert him in the process.
With a basketball planted on each side of the key inside the Crescenta Valley High gymnasium,...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Not long ago, a 5-foot-11 high school girls basketball player like McDonogh's Dajah Logan never would have brought the ball up court. Her job would have been to get inside, get open and take the feed.
The taller you were, the less likely you were to...