| Jun 5, 2014
| 9:01 PM
As every spring is very much associated with fresh starts and new beginnings, there has perhaps been no spring that better exemplified that notion than that which just passed for St. Francis High football.
While the Golden Knights were in the spring...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:29 PM
LA CRESCENTA — In the aftermath of one of its more successful seasons in years with a wealth of starters due back, expectations and excitement were at a high this spring for Crescenta Valley High football.
That optimism has been maintained...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:55 AM
LA CAŅADA — With a new offense to install, a new identity to mold and players still trickling in, Tuesday morning's second football practice of the summer at Flintridge Prep would have seemed a perfect time for Rebels Coach Antonio Harrison to...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:45 AM
GLENDALE — As he walked around the first summer football practice of the season at Hoover High on Monday afternoon, second-year coach Matt Andersen was waiting for a burst of inspiration.
His players had been off for two weeks since the close of...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:53 PM
GLENDALE — In many ways, the annual Crescenta Valley High Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony parallels that of a family reunion.
Former standout players and coaches, all of whom helped play major roles in shaping and solidifying the school&...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Though he’s still a frontrunner by most accounts for NFL Coach of the Year honors, Andy Reid and his Kansas City Chiefs won’t be able to add American Football Conference West Division champions to their honor roll.
After racing downfield...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Seeking to snap a string of five consecutive losing seasons, the Glendale Community College football team accomplished that feat this season backed by a bevy of talented players on both sides of the line of scrimmage.
It resulted in the Vaqueros going 6-...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 7:09 PM
1) Ronda Rousey becomes UFC women’s pioneer — When 2013 was in its dawn, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey was just under two months away from making history at UFC 157.
Three days before 2013 ended, Rousey put a resounding exclamation...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Was sports writer Andrew J. Campa at the same game we attended last Friday night?
We did see some “sloppy” plays with too many penalties, however the several turnovers made the game a good one for football fans. Campa's use of adjectives...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Michael Davis (Glendale High, 2013) Brigham Young University football freshman: A successful season that included eight victories and a bowl appearance did not end well for Davis and...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:31 PM
QB – Brian Gadsby, Junior, Crescenta Valley
Pacific League first-team selection had an eye-popping season, completing 170 passes in 284 attempts for 2,465 yards and 33 touchdowns versus only eight interceptions, adding two rushing scores....
| Jan 11, 2014
| 12:22 AM
Not long after concluding what was arguably his team’s most impressive victory of the season, St. Francis High senior quarterback Ty Gangi was asked about the statistical splendor that was his seven-touchdown performance against Monrovia.