| Aug 25, 2012
| 12:44 AM
Last year was a big one for Michael Davis.
The incoming senior used his speed to put together standout years for Glendale High on the track and football field.
Most recently, Davis finished off an incredible season for the Nitros track and field program...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Collin Keoshian’s football career appeared to be on the fast track when he was recruited as a scholarship player by then top-25-ranked Brigham Young University out of high school in 2010, but the two-year path that has led the burly tailback to...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:56 PM
As a self-professed hockey fan, I find it impossible to let the L.A. Kings' recent win of the Stanley Cup go without at least saying congratulations and thanks to the team I have followed since I was 12. Watching my team hoist the cup was so...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 8:48 PM
SOUTHEAST GLENDALE — The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 70th year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the third meeting of the year.
PACIFIC LEAGUE TEAMS
TURN THE PAGE
It was a forgettable week for the...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:24 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Alyssa Selve (Glendale Community College, 2012) junior, Adams State College women's cross-country: Having had a big hand in the Vaqueros' state championship, Selve has wasted no time in...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 1:32 PM
The ongoing upgrade of the Rose Bowl in Pasadena has hit a snag after officials disclosed a funding gap of $37.6 million.
Rose Bowl officials said on Saturday that they may have to postpone about $14-million worth of work and may seek a loan of $28.6...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Michael Davis had already made himself a Nitro to remember this year when he became the first Glendale High track and field athlete to qualify for the CIF State Championships since 1986.
Davis etched his name further into Glendale lore on July 27 when he...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 2:43 PM
The top-10 male high school athletes from the 2011-12 season were voted on by the Glendale News-Press sports department. These are selections 2-10. See the Aug. 23 edition for the Male Athlete of the Year.
2 Pavle Atanackovic, Crescenta Valley High...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 2:38 PM
The radical community organizer Saul Alinsky, whose insights are used today as much by those on the right as on the left, once wrote:
“If people don't think they have the power to solve their problems, they won't even think about how to solve...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Having concluded a successful standout season at St. Francis High, but still searching for a future gridiron destination, the wait and worry has subsided for Jared Lebowitz, replaced by the fulfillment of a longtime dream.
The 2012 All-Area Football...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 9:35 PM
1) Glendale-trained Ronda Rousey takes titles and MMA world by storm — Much like her six professional bouts — which have never extended past the first round — the year 2012 was a whirlwind of success for “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey....
| Jan 5, 2013
| 10:18 AM
From South Burlington High to St. Francis, Jared Lebowitz traveled nearly 3,000 miles looking to fulfill a dream upon the football field.
“My dream was to get a Division I scholarship,” Lebowitz says. “The dream hasn’t changed.&...