| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:19 PM
PASADENA — One of the top regional and intradivisional boys' water polo rivalries was renewed again Thursday afternoon at Pasadena Poly.
Crescenta Valley High, which last met the host Panthers in the quarterfinals of last season's CIF Southern...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 5:48 PM
With two coaches looking for a change of scenery at Crescenta Valley and Glendale highs, the rival schools examined the possibility of a swap among health teachers who to be manning the pool deck, as well.
It came in 1992, shortly after Chris Kaufman...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:06 PM
GLENDALE — In but its fourth year of existence, the Glendale High girls’ lacrosse team was able to accomplish something that no other Nitros girls’ squad has been able to in more than a decade.
Perhaps coming without the pomp and...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:11 PM
LA CAÑADA — Whether it was his ability to dissect game footage, give one-on-one pool instruction or just relay a life lesson, three-time water polo Olympian Dudo Simenc certainly left an impression at Thursday’s Flintridge Prep water polo...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:26 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Elliot Surrey (Crescenta Valley High, 2012) UC Irvine baseball sophomore: For the second time in its history, the UC Irvine baseball team is headed to Omaha for the NCAA Division I...
| May 31, 2014
Following two successful seasons as coach of the Crescenta Valley High girls' water polo team, one which included a historic CIF Southern Section Division V championship in 2013, Brent Danna has resigned.
Danna tendered his resignation as the Falcons'...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:59 PM
Forest Holbrook, who coached the Glendale High boys’ water polo team to its first CIF Southern Section championship last fall, resigned his post to become an assistant principal at Crescenta Valley.
Holbrook, who has taught history at Glendale and...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:16 PM
A change to the postseason formatting was made by the CIF Southern Section office, which released its 2014-2106 playoff groupings Tuesday. Each of the eight local schools were affected in either the make-up of their league or respective division. Track...
| 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 30, 2010
| 11:11 PM
GLENDALE — Editor's Note: The following is a recap of the 2010 local sports scene from the summer and fall seasons.
The second half of 2010 brought numerous headlines, ranging from a former Glendale Community College baseball standout helping the...
| Aug 17, 2010
The top high school coaches from the 2009-10 season were selected by the sportswriters of the Glendale News-Press.
1 Jan Sakonju, Crescenta Valley boys' water polo and boys' swimming: After winning two league titles and a CIF crown in 2008-09, Sakonju...
| Aug 23, 2010
| 3:19 PM
GLENDALE — This is the fourth of eight consecutive editions in which the News-Press looks back at the area's 2009-10 seasons, school by school, before looking ahead at the year to come.
The sports landscape at Glendale High had many memorable...