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Flintridge Prep Girls Softball Wins Big Against Westridge

Following two losses, Flintridge Prep girls softball bounced back with a massive win over Westridge that ended in an 11-1 score and a no-hitter by pitcher Kate Huntley ’21. The victory brought up their League record to 2-4. On the boys’ side, baseball fell to Rio Hondo 5-10, following a 7-6 win against St. Genevieve and a huge 13-1 win against Calvary Chapel. Their League…

St. Monica’s 2017-18 Season Included International League Championship, CIF-SS Division 5 Semifinal Appearance

Peter Ford (l) and Charlie Boles (r) No area boys’ basketball team was more successful in the postseason than St. Monica Academy. The Crusaders advanced to the CIF State Division V Tournament, and two players, Peter Ford and Charlie Boles, were named to the CIF Div V-A first team. Only…

Blair Students Run the LA Marathon

Blair Students Run the LA Marathon (26.219 miles) under the direction of Coach Veronica Yepez. Most recently, the Blair SRLA, completed the LA Marathon held, March 18, 2018 where over 24,000 athletes from all 50 states and more than 63 countries set out from Dodger Stadium to reach the finish…

AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian High School Spartan Boys and Girls Wraps Up A Successful Season at the Annual Omega League

AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian High School Spartan boys and girls wrapped up another successful season with the annual Omega League All-Star game this past Saturday. Each team was composed of the best players throughout the league, making for very competitive games. AGBU was represented very well by Solaire Bilanjian,…

Alverno Heights Academy Softball Team beats Sacred Heart of Jesus, 9-3

Alverno Heights Academy Jaguars softball team defeated Sacred Heart of Jesus (Los Angeles, CA) 9-3 on Tuesday, March 20 at Boyle Heights Sports Complex. Box Score: Alverno Heights Academy, 200 North Michillinda Avenue, Sierra Madre, (626) 355-3463 or visit www.alvernoheightsacademy.org.              

Baseball: Alvie Castro, Adrian DePasquale Have Pasadena Edging Towards CIF Playoff Berth; Bulldogs’ Battery Continues Putting Up Elite Numbers

In each of the past three years, Alvie Castro and Adrian DePascuale have become better and more complete baseball players. Castro has been at PHS…

Football: St. Francis Senior Isaac Cordova Commits to Occidental; Golden Knights’ Two-Way Starter Was Unsung Hero in Record Season

When thinking about the 2017 St. Francis football program, the first names that probably come to mind are Darius Perrantes, Greg Dulcich, Elijah Washington and…

Boys Basketball: Pasadena’s Tavian Percy Commits University of New Mexico; Senior Was Versatile, Played Major Role in Bulldogs’ Deep Run in Playoffs

Tavian Percy and Mom He might have been in Pasadena for just one year, but Tavian Percy leaves with a solid legacy as both a…

Boys Athletes of the Week: Jacob Green and Alvie Castro of Pasadena

Names: Jacob Green, Alvie Castro School: Pasadena Grade: Seniors Sport: Baseball Position: Pitchers Accomplishment(s): Castro and Green, both senior pitchers, threw shutouts three days apart…

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Girls Athlete of the Week: Brennah Bronk of Poly

Name: Brennah Bronk School: Poly Grade: Junior Sport: Softball Position: Pitcher Accomplishment(s): Bronk got off to a slow start to her junior year, but she’s bounced back with a flurry. In Thursday’s 12-0 Prep League victory over Westridge, she threw a five-inning no hitter. She didn’t walk a batter and struck out six Tigers’ batters. But that was just the start of her historic afternoon. Bronk went 2 for 3 at the plate, including a grand slam, double and drove in six runs. She also scored two runs, and thanks to Wednesday’s seventh-inning rally over first place Mayfield, Poly finds…

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