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  • Whittier opens tournament with 52-38 win over La Puente
    published on Sat, 27 Dec 2014 03:55:27 GMT
    Anthony Rios #5 of the Whittier Cardinals shoots over a defender during the game against the La Puente Warriors during the Whittier 5th Annual Holiday Tournament game Friday at Whittier High School, in Whittier. WHITTIER >> It's been an impressive start to the season for the Whittier High boys basketball team, which has won one tournament and finished third in another....
  • Report: Dan Haren Pushing for Reunion with Angels
    published on Tue, 23 Dec 2014 03:13:51 GMT
    Aug 26, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Dan Haren against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports On December 11th, veteran right-handed starting pitcher, Dan Haren , was traded from the Los Angeles Dodgers to the Miami Marlins ....
  • Passenger dies, driver hurt after car crashes into La Puente power pole
    published on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    A passenger was killed and a driver injured when a speeding car crashed into a power pole Thursday night, deputies said. Ed Winter, assistant chief of operations and investigations for the Los Angeles County Department of Coroner, identified the dead man as Juan Rivas, 20, of La Puente....
  • Reynaldo "Baby-Sugar Bear" Perez Sr.
    published on Tue, 09 Dec 2014 02:06:22 GMT
    Reynaldo "Baby-Sugar Bear" Perez Sr. was born on December 5, 1956 to Adan Perez Sr. and Olivia Perez and raised in Hebbronville, Texas. He married his wife of 33 years on December 22, 1980....
  • Centennial has one more high-pressure game, against De La Salle
    published on Mon, 08 Dec 2014 01:00:00 GMT
    Coach Matt Logan celebrates with his Corona Centennial players during their Pac-5 Division championship victory over St. John Bosco on Saturday night at Angel Stadium. Coach Matt Logan celebrates with his Corona Centennial players during their Pac-5 Division championship victory over St. John Bosco on Saturday night at Angel Stadium....
  • Super Astros Crawfish Boil: December 1, 2014
    published on Mon, 01 Dec 2014 14:38:06 GMT
    Good morning boys and girls, hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving. Still have some turkey left over? Here are some links to read over this week....
  • Physical St. John Bosco beats Poly, 33-21, to reach title game
    published on Sat, 29 Nov 2014 07:10:00 GMT
    John Bosco game? Last year it was 70-49 Bosco. I'd say in the 50s. St. John Bosco running back Sean McGrew tries to evade Poly linebacker James Brooks Jr. in the first half....
  • Ruiz has power potential to climb Astros' pipeline
    published on Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:00:00 GMT
    Rio Ruiz was a major athletic force at Bishop Amat Memorial High School in La Puente, Calif., playing football and baseball for the Lancers. In fact, Ruiz was such a good athlete he committed to attend the University of Southern California while still in his junior year at Amat....
  • Friday's top prep football games in the Southland
    published on Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:40:00 GMT
    Long Beach Poly running back James Brooks breaks for a long touchdown run against Crespi in the third quarter of a Pac-5 quarterfinal game on Nov 21. Long Beach Poly running back James Brooks breaks for a long touchdown run against Crespi in the third quarter of a Pac-5 quarterfinal game on Nov 21. Long Beach Poly vs. Bellflower St. John Bosco at Cerritos College, 7:30 p.m. : It's big-boy football in this Pac-5 Division semifinal game. There may be more future college players on the field than a...
  • Long Beach Poly goes one-on-one to beat Crespi, 44-27
    published on Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:57:00 GMT
    Long Beach Poly beats Crespi, 44-27, in Pac-5 Division quarterfinal game and will face St. John Bosco next For nine years, Long Beach Poly Coach Antonio Pierce was a linebacker in the NFL, so when he said before Friday's Pac-5 Division quarterfinal game against Crespi, "This is big-boy football," he wasn't kidding. From hard hits to players refusing to go down despite five and six players grabbing at their shoulders and clinging to their legs, the sense of urgency came through loud and clear....