School and Sports News in California

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  • Refurbished Covina District Field makes its debut
    published on Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:31:18 GMT
    A view of the press box at the refurbished Covina District Field during the Covina High School graduation in June. The Field makes its debut Friday....
  • California could ban smokeless tobacco in pro baseball
    published on Tue, 25 Aug 2015 02:55:05 GMT
    The state Senate on Monday approved a bill prohibiting the use or possession of smokeless tobacco products on the playing field during a professional baseball game or practice. Senators also approved prohibiting the sale of vapor products to anyone under age 18, even if they don't contain nicotine....
  • Brewers Farmhand David Denson Makes History
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Early Sunday, news broke that Brewers minor league first baseman David Denson became the first openly gay active player to be affiliated with a Major League organization. It seems like every other day a player makes some sort of history being the first to do something in X number of years....
  • Making history: Milwaukee minor league prospect comes out as gay
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 17:05:28 GMT
    David Denson is a 20-year-old first base prospect in the Milwaukee Brewers' farm system. He's a power-hitting first baseman of African-American and Hispanic decent working his way through the Milwaukee minor league system....
  • Former Southland star David Denson is first openly gay MLB prospect
    published on Sun, 16 Aug 2015 19:50:00 GMT
    His team had been swept in a doubleheader in the low-level Pioneer League, he didn't have much luck hitting and he'd made a throwing error, too. As the 20-year-old Denson headed to the Helena Brewers' clubhouse at Melaleuca Field late Saturday, a middle-aged fan of the opposing Idaho Falls Chukars approached and extended his hand....
  • Football is back
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 21:50:00 GMT
    The Laguna Beach High football team is wrapping up its first full week of fall camp Friday. It's the first steps for the program and new head Coach Ted Clarke in preparation for a 2015 season that begins in just two weeks....
  • Businesses and Community Support Students from Rowland Unified at 7th Annual Shoe Giveback Event
    published on Wed, 12 Aug 2015 21:05:04 GMT
    Days before the school bell will ring, 400 elementary school girls will get the "red carpet" treatment with designer shoes, backpacks filled with school supplies, free haircuts, and will be inspired to dream and succeed in school at the 7th Annual Shoe Giveback Event. The event is Friday, August 14, 2015, from 10 a.m. to Noon at Villacorta Elementary ....
  • The Green Way: Leaving a building, taking the memories
    published on Sat, 08 Aug 2015 22:53:06 GMT
    When I first started working at the San Gabriel Valley Tribune in 1986 I was living in Monrovia. Starting Monday, the newspaper and the main operations of the Los Angeles News Group will operate from an office building in Monrovia....
  • Abraham Lopez Has Goal of Titles, Unifying The Division
    published on Thu, 06 Aug 2015 16:46:45 GMT
    One was whether to be content and continue working in the medical field. The other was to follow the dream of becoming a world champion....
  • Twenty years later, Bishop Amat still waiting for next CIF-SS championship
    published on Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Bishop Amat football players Trevon Sidney, left, with Tyler Vaughns at Bishop Amat Memorial High School on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 in La Puente, Calif. It started moments after the Bishop Amat High School football team's heartbreaking one-point loss to Corona Centennial in last year's CIF Southern Section Pac-5 semifinals....
  • Long Beach City FC Score Three Late Goals to Defeat Industry FC 3-2
    published on Tue, 04 Aug 2015 05:00:46 GMT
    PRLog - Aug. 4, 2015 - LONG BEACH, Calif. -- August 3, 2015 - Long Beach, CA - The Long Beach City FC ) scored a Dramatic 3-2 victory over Industry FC on Sunday night at Basset Park in La Puente, CA....
  • Football: Practice begins for Southern Section teams
    published on Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:32:17 GMT
    Centennial quarterback Anthony Catalano breaks away for a touchdown against De La Salle during the CIF State Open Division bowl game Saturday at StubHub Center. Centennial quarterback Anthony Catalano breaks away for a touchdown against De La Salle during the CIF State Open Division bowl game Saturday at StubHub Center....