School and Sports News in California

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  • Patchwork P.E. fills in the fitness gap
    published on Tue, 21 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMT
    California requires that all public school students in kindergarten through sixth grade receive at least 200 minutes of physical education every 10 school days, and recess doesn't count. Budget cuts, however, mean that rule is rarely enforced, and there's no way to determine how close Orange County's elementary schools come to meeting it....
  • HS Basketball Coach Accused of Sex With Students
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:16:34 GMT
    Dwayne Jordan Richarson, 19, allegedly had sex with two minors while he was a walk-on girls basketball coach at Villa Park High School, in Villa Park, Orange County. A 19-year-old girls basketball coach accused of having sex with two minors at Orange County high schools was arrested Wednesday, authorities said....
  • Villa Park High basketball coach arrested on suspicion of having sex with two high school girls
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:23:00 GMT
    Dwayne Jordan Richardson, 19, of Fullerton, was arrested Wednesday after a Villa Park High School resource officer received information implicating Richardson as having sex with two high school students. A girls basketball coach at Villa Park High School has been arrested amid allegations he engaged in sexual misconduct with two underage female students, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Department....
  • Man in black: The silent brilliance of Servite's Trevor Treinen
    published on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    "There are ups and downs to being a shooter. I take whatever shot the defense gives me....
  • Four More California Contests on Tap for Northwestern
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 23:11:39 GMT
    EVANSTON, Ill. -- For the fourth-straight week to start the season, Northwestern heads west to face more top opponents at the Feb. 27-March 1 Louisville Slugger Invitational co-hosted by Long Beach State and Cal State Fullerton....
  • Meet the Mickles: Brothers take Troy's basketball program by storm
    published on Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    My boys, they're really good kids. Raising three boys sounds so difficult, but they're so close in age, it was like raising triplets....
  • NW teens travel for the Musical Theatre Competition
    published on Wed, 18 Feb 2015 22:17:33 GMT
    Early last fall, eight local teenagers committed to traveling to Southern California for the Musical Theatre Competition of America with the Curtain Playhouse, a local Northwest Denver educational theater organization. The teens, Ava Francis, Cole Franklin, Danny Larson, Simone LeBaron, Maya Stone, Ellen Templeton, Megan Templeton, and Charlotte Williamson, along with Curtain's director Tammy Franklin, learned music and choreography, rehearsed, planned, raised money, and prepared for what they h...
  • New UC Riverside baseball coach Troy Percival has the big league pedigree recruits respect
    published on Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:57:11 GMT
    The new UC Riverside baseball coach also has to compete in the living room - and in the same conference - with a school that hasn't missed the NCAA baseball tournament since 1992. UCLA, USC, Cal State Fullerton and UC Irvine, respectively, are just the baseball powers in a 70-mile radius of UC Riverside, where Percival accepted his first collegiate head coaching position in July....
  • CSU promotes higher education with Super Sunday
    published on Wed, 18 Feb 2015 06:28:39 GMT
    The Rev. Mark E. Whitlock Jr., with Christ Our Redeemer AME Church in Irvine, and CSUF President Mildred García during last year's event....
  • Area Colleges: U of R men's basketball slips past Chapman
    published on Tue, 17 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Aljosa Bjekovic scored a game-high 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to help the University of Redlands edge Chapman University, 62-59, in a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men's basketball game at home on Tuesday night. SBVC 9, Compton 6: The Wolverines scored six runs in the third inning en route to a victory over the visiting Tartars ....
  • Azusa Pacific mena s basketball in position for Pacific West title
    published on Tue, 17 Feb 2015 18:47:27 GMT
    That mentality has the Cougars in position to score a piece of the Pacific West Conference title, which they can achieve with wins in its next two games, starting with a battle for first with region rival Cal Baptist on Saturday. APU gets the chance after winning three games in five days, including an 86-65 victory over Chaminade on Monday night....
  • Looking Back on the Arizona Cardinals' 2014 Draft: Troy Niklas, TE
    published on Mon, 16 Feb 2015 01:38:50 GMT
    AZ Cardinals 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Arizona Cardinals as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on AZ Cardinals 101....
  • Hawaii wins ninth straight in women's basketball
    published on Sun, 15 Feb 2015 04:16:30 GMT
    Senior guard Shawna-Lei Kuehu scored 17 points to lead Hawaii to its ninth consecutive win Saturday, a 54-43 defeat of Cal State Fullerton in a Big West women's basketball game at Fullerton, Calif. The Rainbow Wahine scored 18 points off turnovers and held the Titans to just eight 3-point attempts, 15 below their conference-leading average....
  • Kellogg ready for college season, MLB draft-Image1
    published on Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19:24:42 GMT
    Arizona State's Ryan Kellogg starts against Cal State Fullerton during the NCAA college baseball regional tournament game, Saturday, June 1, 2013, in Fullerton, Calif....
  • Canadian lefty Ryan Kellogg ready for NCAA season, second MLB draft
    published on Thu, 12 Feb 2015 18:30:16 GMT
    Arizona State's Ryan Kellogg starts against Cal State Fullerton during the NCAA college baseball regional tournament game, Saturday, June 1, 2013, in Fullerton, Calif. The Whitby, Ont., native and star southpaw at Arizona State University is draft-eligible for a second time as he begins his junior season at the NCAA Division I school on Friday.THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/The Orange County Register, Rod Veal) MAGS OUT; LOS ANGELES TIMES OUT....
  • Arizona's Johnson Named to Wooden Award Late Season Top 20
    published on Thu, 12 Feb 2015 04:08:03 GMT
    Arizona freshman Stanley Johnson has been named to the John R. Wooden Award Late Season Top 20, a first-time list by the Los Angeles Athletic Club intended to further narrow the list of frontrunners for one of college basketball's most prestigious awards. Johnson is one of three Pac-12 players named to the list, and one of four freshmen from across the nation alongside Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor of Duke and D'Angelo Russell of Ohio State....
  • Baseball: Angel Stadium to be the site for several games this season
    published on Wed, 11 Feb 2015 17:29:00 GMT
    It's not every day that a high school baseball team gets to play a regular-season game on a major-league field, but there will be several fortunate teams this season that get to play games at Angel Stadium....
  • 12-year-old making name in wrestling, mixed martial arts
    published on Wed, 04 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Cheyenne "The Bulldozer" Bowman , 12, a sixth-grade honor student at Washington Middle School, has been in the news. The elite wrestler and mixed martial arts competitor has had a lot of media exposure, including Europe IMAGE magazine, ABC News and other worldwide news sources....
  • JC Men's Basketball: Hagger propels Pirates
    published on Thu, 05 Feb 2015 05:05:08 GMT
    In his initial athletic assignment at Orange Coast College, freshman Davasyia Hagger was required to come down with the ball when he caught it. But since transitioning from football to basketball, the all-conference receiver is enjoying his opportunities to immediately flush his aerial receptions through the basket to complete alley-oop dunks....