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  • Fresno TV stations add on-air staff
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Chris Alvarez, who played baseball and basketball at Clovis West High, joins the ABC30 team as a sports reporter just in time for high school football coverage. He knows local sports as Alvarez played baseball for two years at Fresno Pacific University before graduating from Fresno State with a degree in Mass Communications and Journalism....
  • The Los Angeles Angels add three more members to their hall of fame.
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:20:57 GMT
    In case you missed it last Saturday night the Los Angeles Angels Hall of Fame added three new members as pitchers Mike Witt and Dean Chance, along with "Mr. Angel outfielder Tim Salmon were enshrined in a pre-game ceremony prior to the game against the Toronto Blue Jays. All three of the inductees were on hand for the ceremony which inducted the 11th, 12th, and 13th members of the Los Angeles Angels hall of fame....
  • Fryer: Trump had star power, but USFL lacked staying power
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 01:33:00 GMT
    Boston College quarterback Doug Flutie poses with New Jersey Generals owner Donald Trump at a news conference in 1985 to announce that Flutie signed a multi-million-dollar pact with the USFL team. Boston College quarterback Doug Flutie poses with New Jersey Generals owner Donald Trump at a news conference in 1985 to announce that Flutie signed a multi-million-dollar pact with the USFL team....
  • Panel on video games explores industry
    published on Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:56:59 GMT
    The Assembly Committee on Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism and Internet Media held a panel Friday entitled "California's Video Game Industry: Staying on Top of a Changing Game" in the School of Cinematic Arts. The aim of the event was to examine what the video game industry looks like and how important California is to the industry's present and future, as well as the role universities will play in training the next generation of workers....
  • Smith: Mike Witt's call to the Angels' Hall is a perfect moment
    published on Sat, 22 Aug 2015 06:16:34 GMT
    Mike Witt shies away from the attention, even though he's 6-foot-7 and was once an Angels ace most famous for hurling a perfect game in 1984. He stepped out of his family's Mediterranean-style, two-story, 6,500-square-foot home in a gated community Thursday and walked down the long, narrow driveway that snakes between two other enormous houses, making his address hard to find....
  • Louisville, Florida highlight home games on Michigan State basketball non-conference...
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 16:40:54 GMT
    Tom Izzo built a reputation for playing anyone anywhere, and little has changed in his 20 years at the helm. Michigan State, fresh off a Final Four run, will play seven of its 13 non-conference games at Breslin Center....
  • Clarke: 'Season of change'
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 22:35:00 GMT
    When the Laguna Beach High football program takes the field for its 81st season this fall, it will be doing so under the direction of new head Coach Ted Clarke. Clarke, hired in the spring, has had only a few months with the program....
  • Town hall meeting: City champions in 2013, Fullerton Union lost the...
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 07:08:29 GMT
    Fullerton Union seniors Andrew Ledezma, from left, Ryan Rains and Marcus Roberson will play key roles on both sides of the football in 2015. Returning Fullerton Union letter winners Ryan Rains, from left, Marcus Roberson and Andrew Ledezma are members of a 2016 senior class that hopes to carry the program to its third consecutive playoff appearance....
  • Underdog no more: CIF-SS semifinalists a season ago, Canyon begins...
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 07:05:35 GMT
    Canyon's football team will rely heavily on, from left to right, Trace Hobbs, Charlie Treanor and Jason Harmon. They are standing in front of the Canyon High Comanche mascot....
  • Empire warning: Western won one game last season. So why is...
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 07:05:11 GMT
    Returning Western football players Don Anderson, from left, Jacob Adams and Ramzi Al-Shurman have Pioneers coach Dan Davidson talking about making the playoffs this fall despite coming off a one-win 2014 season. "We've changed our program upside down since last season," second-year Pioneers coach Dan Davidson said....
  • SOURCE: USA Baseball 18U Twitter
    published on Wed, 19 Aug 2015 21:26:39 GMT
    Following the completion of the final phase of trials, the final 20-man roster for the 2015 USA Baseball 18U National Team was announced on Wednesday. The squad will remain in Fullerton, Calif., for the next two days where it will continue training alongside the 17U National Team Development Program....
  • Jason Day wins PGA Championship in record-setting style
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:30:59 GMT
    FULLERTON An 84-year-old woman is in the hospital after she drove her car into a doughnut shop Sunday, police said. In a letter issued from Kensington Palace on Friday, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expressed concern that members of the news media were going to increasing extremes to photograph their 2-year-old... Updated: Tami Simons died at 6:45 p.m. Friday, according to her daughter, Shay....
  • States moving to ban powdered alcohol
    published on Sun, 16 Aug 2015 23:18:41 GMT
    FULLERTON A women was being taken to the hospital after she drove her car into a doughnut shop Sunday, police said. In a letter issued from Kensington Palace on Friday, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expressed concern that members of the news media were going to increasing extremes to photograph their 2-year-old... Updated: Tami Simons died at 6:45 p.m. Friday, according to her daughter, Shay....
  • 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....
  • Ward, Robert "Bob"
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 03:00:00 GMT
    Robert "Bob" Ward March 30, 1938 - August 9, 2015 Yorba Linda Robert Arthur Ward, 77, of Yorba Linda, CA, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 9, 2015, in Fullerton, CA. Bob was born on March 30, 1938, in Tulare, CA, to Arthur and Louise Ward....
  • MBKU Administers Over 2,500 Vision Screenings for the Athletes During ...
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 00:44:28 GMT
    Essilor Vision Foundation and special guests, including Tim Shriver, welcomed to MBKU after the medal ceremony on Saturday, August 1 to toast to this year's success and commit to doing more in the future to build inclusive communities. It was so inspiring to hear Tim Shriver open the games with an absolutely infectious energy that truly motivated a parade of acceptance and the very best that America has to offer....
  • Obituaries | 8-10-15
    published on Mon, 10 Aug 2015 12:42:15 GMT
    Editor's note: Obituaries are published free of charge as a public service. The content is subject to editing to ensure parity treatment and style continuity....
  • Brix on tap: Spike TV's 'Bar Rescue' to 'visit' Sunset Beach bar in Sunday episode
    published on Fri, 07 Aug 2015 20:24:37 GMT
    Left to right - Blaine Mace, Ladawna Minnis, Brandon Minnis, and Loren Driscoll listen to Owner Rick Reich joke from behind the counter during lunch at Brix at the Shore in Long Beach. Left to right - Jen Brown, Lyndasay Mais, and Julie Newport laugh as they toast during lunch at Brix at the Shore in Long Beach....
  • Nelson College defender Zac Muir steps up for Suburbs in Mainland Premier League
    published on Tue, 04 Aug 2015 19:04:44 GMT
    Zac Muir has been thrown in the deep end for Nelson Suburbs many times this season but the 17-year-old hasn't sunk under the pressure yet. The Nelson College head boy was probably the fourth choice centre-back at the start of the Mainland Premier League season with Mark Johnston, Daniel Allan and Jonathan Gough all ahead of him in the pecking order....
  • La Habra's Special Olympics delegates have a blast in O.C.
    published on Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:21:27 GMT
    The delegates went to an Angel game on July 22, sitting in Trout Nation section. After a home run, the team gave the baseball to one of the delegates....