Prior to the 2014 track and field season, Matthew Schwartz accumulated a list of goals he hoped to accomplish before his senior campaign was over.
It was an unexpected breakthrough season a year ago for the Burbank High girls' tennis team.
The Burroughs High and Burbank girls' golf teams are dealing with different predicaments as far as numbers are concerned with the 2014 season rapidly approaching.
The 2013 season proved to be a measuring stick for the Burbank Vikings Youth Tackle Football program.
BURBANK — Shortly after the Zamboni had resurfaced the ice at Pickwick Ice Arena on Tuesday night, a group of about 20 women took to the fresh surface for an hour to grasp some fundamentals on hockey.
Playing minor league baseball for the Everett AquaSox, a class-A short season affiliate of the Seattle Mariners, last season, Lonnie Kauppila was struggling and the game wasn't much fun.
BURBANK — As a martial arts instructor, Joseph Salim often sees himself as an artist.
Like the anchor of a relay, Garrett Chin waited patiently on deck for his opportunity to bring it all home.
In a sport characterized by individual accomplishment in which success is most often defined by tenths of a second, Kirsten Vose's past season at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy was hardly one that ran along traditional definitions.
When Caitlyn Books walks away from the softball program at Burbank High after four years of success with the Bulldogs, she will have accumulated a trophy case full of awards and honors.
Fifteen feet, nine inches.
BANNING — From the beginning of the postseason, the dominance of the Burbank Little League 10-11 All-Stars was uncontested.
Kevin Baker, Senior, Outfielder, St. Francis
The Burroughs High football team hasn't enjoyed a great deal of success during nonleague competition over the last four years.
During his three-year tenure as the Bellarmine-Jefferson High softball coach, Florencio Galindo accomplished something that is rare among coaches at the school, or in the city for that matter.
The Burbank Little League 10-11 All-Stars softball team went into Wednesday's Section 2 championship game with a wealth of confidence.
GLENDALE — Behind two home runs and seven extra-base hits, the Crescenta Valley Major Baseball Little League All-Stars bashed their way into the Section 2 Tournament by completing an undefeated run through the District 16 field with a 14-1...
Cameron Briggs, Junior, Infielder, Burbank
Looking at the 2014 schedule for the Burbank High football team, one thing stands out.
Summer is in full force and many local high school athletes are finally getting some time to relax, while others are competing in summer leagues or headed to compete in college after an eventful 2013-14 school year.
Crescenta Valley High baseball is not short on memorable seasons and memorable performances — particularly on the pitching mound.
GLENDALE — Brandon Martinez arrived on the doorstep of pitching a complete game for the Burbank Junior baseball All-Star team.
It has been a whirlwind last three weeks for women’s golfer Emily Tubert.
Only days into his new job, Fred Martinez has been hard at work trying to turn around the sports programs at Bellarmine-Jefferson High.
Burbank High’s Caitlyn Brooks has made a name for herself as a successful pitcher since she broke onto the high school scene three years ago as a freshman.
TUJUNGA — After a brief struggle on the mound, Cameron Cassidy bounced back nicely.
Emily Tubert arrived Thursday at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship Presented by P&G a little late, just one day prior to Friday's first round of play in the LPGA event.
BURBANK — The Jensen-Schmidt Tennis Academy for Special Needs Individuals has almost become synonyms with the Burbank Tennis Center.
P — Mia Acosta, Senior, Bell-Jeff
This one took Caitlyn Brooks by surprise.
As a team, the Bellarmine-Jefferson High softball squad dominated the Santa Cruz League this past season.
OF — Kaitlin Brooks, Senior, Burbank
When Taylor Saldana became a starter for the Providence High boys' volleyball team as a sophomore in 2013, he wanted to contribute and hopefully make some kind of impact with the Pioneers.
BURBANK — Had it been a regular-season game, there might have been some cause for concern.
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
GLENDALE — Game 15 had always been on the schedule of the District 16 Junior Baseball Tournament of Champions, but it had carried the addendum of “if-necessary.”
GLENDALE — From top to bottom, it's difficult to detect a weakness in a lineup used by Crescenta Valley Landrys. All of the batters appear disciplined and some have a knack for hitting the ball over the fence at the most opportunistic times.
LA CRESCENTA — The opportunity afforded someone like Ayla Ataya is the reason why the Crescenta Valley Cross Country Summer Series is held.
As a father, I have learned to never underestimate my children, especially when it comes to athletic activities.
BURBANK — There is an air of excitement, expectations are at an all-time high and confidence is soaring with the Burbank High football team.
BURBANK — Jagger Green is a perfect example of why the organizers of the Tribe Youth Basketball Camp have hosted a series of events the past four years at Burroughs High.
The Crescenta Valley Cross Country Summer Series took place on August 6, 2014 at Crescenta Valley Park. The event aims to encourage people of all ages to run.