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Providence High baseball eliminated by Santa Paula in CIF opener

Providence High baseball eliminated by Santa Paula in CIF opener

BURBANK — For a team that doesn't have any seniors, the Providence High baseball team made some strides this season.

Burbank, Burroughs track and field conclude seasons at CIF Southern Section finals

Burbank, Burroughs track and field conclude seasons at CIF Southern Section finals

NORWALK – For the city of Burbank, the end of the high school track and field season came at the CIF Southern Section Divisional Finals at Cerritos College on Saturday afternoon.

Defense, pitching keys Burroughs baseball's playoff win over Paramount

BURBANK — The Burroughs High defense and, particularly its double play combo up the middle, has helped the Indians work their way out of some sticky situations this season.

Capili lifts Burbank softball to win in playoff opener over La Mirada

Capili lifts Burbank softball to win in playoff opener over La Mirada

BURBANK — Allyson Capili has had her share of struggles this season for the Burbank High softball team.

Burroughs softball continues torrid play with CIF first-round win

BURBANK — At the conclusion of the regular season, Burroughs High's softball team had not given up a run in the month of May, along the way winning four games, including an extra-inning triumph over rival Burbank in its Pacific League finale to...

Providence softball blitzed in first-round playoff loss

It was not a good outing for the Providence High softball team in its CIF Southern Section Division VII playoff opener Thursday on the road against Santa Clara.

Burroughs swept out of CIF semifinals by Valencia

Burroughs swept out of CIF semifinals by Valencia

VALENCIA — Burroughs High's boys' volleyball team quickly found out it was in for a tough clash Wednesday in the CIF Southern Section Division II semifinals against host Valencia.

Burbank baseball suffers close wild-card loss

Burbank High’s baseball team was able to back into the CIF Southern Section playoffs, earning a postseason berth despite losing its final Pacific League game thanks to Arcadia losing a day later to Crescenta Valley.

Burbank, Burroughs softball at home for playoff openers

Burbank, Burroughs softball at home for playoff openers

One of the rewards of winning a league championship is usually being able to host a first-round game in the CIF Southern Section playoffs.

Burroughs baseball looks to continue success in CIF playoffs

Burroughs baseball looks to continue success in CIF playoffs

Burroughs High’s baseball team put together one of the most successful regular season showings in program history.

Burroughs High boys' volleyball continues success with berth in CIF semifinals

Burroughs High boys' volleyball continues success with berth in CIF semifinals

Over the course of the last nine years, the Burroughs High boys’ volleyball team has enjoyed a wealth of success and has been one of most decorated programs in the city in any sport.

Rain doesn't stop Providence softball from earning share of league title

Rain doesn't stop Providence softball from earning share of league title

In was an anticlimactic way for the Providence High softball team to earn a share of the Liberty League championship.

Burroughs volleyball off to Division II final four

BURBANK — With a berth in the CIF Southern Section Division II boys’ volleyball semifinals on the line, third-seeded Burroughs High hosted Adolfo Camarillo, which had already pulled an upset, beating No. 6 seed South Pasadena.

Burroughs softball walks off with share of Pacific League title

Burroughs softball walks off with share of Pacific League title

BURBANK — With the bases loaded in extra innings, Brianna Johnson tried to calm herself down before stepping into the batter's box.

Burroughs baseball waits out win against rival Burbank

BURBANK — In a ballgame that ultimately took four hours to determine a winner, the Burroughs High and Burbank baseball teams concluded the regular season on a cold night that saw heavy rain, thunderstorms and lightning — the latter...

Burroughs boys' volleyball provides excellent service in victory

RIVERSIDE — It was a slight setback that ultimately propelled the Burroughs High boys’ volleyball team even deeper into the playoffs Thursday evening.

Providence volleyball can't get by No. 3 Laguna Blanca

It was a height advantage the Providence High boys' volleyball team just couldn't overcome.

Providence baseball's title hopes swept away

Providence baseball's title hopes swept away

BURBANK — Providence High's baseball team's regular season finale and second game in three days with the Liberty League title at stake played out eerily similar to the first game just two days prior.

Burroughs tennis done in my Villa Park in playoff opener

Burroughs High No. 1 singles player Sawyer Patterson did his job for the Indians on Wednesday in their CIF Southern Section Division II opening-round match against Villa Park, sweeping his three sets.

Providence volleyball dominates in CIF first-round win

Providence volleyball dominates in CIF first-round win

PROVIDENCE — Providence High's boys' volleyball team had a relatively easy time winning its CIF Southern Section Division V first-round playoff match.

Burroughs boys' volleyball begins postseason with sweep against West Torrance

BURBANK — With Andrew Dalmada and Max Chamberlain providing a steady one-two punch, the members of the Burroughs High boys' volleyball team has aspirations of making a deep playoff run.

Bell-Jeff volleyball falls in CIF first round

After finishing in a three-way tie for second place in the Santa Fe League, the Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys' volleyball team won not one, but two coin flips to earn a spot in the CIF Southern Section Division V playoffs.

Burbank volleyball doesn't execute in playoff loss to Lakewood

Having faced Lakewood High earlier in the season, the Burbank boys' volleyball team and Bulldogs Coach Patrick McMenamin felt they had a solid game plan for Tuesday's CIF Southern Section Division II first-round playoff match.

Back in playoffs, Burroughs tennis opens at Villa Park

Back in playoffs, Burroughs tennis opens at Villa Park

When the Burroughs High boys’ tennis team failed to make the CIF Southern Section playoffs a year ago, members of the team made it a goal to get back to the postseason.

Providence baseball can't pick up pivotal win at Buckley

SHERMAN OAKS — Providence High stood on the cusp of its first Liberty League baseball championship since 1996, with one final step to take in the form of a road win at Buckley, but the Pioneers stumbled on the doorstep and will have to wait.

Providence softball falls out of first with loss to Pacifica Christian

BURBANK — Providence High’s softball team could have earned at least a share of the Liberty League championship with a win Monday at home against Pacifica Christian.

Burbank, Burroughs track teams combine to win nine league titles

Burbank, Burroughs track teams combine to win nine league titles

ARCADIA — The Burroughs High track and field programs have a long standing tradition of turning out quality pole vaulters.

Burroughs volleyball nets No. 3 seed in CIF Division II playoffs

Burroughs volleyball nets No. 3 seed in CIF Division II playoffs

Throughout much of the season, the Burroughs High boys’ volleyball team was at No. 2 in the CIF Southern Section Division II rankings.

Bellarmine-Jefferson track produces three league champions

Bellarmine-Jefferson track produces three league champions

BURBANK — Even though the Bellarmine-Jefferson boys’ and girls’ track and field teams did not capture a Santa Fe League team title this past season, several found redemption at the league’s individual finals at Memorial...

Burbank softball downs Crescenta Valley to give Delaney 200th win

LA CRESCENTA — Crescenta Valley High's softball team was able to accomplish something Thursday that no Pacific League squad has been able to manage this season against Burbank and its All-CIF pitcher Caitlyn Brooks.

Crescenta Valley High swimming sweeps Pacific League finals

Crescenta Valley High swimming sweeps Pacific League finals

BURBANK — Crescenta Valley High’s boys’ swimming team was determined to overcome a rare regular season loss and preserve its Pacific League legacy.

Crescenta Valley golf's Renfro captures first Pacific League golf championship

ARCADIA — Coming into the Pacific League individual final on Wednesday, Cody Renfro basically had the league championship wrapped up.

Crescenta Valley boys' golf wins final Pacific League match

ARCADIA — After finishing the final Pacific League match of the season Tuesday, 11 area golfers were making preparations to return to Santa Anita Golf Course to compete in the league’s individual final Wednesday.

 Burroughs baseball stays hot at Hoover's expense

Burroughs baseball stays hot at Hoover's expense

BURBANK — The Hoover High baseball team had the difficult task Tuesday of trying to beat a Burroughs squad that has been red hot and is laser focused on remaining in first place in the Pacific League.

College Update: Card concludes decorated career at Cal Lutheran

The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.

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Photo Gallery: Providence High baseball vs. Santa Paula High

Photo Gallery: Providence High baseball vs. Santa Paula High

The Providence High baseball team's season came to an end Friday after falling to visiting Santa Paula at Foy Park, 3-2, in in the CIF Southern Section Division VI playoffs.

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