Citing a desire to spend more time with his two young children, Hector Valencia stepped down as head football coach at Burbank High Friday afternoon.
The local baseball landscape has changed a bit from last year, as the city lost one program this season and plenty of talent.
It might be difficult for the three local boys' golf teams to look forward this season without thinking a little about the past.
BURBANK — The Bellarmine-Jefferson High softball team is at it again.
BURBANK — Having graduated 10 seniors, a Burbank High boys' volleyball team with plenty of new faces was eager to see how the new squad would gel.
An update on local athletes playing in college.
Recently in the Pacific League, the Burroughs High and Claremont boys' volleyball teams have engaged in some epic battles for league supremacy.
As the track season is just about to commence, all four city squads begin with different goals and expectations, but all with one similar commitment, which is to be competitive within their respective leagues.
It was a banner year in 2013 for the local softball teams.
BURBANK — The Providence High girls' basketball team couldn't have asked for a better start in its playoff game Wednesday night.
CHINO — Up by 18 points at halftime, it didn't stand to reason that the Burroughs High girls' basketball team would have to sweat another close finish.
When the Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys' basketball team entered the CIF Southern Section Division V-A playoffs as the No. 2 seed, the team's players and coaches realized they would be a target for upset-minded squads.
BURBANK — It was a successful showing for a group of local boys' tennis players in the 2013 Pacific League Tournament.
The Burbank High girls' basketball team began the CIF Southern Section Division I-A playoffs with a major speed bump.
BURBANK — For many of the Burroughs High girls' basketball players, they had never experienced what it's like to get a win in the CIF Southern Section playoffs.
STUDIO CITY — For the Providence High girls' basketball team, Saturday night's CIF Southern Section Division IV-A second-round playoff contest at Campbell Hall was a little like looking into a mirror.
OAK PARK — Sometimes the other team is just better.
BURBANK — A pair of early goals from first-round opponent Pacifica High proved to be insurmountable for the Burbank girls' soccer squad, which saw a five-match winning streak snapped in its season-ending defeat.
With its two top players no longer on the team, the Burroughs High boys' basketball team was undermanned when it traveled to Placentia Valencia on Friday for its CIF Southern Section Division II-AA first-round game.
Posed with an earlier start Friday or playing on Saturday, second-seeded Bellarmine-Jefferson High's boys' basketball team chose the former in its CIF Southern Section Division V-A second-round game at Mesa Grande Academy.
BURBANK — The second quarter of Friday night's CIF Southern Section Division IV-A playoff contest offered a glimpse of the Providence High boys' basketball team at its best.
With similar records, the Burbank High boys' basketball team was hoping to have a chance Friday in its opening-round playoff game against Peninsula on Friday.
BURBANK — Shortly after the final whistle was blown, the usually subdued Mike Kodama took out his frustrations on a water bottle on the sideline.
BURBANK — Providence High's girls' basketball team may have entered the halftime locker room with a lead on Thursday night against Fillmore in their CIF Southern Section Division 4-A first-round match-up, but it also entered the room knowing it...
Burroughs High boys' basketball Coach Adam Hochberg confirmed late Thursday that starting senior transfer players Amaad Wainright and Rashid Ewing have left the team.
BURBANK — With size inside, speed on the perimeter and, well, overall talent all to its advantage, the Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys' basketball team had little trouble getting past its first-round opponent, Mammoth, Wednesday evening.
LOS ANGELES — It was a dismal second quarter for the Providence High boys' basketball team. And the fact it came in a CIF Southern Section playoff game made things even worse.
It was a long ride and a tough opponent which awaited the Burroughs High girls' water polo team in its playoff opener Wednesday.
En route to a 16-10 record, the Bellarmine-Jefferson boys' basketball team played its share of tough opponents.
The Burbank High and Burroughs girls’ soccer teams will both have the opportunity to compete in the CIF Southern Section Division III playoffs, although they will have different starting points.
It was an emotional end to the regular season for the Burroughs High boys' soccer team.
Burroughs High girls' water polo Coach Michael Singhanate knows the task facing his team will be a daunting one.
BURBANK — The only thing standing in the way of a perfect Pacific League season for the Burroughs High girls' basketball team was one opponent.
BURBANK — Whenever Burbank High and Burroughs match up on the court in Pacific League boys' basketball, there is undeniably an extra motivation to win fueled by a healthy cross-town rivalry.
BURBANK — The Burbank High and Burroughs girls' soccer teams entered their Pacific League contest with a sense of security.
BURBANK — With just one win in 13 league games for the Burbank High boys' soccer team, some thought Burroughs had a gimme when it faced the Bulldogs on Thursday needing a win to clinch its second straight Pacific League championship.
BURBANK — In avenging its lone league defeat of the season, the Providence High girls' basketball team defeated Holy Martyrs in the semifinals of the Liberty League Tournament and is one win away from capturing its fifth straight title.