There’s rarely a break in the action for Audrey Taylor.
Gaby Aghakian, Senior, Driver, Burbank
Ani Aghakhanian, Senior, Utility, Crescenta Valley
Sienna Brown, Senior, Center, Burroughs
Josie Brock, Junior, Forward, Crescenta Valley
From the time she was just 5 years old, Davina Del Castillo excelled on the diamonds throughout Burbank. Along with competing in softball, she also participated in Little League baseball against the boys.
The Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys' basketball team had its share of talent this past season.
Deep playoff runs and league championships are what the Burroughs High and Providence girls' basketball teams had in common this past season.
There were a number of talented boys' basketball players this past season who could have warranted recognition for Camino Real Player of the Year.
ARCADIA — Burbank High's boys' volleyball team didn't play particularly well in its first two games Thursday against Arcadia.
BURROUGHS' WILKE NETS FIRST-TEAM POLO NOD
BURBANK — Just a day earlier in a Babe Herman Tournament game against Highland, the Burbank High baseball team received solid pitching, timely hitting, stole four bases and took advantage of seven errors to earn a victory.
BURBANK — With just two weeks until Pacific League play begins, the Burbank High baseball team is trying to gain the experience it will need to compete against what could be a formidable group of teams and hopefully get back to the playoffs.
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
BURBANK – Perhaps it’s fitting that the inaugural Pacific League Varsity Invitational boys’ volleyball tournament was won by none other than the team that’s dominated the Pacific League as of late.
BURBANK — It was a plan hatched by a pair of Pacific League boys' volleyball coaches: Joel Brinton of Burroughs High and John Nelson of Crescenta Valley.
It has been a wildly successful career in girls' basketball for Burroughs High's Davina Del Castillo.
For the three years leading up to her senior campaign, Katia Dabbaghian proved to be an impact player for the Providence High girls' basketball team in Liberty League competition.
CANYON COUNTRY — The Burbank High boys' volleyball players would have liked to see how they would have fared against Canyon Country Canyon with a full team.
BURBANK — Reorganizing itself on the fly finally caught up to the Providence High boys’ volleyball team in Saturday’s second day of the school’s home tournament.
BURBANK — With several of its players stranded in Washington, D.C. because of transportation issues, the Providence High boys' volleyball team needed to improvise a bit during the first day of the Providence Tournament.
With a young team a year ago, Providence High enjoyed a breakthrough season in baseball.
GLENDALE — Both boys' tennis coaches at Glendale High and Burbank agreed that one factor might have played a pivotal role in the final outcome of Thursday's Pacific League match.
BOYS' TRACK AND FIELD
In a Pacific League that features perennial favorite Crescenta Valley High and other solid programs, the Burroughs and Burbank swimming teams have found the going rough the past few years.
VALENCIA — In their first dual meet of the season, the Burbank High boys' and girls' track and field teams were still trying to figure out where all the pieces will come together that will hopefully lead to a successful campaign.
TORRANCE — The Burroughs High girls’ basketball team has taken some rather big steps this season. Tuesday, however, the program looked to take a monumental leap.
Bellarmine-Jefferson High enjoyed the most success of any softball team in the city the past few years, winning five straight league titles, capturing a CIF Southern Section Division VI championship in 2013 and getting to two other title contests...
Citing the need for time to grieve following the death of his mother, Jerry DeLaurie said Monday he stepped down as boys' basketball coach after guiding Burbank High for three seasons.
Joel Brinton took a second to count the number of starters he graduated from last year's team and then sighed, realizing that 70% of his starters from a season ago have moved on.
BURBANK — A few moments after they achieved a program milestone, the members of the Burroughs High girls’ basketball took a lap through a victory tunnel formed by a throng of ardent supporters inside a noisy and packed home gymnasium.
There’s reason for optimism for all three local boys' golf teams leading into the upcoming season.
PLAYA DEL REY — Advancing to a CIF Southern Section championship has been a daunting task in the history of the Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys’ basketball program.While the Guards girls’ hoops program has a successful track record...
PLAYA DEL REY — When the buzzer sounded at the conclusion of its CIF Southern Section Division V-A semifinal game against St. Bernard High, Bellarmine-Jefferson’s boys’ basketball team had three players sitting on the bench after...
Last season, the Pacific League boys' track and field championship came down to the final regular season meet.
SANTA ANA — It was the sort of game and final result that put a sour note on an otherwise successful season.
It was not a dominating first half Wednesday evening for the Burroughs High girls' basketball team in its CIF Southern Section Division I-A second-round game against Westminster.
BURBANK — In its first two playoff games, the Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys' basketball team was relatively untested, winning both contests by an average of 36.5 points.
While many of the other spring sports are just beginning practice this week, the local boys' tennis teams are already taking part in league competition.
BURBANK — With one starter on the bench with foul trouble, another out of the game with an injury and a third an infraction away from fouling out, Katia Dabbaghian took it upon herself to carry the Providence High girls’ basketball team.
Burbank High senior girls’ basketball player Abby Troy suffered an injury to her thumb just before the holiday break in December and reinjured it during Pacific League play, causing her to miss her share of games.But those struggles must have...
Burbank High senior girls' basketball player Abby Troy suffered an injury to her thumb just before the holiday break in December and reinjured it during Pacific League play, causing her to miss her share of games.
BURBANK — As a member of the top-seeded team in girls’ basketball in CIF Southern Section Division I-A, Sienna Brown had mixed emotions when Burroughs High received the honor.
The Burroughs High boys' basketball team was overwhelmed and overmatched.
LOS ANGELES — It didn't take long for the Burbank High boys' basketball team to discover why Loyola earned the No. 1 seed in the CIF Southern Section Division I-A playoffs.
BURBANK — It was a roundabout journey that finally led to the Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys' basketball team to playing at home Friday evening in its second-round playoff game.
Going against a No. 1 seed to open the CIF Southern Section Division IV playoffs, the Burroughs High girls' soccer team and coach Brady Riggs knew they would have their hands full.
There were no illusions for the Burroughs High girls' water polo team Thursday evening.
BURBANK — It wasn't always pretty on Friday night at Providence High, but the Pioneers girls' basketball team did enough to get past visiting Cate of Carpinteria, 51-39, in their CIF Southern Section Division 5-AA first-round matchup.
SAN MARINO — Having matched up against San Marino High earlier this season and playing to a tie, the Burbank girls' soccer team went into Thursday's opening CIF Southern Section playoff match with confidence.
SAN MARINO — Having matched up against San Marino High earlier this season and playing to a tie, the Burbank girls’ soccer team went into Thursday’s opening CIF Southern Section playoff match with confidence.
LOS ANGELES — Providence High entered the CIF Southern Section Division VAA boys' basketball playoffs as the bracket's No. 16 seed after finishing tied for second in the Liberty League.
BURBANK — It was a resounding showing for the Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys' basketball team Wednesday to open the CIF Southern Section playoffs.
LOS ANGELES — Even down to the use of their traditional green school colors, there was little to distinguish Providence High and St. Bonaventure of Ventura when they met on the field during Wednesday's CIF Southern Section Division VII wild-...
GLENDALE — Things looked promising early on for the members of the Providence High girls’ soccer team in their CIF Southern Section Division VII wild-card match against St. Mary’s Academy on Tuesday.
There is just one local representative in this season's CIF Southern Section boys' soccer playoffs.
Despite both suffering their share of injuries this season, the Burbank High and Burroughs girls' soccer teams remained competitive in the Pacific League.
Bellarmine-Jefferson’s boys’ basketball team has sat atop the CIF Southern Section Division 5-A rankings all season.
Perhaps one of the better developments in terms of playoff pairings as it relates to the Burroughs High girls’ basketball team came on Friday.
On the strength of a dramatic 5-4 victory over Pasadena on Thursday in the Pacific League Tournament third-place match, Burroughs High’s girls’ water polo team locked up third place in league.
GIRLS' WATER POLO
BURBANK — For more than two weeks, members of the Burbank High boys' basketball team have been thinking about, and preparing for, their rematch with cross-town rival Burroughs.
BURBANK — The Burbank High girls' soccer team was finally able to come home Thursday.
BURBANK — What could have been a challenging last obstacle for Burroughs High's girls' basketball team Thursday night at rival Burbank wound up being a significant final statement to the rest of the Pacific League.
Having already secured the Camino Real League championship two nights earlier, the Bellarmine-Jefferson High boys' basketball team was aiming for a perfect league finish Wednesday against La Salle.
BURBANK — It was a championship blueprint that was laid out six years ago when the 2009-10 Providence High girls' basketball team captured its first Liberty League championship.
GLENDALE — In the second-to-last game of the boys’ basketball Pacific League season, visiting Burroughs High came knocking on Hoover’s door looking for a share of fourth place on the leader board and the final automatic qualifying...
BURBANK — Though Glendale High’s girls’ water polo team got off to a self-described sluggish start, the Nitros never trailed.
The Burroughs High girls' basketball team has endured its share of close Pacific League contests this season in its quest to secure a third straight league championship.
BURBANK — It's the rematch the Providence High girls' basketball team was hoping for, and expecting.
BURBANK — Over the course of the past three weeks, the Crescenta Valley girls' soccer team has been tough to beat. Even opponents at full strength have found the going rough against the aggressive and talented Falcons.
When two of its starters fouled out in the second half of a pivotal Camino Real League game against St. Monica High on Friday, the rest of the Bellarmine-Jefferson boys' basketball team had to buckle down.
GLENDALE — It was a battle of teams fighting for a coveted playoff spot when the Glendale High and Burbank girls’ basketball squads met Friday in a Pacific League contest.
GLENDALE — In notching its third straight win, the Hoover High boys' basketball team never trailed, but still faced plenty of resistance and a late surge from visiting Burbank in a gritty and, at times, chippy contest.
ARCADIA — Sienna Brown came alive for Burroughs High's girls' basketball team in the second half Wednesday, allowing the Indians to survive one of their toughest challenges of the season at Arcadia.
Burbank High senior running back James Williams signed his national letter of intent to play football at Washington State at an event Wednesday on campus.
PASADENA — With just two wins and just six points in the Pacific League heading into Tuesday's match against Muir, the Burbank High boys' soccer team was still in contention for a playoff spot.
BURBANK — Time is beginning to run out for the Burroughs High boys' soccer team, and the team's players and coaches realize that.
LA CRESCENTA — Berj Krikorian wanted a fresh start while playing guard for the Crescenta Valley High boys’ basketball team against Burroughs on Friday night.
LA CRESCENTA — When the Crescenta Valley High and Burroughs girls’ basketball teams met for the first time earlier this season, the Indians were able to pull out a close victory in overtime.
PASADENA – The pace was a bit slow during the first half of Wednesday’s Camino Real League game between Bellarmine-Jefferson High and La Salle.
GLENDALE — Glendale High boasts more front-line depth than any girls' basketball team in the Pacific League with a trio of talented post players in Sylvia Vartazarian, Kristina Sahakian and Kailyn Gideon.
BURBANK — Burbank High's girls' soccer team had a chance to grab a share of first place in the Pacific League when it faced Arcadia on Tuesday.
BURBANK — As it usually is when Burroughs High and Burbank meet on the hardwood, a raucous environment filled Burroughs High Friday evening as the respective boys' basketball teams squared off.