BURBANK — Whether on the hill or at the dish, the Burroughs High baseball team was flat out dominant in Friday afternoon’s Pacific League showdown against visiting Arcadia.
BURBANK — In looking to keep the Burbank High baseball team in contention for the Pacific League championship, Ryan Porras provided arguably his best outing on the mound Friday.
BURBANK — Despite the best efforts of the Burroughs High boys' and girls' track and field teams, leadership atop the Pacific League belongs to Arcadia.
BURBANK — As usual, Burbank High pitcher and Notre Dame commit Caitlyn Brooks was in complete control on Tuesday afternoon.
With the popularity of ice hockey continuing to ascend across Southern California, there’s been a concentrated effort to target athletes at high school level.
BURBANK — Having not practiced in 10 days, the Providence High boys' volleyball team returned from spring break Monday and had to contend with Pacifica Christian in a crucial Liberty League match.
BURBANK — It was a crucial moment in a battle for supremacy in the Pacific League.
BURBANK — Taking on a Crescenta Valley High girls' track and field team that was undefeated in the Pacific League, Burbank had a tough task in front of it Wednesday.
BURBANK — The Burbank High baseball team looked to continue one of its best starts to Pacific League play in years when it took on Pasadena Tuesday.
The following are updates on local athletes competing in college.
LA CRESCENTA — What was a fast, pitcher’s duel-type of contest through three innings gave way to a soggy, plodding, but high-scoring Pacific League softball game between Burroughs High and host Crescenta Valley as the rain increased...
BURBANK — Ominous as the sky was overhead, offensive prospects proved to be just as gloomy for the Crescenta Valley High and host Burroughs baseball teams Tuesday afternoon.
BOYS’ TRACK AND FIELD
Grant Arthur, Junior, Guard, La Cañada
Isaac Etter, Junior, Guard, Bellarmine-Jefferson
Abid Oses had a great deal to become acclimated to when he first arrived at Bellarmine-Jefferson High three seasons ago.
BURBANK — Both the Glendale High and Burroughs baseball teams were looking to bounce back Friday.
BURBANK — No matter the situation, there appears to be plenty of confidence throughout the lineup for the Burroughs High softball team.
BURBANK — Burbank High's boys' volleyball team had a daunting task Wednesday when it faced cross-town rival Burroughs.
GLENDALE — For five-plus innings Tuesday, a talented young Glendale High softball team posed a significant threat to two-time reigning Pacific League champion Burbank. But Caitlyn Brooks has made a career out of closing out league opponents and...
GLENDALE — Glendale High and Burbank's baseball teams both fell short of earning playoff berths a season ago.
BURBANK — Burbank High and Burroughs' campuses might be close, but Tuesday's crosstown rivalry matchup proved that the boys' tennis teams are getting increasingly farther apart in 2015.
BURBANK — The Providence High boys' volleyball team was swept in convincing fashion Monday in a nonleague match against Paraclete.
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