| Nov 19, 2013
After rolling to a an CIF Southern Section Southeast Division first-round playoff win last week, the Burbank High football players and coaches figured they had earned a date with No. 2 Diamond Ranch in the next round.
But they were surprised to learn...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:08 PM
According to a study by the Public Religion Research Institute, "football fans are more likely than other sports fans to report praying to God (33% vs. 21%). They also are more apt to believe their team has been cursed (31% vs. 18%), and to perform...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:03 PM
DOWNEY — It took all of one half of action for the Burbank High football team to achieve what was once considered unattainable.
For a second straight week, the Bulldogs were flat out dominant in the CIF Southern Section Southeast Division...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 1:07 AM
THOUSAND OAKS — Last year in Pacific Youth Football, the Burbank Green junior squad went undefeated and won the league’s Super Bowl.
This season, the Vikings and coach Corey Enman had the chance to match that feat if they could beat the...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 12:59 AM
THOUSAND OAKS - In his 13 years in the Pacific Youth Football League, coach Don Ashley had never had one of his midget division squads finish undefeated and win the league’s Super Bowl. But this year, Ashley and his Burbank Green Vikings team were...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Burbank High football Coach Hector Valencia didn't have to go too far to pick the brain of someone who had first-hand knowledge of the Bulldogs' next opponent.
That opponent is La Serna, and Burbank will face the Lancers in a CIF Southern Section...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 12:14 PM
GLENDALE — An impressive year warranted quite a few awards for the Glendale Community College football team as was recently announced by the American Conference Pacific Division.
The Vaqueros, who finished tied for third in the division with a 6-...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 11:36 PM
With its starting running backs unable to practice all week because of injuries prior to Burbank High’s CIF Southern Section Southeast Division semifinal, the Bulldogs were at a distinct disadvantage.
With star running back James Williams hobbled,...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 10:46 AM
Burbank High football had a football player garner one of the Pacific League's top awards despite playing limited minutes.
Burroughs had a player earn one of the league's top awards after playing the entire campaign with a major injury.
| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Jasmine Smith (Bellarmine-Jefferson High, 2012) freshman forward, San Jose State women's basketball: Despite coming off the bench in all 10 of the Spartans' games this season, Smith is making the most of her opportunities.
In fact, she is the team's...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:40 PM
Throughout the past year, the local community experienced its share of important, interesting and significant sports stories. Some of the stories enlightened us, some informed us and others just entertained us.
Although many of the stories deserve...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 7:01 PM
The New Year brings a time of reflection and hope. The Media City has plenty to look forward to in 2014, though the calendar seems packed with development. The airport is planning to open its transportation center, two hotels are slated to break ground,...