| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:58 PM
As a player, Hoover High School football Coach Andrew Policky shrugged off headaches and injuries to become a stalwart wide receiver. A graduate of Arcadia High in 1998, he never once thought to go over to a trainer when he “got his bell rung”...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:57 PM
The Burbank Vikings Youth Tackle Football program is hanging in there.
The organization has gone through some lean years in the past, as it enters its 43rd season. In the 1980s through the mid-1990s, the program struggled.
Although the economy is...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 4:50 PM
This is the third in a four-part series looking back on the sports accomplishments of the four local high schools during the 2011-12 year. This installment is Burroughs High:
League championships, deep CIF Southern Section playoff runs and fine...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Summer is in full force and many local high school athletes are finally getting some time to relax, while others are competing in summer leagues, after an eventful 2012-13 school year.
The year saw its share of remarkable achievements, successful...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:55 PM
MEMORIAL FIELD — Being the oldest high school in the city, it was perhaps fitting that Burbank High got the opportunity to compete in the first varsity football game at the newly renovated Memorial Field.
The Bulldogs also got the chance to kick...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Spring football is all about filling spots, assessing talent and beginning to build the makings of a team.
At least that's what spring football provided this year for the Burroughs High and Burbank football teams, as spring practices concluded last...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 11:10 PM
NORTH HILLS — There is a lot that is different with the Bellarmine-Jefferson High football team this season.
Along with a new coach, the Guards have plenty of new faces on their roster and the team has opened up its offense and is running a spread....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 2:56 PM
BURBANK VS. WEST RANCH
WHEN: 7 p.m. Thursday.
WHERE: Memorial Field.
RECORDS: The Bulldogs are 1-0; the Wildcats are 0-1.
LAST WEEK: Burbank defeated Chatsworth, 39-3; West Ranch lost to Moorpark, 31-0.
OUTLOOK: It was a good start for the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 10:50 PM
MEMORIAL FIELD — Difficulty defending the pass and personal-foul penalties are two problems that have plagued the Burbank High football team in its first two games of the season.
Fortunately for the Bulldogs, those problems didn't prove costly last...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 2:44 PM
BELL-JEFF VS. BRENTWOOD
WHEN: 7 p.m. tonight.
WHERE: Memorial Field (Burroughs High).
RECORDS: The Guards are 1-0; the Eagles are 0-0.
LAST WEEK: Bell-Jeff defeated Monroe, 65-35; Brentwood didn't play.
OUTLOOK: The new-look Guards opened a new era...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Chris Chavez cranks his arm back while palming a deflated volleyball. His other hand grips a broomstick positioned between his legs. He eyes his target: a 39-inch rubber hoop mounted to some PVC pipe. Before releasing his ball, he has to maneuver around...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 1:33 PM
A dog who lives in Burbank with his owners is featured in a commercial that may run during the Super Bowl as part of an advertising competition sponsored by Doritos.
Yoda, Chihuahua mix, is in one of five finalists in the ad contest, said Heather...