| Jun 14, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Yutaka Shimizu, who became a quiet institution among high school basketball coaches in Los Angeles during a career that began in 1959 and lasted the rest of his life, has died. He was 84.
Shimizu, who had a lung ailment, died Sunday at a Lakewood...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 2:43 PM
The top-10 male high school athletes from the 2011-12 season were voted on by the Glendale News-Press sports department. These are selections 2-10. See the Aug. 23 edition for the Male Athlete of the Year.
2 Pavle Atanackovic, Crescenta Valley High...
| Mar 6, 2013
After making deep postseason runs in the CIF Southern Section playoffs, three local high school basketball teams have been invited to participate in the CIF State Basketball Championships.
The Crescenta Valley boys' squad, along with the Flintridge Prep...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Congratulations are in order this week, as several local athletes throughout the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys--from the professionals right down to the high schoolers--achieved major milestones or received league honors.
Let's start with the...
| Jul 8, 2010
Anton Arboleda grabbed his driver, removing the head cover, a bear surrounded by blue and gold — the mascot, colors and insignia of the UCLA Bruins.
It's Arboleda's skill with a driver, and all the other clubs in his golf bag, which has helped him...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 2:53 PM
La Crescenta Presbyterian has created a new youth group called Overflow, which organizers hope will inspire high-school teens to bond with college students and encourage them to stay active in church at a time when they might otherwise wander away....
| Mar 25, 2011
| 6:39 PM
The YWCA of Glendale is having its 14th annual Legacy Luncheon beginning at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at The Castaway Restaurant in Burbank.
This year’s luncheon will honor five women with the Heart & Excellence Awards and two high school seniors with...
| May 4, 2011
| 1:12 PM
Pavle Atanackovic asked his Crescenta Valley High Coach Kiel McClung an interesting question prior to the beginning of the winter boys' soccer season.
The Falcons standout forward inquired about how many goals his coach had scored during his junior...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 10:20 PM
Joan Alvarez, Senior, Forward, Burroughs
The first-team Pacific League pick recorded 11 goals and 14 assists. His play guided the Indians to a 9-3-3 league record, good enough for second place.
David Russell, Sr., Forward, Flint....
| Apr 20, 2011
| 2:10 PM
After four years of hard work, hours spent in the gym perfecting her game and hundreds of games, Lisha Elsenbach's high school career came to a close last month.
During her tenure on the hardwood with the Burroughs High girls' basketball program, the...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 2:19 PM
Lauren O'Leary, last year's first-team All-CIF Southern Section and co-Rio Hondo Most Valuable Pitcher, doesn't need to prove herself anymore.
However, the senior pitched another statement game against San Marino at home Friday.
O'Leary was slated for...
| Dec 31, 2010
| 6:44 PM
Several area Girl Scouts are seeing a longtime dream come true today as participants in the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade.
The young women have all received their Gold Award, the organization’s highest in honor, qualifying them for the...