| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Success on the high school swimming scene came quicker than expected for Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy’s Kirsten Vose.
An impressive freshman season highlighted by a runner-up finish in the 100-yard breaststroke at the 2012 CIF Southern Section...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:55 AM
LA CAŅADA — When the St. Francis High freshman football team's practice concluded Wednesday evening, the sixth to eighth graders lined up for the second annual Golden Knights Youth Football Camp were waiting in the wings.
After its debut year in...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:40 PM
It's still fair to say St. Francis High owns the National High School Sports Medicine Championships.
Not only did Eli Hallak, director of the Golden Knights sports medicine program, develop the online competition two years ago, but his students won...
| 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....