ARTICLES ABOUT CALIFORNIA INTERSCHOLASTIC FEDERATION SOUTHERN SECTION BY DATE - PAGE 5
January 20, 1999 |
An Encino attorney representing a group of Alemany High parents is trying to convince the Southern Section to reverse the decision of the Catholic Athletic Assn., which has proposedmoving the Indians' football team into the Division I Del Rey League next season. David Dicker, an attorney representing parents of Alemany players, said Tuesday he has raised safety and competitive concerns to Southern Section attorney Andy Patterson. "Clearly, it's wrong," Dicker said of the releaguing proposal.
November 5, 1998 |
The Southern Section Executive Committee denied Esperanza's request Wednesday to be moved from the Sunset League to the Century League in the 1999-2000 school year.
October 9, 1998 |
County principals decided Thursday to leave Esperanza in the Sunset League when they send their next proposal to realign the county's 10 athletic leagues to the Southern Section. The only changes in the proposal are to send Aliso Niguel, Laguna Hills and University to the Sea View League, Corona del Mar to the Pacific Coast League and El Toro to the South Coast League.
October 8, 1998 |
Area principals will try again this afternoon to realign the county's 10 athletic leagues for the upcoming three-year cycle, beginning in the 1999-2000 school year. They will meet at Fountain Valley High to examine 21 proposals in hopes of delivering a single proposal to the Southern Section office by its Oct. 23 deadline. The biggest concern still is where to place Esperanza, which wants out of the Sunset League and to be placed in a league nearer its location in northeast Orange County.
May 19, 1998 |
The general membership of the Catholic Athletic Assn. passed an amendment to its constitution Monday that shifts much of the decision-making for realignment from its executive committee to parochial school principals. The vote brings the organization more in line with the re-leaguing process used within geographic areas that make up the Southern Section.
May 14, 1998 |
Santa Margarita High is expected to file an appeal today with the CIF office in San Rafael, over its removal from the county public school athletic leagues, principal Merritt Hemenway said Wednesday. Along with Mater Dei, Rosary and Servite, Santa Margarita was voted out of public school leagues, beginning in the 1999-2000 school year, by the Southern Section Council during its April 28 meeting. The council also voted La Verne Damien and Glendora St. Lucy's out of the Baseline League.
May 1, 1998 |
County high school principals are considering a radical direction in trying to solve the complex problem of realigning the area's 10 athletic leagues beginning with the 1999-2000 school year. A plan to divide county high schools by three geographic regions and allow principals of each to determine league alignment has been proposed by Laguna Hills Principal Wayne Mickaelian and University boys' Athletic Director Mark Cunningham.
April 29, 1998 |
The Southern Section Council voted Tuesday to remove Mater Dei, Rosary, Santa Margarita and Servite high schools from the county's public athletic leagues and place them in an all-Catholic school league beginning with the 1999-2000 school year. The council, by a 55-12 vote with two abstentions and three absences, approved a constitutional amendment allowing the section to invoke "special circumstances" in regards to area placement of schools.
April 8, 1998 |
A Mater Dei official indicated Tuesday that the Diocese of Orange favors placing Mater Dei, Santa Margarita, Servite and Rosary into all-Catholic leagues with Orange and Los Angeles county parochial schools. Father Steve Sallot, Mater Dei rector who also represented the Catholic Athletic Assn. at a realignment meeting, said the diocese is preparing to "assert itself" into the issue of league realignment.