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SPORTS
November 18, 2013 | By Eric Sondheimer
 Who would think that a team with a 4-7 football record could be considered dangerous? Well, Sylmar better not take 4-7 Chatsworth lightly on Friday night in a City Section Division II quarterfinal playoff game, because the Chancellors have knocked off University and Granada Hills in their last two games. Coach Andrew Kim has found a formula to success, but Sylmar is a formidable opponent with the combination of quarterback Clarence Williams and running back Marcus Gandy. Gandy, a sophomore, has had runs of 86, 72 and 67 yards since he became eligible at midseason.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 27, 2013 | By Ari Bloomekatz
A motorcyclist was killed Saturday afternoon in Chatsworth in a crash with a car, authorities said. The crash occurred in the 10000 block of Winnetka Avenue just after 2 p.m. when the motorcyclist and another vehicle crashed, according to Katherine Main of the Los Angeles Fire Department. The motorcyclist, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead when paramedics arrived at the scene, Main said. Two other people who were in the car were taken to a hospital in unknown condition.
SPORTS
March 16, 2014 | By Eric Sondheimer
Not even during the days of Tom Meusborn when he was winning eight City Section championship as coach of the Chatsworth Chancellors did he have a pitchng staff that pulled off the feat of the Chancellors this past week. It started on Tuesday, when sophomore Josh Garcia allowed two hits in the first inning against No. 1-ranked Harvard-Westlake, then no-hit the Wolverines over the final five innings in a 1-0 loss. On Thursday, four Chatsworth pitchers held tough in a 3-3, 10-inning tie against another strong Mission League opponent, Alemany.
SPORTS
January 3, 2014 | By Eric Sondheimer
 Chatsworth is hosting a one-day showcase for City Section teams on Saturday. The schedule: Contreras vs. South Gate, 12:30 p.m.; Marshall vs. Hamilton, 2 p.m.; Verdugo Hills vs. Bell, 3:30 p.m.; Eagle Rock vs. Huntington Park, 5 p.m.; Poly vs. Chatsworth, 6:30 p.m.; Granada Hills vs. Venice, 8 p.m. Eric.sondheimer@latimes.com  
SPORTS
July 28, 2011 | Eric Sondheimer
When it comes to most valuable players for the summer of 2011, put left-hander Kiefer Kofman of Chatsworth near the top of any list. Kofman has been so impressive on the mound and at the plate this summer that he has stamped himself as one of the top baseball players in the City Section next spring. On Wednesday in a semifinal game of the Valley Invitational Baseball League playoffs, he retired 16 consecutive batters between the second and seventh innings en route to a three-hitter, leading Chatsworth to a 4-0 victory over Simi Valley Royal.
NEWS
January 24, 2014 | By Ben Welsh and Thomas Suh Lauder
Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 12 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times' Crime L.A. database . Ten neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Chatsworth (A) was the most unusual, recording five reports compared with a weekly average of 0.6 over the last three months. Atwater Village (K) topped the list of two neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 12 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 4.5 over the last three months.
SPORTS
March 4, 1998
The Chatsworth High girls' soccer team continued its march toward its eighth City Section title in 10 years with a 2-0 victory over Granada Hills on Tuesday in a 4-A Division semifinal at Chatsworth. Katie Klain scored a first-half goal off an assist from Beezy Preis. In the second half, Jackie Fodor scored off an assist from Klain. Chatsworth (23-1-1) meets San Pedro in the final on Saturday at 4 p.m. at East Los Angeles College.
SPORTS
July 14, 2013 | By Eric Sondheimer
 With San Fernando having won the City Section baseball championship twice in the last three years, people seem to be thinking that powers Chatsworth and Woodland Hills El Camino Real are on the decline. Hold off on the supposed demise of those two programs. This summer in the Valley Invitational Baseball League, Chatsworth is 10-1 under new Coach Curtis Scott. The Chancellors have been showing off three young pitchers in sophomore Josh Garcia and juniors Anthony Mayorga and John Cashman.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 10, 2013 | By Carla Rivera
Two men remained in custody Saturday, suspected of setting a small brush fire in an unincorporated area of Chatsworth. The fire was reported about 4:30 p.m. Friday northwest of the intersection of Valley Circle and Roscoe boulevards, said Los Angeles County Sheriff's Lt. Matthew Squire. Los Angeles city and county firefighters as well as Ventura County crews were able to quickly extinguish the blaze, which was contained to under one acre and did not threaten any structures. Witnesses described two men who had been seen in the area and an investigation led to the arrest of Mario Giovanni Zuvic and Jameson Raymond Hunt, both 20. The two were arrested on suspicion of arson and booked into the Malibu/Lost Hills Sheriff's Station with bail set at $75,000 each.
SPORTS
April 11, 2014 | By Eric Sondheimer
 Birmingham pulled off the shocker of the week on Friday, knocking off Chatsworth, 5-4, in a West Valley League thriller. It was Birmingham's first win over Chatsworth since the 2002 season. In the seventh, freshman Justin Rorick led off with a single. After a walk, Victor Robles put down a bunt that was thrown away, allowing Rorick to score the winning run. Alexis Miranda had two hits and two RBIs for the Patriots. El Camino Real completed a sweep of Taft with a 7-2 victory.
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