October 18, 2013 |
Sylmar Coach Chris Richards said he has been suspended indefinitely pending outcome of an investigation into an on-campus fight involving students. Offensive coordinator John Brazil will be running the team for Friday's game against Van Nuys. Richards was suspended last week and didn't coach against Kennedy. Richards is in his second season as head coach. His hiring resulted in a number of top young players enrolling at Sylmar in the last two seasons. Eric.firstname.lastname@example.org
October 21, 2013 |
The suspension of Sylmar Coach Chris Richards has been changed to a firing. Richards said Principal James Lee informed him, "We are letting you go. Legally, we do not have to provide you with anything in writing. " Richards was suspended before the Spartans' game against Granada Hills Kennedy two weeks ago after a school investigation into an on-campus fight invoving assistant coaches and a player. He was in his second season as head coach. Assistant John Brazil has taken over running the team.
January 11, 1989
Former San Fernando High standout Chris Richards on Tuesday was selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game on Sunday at Stanford. Richards, a senior running back from Cal, will replace John Harvey of Texas El Paso.
November 1, 2000 |
It has been a miserable season for Chris Richards, the second-year coach at Monroe. The Vikings have lost five games on the field, forfeited a 49-0 victory over Cleveland for using an ineligible player and had to stop a game against Canoga Park because Richards did not have emergency medical cards for his players. Finally, a ray of sunshine fell on the Vikings. Monroe surprised San Fernando, 9-7, with a strong defensive effort and a field goal by Marvin Cortez with eight seconds to play.
September 20, 1986
Jim Irwin threw a 13-yard touchdown pass to Tim Winn in the third quarter as Damien High School held on to defeat Fullerton, 13-7, in a non-league game Friday night in Spartan Stadium at LaVerne. Two plays after an interception by Chris Richards and a personal foul against Fullerton, Irwin threw the winning touchdown pass to Winn with 6:49 to play in the third quarter.