December 18, 1988 |
The U.S. International University men's basketball team squandered an 8-point halftime lead and lost its sixth consecutive game, 92-78, to St. Francis (N.Y.) Saturday in the consolation game of a tournament at Dartmouth. The Gulls (3-8) will get another chance at St. Francis (4-3) when they play host to the Terriers Dec. 30 at Golden Hall. USIU completes this 10-game trip, on its record is 1-8, Monday night at Coppin State in Baltimore, Md.
April 11, 1996
Billy Castonguay had four hits, including a two-run home run, and drove in five runs as Simi Valley High beat Barstow, 11-6, in a Gold Division semifinal game of the Birmingham baseball tournament Wednesday at Grant High. The Pioneers (8-8-1) face Franklin today at 10 a.m. in the division championship game at Birmingham. Castonguay (3-2) allowed Barstow (10-2-1) five earned runs and six hits in six innings with six strikeouts and six walks.
December 29, 1993
In other Marina tournament games: Fountain Valley 47, Marina 45--Erin Avila's three-point basket with 27 seconds left lifted Fountain Valley (6-3) to an upset of No. 6 Marina (7-3). Avila had 10 points and Gina Ybarra had 11 for Fountain Valley. The Barons had a 13-5 scoring advantage in the third quarter and survived six lead changes in the fourth. Martita Emde had 18 points and Shandy Robbins 14 for Marina.
March 30, 1999 |
Pitcher Jodie Cox gets most of the attention at Quartz Hill High, but it was her battery-mate who gave the Rebels a charge Monday night in the Division I championship game of the High Desert Classic. Olaya Salazar, a 5-foot-3 junior catcher, threw out two baserunners in crucial situations and was two for three with a run batted in to spark Quartz Hill to a 2-0 victory over Golden League rival Highland before more than 500 at Lancaster City Park.