December 11, 2013 |
The City Section began league play on Wednesday, and North Hollywood came away with a 58-52 win over Grant in the East Valley League. Sean Fernandez, the son of first-year Coach Jose Fernandez, scored 21 points for the Huskies. Poly (6-0) defeated Monroe, 87-62. In the Coliseum League, Crenshaw defeated Manual Arts, 78-58. View Park defeated West Adams, 82-36. Chance Comanche had 24 points. In the Ventura County Classic, Jamani Spencer scored 18 points in Sierra Canyon's 69-39 win over Royal.
September 11, 2013 |
When Jeff Engilman retired as football coach at Arleta after the 2010 season, he believed he left the program in the capable hands of assistant Dan Kelly, who he had trained at Sylmar and Arleta. Kelly and his group of strong assistants have kept the program going strong. After seasons of 9-2 and 8-3 while playing in City Section Division I, the Mustangs opened their season last week with a 35-21 victory over El Camino Real. Sophomore running back Isaiah Gable rushed for 127 yards in just six carries.
November 4, 2012 |
As expected, Harbor City Narbonne was made the top-seeded team for the Los Angeles City Section Division I football playoffs by a selection committee Saturday morning. The Gauchos (10-0) wrapped up the Marine League title with a 53-7 rout of Gardena and will host No. 16 Los Angeles Locke in the first round Friday. If seedings hold, they will face No. 4 Carson in the semifinals in a rematch of Narbonne's 26-20 win Oct. 5. "Winning league is nice, but any coach or player would gladly trade that for a ring," Narbonne Coach Manuel Douglas said.
January 3, 2012
BACK OF THE YEAR De'Jon Coleman Arleta De'Jon Coleman of Arleta turned in the most productive season by a running back in City Section history, scoring a record 47 touchdowns. He has been selected The Times' back of the year. "When you think of how many have played in the Los Angeles district for 100 years, to break that record is unbelievable," Coach Dan Kelley said. "He's just a great football player. " The 5-foot-10, 175-pound Coleman used acceleration and elusiveness to score most of his touchdowns.
August 29, 2011
Top linebackers Jeremiah Allison, Dorsey, 6-0, 200, Sr. Has 42 sacks last two seasons Su'a Cravens, Vista Murrieta, 6-1, 205, Jr. Hits and runs like a free safety C.J. Dozier, Chaparral, 6-2, 220, Sr. Committed to Arizona State Salamo Fiso, Long Beach Poly, 6-0, 200, Sr. Was a summer sensation Seth Jacobs, Arroyo Grande, 6-2, 210, Sr. A tackling machine Carlos Mendoza, Oaks Christian, 6-2, 220, Sr. Another in long...