September 4, 1994
COACH: Hank Johnson, 20th year. 1993 RECORD: 5-3 in Southeastern Conference; 7-4 overall. OUTLOOK: The Bulldogs will be led by running back Isaac Hatley and defensive tackle Eboni Wilson. Jefferson faces the annual problem of fielding a small team. TOP RETURNING PLAYERS NAME SIZE POS. YR Isaac Hatley 5-8/160 RB Sr Eboni Wilson 6-3/245 DT/FB Sr Yesfi Olivo 5-11/230 OG/MLB Sr Stevie Williams 5-8/150 WR/CB Sr TOP NEWCOMERS NAME SIZE POS.
September 4, 1994
* Ranking, league and 1993 record Comment 1.Loyola, Del Rey: 8-4-0 Time to open trophy case 2.Dorsey, Pacific: 10-4-0 Always in the hunt 3.Bell Gardens, Almont: 9-3-1 Solid, if not spectacular 4.Jefferson, Eastern: 7-4-0 Ready to make stretch run 5.Garfield, Eastern: 11-2-0 Strong up front 6.Crenshaw, Pacific: 4-7-0 Burning rubber 7.Locke, Eastern: 5-2-1 A Sirr thing 8.Manual Arts, Metro: 4-7-1 Adds passing attack 9.Fremont, Eastern: 11-3-0 Moves up in class 10.
December 11, 1994
OFFENSE Name: Jeff Deno Jr.
February 1, 1995 |
Today is the start of the national signing period for football. This is a partial list of top local players who have declared their college choice. The list was compiled by prep editor Eric Shepard. Player School Pos. Ht. Wt.
January 29, 1995 |
Michael Granville of Bell Gardens High, who had the fastest high school time in the 800 meters last year, has entered the Open 500 at the Sunkist Invitational indoor track meet Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Los Angeles Sports Arena. Granville, a junior, will be running against Danny Harris, who ran 48.13 to win the silver medal in the 1984 Olympic Games 400-meter hurdles. Harris, who is rated 10th in the world by Track And Field News, ran 48.18 in the 400 hurdles at Laussane, Switzerland.
January 8, 1995 |
Jefferson High lost one of its most famous alumni when actor Woody Strode died in his sleep Dec. 31 at Foothill Presbyterian Hospital in Glendora. Strode was 80. The cause of death was unknown, but he had been found to have lung cancer, according to family members. The former UCLA football star, who also played for the Los Angeles Rams in the 1940s, grew up in Los Angeles near the Coliseum.