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March 28, 1993 | IRENE GARCIA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Although Jeff Poor's baseball career has taken a few surprising turns, the latest one has benefited Harbor College in a big way. Poor, a two-time All-Southern Section catcher at El Segundo High, accepted a scholarship to the University of Texas last summer. He struggled academically and decided to stay home and enroll at Harbor when he returned for Christmas break. "I call it a good Christmas present," Harbor assistant Bob Anderson said. The timing was perfect.
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March 28, 1993 | IRENE GARCIA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Although Jeff Poor's baseball career has taken a few surprising turns, the latest one has benefited Harbor College in a big way. Poor, a two-time All-Southern Section catcher at El Segundo High, accepted a scholarship to the University of Texas last summer. He struggled academically and decided to stay home and enroll at Harbor when he returned for Christmas break. "I call it a good Christmas present," Harbor assistant Bob Anderson said. The timing was perfect.
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July 30, 1992 | BRIAN DALZIEL, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Shortstop Jay Uhlman had four hits and scored three runs and right fielder Ryan McClosky had three hits and drove in two runs Wednesday night to lead El Segundo to a 17-0 victory over West Torrance in the Fourth Area American Legion baseball playoffs at Blair Field in Long Beach. The consolation final victory puts the Eagles into the championship against Gahr this afternoon at 5. El Segundo needs to beat Gahr twice to advance to the state tournament.
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July 4, 1991
The El Segundo Blues American Legion baseball team, featuring past and present El Segundo High players, begins an 18-game trip today through Montana and Wyoming. El Segundo faces Coeur d'Alene, Ida., in the first round of the Whitefish Tournament at Kalispell, Mont. The tournament runs through Sunday. The team then has games at Billings, Mont., and Sheridan, Wyo., before opening play in the Miles City Tournament at Miles City, Mont., on Wednesday.
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June 20, 1991
Four players from El Segundo High and three from Torrance lead a group of 11 South Bay players named to All-Southern Section baseball teams by the First Interstate Bank-Amateur Athletic Foundation board of sportswriters. Torrance placed two players on the 4-A Division first team--junior catcher Jason Kendall and senior third baseman Antone Williamson, a three-time All-CIF selection.
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May 14, 1993 | IRENE GARCIA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Harbor College baseball team will play host to Pierce College in the first round of the Southern California Regional at 1 p.m. Saturday. The second game of the best-of-three series is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday. A third game, if needed, would follow. The winner advances to next week's regional finals at a site to be determined. The third-seeded Seahawks (28-10) won the South Coast Conference with a 16-4 record. With a .322 team batting average and an earned-run average of 3.
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May 14, 1994 | FERNANDO DOMINGUEZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Mission and Pierce colleges face stiff competition in the Southern California junior college baseball Southern regional today and Sunday. Mission (26-15), seeded seventh, will play host to defending state champion Rancho Santiago (33-10), and Pierce (26-15) will travel to Harbor (29-12) in a pair of best-of-three series. The games today start at noon and doubleheaders--if necessary--are scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday. Sixteen teams will play in the first round.
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May 9, 1991 | GREG GONZALEZ, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Despite the absence of Coach John Stevenson, the El Segundo High baseball team clinched its fourth consecutive league title and its 20th in 32 years with a 10-3 victory over St. Francis on Wednesday night at Brookside Park in Pasadena. The Eagles improved to 23-4 overall and 9-0 in the San Fernando Valley League, three games ahead of St. Francis (6-3) with one remaining.
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May 28, 1992
Thirty-six of the area's top high school seniors have been selected to play in the 23rd annual South Bay Athletic Club All-Star Baseball Classic at 7:30 p.m. June 12 at Recreation Park in El Segundo. Coaches Tim Ammentorp of Ocean League champion Redondo and Ron Kasparian of Western League runner-up Westchester will coach the Red team. Gil Eberhard, co-coach of Bay League champion Peninsula, and Jeff Phillips of Pioneer League co-champion Torrance will coach the Blue team.
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April 28, 1991 | STUART MATTHEWS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Perhaps the most surprising story in the history of El Segundo High baseball team is that the Eagles had not won their own tournament in 17 years. That is until Saturday night. The Eagles captured the 23rd El Segundo Tournament, powering to a 6-1 victory over Gahr--the third-ranked team in the Southern Section 4-A Division--in the championship at Recreation Park. And El Segundo (20-3) won with one of the least experienced teams in school history.
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July 19, 1991
Archery Jay Barrs of Mesa, Ariz., and Denise Parker of South Jordan, Utah, finished with a series of bull's-eyes to win the preliminary rounds. Barrs, the 1988 Olympic gold medalist who turned 29 Wednesday, closed with 12 consecutive bull's-eyes from 30 meters and finished with 1,320 points out of a possible 1,440. Scoring a personal high of 339 from 50 meters, he was the top scorer from three of four distances.
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