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July 26, 1990 | GARY KLEIN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Lamar Lovett did not need a campus map when he arrived at UC Irvine last week to begin practice for Saturday night's Shrine All-Star Football Classic at the Rose Bowl. Lovett, the state's leading receiver last season at Franklin High, made the trek to Irvine last July to watch his brother, Lamont, prepare for the Shrine game, which pits the top graduating seniors from Southern California against their counterparts from Northern California.
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July 26, 1990 | GARY KLEIN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Lamar Lovett did not need a campus map when he arrived at UC Irvine last week to begin practice for Saturday night's Shrine All-Star Football Classic at the Rose Bowl. Lovett, the state's leading receiver last season at Franklin High, made the trek to Irvine last July to watch his brother, Lamont, prepare for the Shrine game, which pits the top graduating seniors from Southern California against their counterparts from Northern California.
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SPORTS
November 19, 1988 | STEVE WILLIAMS
Franklin 21, North Hollywood 0--Brothers Lamont and Lamar Lovett helped undefeated Franklin successfully open defense of its 3-A title at L.A. Wilson High. Lamont carried 21 times for 163 yards and 2 touchdowns, and Lamar caught 2 passes for 22 yards and a touchdown. Lamar Lovett caught a 15-yard pass from quarterback Santiago Alvarez for the game's first score midway through the first quarter. Lamont Lovett's scores came on a 1-yard run in the second quarter and a 27-yard dash in the third.
NEWS
December 14, 1989
Franklin High will attempt to win its third consecutive City Section football title when the Panthers meet Garfield in the Northern Conference championship game Friday night at 8 at East Los Angeles College. Franklin (11-1) is led by senior quarterback Santiago Alvarez, who has passed for 3,706 yards and 49 touchdowns--both state single-season records--and senior wide receiver Lamar Lovett, who has 88 receptions for 1,189 yards and 16 touchdowns.
SPORTS
November 4, 1989 | SEAN WATERS
Franklin 57, Verdugo Hills 0--Quarterback Santiago Alvarez threw for eight touchdowns and 324 yards to lead visiting Franklin. He completed 25 of 41 passes and threw touchdown passes of 11, 16, four, 17, five, four, 10 and six yards. Receiver Johnny Calderon had five receptions for 52 yards and scored Franklin's first three touchdowns. Lamar Lovett had eight catches for 132 yards and a touchdown. The Panthers (7-1, 5-0) rushed only six times for 24 yards.
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November 3, 1991 | From Associated Press
Ontiwaun Carter ran for 160 yards and three first-half touchdowns and two teammates also had 100-yard games as Arizona's pent-up running attack extended winless Oregon State's season-long misery, 45-21, Saturday night. Arizona, coming off three consecutive lopsided defeats to ranked teams, improved to 3-5 overall and 2-3 in the Pacific 10 by rushing for 460 yards and gaining 581 yards overall.
SPORTS
November 24, 1988 | TIM DERMODY
What started as a tough evening for the Gardena football team got better, then worse, as the Mohicans were eliminated from the City 3-A playoffs Wednesday night by defending champion Franklin, 21-7. Because of traffic and rain, the bus carrying the Gardena team did not arrive at L.A. Wilson High until 7:20 p.m., just 10 minutes from the game's scheduled start. Both teams took the field at 7:45, and the contest finally got under way at 8.
SPORTS
December 15, 1989 | ANDY RIVERA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Northern League champion Franklin High will play Eastern League champion Garfield for the City Section's 3-A Division title tonight at 7:30 in what promises to be a classic confrontation of the pass vs. the run at East LA College stadium. "This is what high school football is all about, " Garfield Coach Steve Robinson said. "The leading rusher in the City against the No. 1 passer in the City."
NEWS
September 28, 1989 | GARY KLEIN, Special to The Times
The changes in Santiago Alvarez have been subtle, unrecognizable to anyone other than the few who can actually feel the difference. Alvarez, the unassuming senior quarterback for the pass-happy Franklin High football team, is impressing teammates and defenders this season with pinpoint spirals that, increasingly, are leaving real impressions on his receivers. "Last year we were asking him to throw it with a little more uumph ," Franklin wide receiver Lamar Lovett says.
NEWS
July 12, 1990 | GARY KLEIN
Tom Kendall has been on the fast track since he began racing automobiles at age 18. But after a year without a victory on the Sports Club Car of America Trans-Am circuit, Kendall, a La Canada resident, is back in the winner's circle. Kendall, 23, moved into first place in the series with a victory Saturday at Cleveland. He averaged 111.96 m.p.h. in his Chevrolet Beretta over the 42-lap, 99-mile circuit at Burke Airport.
SPORTS
December 16, 1989 | ANDY RIVERA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Franklin High passed its way to victory in the City 3-A football championship game at East Los Angeles College Friday night, beating Garfield, 24-6, before a crowd of 13,000. What had figured to be a battle between Franklin's passing and Garfield's running turned into a rout as the Panther offense and defense dictated the tone of the game from the onset.
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