May 2, 1993
Thank you for "Taking On the Legal Battles of Those in Need" (April 12). It is rare that a liberal publication so forthrightly profiles those who are working to fragment our society with the unabashed goal of converting us into a Third World nation. This frightening piece is a portrait of do-gooders out of control, of power-crazed leftist lawyers pursuing a politically correct agenda. Irma Rodriguez promotes pure socialism. ("We want to develop an equitable distribution of resources."
April 8, 1988
Castle Park 29, Southwest 5--Sixteen batters had hits and 14 collected at least one RBI for host Castle Park, which scored in each of the six innings it batted. The 29 runs ties Castle Park (14-2, 2-0) with Holtville for sixth in the San Diego Section for most runs scored in a game. Holtville did it against Midway Baptist on March 30, 1985. The all-time section record for most runs in a game is 48, set by Christian in a game against La Jolla Country Day on April 14, 1977.
March 10, 1989
Sean Darrock hit three home runs as Mission Bay defeated host Granite Hills, 10-6, in a Hilltop-Moose Tournament game Thursday. Darrock, three for four on the day, had a bases-empty homer in the second, a three-run blast in the third and a two-run shot in the seventh. He finished with seven runs batted in. J.T. Thomas (1-0) won for Mission Bay (2-0). Granite Hills is 1-1. In other Hilltop-Moose Tournament games: St.
March 16, 1988
In other Hilltop-Moose tournament games: Mission Bay 6, Helix 1--Sean Rees threw a two-hitter while striking out seven and allowing no earned runs to lead Mission Bay (4-0). Rees (2-0) allowed no earned runs. Colin Davis was 2 for 4 with 2 RBIs for Mission Bay. Poway 6, Hilltop 5--Eddie Cornblum, who reached base on a one-out error, scored on a single by pinch-hitter Todd Waters in the top of the seventh. Matt Schwenke had a solo home run for Poway in the fourth.
April 12, 1993 |
Five years ago Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom--the nation's third-largest law firm--celebrated its 40th birthday by creating a $10-million fellowship program for aspiring public-interest lawyers. The "legal Peace Corps" would assist the poor and disenfranchised. "We wanted to make some contribution back to the world," says Richard Volpert, a senior partner in Skadden's Los Angeles office.
March 20, 1988 |
As the seventh inning ended and extra innings loomed in the championship game of the Hilltop-Moose baseball tournament Saturday, neither Mt. Carmel Coach Sam Blalock nor Mission Bay Coach Dennis Pugh thought there was enough daylight to continue. But the umpires disagreed. And Mt. Carmel expired before the last bit of daylight did at Hilltop High School as Mission Bay claimed the title with a 10-9 eight-inning decision.