August 9, 1996 |
Brian Gross is anything but lost in his keenly focused, wildly naughty multimedia musical "If I Were Lost" at Highways, about the ultimate antihero--a lustful gay druggie named Bill (Blaine Cotton). Bill is ostensibly looking for inner peace in the desert but is distracted by his abundant cravings for sexual encounters and drugs. His first temptation is a black leather boy-toy named Dante (Joe Decker), who takes pleasure in stealing away other men's boyfriends.
April 5, 1995 |
Perhaps no one was happier to hear the name of the new coach than the former coach. Bob Richards was elated with the news that Thousand Oaks High has hired Mike Kelly to replace him as football coach. Kelly has been part of the Lancer football staff for 12 seasons, the past two as a varsity assistant to Richards. Richards resigned as head football coach in January. The school announced that he wanted to spend more time with his family and that he might be an assistant under the new coach.
April 28, 1994 |
On feeling the charge from the crack of the bat, Mike Kelly raced from the batter's box in long, fluid strides, rounded first base gracefully and eased into second as he had countless times before. This time, though, the moment was special, worth savoring. The Atlanta Braves' rookie left fielder from Los Alamitos High had just notched his first major league hit in his second at-bat of the regular season.
August 18, 1992 |
They formed arguably the greatest college outfield of their time, and possibly for generations to come. Even in the long and distinguished history of Arizona State baseball, that cradle of major league talent that produced some of the finest players in the game, no three outfielders with their ability and potential played side by side like they did. Perhaps no three others will ever again.
March 4, 1992 |
Andy Van Slyke's 7-year-old son, Scott, saved his 3-year-old brother from drowning in a hot tub at the condominium complex in Bradenton, Fla., where their family is staying during spring training. "It was amazing. Jared weighs 33 pounds and Scott weighs only 53, but he carried him out of the water," said Lauri Van Slyke, the wife of the Pittsburgh Pirate outfielder. Jared had turned blue, but was fine after a night in the hospital. Mike Kelly, the Atlanta Braves' 1991 No.
July 23, 1991 |
The Atlanta Braves on Monday signed their No. 1 draft pick, Mike Kelly, an outfielder from Arizona State and Los Alamitos High School. Kelly, 21, will work out with the Braves in Pittsburgh today and Wednesday before reporting to the organization's Class-A team in Durham, N.C., later this week, said club spokesman Jim Schultz. Kelly was the second pick overall in the free-agent draft June 3 behind Brien Taylor, a high school pitcher from Beaufort, N.C., who was chosen by the New York Yankees.