October 24, 1992 |
Muir 55, Hoover 12--Saladin McCullough ran for 156 yards and scored four touchdowns for the host Mustangs. Muir (6-1, 2-0) scored on five of its six first-half possessions to build a 41-0 halftime lead as McCullough scored on runs of 24, one, 49 and 31 yards. Hoover (1-6, 0-2) scored its touchdowns in the fourth quarter, taking advantage of five pass-interference calls. Nate Dishington scored on a one-yard run and he threw a three-yard scoring pass to Marvin Toledo.
September 20, 1994 |
Saladin McCullough, the All-CIF running back from Pasadena Muir High who in 1993 signed a letter of intent to attend USC, is lighting up junior college football for Pasadena City College. After two games, his coach, Dennis Gossard, said of him Monday: "There is no better runner in college football, at any level, than this kid. He's a great back, he's going to get better and he still wants to play for SC." McCullough, 5-9 and 175 pounds, has more than 500 yards total offense in two games.
September 4, 1997 |
Paul Shoemaker was named Brigham Young new starting quarterback, Coach LaVell Edwards saying he played a hunch in making the choice. Shoemaker, 23, a redshirt junior who backed up Steve Sarkisian last year, beat out Kevin Feterik, a sophomore with a strong, accurate arm. . . . Richard "Babe" Tysseling, a coach at Central College from 1937 to 1960, died after a long illness in Pella, Iowa. He was 86. . . .
September 6, 1995 |
Charges of grand auto theft were not brought against El Camino College football players Saladin McCullough and Treyvone Towns, according to Sgt. Lili Hadsell of the San Marino Police Department. McCullough and Towns, who were arrested more than a week ago in Pasadena while in possession of a stolen car, were held overnight in jail and released the next day, she said. They were not arraigned, as police had previously said.
August 4, 1993 |
USC, opening its second John Robinson era, begins practice today in preparation for its Aug. 29 opener against North Carolina at Anaheim Stadium. Robinson, hired on Jan. 3 to replace Larry Smith, will greet 12 newcomers at Howard Jones Field. They will work out today, Thursday and Friday before the entire team gathers at UC Irvine for its Aug. 9-21 training camp.
September 21, 1991 |
Pasadena Muir High Coach Mike Morris liked his football team's chances when it led by 15 points late in the third quarter at Fontana Friday night. Morris knew that Fontana was best known for its running game and would have to pass to come back. The Steelers did just that in rallying behind the catches of Mike May to win, 27-23, on a four-yard touchdown run by Richard Stephens.