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January 6, 1994 | ROB FERNAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Three South Bay players--Peninsula High offensive lineman John Welbourn, Mira Costa defensive lineman Phil Fonua and Hawthorne defensive back Omarr Morgan--have been selected to the elite All-Southern Section football team. The 25-player team, chosen by members of the media, represents the best talent in the section's 11 divisions.
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January 19, 1999 | PAUL McLEOD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The British invasion of the South Bay was well underway in 1977 when Brian Boswell left London to play for the Los Angeles Aztecs of the now-defunct North American Soccer League. A former defender in English leagues, Boswell settled in Manhattan Beach, where a growing colony of Britons had discovered the California lifestyle. It was just a short hop to El Camino College in Torrance, where the Aztecs sometimes played.
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December 16, 1993 | ROB FERNAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Omarr Morgan of Hawthorne High, John Welbourn of Peninsula and Coach Don Morrow of Mira Costa were the South Bay award winners Sunday at The Times' All-Star football breakfast at the Guest Quarters Hotel in Santa Monica. Morgan, a 5-foot-9, 165-pound senior who played several positions, was named back of the year. Welbourn, a 6-6, 275-pound senior, was lineman of the year. Morrow, who guided Mira Costa to its first Southern Section title, was coach of the year.
SPORTS
January 6, 1994 | ROB FERNAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Three South Bay players--Peninsula High offensive lineman John Welbourn, Mira Costa defensive lineman Phil Fonua and Hawthorne defensive back Omarr Morgan--have been selected to the elite All-Southern Section football team. The 25-player team, chosen by members of the media, represents the best talent in the section's 11 divisions.
NEWS
January 19, 1999 | PAUL McLEOD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The British invasion of the South Bay was well underway in 1977 when Brian Boswell left London to play for the Los Angeles Aztecs of the now-defunct North American Soccer League. A former defender in English leagues, Boswell settled in Manhattan Beach, where a growing colony of Britons had discovered the California lifestyle. It was just a short hop to El Camino College in Torrance, where the Aztecs sometimes played.
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September 30, 1990 | STUART MATTHEWS
Former Leuzinger High standout Zac Odom--Mark Odom's younger brother--is in his first year at the University of Hawaii. He's one of six South Bay athletes on the Rainbows' football squad. A 5-11, 165-pound cornerback, Zac Odom will very likely be redshirted this season. But Mark Odom, who never saw his younger brother play high school ball, thinks Zac might be ready to play for Hawaii now. "He's pretty good," Mark Odom said. "He can cover well and he's real fast.
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September 6, 1991 | MITCH POLIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
If national football recruiting service analysts are correct, there will be something missing during the 1991 high school football season in Southern California--the usual overabundance of blue-chip prospects. The consensus of people who provide preseason lists of potential All-Americans is that this is an off-year for prep talent in Southern California. Even Dick Lascola, who runs the Fallbrook, Calif.-based Scouting Evaluation Assn.
SPORTS
December 16, 1993 | ROB FERNAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Omarr Morgan of Hawthorne High, John Welbourn of Peninsula and Coach Don Morrow of Mira Costa were the South Bay award winners Sunday at The Times' All-Star football breakfast at the Guest Quarters Hotel in Santa Monica. Morgan, a 5-foot-9, 165-pound senior who played several positions, was named back of the year. Welbourn, a 6-6, 275-pound senior, was lineman of the year. Morrow, who guided Mira Costa to its first Southern Section title, was coach of the year.
SPORTS
September 6, 1991 | MITCH POLIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
If national football recruiting service analysts are correct, there will be something missing during the 1991 high school football season in Southern California--the usual overabundance of blue-chip prospects. The consensus of people who provide preseason lists of potential All-Americans is that this is an off-year for prep talent in Southern California. Even Dick Lascola, who runs the Fallbrook, Calif.-based Scouting Evaluation Assn.
SPORTS
September 30, 1990 | STUART MATTHEWS
Former Leuzinger High standout Zac Odom--Mark Odom's younger brother--is in his first year at the University of Hawaii. He's one of six South Bay athletes on the Rainbows' football squad. A 5-11, 165-pound cornerback, Zac Odom will very likely be redshirted this season. But Mark Odom, who never saw his younger brother play high school ball, thinks Zac might be ready to play for Hawaii now. "He's pretty good," Mark Odom said. "He can cover well and he's real fast.
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