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October 13, 1991
The Trojans really know how to pick the best, and I'm not just referring to the song girls but to their coach, Dolly Rouse. Dolly and I were flag twirlers at South Torrance High School and never have I met a more dynamic person! USC is lucky to have her. BARBARA WILDER BANNISTER Redondo Beach
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November 29, 2000 | GARY KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two men who assaulted South Torrance High football Coach Brett Peabody because of a relative's lack of playing time pleaded no contest Tuesday to misdemeanor charges of battery against a school employee and were sentenced to 45 days in jail and three years' probation. John Blaz Martinez, 34, and his brother, Anthony Julio Martinez, 23, both of Lomita, agreed to the plea bargain at their arraignment before Judge Thomas P. Allen Jr. in Los Angeles Superior Southwest District Court in Torrance.
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SPORTS
November 21, 1991 | MIKE REILLEY
Orange County also is guaranteed at least one finalist in Division 3-A volleyball. Third-seeded Sunny Hills (16-3) plays second-seeded El Modena (20-1) in a semifinal tonight at La Habra High School. The winner probably will meet defending champion La Habra (19-2) in the finals. The Highlanders take a 16-match winning streak into their semifinal match against unseeded Torrance (14-1) tonight at South Torrance High School.
SPORTS
November 3, 2000 | GARY KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Misdemeanor battery charges were filed Thursday in Torrance against two men who allegedly assaulted South Torrance High's football coach last month because of a relative's lack of playing time. John Blaz Martinez, 34, of Lomita was charged with one count each of battery, battery against a school employee and battery on school property, said Robert Acciani, Torrance's chief deputy city attorney.
SPORTS
December 1, 1989
Will the ghost of Christmas past return to haunt the victors again? Eighty-eight teams from 43 high schools will be out to buck the jinx that has plagued the varsity champions of the annual South Holiday Soccer Tournament, which opens Saturday with girls play at South Torrance High School. The monthlong event concludes Dec. 22 with the champions of the boys and girls varsity divisions assured of one thing: Winning a Southern Section title won't be easy.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 24, 1996 | TRACY JOHNSON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
On the surface, Scott Dygert seems to have everything. Not only is Dygert, a high school junior, the student body vice president and president of the Debate Club, but he was also selected to represent his peers on Assemblywoman Debra Bowen's (D-Marina del Rey) Youth Council. And last year, he lettered in track.
SPORTS
February 9, 1990 | MIKE DOWNEY
I don't know about you, but I'm with Gil Ramirez. Ramirez is the high school basketball coach at South Torrance who refused to send his girls back onto the court after halftime because Inglewood Morningside already was leading, 102-24. What the coach did was against the rules, and disciplinary action was taken against him. Well, I guess that was to be expected. High school people just love taking disciplinary action.
SPORTS
November 3, 2000 | GARY KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Misdemeanor battery charges were filed Thursday in Torrance against two men who allegedly assaulted South Torrance High's football coach last month because of a relative's lack of playing time. John Blaz Martinez, 34, of Lomita was charged with one count each of battery, battery against a school employee and battery on school property, said Robert Acciani, Torrance's chief deputy city attorney.
SPORTS
November 29, 2000 | GARY KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two men who assaulted South Torrance High football Coach Brett Peabody because of a relative's lack of playing time pleaded no contest Tuesday to misdemeanor charges of battery against a school employee and were sentenced to 45 days in jail and three years' probation. John Blaz Martinez, 34, and his brother, Anthony Julio Martinez, 23, both of Lomita, agreed to the plea bargain at their arraignment before Judge Thomas P. Allen Jr. in Los Angeles Superior Southwest District Court in Torrance.
SPORTS
October 26, 2000 | GARY KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
High school football coaches throughout the Southland reacted with shock and dismay this week upon learning of an alleged postgame assault that was waged upon South Torrance Coach Brett Peabody by members of a player's family. "It's totally unbelievable," Corona Centennial Coach Matt Logan said. "Sometimes you think you've seen it all, and then it reaches a new low," Lakewood Mayfair Coach Mike Fitch said. John Martinez Sr.
SPORTS
October 26, 2000 | GARY KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
High school football coaches throughout the Southland reacted with shock and dismay this week upon learning of an alleged postgame assault that was waged upon South Torrance Coach Brett Peabody by members of a player's family. "It's totally unbelievable," Corona Centennial Coach Matt Logan said. "Sometimes you think you've seen it all, and then it reaches a new low," Lakewood Mayfair Coach Mike Fitch said. John Martinez Sr.
SPORTS
October 26, 2000 | GARY KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
High school football coaches in Orange County and throughout the Southland reacted with shock and dismay this week upon learning of an alleged postgame assault that was waged upon South Torrance Coach Brett Peabody by members of a player's family. "It's totally unbelievable," Corona Centennial Coach Matt Logan said. "Sometimes you think you've seen it all, and then it reaches a new low," Lakewood Mayfair Coach Mike Fitch said. John Martinez Sr.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 24, 1996 | TRACY JOHNSON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
On the surface, Scott Dygert seems to have everything. Not only is Dygert, a high school junior, the student body vice president and president of the Debate Club, but he was also selected to represent his peers on Assemblywoman Debra Bowen's (D-Marina del Rey) Youth Council. And last year, he lettered in track.
SPORTS
November 21, 1991 | MIKE REILLEY
Orange County also is guaranteed at least one finalist in Division 3-A volleyball. Third-seeded Sunny Hills (16-3) plays second-seeded El Modena (20-1) in a semifinal tonight at La Habra High School. The winner probably will meet defending champion La Habra (19-2) in the finals. The Highlanders take a 16-match winning streak into their semifinal match against unseeded Torrance (14-1) tonight at South Torrance High School.
MAGAZINE
October 13, 1991
The Trojans really know how to pick the best, and I'm not just referring to the song girls but to their coach, Dolly Rouse. Dolly and I were flag twirlers at South Torrance High School and never have I met a more dynamic person! USC is lucky to have her. BARBARA WILDER BANNISTER Redondo Beach
SPORTS
February 10, 1990 | ROB FERNAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
South Torrance High girls basketball Coach Gil Ramirez was allowed to coach his team's final game Friday after the Southern Section recommended lifting his suspension, South Torrance Athletic Director Roger Bryant said. Ramirez had been suspended by the school for violating the Southern Section sportsmanship rule after he pulled his team at halftime Wednesday with South Torrance trailing Inglewood Morningside, 102-24.
SPORTS
October 26, 2000 | GARY KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
High school football coaches in Orange County and throughout the Southland reacted with shock and dismay this week upon learning of an alleged postgame assault that was waged upon South Torrance Coach Brett Peabody by members of a player's family. "It's totally unbelievable," Corona Centennial Coach Matt Logan said. "Sometimes you think you've seen it all, and then it reaches a new low," Lakewood Mayfair Coach Mike Fitch said. John Martinez Sr.
SPORTS
February 10, 1990 | ROB FERNAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
South Torrance High girls basketball Coach Gil Ramirez was allowed to coach his team's final game Friday after the Southern Section recommended lifting his suspension, South Torrance Athletic Director Roger Bryant said. Ramirez had been suspended by the school for violating the Southern Section sportsmanship rule after he pulled his team at halftime Wednesday with South Torrance trailing Inglewood Morningside, 102-24.
SPORTS
February 9, 1990 | MIKE DOWNEY
I don't know about you, but I'm with Gil Ramirez. Ramirez is the high school basketball coach at South Torrance who refused to send his girls back onto the court after halftime because Inglewood Morningside already was leading, 102-24. What the coach did was against the rules, and disciplinary action was taken against him. Well, I guess that was to be expected. High school people just love taking disciplinary action.
SPORTS
February 9, 1990 | ROB FERNAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
South Torrance High girls basketball Coach Gil Ramirez was suspended by the school Thursday for the rest of the season for violating the Southern Section sportsmanship rule. Ramirez pulled his team off the court at halftime Wednesday with his team trailing Inglewood Morningside, 102-24.
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