November 22, 2013 |
SOUTHERN SECTION GIRLS' VOLLEYBALL Championships Friday Division 3AA: Viewpoint d. Windward, 16-25, 25-21, 25-20, 25-19 Division 5AA: Pomona Catholic d. Bishop Conaty, 25-21, 27-25, 21-25, 25-13 Saturday at Santiago Canyon College Division 2A: Whittier Christian vs. Mayfield, 10 a.m. Division 2AA: Corona Santiago vs. Oaks Christian, 1 p.m. Division 1A: La Salle vs. Harvard-Westlake, 5 p.m. Division 1AA: Los...
November 30, 2012 |
Gardena Serra not only got revenge Friday night, the Cavaliers also captured their third CIF Southern Section title in four years with a 30-28 victory over West Hills Chaminade in the Western Division championship game at Serra High. Serra (12-2) avenged a 28-20 loss to Chaminade in Mission League play on Oct. 5 and put itself in position for a Division II regional bowl berth. Afterward, Adoree Jackson and teammate Daishon Green took turns doing victory backflips for their fans ... the start of a celebration likely to last into the morning.
November 28, 2012 |
Scott Altenberg, the Gardena Serra football coach, doesn't know whether to laugh or cry when he tells the story of senior linebacker Ardis Perez. Two years ago, Perez broke his neck on the opening kickoff of a semifinal playoff game against Paso Robles. "He didn't move for 20 minutes," Altenberg said. "When he went down, I literally couldn't move myself. It was a real scary moment. " Perez said, "All I remember is it felt like I was floating down, and I couldn't move. I closed my eyes and started praying.
December 4, 2011
SOUTHERN SECTION CHAMPIONSHIPS All games tentatively 7:30 p.m. unless noted; exact sites and times to be confirmed Friday INLAND (II): No. 1 Corona Centennial (12-1) at No. 2 Vista Murrieta (8-5), 8 p.m. NORTHERN (III): No. 1 Westlake (13-0) at No. 2 Oaks Christian (11-2) WESTERN (IV): Culver City (10-3) at No. 2 Arroyo Grande (12-1) CENTRAL (V): No. 1 Rancho Verde (13-0) at No. 2 Palm Springs (13-0) SOUTHEAST (VII): No. 1 West Covina (12-1)
June 3, 2011 |
Saturday at Irvine Barber Park Division 1 Anaheim Canyon (23-7) vs. Corona Santiago (27-5), 6 p.m. Scouting report: It's the rookie vs. the veteran. Canyon will make its first championship appearance against Santiago, which has played in five title games. The Comanches are led by Tennessee-bound pitcher Cheyanne Tarango and have strong offense with Shannon Bustillos, Lauren Young and Kelly Stowe. Santiago has talented sophomore pitcher Erica Romero and Michigan-bound catcher Lauren Sweet, who's hitting .490 with 13 home runs and 45 runs batted in. Others: Division 6, Downey Calvary Chapel vs. Redlands Citrus Valley, 10 a.m.; Division 4, Fontana Kaiser vs. Goleta Dos Pueblos, 12:30 p.m.; Division 2, Camarillo vs. La Mirada, 3:30 p.m.
June 2, 2011 |
SOUTHERN SECTION BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS FRIDAY AT DODGER STADIUM DIVISION 4 LA PUENTE BISHOP AMAT (28-4) VS. PALM DESERT (28-4), 4:30 P.M. Scouting report: There's not a better matchup of teams all weekend at Dodger Stadium. Bishop Amat lost to Palm Desert, 5-1, in its season opener. The Lancers won the National Classic and have played and beaten top teams all season. Sophomore Adam Alcantar is having a terrific season with a .485 average. Third baseman Rio Ruiz is a future first-round draft pick.