October 1, 1994 |
Junior quarterback Steve McKeon completed 18 of 26 passes for a career-high 314 yards and four touchdowns to lead Hart High to a 56-14 rout of Palmdale in a nonleague game Friday at Canyon High. Hart (4-0) trailed in the first quarter, 14-7, before the Indians scored 49 unanswered points. Palmdale (0-4) took its early lead on a pair of touchdown passes from quarterback Johnny Gillespie to Jamel White.
November 2, 1998 |
Staying Power If USC and UCLA are fair indications, fullbacks are homebodies who don't mind sharing. Valley products Ted Iacenda of Hart High and Marvin Powell of Birmingham split playing time at fullback for the Trojans, and Durell Price of Sylmar and Craig Walendy of Westlake do the same for the Bruins.
September 10, 1994 |
Quarterback Brian MacLean passed for 197 yards and four touchdowns and sparked a 29-point second quarter as Granada Hills High rolled to a 49-13 victory Friday night over Monroe. MacLean connected on 12 of 16 passes, including a 13-yard touchdown toss to Eric Carpenter that gave the Highlanders a 21-7 lead in the second period. Running back Eric Richardson pitched in with two touchdown runs--both in the second quarter--and finished with 43 yards in seven carries.
November 13, 1997 |
As it wraps up its investigation, perhaps by the end of the week, the USC committee looking into charges of impropriety in the Student Athlete Academic Services program will interview a former employee who left USC because of "ethical concerns." Cynthia Cardosi, an academic advisor for seven years who left in 1995, has agreed to talk to the committee after being contacted through officials at University of Virginia, where she currently is employed.
March 30, 1996
Pero Vasiljevic of Simi Valley High and John Burrell of Highland have been selected to the Southern Section Division I first team in basketball. Vasiljevic, a 6-foot-9 senior center who was The Times' Ventura County Player of the Year, averaged 24.6 points, 11.6 rebounds and 3.1 blocked shots for the Pioneers. Burrell, a 6-2 senior forward, led the region's large schools in scoring with an average of 29.9.
December 2, 1995 |
Ted Iacenda scored four touchdowns and broke Russell White's Southern Section scoring record while leading Hart to a 37-3 victory over Peninsula in the Division II playoffs Friday night at College of the Canyons. Iacenda has 586 points, with the division championship game to play next Saturday against the winner of tonight's Antelope Valley-Downey game. White, who played at Crespi, finished his career in 1989 with 568 points.
November 5, 1994 |
Steve McKeon completed 14 of 17 passes for 223 yards and two touchdowns and fullback Ted Iacenda scored four touchdowns to lead Hart High to a 42-7 victory over Burroughs in a Foothill League game Friday night at College of the Canyons. It was the first football game played at Canyons this season because the school's stadium was damaged in the Jan. 17 earthquake. The victory sets up a showdown between Hart and Saugus next week. Hart is 9-0 and 3-0 in league play.
November 6, 1997 |
Sophomore fullback Ted Iacenda will sit out the rest of the season because he needs arthroscopic procedures on both shoulders and might require reconstructive surgery on both. "It's real disappointing," said Iacenda, who started in four games ahead of senior Rodney Sermons before being injured. "I just want to do what's best to get healthy for next spring." Iacenda is scheduled for arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder next week to determine whether he needs reconstructive surgery.