Basketball/ Jan 20 2022

Colony Hands Glendora its First Palomares League Loss; Titans Defeat Tartans, 64-47, on Wednesday Night

Photos by Carlo Montalbo Boys Basketball: Glendora was able to hang with Colony through the first two quarters of Wednesday night’s Palomares League game. The Titans, however, who are on the CIF-SS Open Division watchlist, and currently ranked eleventh in the latest Division 1 poll, used a 36-21 run in the second half to pull […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 20 2022

Glendora Picks Up 73-33 Blowout Victory at Colony; Tartans Win First Palomares League Game of 2021-22 Season

Photos by Carlo Montalbo Girls Basketball: Glendora picked up its first Palomares League victory of the 2021-22 season on Wednesday. The Tartans used a 29-6 run in the third quarter to secure a 73-33 victory. Hailey Schaffer led the Tartans offense with 16 points. Emma Barnett chipped in with 13 points. Up next: The Tartans will […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 20 2022

Bishop Amat Claims 49-42 Camino Real League Victory Over La Salle on Wednesday Night

Boys Basketball: La Salle fell to 1-2 in Camino Real League games after Wednesday’s 49-42 to visiting Bishop Amat. Three of the four quarters were decided by two points or less, but Amat had an 11-5 advantage in the third period. Derek Peterson had a game-high 21 points for the Lancers. Ben Shaw led Amat […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 20 2022

San Dimas Girls Remain Undefeated in VVL Games After Victories Over West Covina (54-47) & Diamond Ranch (57-14)

Girls Basketball: San Dimas bolstered its spot atop the Valle Vista League with victories over West Covina and Diamond Ranch. On Tuesday, the Saints picked up a 54-47 win at West Covina. SDHS outscored WCHS 29-18 in the second half to secure the victory. The Saints’ Janessa Rodriguez (16) and Olivia Romero (14) combined for […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Jan 20 2022

After Slow Start Offensively, West Covina Scores Three Times in Second Half to Defeat Covina, 3 -1, in a VVL Showdown

Boys Soccer: Trailing 1-0 in the second half of its Valle Vista League showdown with Covina, West Covina erupted for three goals and picked up a 3-1 victory. The Bulldogs got even with the Colts when Isaac Baez was able to head in a corner kick. Jared Sanchez gave WCHS its first lead of the […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer,Top Stories/ Jan 20 2022

Maranatha Gets Two Goals From Whit Wilder in Tuesday’s 5-1 Victory Over Village Christian; Minutemen Improve to 2-1 in Olympic League

Photo by Mitsi Yamashita: Boys Soccer: Maranatha moved into second place in the Olympic League on Tuesday. The Minutemen controlled Village Christian, 5-1, and leapfrogged the Crusaders in the league standings. Whit Wilder scored twice, and the first came off an assist by Sawyer Throop. George Peterson scored on a penalty kick, and Peterson had […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 19 2022

Zaye Salgado & Ethan Chavez Score 12 Points Apiece in San Dimas’ 73-43, Valle Vista League Victory at West Covina

Photos by Robert Ketterling: Boys Basketball: San Dimas jumped on West Covina early on Tuesday night and cruised to a 73-43, Valle Vista League road victory. The Saints entered the second period with a 15-point lead and never looked back. Zaye Salgado had 12 points and four assists for SDHS. And Ethan Chavez contributed 12 […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 19 2022

Burroughs Closes Strong to Defeat Pasadena, 62-60, in Tuesday’s Pacific League Contest; Jason Guyton Led PHS w/18 Points

Boys Basketball: For the first time in six years, Pasadena High School has two Pacific League losses. The Bulldogs dropped a 62-60 decision to visiting Burroughs on Tuesday night. PHS (3-2) currently sits in fourth place in the Pacific League standings. Burroughs closed out the game on a 19-11 run to nip the Bulldogs, 62-60. […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 19 2022

Flintridge Prep Shakes Off Rust & Defeats Pasadena Poly, 54-46, on Tuesday; Wolves Get 35 Points From Ashley Chea

Girls Basketball: Another Prep League game. And another victory for Flintridge Prep. The Wolves, who hadn’t played in three weeks, opened the new year with a 54-46 victory at Pasadena Poly. It is their 70th consecutive Prep League win. The Panthers, who were led by Paige Lim’s 29 points, actually held a tw0-point lead after […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 19 2022

RJ Smith (21) & Kaleb Smith (20) Combine for 41 Points in Damien’s 88-53 Victory Over RCHS; Spartans 3-0 in Baseline League

Boys Basketball: Damien became the first SGV area program to 20 wins on Tuesday. The Spartans improved t0 20-1 after an 88-53 victory over visiting Rancho Cucamonga. RJ Smith hit three 3-pointers and finished with a game-high 21 points. Kaleb Smith had 20 points and hit two 3-pointers of his own. Aaron Glass led Rancho […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 18 2022

Aiden Chavez Hits Seven 3-Pointers & Scores 30 Points, But Damien Blows Out Upland, 87-52, in Baseline League Game

Boys Basketball: You know it’s not your day when you hit 10 3-pointers as a team, and still lose by 35 points. But that’s exactly what happened to the Upland boys basketball program. The Highlanders’ Aiden Chavez hit seven 3-pointers and finished with 30 points. Damien, however, was balanced as usual, and cruised to an […]

By Brian Baiotto


Top Stories,Wrestling/ Jan 17 2022

Walnut’s Ramirez, Flores & Barreto Place Second at Five Counties; Northview’s Limon Finishes Third at 120 Pounds

Wrestling: Five Counties Team Placing & Points: 1- Buchanan (327) 2- St. John Bosco (214.5) 3- Fountain Valley (201.5) 4- Gilroy (192) 5- SLAM (177.5) 6- Rancho Bernardo (157.5) 7- Centennial Corona (130.5) 8- Yucaipa (118) 9- Central (117) 10- Northview (113) 11- Servite (110) 12- Millikan (101.5) 13- Walnut (99.5) 14- Regis Jesuit (88) […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Jan 17 2022

San Dimas Improves to 3-0 in Valle Vista League Games After Friday’s 3-2 Victory Over Charter Oak

Girls Soccer: The defending champs actually trailed by a goal the half. But with a pair of second-half goals, San Dimas defeated Charter Oak, 3-2, and upped their VVL record to 3-0. Madeline Taylor scored a pair of first-half goals for Charter Oak. The Saints’ Reagan Parkhill would counter with two goals of her own, […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 16 2022

Malik Khouzam’s 30 Points & 5 Assists Leads Walnut to a 77-41 Victory Over Rowland in Hacienda League Contest

Boys Basketball: Walnut picked up its first Hacienda League victory of 2021-22 on Saturday. The Mustangs put Rowland away early and cruised to a 77-41 victory. Walnut had an 18-point advantage after the first quarter, and took a 56-20 lead into the half. Malik Khouzam had a monster game with 30 points and five assists. Khouzam […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 16 2022

Aaron Park’s 12 Points Leads San Dimas to 38-30 Victory Over Northview in Saturday Night’s Valle Vista League Showdown

Boys Basketball: One night after dropping its first Valle Vista League game of the season at Charter Oak, the San Dimas boys program welcomed Northview to its gym. It wasn’t a great night offensively for either school, but the Saints defeated the Vikings, 38-3o, on Saturday night. SDHS had an 18-8 lead at the half, […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 16 2022

San Dimas Girls Take Leg Up in Valle Vista League; Saints Defeat Northview, 50-32, on Saturday

Girls Basketball: In a battle of unbeatens in Valle Vista League play, San Dimas picked up an important 50-32 victory over Northview. The Vikings struggled to get their offense going all night, but it was the second and fourth quarters that saw SDHS outscore NHS by a margin of 34-15. Jaelyn Ramos (16 points) and […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Jan 15 2022

Sanaa Turner Scores Two Goals in West Covina’s 5-0 Victory Over Northview in a Valle Vista League Showdown

Girls Soccer: West Covina had gone more than a month since its last victory. On Friday, though, the Bulldogs shut out Northview, 5-0, in a Valle Vista League contest. WCHS held a 1-0 lead at the break, and then exploded for four second-half goals to pick up their first VVL win of the 2021-22 season. […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 15 2022

Jimmy Oladokun Scores 23 Points in Damien’s 76-57 Victory Over Chino Hills in Baseline League Play

Boys Basketball: For the first time since December 30th, the Damien basketball program was in action. The Spartans opened Baseline League play with a 76-57 victory over their visitors from Chino Hills High School. Damien (18-1) tied Vista Murrieta for most points the Huskies have surrendered all season. Jimmy Oladokun led DHS with 23 points. […]

By Brian Baiotto


Basketball/ Jan 14 2022

La Salle Gets 20 Points From Freshman Kaden Cortes; Lancers Defeat St. Mary’s Academy, 57-36, on Thursday Night

Photos by Alex Veliz Girls Basketball: La Salle won its eighth consecutive game on Thursday night. The Lancers improve to 2-0 in Camino Real League play after a 57-36 victory over St. Mary’s Academy. La Salle took a 28-12 lead into the half. Kaden Cortes led the way with 20 points. The freshman scored 12 […]

By Brian Baiotto


Soccer/ Jan 14 2022

Marshall Fundamental Shuts Out El Monte (8-0) & South El Monte (4-0) to Improve to 5-0 in Mission Valley League Games

Girls Soccer Marshall Fundamental improved to 5-0 in Mission Valley League games thanks to victories over El Monte and South El Monte this week. On Monday, the Eagles pounded El Monte 8-0. The next afternoon, Marshall Fundamental claimed a 4-0 victory over South El Monte. In Monday’s victory, Angely Puga had three goals and Esmeralda […]

By Brian Baiotto