Archive for September, 2016

St. Francis keeps it steady in victory over Buena Park, 28-19

In a contrast of sustained drives versus big plays, it was the steady offense of St. Francis High that proved more effective in a 28-19 victory over visiting Buena Park on Friday night in nonleague play. With the win, St

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It’s a Dunn deal as Alemany slips past Crespi

It was back in January when Mission Hills Alemany pulled off the shocker of 2016, announcing the firing of Dean Herrington as football coach. He was only considered one of the best in the San Fernando Valley

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WNBA playoffs: Sparks make it look easy, cruise past Sky, 99-84, for 2-0 series lead

In the thick of a turbulent third quarter Friday night, when a bevy of Sparks mistakes gave the Chicago Sky a hint of life in Game 2 of the WNBA semifinals, one of the Sparks’ steadiest players was exactly that.  Jantel Lavender does not start. She does not sink three-pointers or make attention-grabbing…

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Kings fall to Avalanche, 3-1, in preseason game

Mikhail Grigorenko scored twice to help the Colorado Avalanche beat the Los Angeles Kings, 3-1, in a preseason game Friday night in Denver.  Nathan McKinnon opened the scoring six minutes into the game to give the Avalanche a 1-0 lead. Grigorenko made it 2-0 as 12:32

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Angels’ Albert Pujols proud to have finished strong

Shut down for this season’s final weekend, Albert Pujols reflected Friday on his fifth year as an Angel. He was proud to finish with a .268 average, 31 home runs and 119 runs batted in despite plantar fasciitis in his right foot.

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No. 10 Washington takes a bite out of No. 7 Stanford, 44-6

Jake Browning threw for 210 yards and three touchdowns, Myles Gaskin added 100 yards and two scores, and No.

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Brett Anderson and Brandon McCarthy could make Dodgers’ playoff roster as relievers, or starters

On Thursday, Brett Anderson made his first relief appearance in three years.

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Galaxy chasing more than a playoff berth in Dallas

Steven Gerrard said the Galaxy learned a painful lesson last season, when they plummeted from the top of the MLS standings to fifth place in the Western Conference in the final two games of the regular season. The slide cost them a first-round playoff bye, forcing them into a knockout-round game…

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Todd Gurley still looking for a breakout performance as Rams head to Arizona

It was an unprecedented streak that began against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Rams running back Todd Gurley rushed for 146 yards in his first start last season, the first of an NFL rookie-record four consecutive games in which he ran for 125 yards or more. On Sunday,…

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Ivanka Trump plugs her father’s child care policy in new campaign ad

Campaign 2016 updates: Donald Trump discusses campaign, immigrants in video deposition over hotel dispute Sept. 30, 2016, 7:20 p.m.

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