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  • Softball teams looking to continue success this season

    Softball teams looking to continue success this season
    It was a banner year in 2013 for the local softball teams. Leading the way was Bellarmine-Jefferson High, which won the program's first-ever CIF Southern Section championship after nailing down its fourth straight Santa Cruz League title. Burbank also...
  • Depleted Burroughs soccer can't stay with Arcadia

    ARCADIA — Pulled hamstrings, a broken leg, a torn ACL, a sprained knee and injured shoulders are just some of the injuries the Burroughs High girls’ soccer team has had to deal with in recent weeks. Things got even worse for the Indians on...
  • Baseball: Hart scores two runs in the seventh to pull out victory

     Anthony Donatella of Saugus threw six shutout innings to help the Centurions hold a 1-0 lead over Hart in a game for first place in the Foothill League. But Hart (20-4-1, 11-3), known for playing well in one-run games, saved its best for last. The...
  • The Top 10 sports stories of 2012 as chosen by The Burbank Leader

    The Top 10 sports stories of 2012 as chosen by The Burbank Leader
    Throughout the past year, the local community experienced its share of important, interesting and significant sports stories. Some of the stories enlightened us, some informed us and others just entertained us. Although many of the stories deserve...
  • Season ends in bitter fashion for Orange Coast College

    Season ends in bitter fashion for Orange Coast College
    All season long, Karlee Riggs has been a reliable force for the Orange Coast College women's volleyball team. Pasadena City College Tammy Silva would say the Pirates relied on their standout outside hitter a little too much Saturday in the second...
  • Burbank High leads city cross-country pack again

    Burbank High leads city cross-country pack again
    For the first time in years, there will be no Burbank All-City Cross-Country meet to sort, determine and highlight the top runners within the Media City. Yet, just because there's no race doesn't mean there isn't a competition among the four local...
  • Bell-Jeff softball has to fight to win CIF quarterfinal

    Bell-Jeff softball has to fight to win CIF quarterfinal
    BURBANK — The Bellarmine-Jefferson High softball team moved through the first two rounds of the CIF Southern Section Division VI playoffs with relative ease. With wins against Frazier Mountain and Pasadena Poly, the Guards scored 18 combined...
  • Crescenta Valley High, Burroughs cross-country lead pack at Staub

    Crescenta Valley High, Burroughs cross-country lead pack at Staub
    LA CRESCENTA — With high winds whipping dust and dirt directly into the faces of the participants in Saturday morning’s 46th annual Staub/Barnes Cross-Country Invitational at Crescenta Valley Park, perhaps it would have been easy to assume...
  • Wicked Halloween storm forces moves to parts of Midwest, South

    Wicked Halloween storm forces moves to parts of Midwest, South
    As a fierce storm with heavy rains that already flooded parts of central Texas barreled to the northeast Thursday, prompting some cities to put Halloween trick-or-treating on hold until the severe weather blows away.  Thursday, heavy rain across central...
  • Angelenos return to action, winning ways versus Stars

    GLENDALE — No hit for the game’s first three innings, the Glendale Angelenos certainly made up for lost time in collegiate summer league wood bat action Thursday evening. After the visiting Montebello Stars removed starting pitcher Nick Brown...
  • First-place Angelenos best Montebello Stars

    First-place Angelenos best Montebello Stars
    GLENDALE — Sam Frakes is all for showing his versatility on the mound for the Glendale Angelenos. The right-hander spent the first half of the season as a relief pitcher before making the switch to starter. Frakes provided a quality start Friday...