| Mar 2, 2011
GLENDALE — A few years ago, the numbers weren't too promising surrounding the state of the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy track and field program.
In 2007, the Tologs fielded just 15 varsity athletes. Meet losses piled up, forcing the coaching...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 6:07 AM
On the surface, it might appear as though Butler is regaining a bit of momentum after an unheard of three losses in four Horizon League games. The Bulldogs beat UIC 72-65 Monday night at Hinkle Fieldhouse, for their second straight win, but it came with a...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 8:00 PM
In a season when many other Horizon League teams took their best shot at dethroning Butler from the top of the mountain, the Bulldogs are once again champions and will represent the league in next week's NCAA tournament.
The Bulldogs completed a...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 11:52 AM
The talk heading into Butler's NCAA Tournament 2nd round game centered around the challenge of keeping Old Dominion off the boards. The top offensive rebounding team in the country, Old Dominion showed incredible skill attacking the glass throughout their...
| Mar 17, 2011
David Kaplan gets the inside story on the NCAA Tournament selection process from Horizon League commissioner Jon LeCrone and DePaul University athletic director Jean Lenti Ponsetto, both former members of the NCAA men's and women's selection committees.
| Mar 28, 2011
| 7:26 PM
If you're still trying to wrap your head around the Final Four of VCU, Butler, Kentucky and Connecticut, get in line.
This is like the street-corner sax player collecting a Grammy nomination. It's not that the dude can't play. He can, enough to make...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Here we go again.
Another March Madness in which the Butler Bulldogs have pretty much taken over my life. There have been many magical moments over the last few weeks during Butler's return to trip to the Final Four.
I can't count the number of times...
| Mar 31, 2011
GLENDALE — Shortly before the season began, Holy Family basketball Coach Ernest Siy mapped out a way for the Gaels to finish in the top three in the Horizon League.
Siy concluded he would need big performances from a quartet of players to secure...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 9:14 PM
The Final Four spotlight is shining on Butler and VCU this weekend in Houston. This never-seen-before match-up of an 8 and 11 seed in a National Semi-Final has certainly attracted the attention of many local and national media members.
| Apr 22, 2011
| 11:05 PM
Katelyn Almeida, Junior,
Defender, Flintridge Sacred Heart
An often-overlooked member of Sacred Heart's stellar defense, Almeida was a constant presence on the backline and a second-team All-Mission League member.
Arielle Baptiste, Junior,
| Jan 12, 2011
SOUTHWEST GLENDALE — The start to Tuesday evening's Horizon League girls' basketball contest was hardly picturesque.
But for all the chaos and, frankly, ugliness, as Holy Family was concerned, the first quarter was plenty effective.