| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Beginning in 2011, about three dozen people in Tokyo have been meeting every Sunday morning at 6 a.m. on a mission to scrub down, one by one, the city's grungiest public rest rooms. “By 7:30,” according to an Associated Press reporter who...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 9:52 PM
In college baseball Friday, Ben Verlander and Gloucester High graduate Joey Burney belted home runs to help Old Dominion win 7-4 at James Madison in a series opener in Harrisonburg.
Verlander, batting .398 this season, is showing he's much more than just...
| May 12, 2013
| 6:15 PM
IRVINE — Six days after undergoing unexpected root canal surgery, UC Irvine junior pitcher Andrew Morales made the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo hitters experience roughly the equivalent of a trip to the dentist.
Morales, recorded 10 of his first 12...
| May 15, 2013
| 11:57 AM
After building up the Glendale Community College men's and women's teams and leading each to appearances in the California Community College Athletic Assn. Golf Championship, Greg Osbourne resigned his post as coach to become Cal State Bakersfield's...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:03 AM
IRVINE — It was a loss about which UC Irvine baseball coach Mike Gillespie wanted to be anything but trivial.
But nothing less than a bit of baseball lore that unfolded at Anteater Ballpark on Wednesday may have upstaged the consequences of the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Grace Zamudio (Glendale Community College, 2013) Loyola Marymount cross-country junior: After an All-American season as a sophomore at Glendale Community College, accolades are...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Gonzaga Coach Mark Few made a visit to the Lakers' practice facility in El Segundo on Thursday.
Earlier in the day, Few was at the Time Warner Cable SportsNet studios for the West Coast Conference Men's Basketball Tip-Off.
The Lakers have two former...
| May 28, 2013
| 6:27 PM
The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level.
Alex Sarkissian (Glendale Community College, 2011) Pepperdine University tennis junior: After a wildly successful and undefeated sophomore season for Glendale Community College in 2011,...
| May 30, 2013
| 7:03 AM
Portland University basketball Coach Eric Reveno couldn't believe it when he heard it at West Coast Conference meetings Wednesday: A women's golfer for a WCC school was hit with an NCAA violation for washing her car on campus.
Just heard about two...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Ted Boeke's heroics on a spring night against archrival Arcadia High have seemingly already grown into a bit of local legend.
Following Boeke's two-out, seventh-inning three-run home run that propelled Crescenta Valley to a 5-4 win over Arcadia on May...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 12:20 PM
With the 2013 first-year player draft beginning tonight in Secaucus, N.J., it’s worth taking a peek back at where some of the Orioles’ notable picks from last season ended up — from the majors to the minors and some who opted to attend...