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All-Area Girls' Soccer Player of the Year: Intangibles lead Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy's Savo to be the best

All-Area Girls' Soccer Player of the Year: Intangibles lead Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy's Savo to be the best

Lauren Savo is a terrific soccer player who turned in an exceptional season.

Flintridge Sacred Heart swimming topples Harvard-Westlake

LOS ANGELES — Harvard-Westlake was the final obstacle in the way of the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy swimming team finishing the Mission League dual meet schedule on top and undefeated once again.

All-Area Girls' Soccer First Team

All-Area Girls' Soccer First Team

Kira Bochard, Burbank, Sophomore, Forward

All-Area Girls' Soccer Second Team

All-Area Girls' Soccer Second Team

Jillian Brady, Flintridge Prep, Sophomore, Midfielder

Flintridge Prep baseball finds similar fate against rival Pasadena Poly

Flintridge Prep baseball finds similar fate against rival Pasadena Poly

GLENDALE — The frustration felt by the Flintridge Prep baseball players and coaches Thursday had a familiar ring to it.

La Cañada softball bested again by Monrovia, 7-1

MONROVIA — While there’s still a bit more than half of league play to go, things might have gotten a bit tougher for the members of the La Cañada High softball team in their bid to grab a hold of first place.

Flintridge Prep softball ends first half of Prep League on rough note

Flintridge Prep softball ends first half of Prep League on rough note

LA CAÑADA — After learning its starting pitcher would not be able to enter the circle because of an illness, the Flintridge Prep softball team needed to quickly come up with an alternative plan.

Flintridge Prep boys' tennis stifled by rival Pasadena Poly

GLENDALE — Cartier Juan had quite an afternoon Thursday while competing for the Flintridge Prep boys’ tennis team.

Flintridge Sacred Heart swimming speeds past Crescenta Valley

Flintridge Sacred Heart swimming speeds past Crescenta Valley

LA CRESCENTA — It was similar to any other day at the pool for Crescenta Valley High's Heather MacDougall and Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy's Kate Herrill and Kirsten Vose, with the area's elite female swimmers talking behind the starting...

La Cañada tennis no match for San Marino

SAN MARINO — In the grand scheme of things, the final set of the day between the La Cañada High and San Marino boys’ tennis teams Wednesday had no bearing on the outcome.

Flintridge Sacred Heart softball opens Sunshine League with big win

LA CAÑADA — In the top half of the fourth inning, she showcased her composure in the circle. Moments later, in the bottom half of the inning, she displayed her power at the plate.

Miscues lead to Flintridge Prep baseball's demise against Poly

PASADENA — Flintridge Prep’s baseball team had a chance to be the last team with an unblemished record in the Prep League when the Rebels went on the road to face Pasadena Poly, winner of 19 straight league crowns, in a game in which both...

Tryouts for Los Angeles Kings High School Hockey League coming to Pickwick

With the popularity of ice hockey continuing to ascend across Southern California, there’s been a concentrated effort to target athletes at high school level.

La Cañada High's Pereira delivers special season

La Cañada High's Pereira delivers special season

In his three previous seasons at La Cañada High, senior striker Nicolas Pereira had been part of a variety of teams.

All-Area Boys' Soccer First Team

All-Area Boys' Soccer First Team

Sam Adida, Sophomore, Defender, La Cañada

All-Area Boys' Soccer Second Team

All-Area Boys' Soccer Second Team

Tim Bates, Senior, Defender, Flintridge Prep

Area athletes take on top competition at Arcadia invite

ARCADIA — An opportunity to run at the 48th Arcadia Invitational held too much significance for Megan Melnyk to miss it, even if it meant the Crescenta Valley High senior would be running at less than her best.

La Cañada High girls' lacrosse notches first 'W' against Crescenta Valley

La Cañada High girls' lacrosse notches first 'W' against Crescenta Valley

LA CAÑADA — Behind four goals from senior Christine Noh, the host La Cañada High girls’ lacrosse team picked up win No. 1 at the expense of rival Crescenta Valley, 8-1, in Pacific League action Friday afternoon.

La Cañada High softball slams Temple City, 10-0

LA CAÑADA — It was one of those innings that was equal parts unexpected and spectacular.

All-Area Boys' Basketball Player of the Year: Transformation complete for Bellarmine Jefferson's Abid Oses

All-Area Boys' Basketball Player of the Year: Transformation complete for Bellarmine Jefferson's Abid Oses

Abid Oses had a great deal to become acclimated to when he first arrived at Bellarmine-Jefferson High three seasons ago.

All-Area Boys' Basketball First Team

All-Area Boys' Basketball First Team

Isaac Etter, Junior, Guard, Bellarmine-Jefferson

All-Area Boys' Basketball Second Team

All-Area Boys' Basketball Second Team

Grant Arthur, Junior, Guard, La Cañada

Production at top pushes Flintridge Prep softball past Providence

Production at top pushes Flintridge Prep softball past Providence

LA CAÑADA — It was production at the top of its order that paced the Flintridge Prep softball team Thursday in its nonleague game against Providence.

Flintridge Prep boys' swimming leads off league with impressive win

PASADENA — Flintridge Prep’s girls’ swimming team got a head start to the Prep League season with a league-opening loss to Mayfield School, but against host Pasadena Poly, it was time for the boys to join in on the league season....

Crescenta Valley swimming takes two from La Cañada

Crescenta Valley swimming takes two from La Cañada

LA CRESCENTA — Crescenta Valley High's boys' swimming team received a significant boost Thursday with the return of senior Edward Yi to the lineup for the Falcons' dual meet against intercity rival La Cañada.Crescenta Valley's girls'...

St. Francis volleyball blasts past Flintridge Prep

St. Francis volleyball blasts past Flintridge Prep

LA CAÑADA — Following an exhausting third game that lasted nearly 40 minutes, the members of the St. Francis High volleyball team had just three minutes to regroup.Still in control in a nonleague match against Flintridge Prep, St....

La Cañada tennis tops Flintridge Prep with surprising ease

La Cañada tennis tops Flintridge Prep with surprising ease

LA CAÑADA — La Cañada High and Flintridge Prep carry a combined 12 freshman starters on their varsity tennis squads.

St. Francis golf noses out Crescenta Valley

PASADENA — Though both squads were missing some of their key players, the St. Francis High and Crescenta Valley boys' golf teams took to Brookside Golf Course No. 1 for their customary nonleague match Monday.

All-Area  Girls' Water Polo First Team

All-Area Girls' Water Polo First Team

Ani Aghakhanian, Senior, Utility, Crescenta Valley

All-Area Girls' Water Polo Second Team

All-Area Girls' Water Polo Second Team

Gaby Aghakian, Senior, Driver, Burbank

All-Area Girls' Basketball Player of the Year: Burroughs High's Del Castillo makes decision that leads to history

All-Area Girls' Basketball Player of the Year: Burroughs High's Del Castillo makes decision that leads to history

From the time she was just 5 years old, Davina Del Castillo excelled on the diamonds throughout Burbank. Along with competing in softball, she also participated in Little League baseball against the boys.

All-Area Girls' Basketball First Team

All-Area Girls' Basketball First Team

Josie Brock, Junior, Forward, Crescenta Valley

All-Area Girls' Basketball Second Team

All-Area Girls' Basketball Second Team

Sienna Brown, Senior, Center, Burroughs

La Cañada baseball can't win back-and-forth battle against South Pasadena

La Cañada baseball can't win back-and-forth battle against South Pasadena

SOUTH PASADENA — It was a battle of baseball teams looking for their first win in Rio Hondo League competition Thursday when La Cañada hit the road to play South Pasadena.

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Photo Gallery: Crescenta Valley vs. La Cañada dual swim meet

Photo Gallery: Crescenta Valley vs. La Cañada dual swim meet

Crescenta Valley High's boys' swimming team received a significant boost Thursday with the return of senior Edward Yi to the lineup for the Falcons' dual meet against intercity rival La Cañada. Crescenta Valley's girls' roster already had all the strength it needed with the presence of Heather MacDougall, Samantha Kohn, Yvette Kim...

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