BURBANK — Tala Ismail finished with a game-high 22 points and seven steals to lead the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team to an easy 63-19 victory against Canoga Park in a pool-play contest of the 17th annual Pioneer Shootout at Providence High on Tuesday afternoon.
For the third time in a four-year span, the La Cañada High football team will begin anew.
A season that already included a Rio Hondo League championship and a run to the quarterfinals of the playoffs for the La Cañada High boys’ water polo team added a few more prizes.
Five La Cañada High girls’ volleyball players were lauded by the Rio Hondo League when all-league selections were recently released.
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
GLENDALE — In its first contest this season, the Flintridge Prep girls’ soccer team scored three goals, but settled for a tie.
Backed by a strong and experienced quartet, the Flintridge Prep boys’ water polo team enjoyed another winning season and a run in the CIF Southern Section Division V playoffs.
For quite some time, Flintridge Prep runner Alan Yoho had confessed a desire to test himself against the best talent in high school cross-country.
As reported via the school’s athletic Twitter account @lacanadasports, La Canada High football Coach James Sims will not return for a third season with the Spartans.
LOS ANGELES — Both Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and Glendale High had started the new girls’ soccer season on the right foot, with wins in the opener for both schools. Now, as the Nitros faced off against the host Tologs at...
BURBANK — Looking to preserve a one-goal lead in the waning moments, Elizabeth Hinckley had an inkling she would need to make one more save.
Fresh off a third-place finish in the Rio Hondo League and an appearance in the CIF Southern Section Mid-Valley Division playoffs, the La Cañada High football team had 11 players pick up all-league honors as voted on by the league’s...
LA CAÑADA — A first half of near-balanced action between the St. Francis High and visiting Granada Hills boys’ soccer teams gave way to a lopsided second half in opening pool-play action of the Ralph Brandt Tournament.
BURBANK — The Burbank High girls' water polo team took advantage of a slow start by Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy to take a lead in the first quarter of Wednesday's nonleague match.
Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, Flintridge Prep and La Cañada High’s girls’ soccer teams all made postseason trips last season and all three have playoff aspirations for the 2013-14 campaigns.
While some big changes are in place for the La Cañada High wrestling team this season, the Spartans will rely on the strengths they've enjoyed recently and historically.
LA CRESCENTA — Without its primary facilitator and, at the same time, go-to player, the La Cañada High girls’ basketball team relied on high energy on both ends of the court and suffocating defense to prevail in its season opener...
Ally McKenzie arrived at Whittier Narrows Tennis Center in South El Monte on Tuesday ready to resume play in the CIF Southern Section Individual Tournament.
FRESNO — History came served with a tinge of bitterness for the Flintridge Prep cross-country program.
LA CAÑADA — A 30-yard heave into the end zone from St. Francis High quarterback Ty Gangi to receiver John Carroll thrown into double coverage fell incomplete with just over a second remaining on a fourth and five, which ended a brilliant...
LA CAÑADA — Since the CIF Southern Section Western Division playoffs began two weeks ago, plenty of text messages have been sent to St. Francis High football Coach Jim Bonds.
Even from the earliest stages, timing was an important factor for the brother-and-sister cross-country duo of Flintridge Prep seniors Sarah and Alan Yoho.
LA CAÑADA — If there was a commonality to the 2012-2013 boys’ soccer season for the La Cañada High, St. Francis and Flintridge Prep programs, it’s that each enjoyed varying levels of success.
LA CAÑADA — Growth appears to be the operative word in regards to the city of La Cañada’s three girls’ water polo teams as the season nears its start.
Ally McKenzie was aware of the possibility she might compete against one of her close friends in the CIF Southern Section Individuals Tournament. She just wasn't sure when it might happen.
LA CAÑADA — When St. Francis High quarterback Ty Gangi let fly on a 36-yard pass into the end zone, his Golden Knights were down by a touchdown.
WALNUT — Given the circumstances and distractions that surrounded the Flintridge Prep boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams before and during the CIF Southern Section divisional championships at Mount San Antonio College, Saturday...
All three local boys' basketball teams will hope to build on last year when the 2013-14 season tips off. Two of the squads fell below expectations, while another matched a program-best playoff run and is hungry for more.
Seven weeks after playing La Salle in a nonleague contest, the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy girls' volleyball team will get another shot at the Lancers with an opportunity to advance to the CIF Southern Section Division I-A championship match.
LOS ANGELES — The La Cañada Gladiators gremlins football team used a potent rushing attack to claim the San Gabriel Valley Junior All-American Football Conference championship over the Glendale Bears Saturday at Occidental College’...
PASADENA — Following a rousing comeback in the first round of CIF Southern Section Division V postseason play, the Flintridge Prep boys' water polo team had showcased its ability to pull off a dramatic comeback.
CULVER CITY — For roughly the first 24 minutes of Friday night's CIF Southern Section Western Division opener, the St. Francis High football team looked every bit like a squad lingering from consecutive losses to end the regular season.
VAN NUYS — Injuries and depth issues played a large and detrimental factor at perhaps the most unfortunate time for both the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and St. Francis High cross-country programs at Wednesday afternoon's Mission League...
From a historical standpoint, the Flintridge Prep cross-country program is on the cusp of something special heading into Saturday morning’s CIF Southern Section boys’ and girls’ cross-country championships at Mt. San Antonio...
After finishing second in the competitive Rio Hondo League, the members of the La Cañada High girls' tennis team learned Monday who they will face in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division II playoffs.
Ty Gangi’s story is one of timing.
LOS ANGELES — Once all the lights worked properly, Stefan Smith was ready to go to work.
With the turnover on downs, visiting Mission League champion Serra, ranked No. 6 in the nation by Calpreps.com, survived and advanced to the CIF Southern Section Western Division title game via 22-14 semifinal victory against St. Francis at Friedman Field.