So. Cal. Regional Quarterfinal Scores - Tuesday
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Boys Division I Riverside King 62, Tesoro 53 Taft 54, Dominguez 52 Fairfax 79, Mater Dei 64 (Jordan Weathers [F] – 23 points) Westchester 65, Oceanside El Camino 52 (Dwayne Polee [W] – ... read more >>
One Last Shot
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 12 March 2009
Trojans basketball season hangs in the balance of Pac-10 Tourney About three weeks ago, I got a call from the mother of Pac 10 Defensive Player of the Year Taj Gibson. "My son is the all-time ... read more >>
Collision XI signees one step closer to state regional finals
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 12 March 2009
The 11th Collision Scholastic Hoops Jam is a little more than a month away on April 25, but the rosters are slowly taking shape as the best teams of Southern California make their way through the state ... read more >>
Clippers Notebook: Hard Work Defines Thornton's Progress
Written by Tamara Latta (Sentinel Sports Writer) 12 March 2009
By all accounts, it's been a successful year for Clippers forward Al Thornton. After starting 31 games, averaging 12.7 points and 4.5 rebounds and making the All-Rookie team last year, he's ... read more >>
Roy Jones Jr., He’s Got Another Cockfight In Him
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 12 March 2009
I guess we haven't seen the last of Roy Jones Jr. yet after all, but as per the usual you will have to pay to see him. Jones will be returning to action next week in what is billed as a first ... read more >>
Westchester's Dominance Reigns Supreme
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 12 March 2009
  City Section Team of the Decade? It's not even close. While most eyes were focused on Mater Dei's quest for perfection that ended against Riverside King, Westchester won their seventh City title this ... read more >>
So. Cal Regional Tournament Schedule
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 March 2009
Southern California Regional Tournament Division I (Monday at 7 p.m.) (Boys) Cleveland at Riverside M.L. King Torrey Pines at Tesoro Santa Monica at Dominguez Ventura at Taft Chino Hills at ... read more >>
It’s a perfect 10 for Westchester
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 08 March 2009
Comets defeat Taft 60-55 to win 10th City title since 1991. Before the season started, Westchester’s basketball team had a simple goal of adding some more banners to their gymnasium. On Friday ... read more >>
Leuzinger lets one get away
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 08 March 2009
  Olympians lose 59-55 to Thousand Oaks in Division II-AA final Leuzinger’s first CIF finals appearance went well for the first three and a half quarters – then it went sour before they reached ... read more >>
Inglewood watches dream season go cold
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 06 March 2009
Sentinels girls lose 50-46 to Foothill in Division III-A final Hopes were high for the Inglewood girls basketball team Thursday night as they reached the program’s first-ever CIF final at Mater ... read more >>
Boxing And Music Merge At Planet Hollywood On March 21st
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 05 March 2009
 The Theater of Performing Arts at Planet Hollywood will host an innovative first when Roy Englebrect Events in association with American Dream Promotions presents a new series; 'Rock This Box', ... read more >>
Clippers Notebook: DeAndre Jordan taking advantage of opportunities
Written by Tamara Latta (Special to the Sentinel) 05 March 2009
DeAndre Jordan Taking Advantage Of Opportunities At the start of the season, DeAndre Jordan thought he would just be taking up a spot on the roster. After Marcus Camby went down with an ankle ... read more >>
Bruins roar into leading Pac
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 05 March 2009
Just when it appears that you've seen everything in the Pac 10 conference, the defending champion UCLA Bruins remind us that you haven't seen anything yet. Assumed left for dead in the title ... read more >>
Golden Bulls Repeat as CIAA Champions
Written by HBCSports Press Association 05 March 2009
Hollis' 19 points, Scott's three-pointer fuel victoryJohnson C. Smith came into the 2009 CIAA Tournament championship game against Virginia Union looking to repeat as tournament champions. ... read more >>
Marlborough's Ball is one phenomenal student
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 05 March 2009
Senior guard is Ivy-League bound with 4.1 GPA and an interest in genetics At 2 years old, Taylor Ball's parents knew that she was something special based on a simple one-word greeting she'd ... read more >>
Taylor Made
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 05 March 2009
Taft coach Derrick Taylor aims for rare repeat in City Section finals   Woodland Hills Taft head coach Derrick Taylor has figured out what no other coach in the City Section has: How to stop Fairfax ... read more >>
NFL Players Missing At Sea
Written by Associated Press 01 March 2009
Detroit Lions defensive end Corey Smith and Oakland Raiders linebacker Marquis Cooper were among four boaters missing Sunday off Florida’s Gulf Coast, the Coast Guard and Smith’s agent ... read more >>
Taft, Westchester advance to City Section Championships
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 01 March 2009
Taft 67, Fairfax 45 – This was supposed to be Fairfax’s revenge. With Larry Drew having graduated to North Carolina, they were supposed to avenge their loss to Taft in last year’s ... read more >>
Inglewood outlasts Bishop Montgomery in overtime
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 01 March 2009
  Sentinels advance to first CIF final since 2004 with a thrilling 97-93 victory The Division IV-A semifinal between Inglewood and Bishop Montgomery at Morningside High School represented everything ... read more >>
Saturday H.S. Basketball Playoff Schedule
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 27 February 2009
 Saturday High School ScheduleCity Section Boys Semifinals Division I (at Galen Center) Cleveland vs. Westchester – 12 p.m.Taft vs. Fairfax – 2 p.m. Southern Section Girls Semifinals Division ... read more >>
Friday H.S. Basketball Playoff Night Schedule
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 27 February 2009
City Section Girls Semifnals (7 p.m.)  Division IFairfax at ChatsworthWashington at Taft  Small SchoolsSherman Oaks at View ParkElizabeth at LACES Southern Section Boys Semifinals (7:30 ... read more >>
Wednesday Night H.S. B-Ball Roundup
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 26 February 2009
Marlborough uses fourth-quarter run to break game open, 8-0 run keys 54-43 victory over Arroyo Grande in Div. III-AA quarterfinals Marlborough’s quest for a seventh consecutive Southern ... read more >>
Wednesday’s Girls H.S. Basketball Schedule
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 26 February 2009
City Section Quarterfinals (7 p.m.)  Division I Dorsey at Chatsworth Carson at Fairfax El Camino Real at Washington Westchester at Taft  Small Schools Douglass at View Park   ... read more >>
Black Owner Wins NASCAR Event
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
Southern California once again played host to the Auto Club 500 at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana. The races have clearly felt the financial crunch of our time due to the scattered empty seats in ... read more >>
Why Winky? Paul Williams Says Why Not!
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 26 February 2009
It's not even a month away and probably not on your radar screen for a must watch event, but critics are already crying about Paul Williams fighting Winky Wright on April 11 at the Mandalay Bay ... read more >>