Serra poised for double sweep at Southern Section Division IV finals
Written by Evan Barnes 21 May 2009
SPEEDING: Alexis Faulknor is one of three Serra freshmen looking to make an impact at the Southern Section divisional finals Saturday. Photo by Greg Smotherman What a difference ... read more >>

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HBO Sports' Mayweather/Marquez 24/7
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
A Four-Episode All-Access series leading up to the Pay-Per-View showdown between two boxing superstars, debuts June 27, Exclusively On HBO HBO Sports' groundbreaking "24/7" reality franchise, which ... read more >>
STABLE NOTES (5-21-09 Edition)
Written by Steve Schuelein 21 May 2009
Ventura To Tackle Males In Shoemaker Mile Nine days after Rachel Alexandra became the first filly in 85 years to win the Preakness Stakes, Ventura seeks to become the first female in 58 years to win ... read more >>
Olympic Gold Medalists Dalhausser and Rogers Victorious at AVP Crocs Tour Houston Open
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
Second-seeded Kessy and Ross Claim First Domestic Women's Title as a Team HOUSTON - Olympic gold medalists and top seeds Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers took home their third title of the 2009 season at ... read more >>
Former Laker Brian Grant battling Parkinson's disease
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
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RISARC Announces Caribbean Classic Golf
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
RISARC Consulting, LLC and its’ charitable arm CCGI Foundation announce all new program and dates for its Fifth Annual Caribbean Classic Golf Invitational. The series of events taking place at Iberostar ... read more >>
SWAC legend Casem honored with NACDA/NIT Athletic Directors Award
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 May 2009
Marino Casem, former director of athletics at Alcorn State University and Southern University, has been chosen as the recipient of the 28th NACDA/NIT Athletics Directors Award.The NACDA/NIT Award is presented ... read more >>
Track Stats
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 May 2009
This is a list of local kids to watch at the City Section Preliminaries (Today) and the Southern Section championships (Saturday). City Section League Results100M (Girls)1. Danielle Pruitt (View Park - ... read more >>
City's Fastest take off at Section Prelims
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 May 2009
Crenshaw's Thomas, Dorsey's Harris among favorites at Birmingham HSThe City Section's fastest and strongest will gather at Birmingham High School today for the section track-and-field preliminaries.It's ... read more >>

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College Hall Of Famer Wayman Tisdale dies at 44
Written by Associated Press 15 May 2009
Wayman TisdaleWherever Wayman Tisdale went, whatever he was doing, chances were he was smiling.Tisdale was a three-time All-American at Oklahoma in the mid-1980s before playing a dozen years in the NBA ... read more >>
PIERRE Slides Back into Starring Role
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 14 May 2009
SECOND CHANCE: Juan Pierre started the year on the bench but was thrust back into the starting lineup after Manny Ramirez was suspended for a positive dug test.  In his first five games back in the ... read more >>
Ward fighting to be a star
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 14 May 2009
It was the early morning of the Kentucky Derby and of course the night of the Ricky Hatton beat down, and here was Andre Ward holding a breakfast roundtable at the New York New York Hotel Casino.Ward is ... read more >>
Venus And Serena Williams Tennis Academy Continues
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 May 2009
  The Venus and Serena Williams Tennis Academy located at the Arthur Ashe Tennis Center of L.A. will begin its second Spring 8-week Wednesday night adult group tennis session on May 20. For eight ... read more >>
Crenshaw's Dennis to retire at season's end
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 14 May 2009
Crenshaw will enter the City Division II playoffs next week among the favorites to win after clinching their fourth straight Coliseum League victory. It will also be the last go-around for head coach ... read more >>
Dodgers Notebook: Paul Makes It A Six-Pack
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) & Tamara Latta (Sports Writer) 14 May 2009
Xavier Paul               Photo Credit: Jon SooHoo/L.A. DodgersThe Dodgers' 8-0 win on May 9 wasn't just notable for being the first win post-Manny Ramirez's suspension. ... read more >>
Hill, Newcombe Honored
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 May 2009
One has been the face of sports broadcasting in Los Angeles for the past three decades. The other has been a tireless ambassador for the Dodgers since he joined the team in 1949.Both Jim Hill and Don Newcombe ... read more >>
Laker Nation Ready for Title Run
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 14 May 2009
Laker Nation is out in full force as usual during this time of the year. As the Lakers are making a run at their 15th NBA Title, their fans are worked up in frenzy. The excitement is very evident in the ... read more >>
Jordan rules from the heart
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 12 May 2009
Former Taft HS and UCLA star still making contribution off the courtEver since he led Woodland Hills Taft High School to its first Los Angeles City basketball title in 2004 and onto UCLA where he drove ... read more >>
Ramirez suspended 50 games for drug violation
Written by RONALD BLUM, Associated Press 07 May 2009
Manny Ramirez was suspended for 50 games by Major League Baseball on Thursday, becoming the latest high-profile player ensnared in the sport’s drug scandals.The commissioner’s office didn’t ... read more >>
Texas size inspiration within Beverly Kearney
Written by Evan Barnes 07 May 2009
UNDER HER WATCH: Beverly Kearney has led the Texas women's track and field team to six titles in her 17 seasons but her story of perseverance and commitment to helping others off the track has had ... read more >>
LeBron James returns to high school home to collect his NBA MVP Award
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
On one of the biggest days of his life, LeBron James took the long way home. Once inside his hometown's city limits, James pulled his high-powered Ferrari off I-77 and drove the back roads to St. Vincent-St. ... read more >>
After 30 Years, Batter Up
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 April 2009
PUT US IN COACH: Players form the Compton Little League stand on the newly refurbished diamond at Serbie Park, a place that hasnt seen organzied baseball in 30 years.  Compton kids get to play ball ... read more >>
May Day, May Day: Let it Rain Money
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 30 April 2009
The much anticipated epic showdown between pound for pound king Manny Pacquaio and the rugged "There' Only One" Ricky Hatton scheduled for Saturday May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas has taken on an unusual ... read more >>
Sectional Settlement Day
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 23 April 2009
KING FOR A DAY: Riverside forward Kawhi Leonard, who was named Mr. Basketball State Player of the Year, will join his teammate Chris Harriel on the Southern Section roster at the 11th Collision All-Star ... read more >>
It’s Taylor’s Turn
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 23 April 2009
Jermain TaylorLast year after his second consecutive defeat at the hands of undisputed middleweight champion Kelly Pavilik, Jermain Taylor contemplated retirement.Humiliated after being knocked out by ... read more >>

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