Cali Boys dominate in Detroit
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 20 June 2013
The Sound Mind Sound Body football camp was a playing ground for the six Los Angeles high school football players that made the trip. The Cali Boys: (L to R) Marcus Moore (Culver City High School), ... read more >>
The LAPD and the Watts Bears are curtailing gang activity
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 20 June 2013
  The LAPD coached Watts Bears is giving young boys an alternative to gang life.     By Jason Lewis Sentinel Sports Editor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript ... read more >>
Local Legend: John Brown
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 20 June 2013
Bodybuilder John Brown grew up in Compton, and he went on to win two Mr. Universe and three Mr. World championships.   John Brown won the Mr. Universe title in 1981 and 1982, and he was one of the ... read more >>
Clippers Chaos! What in Dunkin’ Griffin is Going On Here?
Written by Kenneth Miller, Assistant Managing Editor kenneth@lasentinel.net 20 June 2013
Clippers star Blake Griffin (left) has his name linked to a trade that would bring Dwight Howard from the Clippers, but at the center of all the crazy Clippers rumors is free agent Chris Paul (right) ... read more >>
Donald Penn promotes fundamentals at St. Bernard camp
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 19 June 2013
St. Bernard alum provides a free learning experience for youth of all ages. Oakland Raiders cornerback Joselio Hanson (St. Bernard), Hall of Fame running back Eric Dickerson and Tampa Bay Buccaneers ... read more >>
Serra's Ellis Salahuddin transfers
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 June 2013
Ellis Salahuddin (25) is pictured here with Gardena Serra's Southern Section Division 4AA   Gardena Serra point guard Ellis Salahuddin, who was a key member of two championship teams, has transferred. ... read more >>
Father's Day Special: Matt Bowen Sr. changes his family dynasty
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 14 June 2013
Bowen did not have much of a father figure growing up, but he made sure that his four children did.     Matt Bowen Sr. is on the sidelines of every Fairfax game to support his son Myles (5), just ... read more >>
The Special Olympics showcased the very best in sports
Written by Jason Lewis, Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net 14 June 2013
Over 1,100 athletes competed at Long Beach State, and over 7,000 athletes from 170 countries will be on hand when the Special Olympics World Games comes to Los Angeles in 2015.      Jeffrey Morris ... read more >>
Serena Williams Father Always Knew Best
Written by Kenneth Miller, Assistant Managing Editor 14 June 2013
Richard Williams told people his young  daughter would be better than Venus     It was just a normal humid day on the family estate in Palm Beach Garden some 17 years ago when the father of the ... read more >>
The Drew League showcases the best talent in the world
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 12 June 2013
There are no excuses at the Drew League.  The talent level is so great that everybody has to show up and play hard or get embarrassed.  Photo by Jason Lewis   The Drew League attracts some of ... read more >>
High School State Champions- Gardena Serra boy's and Long Beach Poly girl's bring home titles
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 June 2013
Gardena Serra's boys 4x400 meter relay team won the State title with a nation leading time of 3:10.59.  Dorsey also ran a blazing time, clocking in at 3:12.21, which is one of the fastest times in the ... read more >>
THE COLLECTION OF ELGIN BAYLOR AUCTION WORTHY OF ITS OWN MVP AWARD AT JULIEN’S AUCTIONS BEVERLY HILLS
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 June 2013
Elgin Baylor’s 1971-72 NBA Championship Ring sells for $132,000 along with many other highlights   Elgin Baylor's game worn Lakers warm up jacket sold for $21,250.  Photo courtesy of Julien's Auctions   Elgin ... read more >>
CIF City Section Track & Field Championship Meet
Written by Jason Lewis, Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net 27 May 2013
  At Birmingham High School   Photos by Jason Lewis Sentinel Sports Editor jasonl@lasentinel.net      Boys 100   Dorsey’s Lee Lawson pulled away with the boy’s 100-meter dash, winning ... read more >>
On the Soapbox: Garcia not only insulted Woods, he insulted all of us
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 27 May 2013
Sergio Garcia and Tiger Woods recently had a friendly exchange, but with their recent war of words, chances of these two being civil are pretty slim.  Photo by The Associated Press     Please do ... read more >>
Zen says Jordan better than Bryant
Written by Special to the NNPA from The St. Louis American 23 May 2013
Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan In his new book, co-written with Hugh Delehanty and entitled “Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success,” Phil Jackson breaks down what separated Jordan from Bryant, the ... read more >>
The NBA needs to turn up the Heat for ratings
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 22 May 2013
The NBA Finals without the Heat in it would be a ratings disaster.    Without the star power of LeBron James and the Miami Heat, the NBA is going to be in for a world of hurt when it comes to the ... read more >>
Star high school players and college scouts answered the call at Salesian High School
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 22 May 2013
Training started at 6 a.m., and that did not stop the players or college scouts from coming.   St. John Bosco wide receiver Shay Fields looks to get some yards after the catch as scouts and coaches ... read more >>
Chad Johnson and Terrell Owens’ comeback trail
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 22 May 2013
Johnson and Owens recently worked out at Santa Monica City College.   Johnson seemed right at home at Santa Monica City College, where his college football career started.  He still has his speed, ... read more >>
Student Athlete of the Week: UCLA’s Turquoise Thompson
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 15 May 2013
Suffering from the sickle cell trait has not prevented Thompson from becoming a potential Olympic athlete.   Thompson has achieved on a high level on the track and also in the classroom.  She graduated ... read more >>
PAC-12 Track & Field Championships, held at USC.
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 15 May 2013
Photos by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net)     USC’s Bryshon Nellum (Long Beach Poly High School) was one of the brightest stars of the track meet.  The sprinter, who ... read more >>
Champions are looking to defend their titles at the City Section track meet
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 15 May 2013
Prelims are this Thursday, with the championships next Thursday at Birmingham High School.   Dorsey swept the hurdles last year, with Reggie Bell (5) leading the way.  Bell is back this year, and ... read more >>
Alex Turner is taking on America’s pastime
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 07 May 2013
The senior from Santa Monica High School is looking to be selected in next month’s baseball draft.   Turner is one of the best high school baseball players in Southern California.  Photo by Jason ... read more >>
Student Athlete of the Week: USC’s Barry Wilkins
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 07 May 2013
USC track athlete Barry Wilkins does not allow obstacles, such as being partially deaf, get in the way of his goals.         Wilkins has lofty goals.  After he receives his degree in Real Estate ... read more >>
On the Soapbox: Clippers are finally on par with the Lakers
Written by Jason Lewis (Sentinel Sports Editor, jasonl@lasentinel.net) 07 May 2013
Just like the Lakers, Clippers entered season with high expectations, but have nothing to show for it.   The Clippers held a 2-0 lead against the Grizzlies, but they lost a handle on the series, and ... read more >>
Money ‘Aint Got No Worries’ on Cinco de Mayo
Written by Kenneth Miller Asst. Managing Editor 05 May 2013
Floyd Mayweather (left) put on a show as he beat Robert Guerrero to the punch all night long.  Photo by Rick Bowmer/AP     Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather is like a baseball pitcher who throws shutouts ... read more >>

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