Skip to content
| 11:22 am

Coach Mike Tellez leads successful wrestling program

WHITTIER — In 2006 the Rio Hondo College Wrestling program was on the brink of extinction. Enter Mike Tellez. As an assistant in 2006 and then becoming the head coach the next ...
| 6:12 pm

Serina Vargas ends Rio Hondo career as Athlete of the Year

WHITTIER -- After concluding an outstanding two years on the Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team, Serina Vargas has been named the Female Athlete of the Year for 2019-20.   The award ...
| 12:22 pm

Rosie Avalos, La Serna’s 4-year varsity starter, has it all

WHITTIER -- The first game of the 2021 high school basketball season may still be six months away, but La Serna senior Rosalie Avalos has been waiting four years for this moment. ...
| 11:24 am

With virus ebbing, high school sports inches closer to reality

WHITTIER — With all of the excitement of the NFL and college sports beginning to start up, the local high schools will start to gear up soon and finally bring back live ...
| 11:56 am

The Long brothers – Dylan, Jake and Owen together at La Serna

What’s better than one Long in the La Serna High School sports program? How about three.   With the addition of incoming freshman Owen Long, there will be three of them roaming ...
| 11:49 am

Rewind: Poets finish with most wins since 2009

WHITTIER — The Whittier College women’s basketball team is coming off one of the most successful seasons in program history.   Behind the resurgence is fifth-year coach Roy Dow. The Lady Poets ...
| 10:29 am

Ian Yepez is overcoming the odds

WHITTIER - Whittier High School 2020 graduate and swimmer, Ian Yepez, who is headed to Rio Hondo College, is a driven swimmer once he hits the water.   Yepez, 18, wants to ...
| 10:15 am

Laura Berg: A 16-year Olympic softball career revisited

Laura Berg, a three-time Olympic gold medalist for softball and current USA assistant coach, was looking through her scheduling book recently and realized it was time for game one of the 2020 ...
| 9:48 am

Whittier College tennis players earn off-the-court accolades

WHITTIER — To win a championship in any college sport is special. But to be named for an academic award is even more special for the student-athlete.   The Whittier College men’s ...
| 12:27 pm

A stroll down 1968 Olympics lane with Patty Caretto-Brown

WHITTIER – Since this is the week that the 2020 Olympics would have been in full swing, let’s take a stroll down memory lane from the Games of the XIX Olympiad held ...
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons