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Fanview: July 12, 2017

By Joe Torosian “Why can’t you tell her to talk to us? We’re the ones doing all the blocking.”—Pineapple Bartholomew, LT, West El Monte Poly Kick it! Right off the Top: I want to write a book about offensive linemen.

A Taste Of The SGV Shootout

One Blood Mt. View

A few  images from Saturday’s One Blood Tournament at Mt. View High School. Crescenta Valley beat Northview by a touchdown to win the Tournament. Bell Gardens beat Cantwell in the Consolation bracket. Crescenta Valley also won the lineman (weightlifting) competition.  

DeHaan Steps Down at Maranatha

  “I’m incredibly thankful for all of the people I’ve been blessed to serve with at Maranatha these past eleven years.”–Brian DeHaan   After eleven years, and ten years as Athletic Director, Brian DeHaan has stepped down at Maranatha.

“The Suave One” Goes to San Marino

Temple City alum, longtime assistant football coach, Matt Lopez (AKA: The Suave One) has returned to the San Gabriel Valley and the Rio Hondo League by joining the staff at San Marino High School.

Fanview: April 25, 2017

By Joe Torosian “Yeah her young face was like that of an angel And her long legs were tan and brown You better keep your eyes on that road boy You better slow this vehicle down.”—Sammy Johns Kick it! Right off the Top: I miss the NFL Draft…I miss the first three rounds being on […]

Hinchcliffe Takes Long Beach

James Hinchcliffe drove his #5 Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Hondo to victory Sunday in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

Fanview: April 3, 2017

By Joe Torosian “The last time you did an MVL basketball game Nixon was in the White House!”—Duane Barker Kick it! Right off the Top: Gonzaga 77, North Carolina 70…You heard it here first.

Cougars Working In The Spring

(Azusa) The APU Cougars spring practices finished Saturday morning with a their annual Spring Game. The biggest crowd ever to attend the spring game was in attendance to watch the Cougars work and scrimmage.

The TEN: 2/17/2017

(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)