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Los Altos’ Gardner Transfers to West Ranch

By Tim Peterson (Hacienda Heights) – Los Altos seven-footer Jazz Gardner has transferred to West Ranch his father Jelani Gardner announced on Twitter Friday. Jazz’ younger brother Jai is also transferring.

Cougars Win Slugfest; Advance to NCAA Super Regionals

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific pounded out 14 hits, including five home runs to beat Cal State Monterey Bay 12-9 Saturday and advance to the NCAA Division 2 Super Regionals next week in San Diego.

North Turns Out the Lights, 13-9

By Tim Peterson (Baldwin Park) – Mekhi Fox hauled in a pass from Kaden Taylor and raced 41 yards for a touchdown to give the North a 13-9 lead over the South with 3:25 left in the All-Star game at Sierra Vista High School. Then the lights went out.

North-South All-Star Game Set for May 13

By Tim Peterson (Baldwin Park) – The North-South All-Star game is set for Friday May 13 at Sierra Vista High School. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $12.00. Children under 5 years old are free.

The Peterson Principle: 4/30/2022

By Tim Peterson If nothing else it was unique. While the experts looked at the 2022 NFL draft as the least talented group of players in years that’s actually what made it more intriguing.

Apaches Rally, Wrap up Pacific

By Tim Peterson (Arcadia)- Arcadia rallied for two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to beat Crescenta Valley 3-2 Friday night and wrap up the Pacific League title at Giambrone Field.

Cougars Put the Slug on Concordia, 9-6

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific jumped out to an 8-0 lead and then had to hold on to beat Concordia 9-6 Saturday in the first game of a doubleheader.

Oh Mercy! Apaches Roll

By Tim Peterson (Arcadia) – Ian Hoffstetter threw five shutout innings and the bats did the rest as Arcadia rolled over Burbank 10-0 Tuesday. The game was stopped in the fifth inning due to the mercy rule.

Spathias Takes Over at El Monte

By Tim Peterson (El Monte) – Former Bassett AD/Head Coach Hector Spathias has been named the new head football coach at El Monte. Spathias takes over for Victor Romero who stepped down after last season.

Rams Win With Extra Effort

By Tim Peterson (Temple City) – Dean Balut’s bunt single in the bottom of the eighth inning scored Jakobe Henriquez to give Temple City a 5-4 comeback, extra innings victory over La Salle Tuesday.