Category Archives: College

Former Norwalk Star Penny Drafted by Seattle

By Tim Peterson (Norwalk) – Former Norwalk standout running back Rashaad Penny, who went on to star at San Diego State, was taken with the 27th pick overall in the NFL draft Thursday night by the Seattle Seahawks.

St. Francis’ Dulcich Headed to UCLA

By Tim Peterson (La Canada) – St. Francis receiver Greg Dulcich will attend UCLA to play football in the fall he announced on Twitter Tuesday. 

Vanessa Dwyer Pitches Vanguard to Victory

By Tim Peterson (Costa Mesa) – Former La Salle/Temple City American pitcher Vanessa Dwyer is now in the circle for Vanguard University. Wednesday she threw five shutout innings, allowing just three hits in an 8-0 win over Antelope Valley College. Dwyer did not walk a batter and struck out two.

Azusa Pacific Spring Football: A Few Shots

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific held its annual spring football game Saturday at Citrus College. For Head Coach Victor Santa Cruz and the Cougar coaching staff, it was time to see some new faces, some familiar faces and crack the seal on a new season. Here’s a few shots.

Cougars Rally to Sweep Series

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific scored five runs in the bottom the eighth inning to overcome a three run deficit and beat Academy of Art 11-9 Saturday.

Pasadena’s Brown Commits to Cal State Northridge

By Tim Peterson (Pasadena) – Pasadena point guard Darius Brown II confirmed Friday that he has committed to Cal State Northridge.

Cougars Cut Down by Lumberjacks

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific was outscored 17-7 in the fourth quarter and fell to Humboldt State 66-60 Friday night in the first round of the NCAA Division II Women’s Tournament at Felix Event Center.

Azusa Pacific Pulls Away Late, 95-82

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific had a tough time shaking Hawaii Hilo early but finally pulled away in the second half to win 95-82 Thursday night at Felix Event Center.

Downey’s Baraq Ross Headed to Azusa Pacific

By Tim Peterson (Downey) – Downey running back Baraq Ross signed a letter of intent to play at Azusa Pacific Wednesday.

Lance Babb Signs With UC Davis

By Tim Peterson (Montebello) – Schurr WR/DB Lance Babb signed his letter of intent to play football at UC Davis Wednesday in a ceremony at Schurr.