(“The Ten” is not a top ten, but ten items worth being included in The TEN)
1.) “What do you need.. SG is losing their best coach ever…”—Former San Gabriel HC Keith Jones when asked for his thoughts on Jude Oliva’s resignation Monday.
2.) South El Monte Olympian Joseph Diaz Jr. wins his professional debut on Saturday defeating Vincent Alfaro, unanimously, at the Sports Arena in Los Angeles.
3.) New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez: 68 touchdown passes, 68 interceptions…40 fumbles, 19 fumbles lost in four seasons.
4.) No Mid Valley Sports Show until January.
5.) Heritage Christian JV unbeaten in 2012 Olympic League play
6.) On this day in 1865, the U.S. House of Representatives passes the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, abolishing slavery in America. The amendment read, “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude…shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.”
7.) Maranatha has added Bassett and Mt. View to its 2013 schedule.
8.) Christian talk show host/former MLB pitcher Frank Pastore, 55, dies after spending four weeks in a coma following a traffic accident. Pastore pitched for the Cincinnati Reds from 1979 to 1985.
9.) Los Altos (Jr.) running back/kick returner Marcos Estuardo 2012 stats: 871 yards rushing, 171 yards receiving, 465 yards on kick off returns, and 19 total touchdowns (Rushing 15. Returns 3. Receiving 1).
10.) “Nice game pretty boy.”—Newman