(“The Ten” is not a top ten, but ten items worth being included in The TEN)
1.) Former Houston Texans running Arian Foster signs one-year deal with Miami Dolphins.
2.) Scott Baio speaks at the Republican National Covention in Cleveland.
3.) “We know we weren’t the most talented team in the tournament, not the biggest, fastest, or best coached. But no one quit. Not one Knight left the field because of the heat, injury, cramping, etc. We stayed the course and kept competing.” – Arroyo HC Jim Singiser in 2013 after SGV Shootout
4.) Former Mets, Braves, Cardinals, Yankees and Dodgers manager Joe Torre turns 76 today.
5.) Monrovia’s non-league schedule is: Burbank, La Salle, Arcadia, Whittier, and Damien.
6.) “Thrill, dread, anxiety, love, agony, success, and failure; basically all the emotions you feel as a football player/coach as you do in life, all wrapped up in a single book—Tangent Dreams!”—Rosemead HC Marc Paramo on MVS staffer Joe T.’s book “Tangent Dreams” (available at amazon.com)
7.) Former Bishop Amat star, Notre Dame standout, Carolina Panthers linebacker (1999-2002) Kory Minor spoke the El Monte Lions football team last week.
8.) Former NFL HC Marion Campbell passes away at the age of 87.
9.) Henrik Stenson wins British Open beating Phil Mickelson by three strokes.
10.) The Los Angeles Dodgers drop two of three in Arizona and remain 5.5 games back of the San Francisco Giants.