1.) “The Stork arrived at Rosemead high school anf delivered to the freshman football orginization 27 conditioned players that have the school in an uproar after coaches were heard saying : “We can’t tire these guys out”…possible Dynasty being created here..!!”—MVS commenter “SolracM”
2.) On this date in 2002: Serena Williams beat her sister Venus 7-6, 6-3 to win Wimbledon.
3.) Former El Monte quarterback Edward Dominguez turns 19 today.
4.) Former Virginia Cavalier and Houston Rocket, Ralph Sampson turns 57 today.
5.) Services will be held today to honor the late Arcadia football legend, J.D. Ziska who passed away last Saturday at the age of 35.
6.) Los Angeles Rams current offensive line projection: LT: Andrew Whitworth, LG: Rodger Saffold, C: John Sullivan, RG: Rob Havenstein, RT: Jamon Brown.
7.) Major League Baseball announced that Angel Hernandez will be one of the All-Star Game umpires. Hernandez has recently filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against MLB.
8.) Rams receiver Tavon Austin lands at number three on USA Today’s list of 15 most overpaid players in the NFL. Currently Austin makes more money than; Julio Jones, Antonio Brown and A.J. Green.
9.) Maranatha quarterback, Kwon Peterson is set to start his third year as the Minutemen’s signal caller. In 17 games Peterson has thrown for 2,085 yards, 16 touchdowns and just 11 interceptions.
10.) “God bless those runners because they get you the first down, give you ball control and keep your defense off the field. But if you want to ring the cash register, you have to pass.”—Sid Gillman