(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)
1. Rams defensive tackle Dominique Easley has a torn ACL and is out for the season.
2. Former Rosemead Girls basketball coach Jay Gauthier has taken over as the head coach for the South El Monte girls varsity team. He will be assisted by his daughter, former Rosemead star, Melody Gauthier.
3. Bob Ellingsworth has been fired as the Temple City varsity girls softball coach.
4. Chargers rookie guard Forrest Lamp tore his ACL in practice Wednesday and is expected to miss the season.
5. Legendary Notre Dame coach Ara Parseghian passed away at the age of 94.
6. Matt Luke is named Interim Head Football Coach at Mississippi replacing Hugh Freeze who resigned on July 20.
7. Former LA Kings star Marcel Dionne (66) and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (40) share birthdays today.
8. On this date in 1990 Kevin Maas of the New York Yankees sets a record with his 10th home run in his first 72 at bats.
9. Santa Margarita at Downey, Friday night August 25, 7:00 p.m.
10.”Maury Rams will have a break out year.” – text message sent to MVS Staffer Tim Peterson on Wednesday from a Monrovia assistant coach.