The TEN: 2/26/2021

(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)

  1. Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson hasn’t requested a trade but has told the team that if a trade was considered the only teams he would agree to go to are the Cowboys, Saints, Raiders and Bears. 
  2. “Just letting you all know I am staying at SVHS. I ain’t ever turning my back on my roots. So plz stop saying I transferred.” – Sierra Vista offensive lineman Anthony Rosas on Twitter. 
  3. San Dimas soccer player Alexis Rios signed a letter of intent to attend Midland University on Wednesday. 
  4. Monrovia football schedule: San Dimas, San Marino, Northview, South Pasadena, Temple City, La Canada. Dates and times TBA. 
  5. LeBron James’ son, Sierra Canyon’s Bronny James, suffered a possible season-ending meniscus injury.
  6. Former Bassett head football coach Pete Smolin was recommended as the new Banning High football coach at the school board meeting Wednesday night. 
  7. Covina High head football coach Dale Ziola released a six game schedule on Twitter that his team is preparing for if they’re given the green light to play. March 11/12th Scrimmage – Bassett, time, place TBD; March 18/19th Game 1 – Santa Ana, time, place TBD; March 26th Game 2 vs. Northview, details TBD; April 2nd Game 3 vs. Chino, away time TBD; April 9th Game 4 vs. Pomona, home time TBD; April 15th Game 5 vs. Rowland, home time TBD.
  8. “We are going slow and might not speed up all season. We started conditioning last week and many of the kids didn’t do much in the off season except gain weight.” New Bassett HC Hector Spathias on the challenges of this football season. 
  9. On this day in 1935 the New York Yankees released Babe Ruth. He then signed with the Boston Braves. 
  10. Also on this day in 1989 the Dallas Cowboys fired head coach Tom Landry after 29 years at the helm.                        

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