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Former Arroyo quarterback Mark Colella still owns a piece of Temple City's North Field.
T-Minus-22 Days until “The Mid Valley Classic”
Smudge Pot #3: November 16, 1974 at Mt. Sac (1:P.M.)
San Dimas scores on its first two possessions to upset previously undefeated Bonita, 14-0, and keep the Smudge Pot for a third consecutive year.
The Saints Fred [...]
Arroyo: Running Forward
T-Minus-23 Days until “The Mid Valley Classic”
Smudge Pot #2: November 9, 1973 at Bonita
The build up to this game included LaVerne residents building make shift tombstones and placing them in their front yards: “Here Lies San Dimas” Local newspapers carried photos of moms cheerfully adding them to their gardens.
The burials, however, were [...]
Yes, victory, or defeat, in the Smudge Pot really does mean something.
T-Minus-24 Days until “The Mid Valley Classic”
Smudge Pot #1: November 17, 1972 at Bonita.
During the course of the football season Bonita had been using a Turkish battle cry; “Azizleri Hakla!”
It wasn’t until halftime of the first Smudge Pot game with San Dimas that [...]