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Local entries released for Mount SAC Invitational Beginning with six sweepstakes races Friday, the lineups for the 64th annual Mount San Antonio College cross country invitational have been released.
SAN JOSE - Teemu Selanne scored a pair of first-period goals and the Ducks held off the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Monday night in their best start since their Stanley Cup-winning season five years ago.
UCLA head coach Rick Neuheisel had good news and bad news Monday.
A day after saying USC's loss to Notre Dame was the most heartbreaking of his career, Trojans coach Lane Kiffin said he did not want to place more emphasis on college football's best-known intersectional rivalry.
GIRLS' VOLLEYBALL: Led by five veterans, along with junior setter, Saugus eyes first Foothill League title in a decade.
Let the mediation begin. If anyone can save the NBA season, it looks like it will be federal mediator George Cohen, who will meet with players and owners today in New York.
EL SEGUNDO - If today is Tuesday, and it is, then the Kings must be Home at last. The Kings will play at Staples Center tonight for their first home game of the season.
UCLA quarterback Kevin Prince didn't play in last year's Thursday night game at Oregon because he was injured. The Bruins quarterback is hoping things go better against Arizona (1-5) this Thursday than the 60-13 debacle in Eugene last year.
USC coach Lane Kiffin said Sunday last year's loss to Notre Dame was the worst of his career as a head coach as the Irish snapped the Trojans' eight-game winning streak in the series. "Obviously it was heartbreaking at the time," Kiffin said.
A week after its second-worst defeat in school history (a 43-21 loss to Westlake), Oaks Christian came back strong Friday.
USC coach Lane Kiffin complained about "negativity" immediately following the Trojans' victory over California on Thursday.
Moments after USC defeated California 30-9 on Thursday night, Trojans coach Lane Kiffin quipped on his postgame radio show that a reporter thought "we lost by 30.
Nobody needs to tell UCLA quarterback Kevin Prince about the importance of staying healthy.
Relax, Dodger fans. No, you're still stuck with the McCourts. But the Eugenio Velez era might be over.
To fully appreciate how deftly Don Mattingly handled the 95-mph slider of a season he was dealt in his first year as Dodgers manager, it's important to understand Mattingly never once felt anything unusual was going on.
PHOENIX - The Dodgers had a rough season, from a bankruptcy filing and owner Frank McCourt's troubles to missing the playoffs.
PHOENIX - Matt Kemp hit a three-run homer, Dana Eveland pitched scoreless ball into the sixth inning and the Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 Monday night for their fourth straight win.
By the time Matt Kemp bats in the last game of the regular season Wednesday night he hopes to be ready to enter some of the rarest territory in baseball.
LOS ANGELES - Frank McCourt has been offered $1.2 billion for the Dodgers in a bid that would get funding from Chinese government-owned investment banks, according to the published reports.
The mountain the Alemany High football team must scale to qualify for a CIF State Bowl game has long been formidable. The same can be said for Notre Dame and Chaminade and Westlake and Oaks Christian and every other top football program in the region.