Santa Monica pitcher Whitney Jones has committed to Rutgers University, her family said today. The junior was the Southern Section Division IV Player of the Year and helped the Vikings win the section title in a 3-1 victory over Ventura in June. She was also named to the Cal-Hi Sports All-State team.
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Macchi Smith may have missed most of her junior and senior seasons at Windward due to a injured ACL, but the guard will play college basketball next year as she committed to defending NCAA Division II champion Bentley University in Boston. Smith helped Windward to a Division IV State title in 2011 and three Southern [...]
It has been good week on the club basketball scene for Santa Monica guard Jonah Mathews as the junior picked up three offers from PAC-12 schools according to multiple media sources. Those schools are Utah, Arizona State and Cal, where his older bother Jordan just finished his freshman season with the Bears. Mathews was the Ocean [...]
[With the fall sports just around the corner and the football summer practices now underway, we at the Los Angeles Sports Journal will bring you interviews with all fifteen high school and junior college coaches on the westside throughout the month of July. Fifth in our series is a conversation with St. Bernard head coach John [...]
Windward athletic director and recently hired boys’ basketball coach Steve Smith as joined the Los Angeles Sparks as an assistant coach, the organization announced yesterday after it fired head coach Carol Ross. This will be the third time that Smith as been on the bench for the Sparks. He was on staff during the 1998 season [...]
With the fall sports just around the corner and the football summer practices now underway, we at the Los Angeles Sports Journal will bring you interviews with all fifteen high school and junior college coaches on the westside throughout the month of July. Fourth in our series is a conversation with Culver City head coach [...]
Culver City quarterback David Handler and wide receiver Lonnie Walker has decided to attend Georgia Prep Sports Academy, a prep school in Atlanta, Handler said on Tuesday. Hadler decided to the prep school route because it gives him a chance to improve on his fundamentals and gives him a better opportunity at a Division I [...]