Palisades’ senior linemen Nick Lunn and Carlos Herrera have committed to play football at Division III schools next season. Lunn, an All-City selection and Western League offensive lineman of the year, will attend Occidental College in Eagle Rock. Herrera chose Cal Lutheran in Thousand Oaks. He was named to the All-Western League second team last.
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St. Monica has named Drew Shaw as their new football coach, athletic director Rick Bruce announced today. Shaw was an assistant on Adam Guerra’s staff and has been the Mariners’ track coach for the last three years. He replaces Guerra who accept the head coach position at Ventura St. Bonaventure in February.
Venice High linebacker Joey Dews picked up an offer from Kansas Wesleyan, an NAIA school located in the north-central part of the state. The senior was named the Los Angeles Sports Journal’s All-Westside Defensive Player of the Year last season after leading the Gondoliers to a 10-3 record and a berth in the LA City [...]
Brentwood has hired Jake Ford as their new varsity football head coach, athletic director Amanda Kelson announced today. Ford has been the school’s middle school coach the last six years, while leading the Eagles to four championships and three undefeated seasons including in 2013. He replaces longtime coach Patrick Brown who stepped down after 35 [...]
Last week Palisades defensive end David Benavides and defensive back Kellen Ware committed to play football at Division II schools next season. The 6-foot-5, 240-pound Benavides choose Adams State University in Colorado, while Ware will head just outside Boston to play at Bentley University. Ware earned first-team All-Western League honors last season after having 61 [...]
Despite losing 30 seniors including quarterback Alexander Diamont, the Los Angeles Sports Journal’s All-Westside Player of the Year, Venice head coach Angelo Gasca is still expressing confidence in his team as the Gondoliers have scheduled a road game against Trinity League powerhouse Santa Margarita next year. The game will be played during the fourth week [...]
Santa Monica College defensive back Aaron Rogers will take an official visit to North Dakota this weekend, according to head coach Gifford Lindheim. The 5-foot-11, 185-pound sophomore had 68 tackles and three interceptions in his two-year career with the Corsairs. His best game was during his freshman season when he had two interceptions, including returning [...]
Windward’s Breland Brandt is quickly becoming one of the most sought after high school athletes on the westside. The 6-foot-five, 190-pound sophomore lineman made his presence known on the football field this year with 63 tackles along with 10.5 sacks and colleges have taken notice. Brandt has already taken an unofficial visit to Westwood and [...]
Westchester has become another Western League team that has upgraded their non-conference schedule for the 2014 season by adding private schools Harvard-Westlake and Bishop Montgomery. The Comets host LA City Division II finalist South Gate to open the season and travel to Torrance in a week one matchup with Bishop Montgomery. Westchester will also be [...]
If there was any doubt how confident the Hamilton football coaching staff is after the transfer of Culver City starting quarterback Armani Rodgers in the spring, one just needs to look at the addition of two Coliseum League teams to their 2014 schedule. The Yankees will play Dorsey in a week zero game and travel [...]