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St. John Bosco hangs on to beat Mater Dei

BELLFLOWER – Win and move on is exactly what the Bosco Braves did last Friday when they hung on to knock off the Monarchs 28-25 in the Trinity […]

SPORTS BRIEFS: Warren-Downey prepare for Friday night showdown

Warren High riding 4-game winning streak heading into matchup against Downey.

Bosco bounces back with win over Crenshaw

BELLFLOWER –  Coming off their first lost in nearly two years, the St. John Bosco Football program wanted to flush that losing feeling from their system as soon […]

SPORTS BRIEFS: Warren gets third win a row

DOWNEY – The Warren High School football team defeated Gardena last Friday night at Gardena, 42-16, improving their record to 3-2. With the loss, the Panthers dropped to […]

Bosco fourth quarter rally falls short

LAS VEGAS – Last Friday the Bosco Braves football team took their winning streak into Las Vegas to do battle against the highly-touted Bishop Gorman Gaels. The nationally […]

SPORTS BRIEFS: Middle school sports make triumphant return

Middle school athletics return after four-year hiatus in Downey.

SPORTS BRIEFS: Warren High snaps 24-game losing streak

Bears defeat Firebaugh High to earn first victory since 2011.

Sports Briefs: Bears fall to Buena Park

Warren High still searching for first win of the football season.

Downey Ladyhogs

The Downey Ladyhogs won the eighth grade division championship in the AVAC HOYAS Back-to-School Invitational Tournament held Sept. 13-14 at the Next Leven Sports Complex in Garden Grove. […]

Sports Briefs: Downey, Warren come up short

Warren High loses season opener at St. Paul, while Vikings lose the game and a quarterback.

FC Golden State Downey BU9

FC Golden State Downey BU9 participated in three tournaments during the summer, winning two and finishing in second place in another. The team’s 2014-15 fall season started last […]

Downey tennis player finishes perfect in singles

DOWNEY – Erin Freeman, a 2013 Downey High grad, finished a perfect 4-0 in singles tennis competition at the Colorado State Invitational last weekend. Freeman is a freshman […]

Downey Ponytail All-Stars Silver team

Downey Ponytail All-Stars Silver team came in second place at the Encino Sherman Oaks Tournament recently, coming up short against the Encino Sherman Oaks Gold team. Top row, […]

Sports Briefs: Vikings rally for victory

DOWNEY – The Downey High School football team won their season opener against Mayfair, 34-21, last Friday night at Bellflower High School. The Vikings are 1-0 and will […]

Downey’s dynamic duo

DOWNEY – Downey’s high school football team has a rich history of mentoring some of the best football players. Under the leadership of Jack Williams, this year’s senior’s […]

Lorel Johnson

Lorel Johnson, a member of the Downey Ballhogs, recently signed a letter of intent to attend Carroll University in Helena, Mont. on a full-ride basketball scholarship.   ********** […]

The So Cal Athletics-Mercado 12u travel softball team

The So Cal Athletics-Mercado 12u travel softball team won the PGF national championship Aug. 2 after an exciting 4-3 victory over the DirecTV Genies from Frisco, Tex., in […]

Sports Briefs: Downey lacrosse looks to build on success

After finishing 8-0 in league competition last year, Downey girls have high expectations.

Downey’s 10U Gold All Star team

While playing in Western Nationals in Roseville, Calif. recently, Downey’s 10U Gold All Star team took a tour of the State Capitol and took the Downey Patriot along […]

Sports Briefs: Bears return from Placerville

Warren High sends 17 cross country runners to Placerville for preseason training.