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SPORTS BRIEFS: Baseball preseason heats up

Baseball teams stay busy as league matchups scheduled to begin in two weeks.

SPORTS BRIEFS: Wrestlers make Dream Team

Several area wrestlers named to Press-Telegram’s Dream Team; Miguel Soto is Coach of the Year.

Downey middle schools athletic programs have returned

After a four-year hiatus, athletic programs have returned to Downey middle schools. All four junior high schools hosted Opening Day festivities Monday, as Doty Middle School traveled to […]

SPORTS BRIEFS: CC cruises past Saddleback

Calvary Chapel softball scores 16 against Saddleback to improve record to 3-1.

Wilfelife Q&A

Q: I’ve seen several pictures over the years of anglers hoisting oversized sturgeon out of the water and dragging them back to the dock for pictures. Isn’t it […]

Practice, dedication are Raul Hernandez’s keys to success

DOWNEY – “Take me out to the ballgame, take me out with the crowd…” is a line we’re all too familiar with. Baseball takes skill, practice, and not […]

Razorbacks start registration next week

DOWNEY – The Downey Razorbacks will hold registration for the 2015 season at its annual “Back to Football Night” this Wednesday, March 11, at 7 p.m. at the […]

The Downey Dirt Devils are raising money to compete in two national tournaments.
Baseball team qualifies for national tournament

DOWNEY – The Downey Dirt Devils, a travel baseball team for kids ages 10-12, are fundraising after qualifying to compete in two national tournaments, including a World Series […]

Laite Saleapaga’s not-so-secret to success: training

DOWNEY – Speed, strength, focus, resiliency, are just a few of the many characteristics that define a runner. However, it takes a lot of practice and patience for […]

SPORTS BRIEFS: Lady Bears advance in basketball playoffs

Bears beat La Quinta, 68-22, to advance in CIF playoffs; boys soccer also advances.

Downey High School’s varsity cheer squad

Downey High School’s varsity cheer squad came in second place at the Dallas NCA Cheer Competition last month, missing out on first place by less than a point. […]

SPORTS BRIEFS: Warren High boys soccer wins SGLV title

Bears host Ventura in opening round of CIF playoffs Friday afternoon.

The life of a Warren High athlete

Divesh Patel balances life as a varsity tennis player and AP student.

Downey High’s CIF champion wrestling team. Bottom row, from left: Carlos Rivas(12) Andrew Lopez (12) Mark Lopez (12) Pablo Ochoa (11) Rigoberto Garcia (12) Emmanuel Bravo (11) Jonathon Prata (9) and Gregory Logez (11).
Top row: Nick Arellano (10) Miguel Bravo (10) Dean New (12) Dylan Moreno (12) Randy Chavez (12) Giovanni Leon (11) Angel Beaz (12) and Armondo Padilla (10).
SPORTS BRIEFS: Downey wrestlers win CIF championship

Downey defeats Santa Fe and Gabrielino in opening rounds before beating Millikan for title.

SPORTS BRIEFS: Downey beats Dominguez to stay .500 in league

Downey looks to finish basketball regular season strong with games against Paramount, Dominguez.

Sports Briefs: Doty, Stauffer big winners

Doty, Stauffer middle schools beat their opponents in soccer and basketball.

Sports Briefs: Downey wrestlers pin Warren

Underdog Vikings beat rival Bears, 35-25, in crosstown matchup last week.

DJAA flag football tournament

DJAA sent a fourth grade team to represent Downey in a recent flag football tournament. Downey beat Cerritos, Montebello, Long Beach, Carson and Inglewood to win the City […]

Strike Force

GU12 Strike Force of AYSO Downey Region 24 won the GU12 Commissioner’s Cup Tournament to earn a spot in the Area 11 Z Playoffs. With only nine players […]

Sports Briefs: Warren runners reunite

Cross country coach Jay Waldron pays tribute to 20 of his most influential runners.