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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.

Sports Briefs: Schnars makes Dream Team

Downey’s Kimberly Schnars named to Press-Telegram’s First Team Dream Team.

Soccer club has roster openings

DOWNEY – FC Golden State Downey BU9 (boys born on or after Aug. 1, 2005) is currently looking for 3-4 players for its 2014-15 roster. The team trains […]

Football camp starts Saturday

DOWNEY – Warren High School head football coach Raul Lara is hosting a weekly football camp starting this Saturday. The camp will meet every Saturday from 9 a.m. […]

Sports Briefs: After turnaround, WHS football players make Dream Team

Steven Zepeda and Eric Rodriguez named to Press-Telegram Dream Team.

Razorbacks install officers

DOWNEY – Louis Morales has been elected president of Downey Youth Football for an unprecedented 17th consecutive year. Other officers include Robert Lara, 2nd VP, Reina Perez, secretary; […]

The Glacier Freeze

The Glacier Freeze are the Downey AYSO 2014 U14 boys champions. The team is coached by Herman Lucas.   ********** Published: Dec. 25, 2014 – Volume 13 – […]

The Trojans

On Dec. 14, Downey’s AYSO boys U12 team, the Trojans, won the 2014 Commissioner’s Cup, winning the championship game, 3-0. The team includes David, Jacob, Marco, Ryan, Axel, […]

Sports Briefs: Downey High wrestlers take second at invitational

Three Downey wrestlers earn first place honors in three separate weight divisions.