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SPORTS BRIEFS: Baseball preseason heats up

DOWNEY – The Downey High School baseball team currently has a record of 5-7. The Vikings split a doubleheader against Long Beach Poly at Downey last Wednesday, 3/18, with an 8-0 defeat of ...


SPORTS BRIEFS: Wrestlers make Dream Team

DOWNEY – The Long Beach Press-Telegram released its annual Dream Team for Wrestling on Tuesday and several Warren, Downey, St. John Bosco and Downey Calvary Chapel wrestlers were ...


031915-08-02
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

DOWNEY – The Downey Calvary Chapel softball team improved to 3-1 on Tuesday with a 16-6 win against Saddleback Valley Christian at Columbus High School. The Lady Grizzlies also ...


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 against the law to treat ...


Downey High

021915-15-02
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. Squad members spent six ...


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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 hold a CIF ...


Dodi Soza: The Educator

Isaac Newton's theory of relativity: energy is never lost or destroyed, it is simply transferred from one object to the next. One thing is true as ever: Dodi Soza loved football and ...


Warren High

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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 to mention a lot of confidence ...


022615-08-01
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 an athlete to develop ...


021915-08-01
The life of a Warren High athlete

DOWNEY – Being on a sports team is tough. When the topic of sports comes to mind, we often think of how many wins or losses a team has dealt with or how their performance has been on ...


Youth Sports

031915-08-02
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 ...


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 Rio Hondo Event ...


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 tournament ...


National Sports News

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