Admin The Downey Patriot
Newspaper

Sports News

Photo by John Zander
The Downey Dirt Devils

The Downey Dirt Devils, a travel baseball team for kids ages 10-12, were honored by the City Council last week after qualifying to compete in a pair of national World Series ...


headshot-047
SPORTS BRIEFS: Downey alumnus up for Player of the Year

DOWNEY – Former Downey High School standout softball player Katie Medina currently attends the University of Florida on a softball scholarship and is their starting shortstop. Katie ...


041615-07-01
Downey Bocce Club

Two Downey bocce teams earned first and second place at an annual tournament hosted by the Downey Bocce Club on April 12 at the Barbara J. Riley Center. Sixteen teams from clubs in Downey, ...


SPORTS BRIEFS: Downey’s Miguel Soto named Coach of the Year

DOWNEY – Downey High School wrestling coach Miguel Soto has been selected as the 2015 Long Beach Press-Telegram’s Wrestling Dream Team Coach of the Year. Coach Soto was selected for ...


040915-10-01
Warren High’s JV baseball team wins Dick’s Sporting Goods Tournament

Warren High’s JV baseball team used strong pitching, great defense and timely hitting to beat Crescenta Valley, 4-0, on April 4 and win the Dick’s Sporting Goods Tournament. The ...


Downey High

SPORTS BRIEFS: Warren High softball off to hot start

DOWNEY – The Warren High School softball team currently has a 9-3 record after participating in the Diamond Bar Springfest Tournament last weekend. The Bears went 3-1 in the tournament ...


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 ...


090414-07-01
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 ...


Warren High

040915-10-01
Warren High’s JV baseball team wins Dick’s Sporting Goods Tournament

Warren High’s JV baseball team used strong pitching, great defense and timely hitting to beat Crescenta Valley, 4-0, on April 4 and win the Dick’s Sporting Goods Tournament. The ...


SPORTS BRIEFS: Warren High softball off to hot start

DOWNEY – The Warren High School softball team currently has a 9-3 record after participating in the Diamond Bar Springfest Tournament last weekend. The Bears went 3-1 in the tournament ...


030515-07-01
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 ...


Youth Sports

Photo by John Zander
The Downey Dirt Devils

The Downey Dirt Devils, a travel baseball team for kids ages 10-12, were honored by the City Council last week after qualifying to compete in a pair of national World Series ...


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 ...


National Sports News

Courtesy of The Washington Post