| Nov 29, 2009
Watching him lead practice, it looks familiar. Michael Gardner teaches, he raises his voice every now and then to emphasize a point and he makes sure everyone understands the details.
In that sense, nothing has changed.
The only thing that has changed,...
| Jun 24, 2009
One night after his shortest outing of the season, Taylor Jungmann turned in his longest and best.
Now Texas and LSU have a showdown for the national title.
The Longhorns' freshman All-American limited LSU to five hits in his first complete game, and...
| Dec 21, 2009
The budget crisis afflicting California State University could not have come at a worse time for Berenice Vite and Rafael Curiel, whose son Alonso is a sophomore at Cal State Long Beach. As the university was imposing a 32% student fee hike this year,...
| Sep 2, 2009
| 11:46 AM
Ahhh, football season. It signals the return of cookouts, especially tailgating parties.
But cooking at the stadium poses certain challenges. Take the tailgates at California State University, Fresno: Football fans must set up equipment, cook and serve...
| Mar 24, 2009
| 11:02 AM
What does it mean to be a senior? Most will point out the beauty of it: being top dog on campus, having off-campus lunches, getting the best parking spots. But senior year also has an ugly side. For many students, it's freak-out-about-college time....
| Aug 1, 2010
According to the Associated Press, running back Ryan Matthews has signed a five-year, $25.65 million contract with the Chargers.
Matthews is the heir to San Diego legend LaDainian Tomlinson who was released and signed with the New York Jets.
| Sep 1, 2010
GLENDALE — The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level.
Jenna Orlandini (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2009) Washington redshirt freshman libero/defensive specialist: Getting her first taste of NCAA Division I volleyball,...
| Sep 4, 2010
The San Diego Chargers released 23 players Saturday to reach the NFL's mandatory 53-man roster limit.
Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Age Exp. College
Ajirotutu, Seyi WR 6-3 211 23 R Fresno State
Bond, Brady T 6-6 300 24 R Oklahoma State
Brinkley, Curtis RB 5-9 208...
| Feb 5, 2006
Ever since the twin towers came crashing down and the cloud of jihad fogged the land, the crop dusters swooping low over the San Joaquin Valley had taken on a new menace. Even here, tucked away in the farm fields of middle California, fear had settled...