| Jan 2, 2012
| 10:23 PM
Tony Wroten was named the Pac-12 Conference Player of the Week on Monday, announced Commissioner Larry Scott.
Wroten, a freshman from Seattle's Garfield HS, averaged 21.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 1.0 steals per game as Washington beat Oregon...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 11:17 PM
"Great season everyone, players, coaches, assistant coaches and parents. Thank you for a wonderful season!"
That message came from Scott Mahaffy, the league director of Newport-Mesa Friday Night Lights. It was a great flag football season and it all came...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:40 PM
As a ballyhooed freshman at St. Francis High, Dietrich Riley came to the Golden Knights with his share of hype and made his share of noise late in his first varsity campaign.
The Pasadena native entered UCLA in much the same way and, as his freshman...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 9:28 PM
Washington State University men’s basketball senior Faisal Aden has been named thePac-12 Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 16-22, Commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday.
A native of San Diego, Calif.,...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Where they're headed
Top Southland college football recruits who signed NCAA letters of intent Wednesday:
Player, high school, position, college choice
Donta Abron Jr., Upland, running back, Colorado
Jeremiah Allison, Dorsey, linebacker, Washington...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 6:15 PM
Washington pulled away in the final minutes of Sunday's game against Oregon State, then hit crucial free throws down the stretch to seal a 75-72 victory. Terrence Ross led the Huskies with 21 points and 13 rebounds.
The game was tied at halftime and...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Senior Day was a blast for the Huskies.
Thanks to their dynamic sophomore and freshman.
Terrence Ross started hot this time - and stayed that way - with 25 points. Tony Wroten had 22, with nine rebounds on another day of brash drives inside. And...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:19 PM
University of Washington's Tony Wroten earned Pac-12 Conference Freshman of the Year and first team All-Conference honors, while Lorenzo Romar was named Coach of the Year, Commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday.
In addition, sophomore Terrence Ross...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 11:01 PM
College basketball had been tough enough for Kassandra McCalister. Injuries, personal tragedy and a change of schools all contributed to four years and three collegiate seasons that were considerably less satisfying than her charmed high school career....
| Sep 25, 2011
| 11:15 AM
Glad to see so many of my fellow Associated Press poll voters elevated LSU to No. 1 this week.
For the second time in three weeks, the 25 teams on my ballot mirror the poll results.
Virginia Tech faithful likely will take issue with my voting the No. 11...
| Sep 27, 2011
The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level.
Zack Torres (Crescenta Valley High, 2009) junior, UCLA cross-country: Torres and the Bruins appear to be hitting their stride in the two-time News-Press Male Athlete of the Year's junior...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Chris Tosello (La Cañada High, 2008) Menlo College football, junior: There were plenty of expectations on Tosello's shoulders, coming into his junior season after he was named a National Assn. of Intercollegiate Athletics Independent first-team pick and...