If you thought the basketball season was over after the Miami Heat defeated the San Antonio Spurs in a thrilling seven-game NBA series this month, you are sadly mistaken, my friend. There’s another team, the La Verne Magic, playing its eyeballs out right now, and they hail from La Verne. And who knows, one day some [...]
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By Ed Lowrie …. The Southern California Roadrunners qualified 62 runners for the USATF Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships to be held in Hoover, Alabama on December 11, 2010. The Team based in Highland , Riverside, Walnut and La Verne competed at the Region XV Cross Country Championships held at Mt. San Antonio College Nov. 21. [...]
HOTTEST TICKET IN TOWN: Oct 28 Sowing Seeds for Life Celebrity Golf Tournament Adds Jerry West to Impressive ‘Showtime’ Lineup
UPDATE: Basketball icon Jerry West said today that he plans to participate in the second annual Sowing Seeds for Life celebrity golf tournament Oct. 28 at Sierra LaVerne Country Club. West said in a telephone message that he is currently in New York but will be back home in Bel-Air Oct. 17 and will check his [...]
It was at the original La Verne Starbucks in 2004 that La Verne residents Carroll Wheatley and James Northup wondered aloud why the town didn’t support travel basketball the way it did soccer and baseball. Then Wheatley, a lawyer, asked his coffee mate, ”Why don’t we start a team?”
Covina Blue, currently playing in the Colt World Series in West Lafayette, Ind., earned a weekend split in pool play over the weekend to remain very much in play for a run at the title.
Sure, Laguna Beach has million-dollar ocean views, shi-shi restaurants and an amazing art colony but can it compete with the longtime-based La Verne Club West 12 Elite team, winners of the Junior Nationals?