Carroll Wheatley and Chris Northup founded the La Verne Stars in 2004.
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?”
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Come join in on the fun – and help feed the needy. What promises to be a unique, star-studded, fun-filled, and memorable charity golf tournament will be held Thursday, Oct. 28 at Sierra La Verne Country Club. The bargain entry fee of $150 per player ($500 for a foursome) will benefit Sowing Seeds for Life, […]
Bonita High School Senior Taylor Anderson has committed to attend Loyola Marymount University in 2011 and play basketball on a full-ride scholarship.  The LMU coaching staff has been following her progress since head coach Julie Wilhoit saw her play in a pre-season game against South Hills High in December last year.  After watching her play in […]
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.
After winning the region, super region and Colt West Zone Tournament, the Covina Blue All-Stars – including five Bonita High School players — will square off against Mexico on Saturday, Aug. 7, at 5 p.m. in the opening round of the Colt World Series in Lafayette, Ind. The winners of the Red Division and White […]
On June 21 at Rosenblatt Stadium, Jeff Gelalich (Bonita 2009) homered to help UCLA defeat TCU, 6-3, keeping the Bruins undefeated in the College World Series. His teammate Cody Regis (Glendora High 2009) also hit a two-run shot to pace the Bruins. UCLA squares off again against the Horned Frogs tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. ESPN2HD […]
  Pipes Lopez fired away for the Cardinals. La Verne Little League historians are running to the record books to learn if any other team in city history has ever gone 22-0 as did this year’s Major Division American League White Sox, who crowned their perfect season last night at Pelota Park with a 12-1 […]
La Verne’s Matt Rossman pitched UC San Diego into the National Championship Semifinals of the Division II College World Series on Monday night after hurling an 11-inning, two hit, 2-1 masterpiece against Central Missouri at the USA Baseball National Training complex in Cary, N.C.   “I’m excited about going to the semifinals, but right now […]
BASKETBALL University of La Verne – Matt Rogers, formerly the men’s basketball coach at Maryville University in St. Louis, has been named the new women’s coach at the ULV. Although resigned his post with Maryville after a 3-24 season, Maryville was making the jump from Division 3 to Division 2. When Maryville was playing in […]
The La Verne Stars Basketball Program is holding an open practice/evaluation for all boys and girls entering the 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grades on Wednesday, March 31st at the Leroy Haynes Center gym. Teams are now forming.  All players are welcome. For more information, please call John Neff at 909.305.9950.