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November 23, 2006
After scoring a surprise upset victory over host Lakewood in the CIF Southern Section Division III quarterfinals on Nov. 14, the La Cañada girls' varsity tennis team was knocked out of the post season last Thursday by visiting Valencia, 10-8, at the La Cañada Flintridge Country Club. The Spartans finished their season 14-7 while Valencia, the fourth seeded team in the division, played Chadwick for the CIF Division III title on Monday. The Vikings jumped out to an early lead in singles play, taking five of the first six sets.
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By Jonathan Raber | January 11, 2007
Erica Lee may not be the most vocal of leaders, but her tennis game speaks volumes. While the La Cañada High junior has a quiet demeanor on the court, her example is one that her teammates can follow. "She is a very quiet leader," said La Cañada Coach Joe Thompson. "She is a steady player, does a workman-like job, doesn't get rattled and plays her points well." For that leadership and all-around play, Lee has been chosen to represent the Glendale News-Press, Burbank Leader and La Cañada Valley Sun as the All-Area Girls' Tennis Singles Player of the Year.
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By controlling both singles and doubles play, the La Cañada girls' varsity tennis team defeated visiting La Quinta-Westminister, 15-3, in CIF Southern Section second action last Saturday | November 16, 2006
The Spartans, who finished 7-3 in the Rio Hondo League, improved to 13-6. They traveled to Lakewood on Tuesday afternoon for a quarterfinal match against the Lancers who are the top seeded team in CIF-SS Division III. The Spartans defeated Lakewood and advanced to the semifinals today (Thursday). Details next week. In singles play against La Quinta-Westminster, Kelley Fox won all three of her sets, 6-2, 6-2 and 6-2. Erica Lee also won all three sets, 6-0, 6-0 and 6-0. Hillary Polley won a set, 6-0, but lost two sets, 6-0 and 6-3. In doubles, the team of Lindsay Van Amringe and Jade Stenzel won all three of their sets, 6-0, 6-2 and 6-0. The team of Jenny Lee and Lacey Miyazaki won two sets, 6-1 and 6-2, and lost a set, 6-4. The team of Emily Arkfeld and Emily Erskine won two sets, 7-6 and 7-5, and the team of Erskine and Leticia Cheng won a set, 6-4. In a first round match last Thursday, the Spartans subdued host Oak Park, 12-6.
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January 5, 2006
Although Lakewood St. Joseph staged a rally in the second half of their Cardinal Classic Tournament pool play game last Thursday, the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy varsity basketball team was able to hold on to win, 52-44. The Tologs, who improved to 8-6, continued participation in the tournament, held at Cantwell/Sacred Heart of Mary High in Montebello, through last Saturday. Sacred Heart will travel to Mission Hills Alemany today (Thursday) to open Mission League play with a 7 p.m. contest.
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By Andrew Shortall, andrew.shortall@latimes.com | September 22, 2010
La Cañada High's girls' volleyball team has a saying: "We don't collect trophies, we collect championships. " But the Spartans didn't return home from their first tournament of the season, the Molten Classic, with a championship. They did, however, earn a second-place trophy. "Our pieces are working out really well," La Cañada Coach Brock Turner said. "They're believing in themselves and the communication among everybody is really picking up. " The Molten Classic, hosted by Gahr High in Cerritos, was like a mini-CIF Southern Section playoffs, Turner said.
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September 21, 2006
The Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy girls' varsity volleyball team lost its first match of the season to Los Alamitos, 3-2, on Sept. 11 in the semifinals of the Gahr/Molten Classic at Gahr High. The Tologs fell to 3-1 against Los Alamitos, the defending Division I state champ. Sacred Heart continued on in tournament play with a match against Lakewood. Los Alamitos won the first two games, 25-21 and 25-13, but Sacred Heart came back 25-21 and 25-23, before Los Alamitos took the last game, 15-10, to win the championship.
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September 10, 2013
GIRLS' VOLLEYBALL Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy 3, West Ranch 0: The visiting Tologs opened their season Tuesday with a 25-21, 25-16, 25-20 nonleague win. Katie Conley finished with 11 kills for Flintridge Sacred Heart, which received 10 kills apiece from Kayla Lund and Maddie Peterson. Sophia Coffey contributed 38 assists for the Tologs. BOYS' WATER POLO La Cañada in El Dorado Tournament: With the No. 2 ranking in CIF Southern Section Division III, La Cañada started its season with a strong showing in Orange County and took fifth in the El Dorado Tournament.
NEWS
August 14, 2008
La Cañada resident Kay Manesh and Orange County resident Bijan Manesh are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter Soraya Celine Manesh to Richard Sutherlin. Soraya grew up in La Cañada and graduated from La Cañada High in 2002. She is currently finishing her master?s program at Cal State University at Long Beach in public policy administration. For the past two years she has worked in the field of emergency management, and is currently working as a research analyst for the city of Manhattan Beach fire department.
NEWS
March 13, 2013
La Cañada Flintridge Feb. 1-15 Petty theft: 400 block of Starlight Crest Drive. Driver's license stolen from letter in mailbox. March 9 Petty theft: 4463 Oak Grove Drive, 3:50 p.m. Leather jacket and sweater stolen from unlocked vehicle at La Cañada High School. March 9 Drug possession: 1000 block of Foothill Blvd., 5:30 p.m. A 26-year-old Tujunga woman and a 26-year-old Los Angeles man who allegedly possessed cocaine, ecstasy and hashish were arrested.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 24, 2007
Recently, the California Art Club unveiled the Wild Things exhibition that features new artwork created by the club's painting and sculpting patron members. It also announced the award-winning artists whose works will be included in this six-month display at the Women's City Club of Pasadena. Artist April Raber , a resident of Irvine, received the "Best of Show" honor for her painting "Marsh Glow," in which she depicted an egret in the solitude of the Back Bay in Newport Beach.
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By Andrew Shortall, andrew.shortall@latimes.com | September 22, 2010
La Cañada High's girls' volleyball team has a saying: "We don't collect trophies, we collect championships. " But the Spartans didn't return home from their first tournament of the season, the Molten Classic, with a championship. They did, however, earn a second-place trophy. "Our pieces are working out really well," La Cañada Coach Brock Turner said. "They're believing in themselves and the communication among everybody is really picking up. " The Molten Classic, hosted by Gahr High in Cerritos, was like a mini-CIF Southern Section playoffs, Turner said.
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By Jonathan Raber | January 11, 2007
Erica Lee may not be the most vocal of leaders, but her tennis game speaks volumes. While the La Cañada High junior has a quiet demeanor on the court, her example is one that her teammates can follow. "She is a very quiet leader," said La Cañada Coach Joe Thompson. "She is a steady player, does a workman-like job, doesn't get rattled and plays her points well." For that leadership and all-around play, Lee has been chosen to represent the Glendale News-Press, Burbank Leader and La Cañada Valley Sun as the All-Area Girls' Tennis Singles Player of the Year.
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November 23, 2006
After scoring a surprise upset victory over host Lakewood in the CIF Southern Section Division III quarterfinals on Nov. 14, the La Cañada girls' varsity tennis team was knocked out of the post season last Thursday by visiting Valencia, 10-8, at the La Cañada Flintridge Country Club. The Spartans finished their season 14-7 while Valencia, the fourth seeded team in the division, played Chadwick for the CIF Division III title on Monday. The Vikings jumped out to an early lead in singles play, taking five of the first six sets.
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By controlling both singles and doubles play, the La Cañada girls' varsity tennis team defeated visiting La Quinta-Westminister, 15-3, in CIF Southern Section second action last Saturday | November 16, 2006
The Spartans, who finished 7-3 in the Rio Hondo League, improved to 13-6. They traveled to Lakewood on Tuesday afternoon for a quarterfinal match against the Lancers who are the top seeded team in CIF-SS Division III. The Spartans defeated Lakewood and advanced to the semifinals today (Thursday). Details next week. In singles play against La Quinta-Westminster, Kelley Fox won all three of her sets, 6-2, 6-2 and 6-2. Erica Lee also won all three sets, 6-0, 6-0 and 6-0. Hillary Polley won a set, 6-0, but lost two sets, 6-0 and 6-3. In doubles, the team of Lindsay Van Amringe and Jade Stenzel won all three of their sets, 6-0, 6-2 and 6-0. The team of Jenny Lee and Lacey Miyazaki won two sets, 6-1 and 6-2, and lost a set, 6-4. The team of Emily Arkfeld and Emily Erskine won two sets, 7-6 and 7-5, and the team of Erskine and Leticia Cheng won a set, 6-4. In a first round match last Thursday, the Spartans subdued host Oak Park, 12-6.
SPORTS
January 5, 2006
Although Lakewood St. Joseph staged a rally in the second half of their Cardinal Classic Tournament pool play game last Thursday, the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy varsity basketball team was able to hold on to win, 52-44. The Tologs, who improved to 8-6, continued participation in the tournament, held at Cantwell/Sacred Heart of Mary High in Montebello, through last Saturday. Sacred Heart will travel to Mission Hills Alemany today (Thursday) to open Mission League play with a 7 p.m. contest.
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