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 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 25, 2016 

Rams Lose To Broncos 17-9

The Los Angeles Rams suffered their first exhibition loss, 17-9, on the road to the Denver Broncos at Mile High Stadium on Saturday night August 27. Once again the Rams were trailing at halftime but...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 25, 2016 

Rams Comeback to Beat Chiefs

The Los Angeles Rams have wasted little time in establishing the LA Coliseum as a home-field advantage. They improved their preseason record to 2-0 by defeating the Kansas City Chiefs 21-20 on...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 18, 2016

Rams' Comeback Win Excites The 89,000 Fans

The Los Angeles Rams couldn't have asked for a better return to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Saturday, August 13. On face value they beat the Dallas Cowboys 28-24 in a preseason game. But the...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 11, 2016

California Chrome Is Still Thrilling Racing Fans

California Chrome. What else needs to be said? Two years after running away with the 2014 American Horse of the Year honors the chestnut-hued thoroughbred with four white feet is still sending...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 11, 2016

Rams Beat Cowboys in Preseason Opener

It will simply go down in the books as a 28-24 preseason win for the 2016 Los Angeles Rams over the Dallas Cowboys on Saturday, August 13. But it was much more than that for the 89,140 fans who...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 11, 2016

Rams Rally For Consecutive Preseason Home Win

The Los Angeles Rams won their second consecutive comeback game as they defeated the Kansas City Cheifs 21-20 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and improved their 2016 preseason record to 2-0. The...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 11, 2016

Thousands Watch Rams Begin Practice

The Los Angeles Rams 2016 training camp opening was well worth the wait for the thousands of fans sporting blue and gold. Enthusiastic crowds engulfed the training field located on the campus of the...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 11, 2016

California Chrome Dominates in TVG Pacific Classic

California Chrome ridden by Victor Espinoza sprinted from the starting gates, blew away the field and coasted to victory in the $1,000,000 TVG Pacific Classic at Del Mar Racetrack on Saturday, August...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 4, 2016

Rams Return To Los Angeles - Part 3

Without a doubt the City of Inglewood defied the odds that enabled the city to become the ultimate choice of the Los Angeles Rams when they relocated back to Southern California this past January...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 4, 2016

The Rams' New Stadium: A Lot More Than Football - Part 2

In less than five years the City of Inglewood has gone from the brink of bankruptcy to becoming the site of the 2021 Super Bowl. In November 2014 Mayor James Butts was re-elected with 83% of the vote,...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    August 4, 2016

Remarkably, Inglewood Gets The Rams - Part 1

The City of Inglewood and the Los Angeles Rams are now partners with a promising future and a commitment to providing first-class entertainment. Five years ago both franchises were a disaster. The...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    July 14, 2016

Culver's Competing Well In Passing Tournaments

The Summer of '16 has been a busy but productive one for Culver City High football. The Centaurs reached the semifinals this past week in a seven-on-seven passing tournament hosted by Santa Fe High...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    July 7, 2016

Having USC Helps Coliseum Staff Prepare For The Rams

As General Manager of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Joe Furin oversees all the operations for what happens at the stadium's events. He and his staff are implementing procedures to accommodate two...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 30, 2016

Rams In The Coliseum: Here's How It Happened

The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum was the home of the Los Angeles Rams football team for 34 years from 1946 to 1979. It is fitting and well-timed that the historical stadium will serve as the Rams' ho...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 16, 2016

Nolan Martinez Reviews His Path To The Yankees

"On Friday morning I woke up around 9:30ish and I was with my grandma and my grandpa on my way to go lifting weights. That's when I got the call. It was kind of out of nowhere so it caught me by...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 9, 2016

Cahlil Hooper: A Successful Culver City Athlete

Cahlil Hooper of Culver City High is very fast. You might say he was born fast. He set the boys 200m school record with a time of 21.34 three weeks ago at the 2016 CIF Southern Section Track and...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 9, 2016

Nolan Martinez Selected by Yankees!

The New York Yankees selected Culver City High's ace pitcher Nolan Martinez during the 3rd Round of the 2016 Major League Baseball Draft this Friday morning, June 10. The right-handed senior who...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 2, 2016

Culver Baseball Summer Camp to Begin

The Culver City High Centaur baseball team had a remarkable 2016 season with a 21-8 record. They went undefeated in winning the Ocean League title. They finished with a flurry by winning 15...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    June 2, 2016

Redondo Ends Culver's Baseball Season

All good things must pass. Culver City High's 2016 CIF Playoff aspirations were dismantled on the road in one inning as the Centaurs lost 9-2 to the reigning Division 3 Champion Redondo Union Sea...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    May 26, 2016

Two Playoff Wins Add To Culver's Remarkable Streak

The 2016 Centaurs are playing baseball like the gears of a fine watch keeping time. Culver City High advanced into the CIF Baseball Playoff Quarterfinal Round for the first time since 2011 season...

 
 By Fred Altieri    News    May 19, 2016

Cooper Komatsu Advances to Scripps National Spelling Bee Finals!

Cooper Komatsu, the 13 year-old eighth grader, has once again proudly represented Culver City Middle School. This morning, Thursday, May 26, he advanced through the 4th - 7th rounds of the 2016...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    May 19, 2016

Cahlil Hooper Races to Culver School Record in Boys 200m Divisional FInals!

Culver City High was well represented by its two performers in three events today at the 2016 CIF Southern Section Track and Field Divisional Finals held at Cerritos College Stadium in Norwalk. The...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    May 19, 2016

Culver Baseball: Undefeated League Champion

Momentum combined with continuity and execution is a beautiful thing to behold. For the first time in years the Culver City High Centaurs swept the Ocean League with a 10-0 record as they shut out...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    May 19, 2016

Culver City High Wins 1st Round CIF Playoff Baseball Game!

The Culver City High Centaurs won their first CIF Baseball playoff game since 2012 as they shutout the Elsinore High Tigers 3-0 at home today, Friday, May 20. Culver starter Nolan Martinez pitched a...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    May 19, 2016

Culver Softball Honors Retired Coach Sargent

This was one occasion when the game took a back seat. On a perfect spring afternoon at Culver City High former head softball coach John Sargent and the late Rick Hudson were honored by the school on t...

 

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