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 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 28, 2016 

Culver Baseball Sweeps El Segundo, Leads The League

The 2016 Ocean League baseball championship won't be determined for a few more weeks. Regardless, the Culver City High Centaurs are playing as if the title belongs to them after sweeping El Segundo...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 28, 2016 

Rams Select Jared Goff as NFL's Top Draft Pick

"With the first pick in the 2016 NFL Draft the Los Angeles Rams select Jared Goff, quarterback, California," announced National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell today. The Rams are banking...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 28, 2016 

Maury Wills: Once A Dodger Always A Dodger

Life in a Dodger baseball uniform for Maury Wills came full circle a few weeks ago when the Los Angeles Dodgers broke from Spring Training camp at their Camelback Ranch-Glendale facility in Phoenix...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 21, 2016

L.A. Rams Focus on Offense in 2016 NFL Draft

It was well worth the wait. The 2016 NFL Draft officially ended today, April 30, with the Los Angeles Rams selecting six players over the past three days of the proceedings. The Rams' six picks...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 21, 2016

Culver Baseball Wins First Two League Games

The 2016 Culver City High baseball team is off to a 2-0 start in Ocean League action by sweeping Lawndale High in the season opening home-and-away series, 10-1 and 3-1. The Centaurs continued their...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 14, 2016

Rams Trade For NFL's 2016 Top Draft Pick!

The Los Angeles Rams 2.0 wasted little time in striking an impression upon its Southern California fanbase and beyond by trading with the Tennessee Titans for the National Football League's 2016...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 31, 2016

Culver Attempts To Reverse Close Baseball Losses

A cool but stiff early afternoon breeze blew across the baseball field at Culver City High on Monday, March 28. The home team Centaurs had just lost another bitter low-scoring affair, this time 2-1 to...

 
 By Fred Altieri    News    March 24, 2016

Casino Night Is A Huge Success

Casino Night 2016 lived up to its billing as Culver City's most fun event of the year. Hundreds of citizens, parents, faculty, staff and administrators supporting Culver City High athletics enjoyed...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 24, 2016

Culver Loses 1-0 To Powerhouse Mira Costa

"We knew we gave it 100%. We hustled, played good defense, had good pitching but we just didn't manufacture any runs," said four-year Culver City High varsity baseball starter Mike Netzel after his...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 17, 2016

Culver Baseball: Three Home Games, All shutouts

Home field advantage Centaur-style is the order of things so far for Culver City High baseball 2016. Flashing classic home white uniforms with 'Centaurs' splashed in blue cursive across their chests,...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 10, 2016

Optimistic Culver Baseball Starts With Shutouts

The Culver City High baseball team began the 2016 season in fine fashion by winning consecutive shutouts at home. The Centaurs beat Marshall High 11-0 in their home opener on Saturday, February 27....

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 3, 2016

Culver Girls' Season Ends In Playoff Loss

The 2015-16 Culver City High girls basketball season ended at Redondo Union High in the 3rd Round of the 2016 CIF Division 1AA Playoffs as the Centaurs lost 71-30 to the perennially ranked Sea Hawks...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    February 25, 2016

A Great Night For The Culver Girls

The rebirth of the composure and character was defined for Culver City High girls basketball on Saturday night, February 20, at Del Goodyear Gymnasium. The Centaurs rallied from behind to upset Long...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    February 18, 2016

Culver Basketball Girls Score Big Upset!

The Culver City High girls basketball team overcame a big deficit at home and upset Long Beach power Millikan High on Saturday evening, February 20, at Del Goodyear Gymnasium, 72-69, in the 2nd Round...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    February 11, 2016

Culver Girls Eye Another League Championship

With two league games remaining the 2015-16 Culver City High girls basketball team is favored to take its fifth consecutive Ocean League title. They took control of the league last week with...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    February 4, 2016

Rebuilding Year? Not These Culver Girls

It's been a challenging year so far for the 2015-16 Culver City High girls basketball team. They fought through a tough preseason and incurred their first Ocean League loss in five seasons a few...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    February 4, 2016

Centaur Boys Win Two League Games In A Row

The 2015-16 Culver City High boys basketball team just may have turned the corner in Ocean League play. The Centaurs have won two out of three games after having suffered three tough league losses...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    January 21, 2016

Culver Girls' Winning Streak Comes To An End

It was a most remarkable run that ultimately ended eight miles due west at El Segundo High. That's where the Culver City High girls basketball team saw their 41-game Ocean League winning streak come t...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    January 14, 2016

It's An Encouraging Start For Culver's Basketball Boys

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter The future looks bright, tall and fast. The 2015-16 boys basketball season has been a successful launch for 9-6 Culver City High as they prepare for their Ocean League...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    January 7, 2016

Culver Basketball Girls Face Rebuilding Year

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter No one said it was going to be easy. The Culver City High girls basketball program has enjoyed unprecedented success, league titles and a CIF Division II Championship...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    December 10, 2015

Meet Jonathan Martin, Culver's Star Quarterback

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter With each season at Culver City High there's always a student/athlete who leaves an indelible mark on the playing field. Sophomore quarterback Jonathan Martin realized...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    December 3, 2015

Culver Baseball Star Chooses San Diego State

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter The 2015 holiday season arrived early for Nolan Martinez and his family, precisely on Wednesday, November 11. That's when the Culver City High senior signed a letter...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    November 26, 2015

Playoff Loss Ends Culver's Football Season

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter The slivery new moon in the cool November sky signaled an end to the 2015 Culver City High football season. Coincidentally, it was Friday the 13th as the Centaurs lost...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    November 12, 2015

League Champion Culver Earns Home Playoff Game

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter Culver City High is back in the saddle again as the Centaurs were crowned 2015 Ocean League Football Champions after beating Beverly Hills High, 41-6 on a relatively...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    November 5, 2015

Culver High Football To Host Pacifica in CIF First-Round Playoff Game

The Culver City High Centaur football team will host the Pacifica High Tritons from Oxnard in a first round CIF Western Division Playoff game starting at 7:00 p.m. this Friday, November 13, at Jerry...

 

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