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 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 23, 2017

WINNING ISN'T EVERYTHING Culver Baseball Team Honors Opponent Killed In Car Crash

Winning took a back seat in a Saturday afternoon baseball game at Culver City High on March 18. The Centaurs eventually outlasted a resilient and courageous South High Torrance team, 5-4. Earlier,...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 16, 2017 

Optimistic Culver Begins Baseball Season

The Culver City High baseball team is looking to defend its Ocean League title and move deep into the playoffs by capitalizing on a veteran roster to carry the 2017 season. The first phase of...

 
 By Fred Altieri    News    March 9, 2017

More Than 600 Support Culver City High's Casino Night

Sweet charity-stakes gambling, delicious food, cool drinks, jamming DJ music, multiple auctions and good times defined the Culver City High Booster Club's 10th Annual Casino Night. More than 600...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    March 9, 2017

It's A Fast Start For Culver Track Teams

Get ready, set... and the 2017 Culver City High track and field season got off to a very pleasant start under fair skies and mild temperatures. The Centaurs hosted four league rivals at Jerry Chabola...

 

Dustin Johnson Wins At Riviera

The 2017 Genesis Open could have easily read: neither wind nor rain nor floods nor gloom of roughs, bunkers and greens stays these golfers from the deft completion of their appointed rounds....

 

Heaven Cooper Shoots, It Goes In, Culver Makes Playoffs

It was a shot that brought the house down on Senior Night. With the score suddenly tied and 10 seconds left on the game clock the Culver City High girls basketball season was literally on the line. A...

 

TGR Live and the Genesis Open: A New Era Begins

This week's Genesis Open at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades is the initial test at the historic golf course for TGR Live, the tournament's newest host and organizer. TGR Live, the event...

 

Culver Basketball: Boys, Girls Scrap for Playoff Berths

With one game remaining in 2017 Ocean League action both the Culver City High girls and boys varsity basketball teams are fighting for a CIF playoff spot that begins next week. Culver girls...

 

Genesis Open Endures Stormy Weather

Umbrellas and raincoats were the fashion statement at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades as the Second Round of the 2017 Genesis Open was suspended on Friday at 12:18 p.m. due to the...

 

California Chrome Gets Ready For Pegasus

Dihigi Gladney Interview - Part 1 In Autumn 2015 Dihigi Gladney was blessed by the horse gods. He was employed by trainer Art Sherman as the exercise rider for California Chrome, one of the world's...

 

Rams Lose Final Game of Season to Cards

File it away as a mercy killing. The pain and misery of the 2016 season finally came to an end for the Los Angeles Rams as they were summarily trounced by the Arizona Cardinals, 44-6, on New Year's...

 

SOMETHING NEW: Culver Girls Lose Basketball Games Sometimes

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter The road to success is a hard drive. The Culver City High girls basketball team over several seasons had won its last 50 of 51 Ocean League games after defeating El...

 

California Chrome's Last California Ride

Leaving on a jet plane, won't be back again. Oh Babe, please don't go. Suddenly it was over. Just like that. Yet, for Southern California horse racing fans it was the ride of a lifetime. "Chrome will...

 

Tiger Woods' TGR Live to Host Genesis L.A. Open

Tiger is back. Tiger Woods is back in Los Angeles and taking charge of the PGA Tours' 2017 Genesis Open from February 13-19 at the celebrated Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades. The official...

 

Rams To Host Arizona In Finale Sunday

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter It's not a bad losing streak anymore... it's more like the plague. Thankfully for the Los Angeles Rams and their faithful there's only one game remaining in the 2016...

 

New Coach But Same Rams In Loss

The post-Jeff Fisher era began with a whimper. The Los Angeles Rams under John Fassel's first game as interim head coach lost for the ninth time in the last ten games. The Seattle Seahawks clinched...

 

Bernard Hopkins Loses Final Fight TKO at The Forum

Bernard Hopkins, 51, the future hall-of-fame boxer with an illustrious professional career spanning four decades left the ring for the very last time in spectacular fashion. Unfortunately on Saturday...

 

Rams Fire Fisher, Look To The Future

'Fast and furious' news spread quickly from the Los Angeles Rams on Monday. "Obviously, a very difficult day here for the organization in relieving Jeff (Fisher) of his head coaching duties. It's not...

 

Rams' Problems Remain In Loss To New England

It's what everybody expected. The Los Angeles Rams became Tom Brady's 201st victim as the New England Patriot set an all-time record for most wins by a starting NFL quarterback. And clearly, the...

 

Rams' Playoff Chances Diminish With Latest Defeat

Seasoned reality finally set in for Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, November 27, as the team lost for the sixth time in its last seven games. The bad news: the team is virtually eliminated from the 2016...

 

Goff OK But Rams Suffer Bitter Loss

Jared Goff's NFL quarterback debut showed promise but it took a very late hard hit as the Rams suffered a disheartening 14-10 loss to the visiting Miami Dolphins last Sunday. A rain-soaked Coliseum cr...

 

Get Ready Ram Fans: Goff Is Going To Play

Enter Jared Goff. Quarterback. Los Angeles Rams. On Tuesday morning, November 15, Rams Head Coach Jeff Fisher pulled the trigger and announced that the NFL's 2016 #1 draft choice was going to replace...

 

Culver's Football Season Ends In Playoff Loss

It wasn't the kind of beginning or ending the Ocean League Co-Champions were dreaming about. Culver City High football lost its first round 2016 playoff opener to the visiting Valley View Eagles from...

 

Rams to Start Goff vs Dolphins at Coliseum (Updated)

It was reported this Tuesday morning, November 15, that the Los Angeles Rams will start rookie quarterback Jared Goff, the NFL's top draft selection this year, against the visiting Miami Dolphins...

 

Culver Routs Beverly Hills, Will Host Playoff Opener

It was a football blitzkrieg at Beverly Hills High as Culver City High overwhelmed the Normans, 63-8, to capture a share of the 2016 Ocean League title on November 4, the final league game of the...

 

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