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Santa Anita Park Hosts 2019 Breeders’ Cup World Championships
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Santa Anita Park Hosts 2019 Breeders’ Cup World Championships

Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred horse racing’s most prestigious international events, announced Santa Anita Park as the host site for the upcoming 2019 Breeders’ Cup World Championships. In 2019, Santa Anita will host the Breeders’ Cup on Friday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, Nov. 2, for a record-breaking 10th time. Breeders’ Cup also announced that the event will return to Keeneland Race Course in Lexington,…

The Rise of China’s Basketball Assisted by SGV Coaches
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The Rise of China’s Basketball Assisted by SGV Coaches

Yao Ming’s New NYBO China Youth Basketball Development Program Yao Ming and his closest basketball associate, Mr. Lu Hao, are on the move to continue improving China’s status in the world of competitive basketball. Ming has already brought China’s interest and recognition in basketball to an unbelievable level through his dominance in China’s Olympic participations…

Promising Season Closes In On Arcadia Volleyball
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Promising Season Closes In On Arcadia Volleyball

By Aaron Valdez While it might be only Jennifer Estrada’s sophomore season as head coach of Arcadia girls’ volleyball, she has already established a culture that is sure to take the Apaches to new heights in 2018. Estrada and Arcadia made a good impression last season by putting together a 22-7 overall record and finishing…

SGV Shootout 7on7 Passing League Tournament: Arcadia
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SGV Shootout 7on7 Passing League Tournament: Arcadia

By Aaron Valdez With summer just clearing its halfway point, 24 high school football teams honed their skills and chemistry at the San Gabriel Valley Shootout 7on7 Passing League Tournament hosted by Arroyo High School on Saturday. Players, coaches, and fans alike gathered to catch a glimpse of what their teams and rivals have to…

50th Annual Elementary School Charity Basketball Game to Play on Feb. 23
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50th Annual Elementary School Charity Basketball Game to Play on Feb. 23

  Proceeds to benefit Permannently Disabled Jockeys’ Fund The 50th Annual Santa Anita Jockeys vs. Holy Angels Elementary School Charity Basketball Game will be played Thursday, Feb. 23 at La Salle High School in Pasadena, with proceeds to benefit the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF), Holy Angels athletic program and the Eye on Jacob Foundation. Given the historic…

Monrovia and Arcadia Draw Boys Soccer Opener
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Monrovia and Arcadia Draw Boys Soccer Opener

By Christian Romo The favored Wildcats dominated midfield possession and outshot the Apaches 22-7, but missed opportunities and a late offside call kept the two rivals even. In the opening match of the season, the Monrovia Wildcats (0-0-1) and the Arcadia Apaches (0-0-1) drew 1-1 Tuesday afternoon in Arcadia. A goal off the head of…

Arcadia Falls to CV 28-49, Finishes Third in Pacific League
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Arcadia Falls to CV 28-49, Finishes Third in Pacific League

  By Christian Romo Despite a career night from Arcadia Senior Raeshawn Roland (6), the Apaches couldn’t stop the rival Falcons in a title-deciding season finale. Winning the Pacific League title for the second time in three years, the visiting Crescenta Valley Falcons (9-1, 6-0 in league) beat the Arcadia Apaches (8-2, 4-2) 49-28 Friday…

Breeders’ Cup Announces ‘Kid Reporter’ Interview Series During 2016 Breeders’ Cup World Championships
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Breeders’ Cup Announces ‘Kid Reporter’ Interview Series During 2016 Breeders’ Cup World Championships

    Maddie Stevens to conduct “all access” interviews with leading breeders’ cup participants, executives, and partners Today Breeders’ Cup announced that Maddie Stevens, the 7-year old daughter of 10 time Breeders’ Cup Champion Jockey and acclaimed Actor Gary Stevens, will host a series of all access interviews with several of horseracing’s most influential figures. A horseracing aficionado, Maddie has…

Arcadia Girls Bring Home the Gold
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Arcadia Girls Bring Home the Gold

The Arcadia Girl’s Softball Association’s team for girls aged 12 and under brought home the gold this year from the Junior Olympic State Championship in San Diego. Throughout the competition, the team allowed only five total runs scored against them, going undefeated all the way through the championship round. The Junior Olympics, held each year,…