Eric Sondheimer

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Eric Sondheimer is the prep sports columnist for the Los Angeles Times. He has been honored five times by the California Prep Sportswriters Assn. for best prep sports column. A graduate of Cal State Northridge, he joined the Daily News as prep editor in 1980. He left for 18 months in 1990 to be West Coast correspondent for the National Sports Daily. He returned to the Daily News in 1981 and joined The Times in 1997 covering high school sports.

Recent Articles

  • Football: Dorsey is reaching peak form

    One of the best coaching jobs of the season has been turned in by Charles Mincy, a first-year head coach at Dorsey. His 10-3 team has improved almost on a weekly basis and now finds itself playing unbeaten Narbonne on Saturday night at El Camino College for the City Section Division I title with...

  • Narbonne's Dominic Peterson has 15 1/2 sacks and even more dance moves

    Narbonne's Dominic Peterson has 15 1/2 sacks and even more dance moves

    Dominic Peterson never hesitates to break out dancing —  except after he sacks a quarterback. He knows that would cost his team a 15-yard penalty for taunting. “If they allowed me to dance, I’d dance so much the coaches would probably get annoyed by it,” Peterson said. “It’s a good thing they don’t...

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