Los Angeles Times

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

  • The Times' high school football rankings

    The Times' high school football rankings

    A look at the top 25 high school football teams in the Southland: Rk. School (W-L) Result | Next game (last week’s ranking)  1) MATER DEI (4-0) def. Upland, 62-7 | at Edison (at Orange Coast College), Friday (1)  2) ST. JOHN BOSCO (3-1) def. Crespi, 56-7 | vs. Stockton St. Mary's (at Whittier College),...

  • Football: South Gate makes progress after opening defeat

    Football: South Gate makes progress after opening defeat

    South Gate was supposed to be a prime challenger to Garfield in the Eastern League. Then the Rams were upset in their season opener to Westchester, 38-22, which might have caused a little panic among their fans. You can relax. The Rams are back, just like the Rams in the NFL. Their 22-6 victory...

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