Los Angeles Times

Eric Sondheimer

Columnist Varsity Times Insider

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

  • Baseball: Steve Madril leaves Riverside North for Riverside King

    There's big news in Inland Empire prep baseball. Steve Madril, the successful head coach at Riverside North for 10 years, is leaving to take over the program at Riverside King. He'll be joining the tough Big VIII League. He guided North to an Inland Valley League title last season. For the latest...

  • Baseball: VIBL playoffs begin on Saturday

    Hart and El Camino Real, the top teams during the regular season of the Valley Invitational Baseball League, have drawn first-round byes for the playoffs. The rest of the teams begin playoff action on Saturday. The opening schedule: Burbank at Royal; Kennedy at Cleveland; Burroughs at Birmingham;...