There will be no trouble identifying the Iken brothers during Harvard-Westlake's basketball season.
Ali, a junior guard, and brother Neil, a sophomore guard, both can shoot the ball from long range, but their distinctly different hair styles makes everyone wonder if they really are brothers.
Ali cuts his hair short. Neil has long bushy black hair.Read more
Thursday, October 8th
Sage Hill vs. Crean Lutheran at Irvine, 7 p.m.
DEL RIO LEAGUE
Whittier vs. La Serna at Pioneer, 7 p.m.
DESERT SKY LEAGUE
Adelanto vs. Granite Hills at Apple Valley, 7 p.m.
Cypress vs. Garden Grove Pacifica at Bolsa Grande, 7 p.m.
GARDEN GROVE LEAGUE
Westminster La Quinta vs. Rancho Alamitos at Garden Grove, 6:30 p.m.Read more
Friday's West Valley League opener between Chatsworth (5-0) and host Taft (4-1) matches the league's top two quarterbacks.
Taft's 6-foot-4 senior, Chris Duncan, has passed for 1,076 yards and 13 touchdowns with two interceptions.
Chatsworth's junior quarterback, Tyger Goslin, has passed for 1,368 yards and 18 touchdowns with three interceptions.Read more
Southern Section Commissioner Rob Wigod made a clear, precise presentation to league representatives on Tuesday in Long Beach at the Southern Section Council meeting on a proposal to switch to competitive equity playoff groupings beginning in the fall.
A final vote is scheduled for Jan. 27, and barring any last-minute complications, it appears to have strong support.Read more
The West Valley League is going to have another strong group of pitchers in the spring, with Birmingham's Isaac Meza the latest to commit. He chose Cal State Bakersfield.
Meza lost to El Camino Real in the City Section playoffs last season.
Meza came on strong as a junior.
In another commitment, sophomore Jake Mosberg of Vista Murrieta announced he had chosen UCLA.Read more