| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:44 AM
After six weeks of high school football, the Internet recruiting experts are scrambling for quick makeovers. Some of their four-star recruits are playing like one stars. Others who seemingly didn't exist are suddenly on the rise.
Here's a look at some...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:00 PM
On football fields across the country, the sweating, grunting and hitting of pre-season practice is in full swing, and the nation's athletic trainers are warning that there's still too much head-to-head contact in the game -- and with it, potentially...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:22 AM
An autopsy is scheduled for Friday for a 14-year-old boy who died after collapsing during high school football practice in Anaheim.
Mitchell Cook collapsed about 4 p.m. just after the Canyon High School football team finished warming up and was...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:20 PM
A 14-year-old student from Canyon High School in Anaheim has died after collapsing during football practice, authorities said Thursday.
Anaheim police Sgt. Bob Dunn said that the boy collapsed about 4 p.m. Wednesday and that some of those around him...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:12 PM
International stars in sports such as baseball, hockey and basketball have long been afforded special immigration status to play on U.S. teams. Think David Beckham, the former Los Angeles Galaxy soccer player from Britain, or Dodgers rookie phenom Hyun-...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Ryan Braun's former high school baseball coach at Granada Hills, Steve Thompson, said Monday he was "disappointed he did do it," referring to Braun's acknowledgment he had violated Major League Baseball's basic agreement and its joint drug prevention...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Life is all about collisions. Having them, avoiding them, learning from them.
A recent day brought one between Jim Brown and Buddy Miley. The former is famous and the latter is not. That added to the fascination.
Brown is one the better football...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 5:20 PM
In the 15 years of the Huntington Beach Edison High summer passing tournament, there never has been a 16-team field as talented as Saturday's group, which drew hundreds of spectators and filled up the school parking lot in rapid fashion.
It was a who'...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:55 PM
To understand what Adoree' Jackson of Gardena Serra wants to accomplish, take seriously what he wrote in a tweet last spring: "I want to be unforgettable. I want to be unstoppable. I want to be unbelievable. I want to be uncontrollable. I just want to...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 5:28 PM
At nearly 6 feet 5, 225 pounds, with long arms and big hands, Jabril Frazier easily stands out in a crowd of high school football players engaged in workouts at Los Angeles Verbum Dei.
The fact that he usually shows up first and leaves last adds to...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:01 PM
With no glaring weaknesses and talent throughout its roster, Bellflower St. John Bosco has been ranked No. 1 in The Times' preseason top-25 high school football rankings in Southern California.
It marks a milestone for Coach Jason Negro, who took over a...