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SPORTS DIGEST: Compton High retires DeRozan’s jersey

COMPTON — Compton High School honored one of its own Feb. 12, when it retired the number 23 varsity jersey of the Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan. DeRozan, who attended the final regular season game for his alma mater’s basketball team, was also presented with framed home and away varsity jerseys during halftime. He played at Read More…

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Garfield defeats Roosevelt, wins Eastern League title

In what was likely its final home game of the season, Garfield High School held off persistent Roosevelt to score a 58-49 victory and capture the Eastern League boys’ basketball championship. The Bulldogs were seeded 10th in the City Section Division I playoffs and defeated seventh seed Chatsworth, 71-65, Wednesday at Chatsworth. Garfield (19-7 overall) Read More…