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SPORTS DIGEST: Five area teams to play for CIF basketball championships

The Compton High boys basketball team will play for the CIF Southern Section Division 2A championship at noon March 7 at the Honda Center in Anaheim. Compton will face Redlands East Valley after defeating La Mirada, 57-52, March 3 in the semifinals. Compton is 20-10 entering the championship game, while Redlands East Valley is 25-6. Read More…

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SPORTS DIGEST: Los Angeles City Council honors former Dorsey coach

LOS ANGELES — Former Dorsey High School football coach Paul Knox, who coached the team for 30 years, was honored by the Los Angeles City Council Feb. 20 for his years of leadership and dedication to the Dorsey Dons. During his 30-year tenure, coach Knox helped more than 100 players receive football scholarships and produced Read More…

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Inglewood moves forward with plans for stadium

INGLEWOOD — Choosing to sidestep local voters, the City Council here voted unanimously Feb. 24 to approve plans for an 80,000-seat stadium proposed by the owner of the St. Louis Rams as part of the redevelopment of the former Hollywood Park racetrack. The council could have scheduled a June 2 election on the issue or Read More…