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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…

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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…