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EXPLORING THEIR OPTIONS: Students find their way at 19th annual Black College Expo

LOS ANGELES — Chaniya Cameron didn’t know that the 19th annual Black College Expo Los Angeles event was taking place Feb. 10. A senior attending Eastlake High School in Chula Vista, near San Diego, Cameron got word of the expo from a friend. So Cameron and her mother drove two hours to the Los Angeles Read More…

Prep Sports

PREP BASKETBALL: Tournament action keeps area teams in holiday spotlight

The boys’ prep basketball season has reached the midway point, and judging by recent performances, several teams have made profound statements on where they plan to be in February when the playoffs begin. In no particular order, St. Bernard (9-4), St. John Bosco (12-2), Westchester (13-3), Fairfax (10-4), Leuzinger (7-5), Lawndale (11-6), Schurr (10-4), St. Read More…

Prep Sports

PREP BASKETBALL: Girls’ basketball programs have sights set on playoffs

When it comes to girls’ prep basketball, many Southern California teams are on the national radar, sending players to various four-year universities The girls’ basketball season began last month and many teams are serving notice that they are contending for various slots in the L.A. City and Southern Section playoffs, with several teams making plans Read More…