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Seeking the Sherif wins Katella Stakes, sets new track record at LARC

Claimed for $12,500 last Dec. 28, Seeking the Sherif is now a stakes winner – and track record holder – after capturing the $75,000 Katella Saturday at Los Alamitos. The 1 ½ length victory over 5-2 second choice and pa...
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Fullerton bicycle enthusiast Vince Buck tries out a portion of the new two-mile Coyote Creek link of the OC Loop. Courtesy photo.

New segment of bike path connects Seal Beach, Los Alamitos, and Cypress to La Mirada

Orange County Transportation Authority officials today cut a ceremonial ribbon to mark the completion of an important two-mile segment of the OC Loop, a path for bicyclists and pedestrians to travel throughout the county. OCTA ...
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2015 football schedules announced for USC and UCLA

What can our two football schools do to keep interest up during a bye week for both teams? Put out a news release about next year’s schedules. From USC: From UCLA: Schedules 2015 USC Football Schedule Date Opponent Result Tim...
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UCLA QB Jerry Neuheisel is carried by teammates after UCLA's win over Texas on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. Photo by Greg Turk.

UCLA QB Neuheisel named athlete of the week after Texas win

After losing their starting quarterback early in the game, the UCLA Bruins beat the Longhorns last Saturday. Starter Hundley was named Athlete of the Week prior to the trip to Austin. Back-up quarterback Jerry Neuheisel was nam...
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Filly claims victory from last place at Los Alamitos Race Course

Making her first start since being claimed for $16,000 Aug. 9 at Del Mar, Rosewhitenblue earned her purchase price – plus $200 – with a last-to-first victory in the $27,250 feature Friday at Los Alamitos. Tagged by trai...
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La Palma Fighting Irish open new season early with loss to Fullerton Indians

We apologize for our tardy high school football reporting. Details of the games are based on information from MaxPreps. Because Kennedy High School did not enter any information — and we did not attend the game — all that w...
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Cypress Centurions start new season with win over Fullerton Indians

We apologize for our tardy high school football reporting. Details of the games are based on information from MaxPreps. Because Cypress High School did not enter any information — and we did not attend the game — all that w...
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Griffins open new football season with win over Paramount

We apologize for our tardy high school football reporting. Details of the games are based on information from MaxPreps. In the season opener against Paramount, Junior Quarterback Jack Telenko completed 12 of 21 passes for a tot...
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Katella and Las Madrinas stakes races featured in final weekend of Fall Thoroughbred meet

Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert has seven of the 17 nominees to the $75,000-guaranteed Katella Stakes. Open to 3-year-olds & up, the Katella is one of two stakes that will be run closing weekend of the inaugural Fall meet ...
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USC fails to hold back BC in 37-31 loss

Red bandanas in memory of a Boston College grad who died helping others get out of the World Trade Center on 9/11/2001 were a omen that yesterday’s game meant more to the Eagles — both players and fans — than an out-of-co...
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UCLA QB Hundley hurt, backup QB Neuheisel leads Bruins to 20-17 win over Texas

The Bruins beat the Longhorns in the last three minutes of Saturday’s game — at the cost of the loss of their starting quarterback, Brett Hundley, who suffered an elbow injury while landing awkwardly during a tackle in the ...
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Jockey wins three, skips to lead in standings for LARC Fall Thoroughbred meet

A Friday triple pushed Fernando Perez into sole possession of the lead in the jockey standings almost halfway through the inaugural Fall meet at Los Alamitos. Perez, who had seven victories during the Summer Thoroughbred Festiv...
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California Chrome, winner of the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness. Photo courtesy of Los Alamitos Race Course.

California Chrome sparkles in Philly

Winning the Kentucky Derby is a Big Deal, especially for a horse bred outside Kentucky. California Chrome, stabled right here at Los Alamitos Race Course, won this year’s Kentucky Derby. Winning the Preakness after the Kentuc...
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UCLA QB named athlete of the week as Bruins head to Austin

Redshirt junior quarterback Brett Hundley was named the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Sept. 1-7. Hundley set a school record with the third 400-yard total offense effort of his career and equaled another pair...
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