Michael Kairouz and Ben Wolhaupter are very different wrestlers. Kairouz overpowers foes with brute strength. Wolhaupter uses an assortment of moves to stymie opponents. Yet the Agoura High wrestlers are alike in one very important way. “They have the drive to succeed,” head coach Dennis Ritterbush said. The senior grapplers want to propel the Chargers to a Marmonte League championship […]
Oaks Christian Middle School student Zack Bornstein has been selected to play in the FBU Youth All-American Bowl Game for the nation’s top eighth-grade football players. The game is held in conjunction with the U.S. Army AllAmerican Bowl for the nation’s top high school seniors and will be played Sunday at the Alamodome in San Antonio. A nationwide scouting review […]
Katie Brooks doesn’t care about stats or personal accolades. She wants to win a section championship. The senior forward for the Oaks Christian girls’ basketball squad has helped propel the Lions to an 11-2 start after Tuesday’s victory over Villanova Prep in the teams’ Tri-Valley League opener. Brooks is putting up big numbers this season by averaging a double-double. But […]
Scott Drootin, who led the varsity baseball teams at Calabasas, Chaminade and Newbury Park high schools to league titles, will be inducted into the Southern California Jewish Sports Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Skirball Cultural Center on Sat., Jan. 30. Drootin, now the head coach at Golden Valley High, is one of 13 new inductees. Milwaukee Brewers […]
Oaks Christian running back/ linebacker Malcolm Jones has been selected to the MaxPreps All-American Football first team. Jones, the school’s all-time leading rusher and a UCLA commit, ran for 2,477 yards and scored 45 total touchdowns this season for the Lions. He was one of only four California-based student-athletes to make the first team.
The Calabasas High school Dance Team will host the third annual Coyote Cutie Dance Clinic for grades K-5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sun., Jan. 10 at the school dance room, 22855 W. Mulholland Hwy. Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m. Dancers will learn a routine taught by the nationally ranked high school dance team and perform with the team […]
The parents of Adam Levine, lead singer of the rock/R&B group Maroon 5, presented a donation of $25,000 to Jessica Kiernan, principal of Willow Elementary School, and Laly Ballard, Willow’s Parent-Faculty Association president, at the school’s recent annual fundrais-ing event to support educational programs. Levine’s younger brother and sister attend Willow. “This generous gift from Maroon 5, Career Artist Management […]