Sports Briefs

May 04, 2010

Rebels remain ranked in CIF poll

The Flintridge Prep boys’ volleyball is again ranked in CIF Southern Section Division V, according to the latest CIF poll unveiled Monday afternoon.

The Rebels are ranked seventh in the division behind Salesian, St. Margaret’s, Vistamar, Arrowhead Christian, Pasadena Poly and Sage Hill.

No local boys’ tennis teams or baseball and softball teams were ranked.

Figueras to hold football academy

Former Glendale High and University of Oregon football player Jaiya Figueras will conduct the West Coast Football Academy from 12:30-2 p.m. Saturdays at the Glendale Sports Complex, 2200 Fern Lane, Glendale.


The cost is $25 per session and the event will focus on basic fundamentals, evaluations and more.

For more information, visit

Basketball clinic being conducted

Full Force Basketball Academy will hold five-week youth basketball clinics Mondays and Thursdays at the Glendale YWCA, 735 E. Lexington Drive, Glendale.

The elite basketball training and conditioning clinic will run from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays. The shooting clinic will be conducted 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursdays.

The clinics are geared for boys and girls of all ages.

For more information, call (818) 731-8014.

Karapetyan Soccer Academy

Harut Karapetyan, a former striker on the Los Angeles Galaxy and Armenian National Team, will conduct his soccer academy Tuesdays and Fridays. The event will run from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays at the Glendale Sports Complex, 2200 Fern Lane, Glendale.

The development program is geared for ages 5-12.

For more information, call (818) 392-8666.

Falcon Baseball Camp set

The first Falcon Summer Baseball Camp will be held 9 a.m. to noon June 28 through July 1 at Stengel Field in Glendale.

The event will be spearheaded by the Crescenta Valley High baseball coaching staff and will focus on fundamentals ranging from defense to pitching to hitting.

The camp is geared for those age 7-13. Cost is $130.

For more information, contact Crescenta Valley High baseball Coach Phil Torres at

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