September 10, 2003
Erik Boal Ryan Shaw (St. Francis, 2001), junior forward, UC Davis men's soccer -- The most prolific scorer in St. Francis' illustrious history is continuing to score one clutch goal after another for the Aggies, who recorded a pair of ties at the recent Nike Invitational in Miami. Shaw headed in a goal in the 65th minute of Friday's contest against Nova Southeastern University (Fla.) to help UC Davis -- ranked No. 5 in the National Soccer Coaches Assn.
September 9, 2002
In an effort to keep track of local high school athletes who now compete in college, the News-Press will devote space twice a week, usually Mondays and Thursdays, to an update: Ryan Shaw (St. Francis, 2001) sophomore forward, UC Davis men's soccer -- In just four matches this season, Shaw has almost duplicated his offensive output from his entire freshman campaign -- five goals and 13 points in 20 matches -- and that hasn't been good news for UC Davis' opponents.
November 4, 2002
Erik Boal In an effort to keep track of local high school athletes who now compete in college, the News-Press will devote space twice a week, usually Mondays and Thursdays, to an update: Kelly Gaudino (La Canada, 2000) junior outside hitter, University of California at Davis women's volleyball -- The 1999 News-Press All-Area Player of the Year has over 800 kills and 850 digs in her two-plus seasons with the Division II Aggies, but despite such lofty statistics, Gaudino had never earned Molten/California Collegiate Athletic Assn.
October 24, 2002
Erik Boal In an effort to keep track of local high school athletes who now compete in college, the News-Press will devote space twice a week, usually Mondays and Thursdays, to an update: Ryan Shaw (St. Francis, 2001) sophomore forward, University of California at Davis men's soccer -- Although it was the Aggies' defense that shined in Sunday's 2-0 win against Cal State Dominguez Hills -- shutting the Toros out for the first time in 24 matches dating back to last season -- Shaw still did his part, scoring an insurance goal in the 18th minute to hand Cal State Dominguez Hills its first loss in California Collegiate Athletic Assn.
April 7, 2011
Diana Truong and Chris Powers have announced their engagement and will be married in May. The bride-to-be is the daughter of To Truong and Duong Dinh. She graduated from Norwalk High School, USC and the American Institute of CPA’s. She is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and is employed by Windes & McClaughry Accountancy Corp. The groom-elect is the son of Dennis and Kathleen Powers of Glendale. He graduated from Glendale High School and UC Davis.
July 2, 2003
Erik Boal It seemed only natural that one of Kirt Kohlmeier's former players would take over the boys' basketball coaching duties at Hoover High after the legendary coach retired June 4. But the Tornadoes didn't secure the services of just any former player to replace Kohlmeier, who stepped down after posting a 304-294 record during his 24 seasons. They hired an individual who not only competed for the Tornadoes, but excelled under Coach Brian Beauchemin at Glendale Community College and Bob Williams -- now the head men's coach at the University of California at Santa Barbara -- at UC Davis.
October 6, 2001
Erik Boal GLENDALE -- o7 In an attempt to keep track of local high school players who now compete in college, the News-Press will devote space to a weekly update:f7 Eric Henderson (La Canada, 1999) junior sweeper, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps College men's soccer -- The Stags' men's soccer team -- featuring players from Claremont-McKenna, Harvey Mudd and Scripps colleges -- is ranked No. 3 in the National Soccer Coaches Assn. of America/adidas Division III national top 25 poll, thanks to the efforts of the former Spartan and his high school coach.
July 30, 2001
Alecia Foster DOWNTOWN -- Five high school seniors were recently recognized by the Glendale City Council for their accomplishments. The students, representing the school district's five high schools, were all recipients of the Glendale Hispanic Business and Professional Assn. scholarships. Academic achievement, service to school and community and the potential for leadership are considered. Members of the association also take into account students who have overcome obstacles or who are the first in their families to attend college.
September 22, 2003
Edgar Melik-Stepanyan and Erik Boal Kelly Gaudino (La Canada, 2000), senior outside hitter, UC Davis women's volleyball -- Gaudino had no problem putting her name in the record books at La Canada, posting the mark for most kills in a match (34) and highest kill output in a season (310), before Vanessa Young broke her mark in the 2000 campaign with 336. But in Friday night's four-game win against Sonoma State, the 1999 News-Press All-Area Player of the Year might have achieved her greatest career milestone.
October 20, 2001
Erik Boal GLENDALE -- o7 In an effort to keep track of local high school players who now compete in college, the News-Press will devote space to a weekly update:f7 Kelly Gaudino (La Canada, 2000) sophomore outside hitter, UC Davis women's volleyball -- Although every California Collegiate Athletic Assn. match is important for Gaudino and the Aggies (11-8, 7-6 in conference) entering their regular-season stretch run, Saturday's contest, scheduled for 7 p.m. at Cal Poly Pomona, holds a little extra significance.