Posted Jul. 19, 2014, 9:15 am
What did Manchester United players do soon after touching down in Los Angeles on Friday? If you said visit Santa Monica beach you would be correct.
Posted Jul. 18, 2014, 9:22 am
Santa Monica Mirror columnist Tom Elias has returned home with a bunch of medals from the bi-annual Transplant Games of America in Houston, TX, held July 12-15.
Posted Jul. 18, 2014, 9:19 am
Two Santa Monica All-Star girls softball teams are heading to the ASA National Championship after competing in the State Tournament last weekend.
Posted Jul. 15, 2014, 8:53 am
There is a bill just approved by legislators in Sacramento aiming to limit the amount of live contact at high school football practices. Earlier last week, a Hall of Fame NFL quarterback was at UCLA advocating high school football teams follow the NCAA’s lead and limit live contact football practices to just two times per week.
Posted Jul. 14, 2014, 9:23 am
One day after the end of World Cup 2014, a four-team international soccer tournament featuring players who could represent the United States in future World Cups will begin in Carson today.
Posted Jul. 13, 2014, 9:13 am
By Leanna Einbinder The 16U Santa Monica Patriots, a local softball team made up of girls aged 15-17, placed first in their...
Posted Jul. 11, 2014, 8:50 am
Spend six years playing in the NFL, appear in one Super Bowl game, and you would have earned enough money to retire before age 27 and buy your dream retirement home in Santa Monica.
Posted Jul. 9, 2014, 9:14 am
As one of 26 organ recipients and donors representing Team SoCal, Santa Monica Mirror columnist Tom Elias will compete in swimming and track at the bi-annual Transplant Games of America in Houston, TX, from July 11-14.
Posted Jul. 3, 2014, 9:33 am
Despite what an ESPN commentator called one of the greatest goalkeeper performances in World Cup history, goalkeeper Tim Howard probably wishes he made two more stops to prevent Belgium from sending the United States Men’s National Team back home.
Posted Jul. 2, 2014, 9:03 am
Banc of California, Inc. has announced a focus on financial literacy in cooperation with the University of Southern California (USC) Athletics department as the company was named the “Official Bank of USC Athletics.”
Posted Jun. 29, 2014, 9:15 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will conduct their 15th annual Jewish Community Day today, including selling kosher dogs, jalapeno kosher dogs and Italian beef sausages in the field reserve section.
Posted Jun. 26, 2014, 8:33 am
Today's U.S.-Germany World Cup match will be telecast on ESPN from Recife, Brazil with opening kickoff set for 9 am PST.
Posted Jun. 25, 2014, 9:13 am
Four Santa Monica All-Star girls softball teams are heading to the ASA State Championship after competing in last weekend’s LA/South Bay District tournament, held in Norwalk.
Posted Jun. 22, 2014, 9:22 am
Today's U.S.-Portugal World Cup match will kickoff at 3 pm and will be preceded by 30 minutes of pregame coverage on ESPN.
Posted Jun. 22, 2014, 9:14 am
The 2014 Santa Monica Little League Major Dodgers were honored on Thursday at City Hall after winning the city championship.
Posted Jun. 16, 2014, 9:16 am
What with the imminent chaos and excitement due to occur all over the globe in lieu of the World Cup, it is important to keep in mind those who keep the exciting games afloat, particularly those who are responsible for maintaining and rejuvenating the health and physical conditions of the athletes.
Posted Jun. 15, 2014, 9:19 am
A championship parade and rally celebrating the Los Angeles Kings' second Stanley Cup championship in three seasons will be held Monday.
Posted Jun. 15, 2014, 9:10 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will join the rest of Major League Baseball in marking Father's Day by raising funds for prostate cancer research and awareness while the foundation founded by a former judge on "Divorce Court" will honor unsung fathers today.
Posted Jun. 14, 2014, 9:00 am
The Santa Monica High School’s softball team took home the CIF Division 4 Championship title on May 31. With a team of 17 girls, the accomplishment was no easy feat.
Posted Jun. 12, 2014, 8:43 am
Watch parties for ESPN's telecast of today's opening game of soccer's World Cup between Brazil and Croatia at 1 pm will be held across Los Angeles.
Posted Jun. 11, 2014, 9:29 am
The Santa Monica YMCA is once again offering a unique summer youth basketball experience with its summer kids pickup league.
Posted May. 30, 2014, 12:45 am
Steve Ballmer, the former CEO of Microsoft, has reportedly won a bidding war to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers from embattled owner Donald Sterling.
Posted May. 27, 2014, 8:18 pm
The Crossroads boys’ volleyball team went on a tear through the CIF Southern Section Division 3 playoffs, ripping off one big win after another. After finishing second in the Alpha League to Windward, the Roadrunners took their No.4 Division 3 rankings and roared through the postseason.
Posted May. 24, 2014, 5:29 am
Alex Gironda finally has his no-hitter. Behind the senior pitcher's 86-pitch, eight-strikeout, no-hit performance, the Santa Monica High School Vikings defeated the West Covina High School Bulldogs in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division III playoffs 5-0, Friday afternoon.
Posted May. 23, 2014, 8:00 am
The Dolphins won the first two of their three matches in three days against the best teams in the country, but ultimately falling short in the championship match on May 17 against No. 1 seed Cathedral Royal Irish.