Canyon girls basketball dominates fourth quarter to win CIF-SS Division 4AA title – Orange County Register

Canyon players and coaches celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating Rancho Cucamonga 52-43 in the CIF Southern Section Division 4AA girls basketball championship at Toyota Arena in Ontario on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024. (Photo by Will Lester, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) ONTARIO – The Canyon girls basketball team prepared diligently for its CIF Southern … Read more

UCLA caps roller coaster season on a high note, with L.A. Bowl win – Orange County Register

Quarterback Ethan Garbers #4 of the UCLA Bruins celebrates after defeating the Boise State Broncos 35-22 to win the LA Bowl Football game at the SoFi Stadium in Inglewood on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2023. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/ SCNG) Linebacker Darius Muasau #53 of the UCLA Bruins celebrates holding the championship belt after … Read more

Golden State takes on Oklahoma City, aims for 4th straight road win

BOTTOM LINE: Golden State will try to keep its three-game road win streak intact when the Warriors face Oklahoma City.Oklahoma City Council sets vote on $900M arena to keep NBA’s Thunder through 2050Oklahoma City finished 40-42 overall, 25-27 in Western Conference play and 24-17 at home during the 2022-23 season. The Thunder averaged 20.7 points … Read more

Texas Rangers win first World Series title in franchise history

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – NOVEMBER 01: Coach Brett Hayes and Corey Seager #5 of the Texas Rangers celebrate after the Texas Rangers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-0 in Game Five to win the World Series at Chase Field on November 01, 2023 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)The Texas Rangers won the first World … Read more

Texas Rangers beat Diamondbacks to win World Series for first time in team’s 63-year history

The Texas Rangers have claimed their first World Series title in team history. They bested the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 5 on Wednesday night, 5-0. It’s a first in the 63-season history of a franchise that started as the expansion Washington Senators in 1961. The team did not lose a postseason game on the road … Read more

Corey Seager joins Reggie Jackson as only MLB position player to win World Series MVP twice

The Texas Rangers shortstop became the second position player ever to win World Series MVP on Wednesday, finishing off the Arizona Diamondbacks with a 2-for-4 performance that included the single to break up ace Zac Gallen’s no-hitter. Seager joins”Mr. October” Reggie Jackson in the club of two. The only other players to win World Series … Read more

Rangers crush Diamondbacks 5-0 in Game Five to win franchise’s first World Series title

Diamondbacks ace Zac Gallen took a no-hitter into the seventh inning but gave up three consecutive hits ending with an RBI single up the middle to Mitch Garver to break up the scoreless affair. The Rangers added four more runs in the top of the ninth to end any hope of a late Diamondbacks comeback, … Read more

Rangers win first World Series title on backs of Nathan Eovaldi, clutch hitting

D-backs pitcher Zac Gallen held Texas hitless into the seventh, but Corey Seager came through with a single before Mitch Garver broke a scoreless tie with an RBI single.Marcus Semien blasted a two-run homer in the ninth to cap off the win.Getty ImagesReliever Josh Sborz finished the job off with 2 1/3 scoreless, striking out … Read more

Rangers win first World Series title, top Diamondbacks in Game 5

Bob D’Angelo, Cox Media Group National Content DeskThe Rangers won the best-of-seven series 4-1 and notched their 11th consecutive road victory in the 2023 postseason, an MLB record. The Rangers, who began as the expansion Washington Senators in 1961 when the original Senators shifted to Minneapolis to become the Twins, moved to Texas after the … Read more