Born in Moscow, as the granddaughter of a former USSR swimming champion, Liza Kuznetsova showed her prowess Friday at the Southern California Swimming Junior Olympic Championships at the Santa Clarita Aquatics Center, claiming two gold medals (for a total of four, so far).
Breaking a record that was set before he was born for the second time in two weeks, Zachary Stevens established a new benchmark in the 50-meter breaststroke on Thursday.
Canyons Aquatic Club had several swimmers who set the tone in Wednesday's Summer Southern California Swimming Junior Olympics at Santa Clarita Aquatic Center.
The Junior Olympics features Southern California swimmers competing at the Santa Clarita Aquatics Center through Aug. 2.
Cassie Naranjo has been involved in high-jumping a good part of her life.
Some of the most professional, fastest swimmers not only compete in the city, but also in the state.
On April 2, 2007, David Moreno's life changed forever.
Sure, every youngster hates getting dragged out of his bed for a morning practice at the crack of dawn. It makes it even worse when they have another workout practice in the evening.
At the age of 11, Alexandria Florent has already begun the second stage of her young track career. A heel injury has forced the pre-teen to switch from sprints to high jump.
Canyon High School soccer player Robert Freise and the Under-17/18 LAFC soccer team were four minutes away from winning the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Finals late Friday night on Glenn Myernick Field at the U.S. Soccer National Training Center.
One of the up-and-coming young surfers in Southern California does not reside in San Diego, Malibu, or even within a 30-minute drive from any beach.
Summer has begun, swimmers have taken their marks, and the referee has blown his ear-piercing whistle.
Whirling kicks, pick ax-like weapons and a black belt are part of the exciting universe of Taekwondo.
Albert Gandy never even thought about golf until he retired.