Valencia High graduate and UCLA-bound golfer Alison Lee helped the United States defeat Europe at the 2013 PING Junior Solheim Cup, which concluded Wednesday.
Former Valencia Viking Max Homa saw his run at the 2013 U.S. Amateur Championship come to a close on Tuesday
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Rookie Hyun-Jin Ryu outdueled Matt Harvey, and Nick Punto and A.J. Ellis drove in two runs apiece, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets 4-2 on Tuesday night for their first seven-game winning streak in more than three years.
NEW YORK (AP) - Alfonso Soriano homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs, Alex Rodriguez had a two-run double, and the New York Yankees' bats bailed out a wild CC Sabathia for a 14-7 rout of the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.
Max Homa's final appearance at the U.S. Amateur Championship got off to an ugly start on Monday.
PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) - Jason Dufner finally cracked a smile, and gave a slight pump of the fist, saving all that emotion for a big occasion.
CLEVELAND (AP) - C.J. Wilson won his fourth consecutive decision and Los Angeles sent Cleveland to its sixth straight loss.
The timing probably couldn't have been any worse.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Zack Greinke scattered six hits through 6 1-3 innings, Adrian Gonzalez homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat Tampa Bay 5-0 Saturday despite the Rays' hidden ball trick.
PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) - The final moments Saturday at Oak Hill brought out more emotion as big putts kept falling in the PGA Championship, with one big difference.
Abbey Weitzeil's week didn't get off to as great start as she would have wanted at the 2013 Speedo Junior National Championships in Irvine, held from Aug. 5 to 9 - but it certainly ended that way.
CLEVELAND (AP) - When Jered Weaver takes the mound at Progressive Field, he's king of the hill.
The memory of the 2012 U.S. Girls Junior Championship still sticks in Valencia High graduate Alison Lee's mind.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu has been pitching more like a savvy veteran then a rookie this season.
Former Valencia High student Alison Lee won both of her match play contests on Thursday to advance to the quarterfinal round of the 2013 U.S. Women's Amateur Championship.
This season has been a learning experience for two local golfers.
While Max Homa and Jason Gore are having success on the Web.com Tour, Saugus High graduate Nick Delio has his sights set on it.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Zack Greinke is getting tripped up by first innings.
HOYLAKE, England (AP) - Rory McIlroy looks as if he has just thrown a knockout punch at the British Open, and it was only Saturday.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Kobe Bryant says he's "scared" about his future after basketball, although he's embracing the challenge of finding something that he can be as passionate about as sports.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday homered and doubled with three RBIs, and Lance Lynn won his third straight start for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
Carlos Boozer is headed to the Lakers' crowded frontcourt after Los Angeles made the winning bid for the veteran forward waived by the Chicago Bulls via the amnesty clause.
SAINT-ETIENNE, France (AP) - Because of doping's ravages on cycling, it's natural for suspicion to fall on Vincenzo Nibali, who led the Tour de France on Thursday for a 10th time in 12 stages.
Sure, it was great for a couple days. The cheers for Derek Jeter. The power of Giancarlo Stanton. The excellence of Mike Trout in the American League's 5-3 victory.
HOYLAKE, England (AP) - Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open.
OYONNAX, France (AP) - Sitting on a roadside guard rail, wincing and rubbing his lower back, Andrew Talansky looked ready to quit the Tour de France in the middle of Stage 11. The Tour's Web site and French TV commentators said his race was over. So did some English-language Twitterati.
At Royal Liverpool Golf Club
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the show honoring the year's best performances Wednesday night.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and delivered two final All-Star hits.
HOYLAKE, England (AP) - Tiger Woods will have Angel Cabrera and Henrik Stenson when he opens his major championship season Thursday in the British Open.