Eagle Rock's Jordan Purvis scoring in the paint vs. Chatsworth in the LA City playoffs | Photo by Dave Abbott of SplashArtPhotography.com

Eagle Rock wins Playoff thriller! Final Score: Eagles 79 | Chatsworth Chancellors 76

In a thrilling basketball finish Tuesday night at Sotomayor High School, the Eagle Rock, the #1 seed in Division II, played the #8 Chatsworth Chancellors in the quarterfinals. With 12.9 seconds remaining Chatsworth was up 76-75. Eagle Rock’s Mitchell Gravino drew a foul and made both free throws to give Eagle Rock the lead 77-76. […]

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Eagle Rock's Jordon Purvis & Lincoln's Agustine Rodriguez | Photo by Dave Abbott SplashArtPhotography.com

Eagle Rock wins Boys Basketball Championship over Lincoln Tigers. Final Score Eagles 51 | Tigers 50

Eagle Rock went into the Lincoln game on Friday night January 30th at 7-0 and Lincoln 7-1. This game was for the Northern League title and a likely #1 seed in the Division II playoffs. Lincoln led at halftime 30-15. After 3 quarters the Eagles cut the Lincoln lead to 37-31. Fast forward to the […]

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Eagle Rock High Basketball Champions Close Out the Winter Sports Season

By The winter post-season saw the boys and girls basketball teams from Eagle Rock High competing in playoffs at the City  and State levels. The girls water polo team from Eagle Rock also made it to the City playoffs, while both Eagle Rock and Wilson High competed in the finals of the Los Angeles City […]

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The Regular Winter Season Wraps Up

By The winter season in high school sports in L.A. has been stop and go. Competition started in mid-December, stopped for the holiday break, started again on Jan. 9, stopped during the teacher strike that began in mid-January and resumed after the strike ended on Jan. 22. Making up for lost practice time is really […]

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Franklin's Alfred Bobadilla takes a layup.

NELA High School Winter Sports Get Underway

Here’s an update on league play at high schools in Northeast Los Angeles – Eagle Rock, Franklin in Highland Park, Lincoln in Lincoln Heights, Sotomayor in Glassell Park and Wilson in El Sereno. Data is as of winter break in mid-December.  BASKETBALL The teams at Eagle Rock High and Franklin High have no home court […]

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Local High School Sports Fall Round-Up – 2018

The fall season of the 2018-2019 school year has come to a close for the high school teams in Northeast Los Angeles – Eagle Rock, Franklin, Lincoln and Wilson. Here are some highlights: BOYS:  Football The Eagles of Eagle Rock High were the undefeated champions of the Northern League and played in the Open Division, […]

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Sports Resume This Month Unless Teachers Go on Strike

Alfred Bobadilla, varsity quarterback at Franklin High School in Highland Park, has been named the 2018 All-City Offensive Player of the Year in Division II by the CIF Los Angeles City Section. Bobadilla, a junior, led all of L.A.’s City Divisions in 2018 with 3,267 passing yards and 36 touchdowns. He also had 10 rushing […]

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