Author: Rick Assad

About Rick Assad

Rick Assad is a longtime sports writer and editor and has been in the Burbank area for over 20 years

Burroughs Girls Volleyball Can’t Keep Stride With Arcadia

Indians even it at two games apiece, but then lose the next two

Burbank Girls Volleyball Extended Five Sets, Beats Crescenta Valley

Bulldogs play stellar in the fifth set and are led by Melissa Daniel

Burroughs Girls Volleyball Starts Slow, Ends Fast Against CV

Indians take out host Falcons in four games behind Marin Grote's 21 kills, Juliana Van Loo's 10 and Ricki Patenaude's seven

Burbank Makes the Effort, But Loses To Downey, 35-7

Bulldogs can't stop the powerful Vikings in a nonleague game

Burbank, Burroughs Girls Volleyball Shoot For Moon

Bulldogs and Indians are aiming for Pacific League championship and a deep run in CIF playoffs

Burroughs, Burbank Boys Water Polo Ready For Action

Indians and Bulldogs are seeking successful campaigns and a trip to the CIF playoffs

Gabby Douglas, Gold-Medal Winning Gymnast At Staples

About 700 people, mostly young girls and their parents, stood in line to meet and greet the 21-year-old gymnast

Former Burbank High Standout Brooks Shines At Notre Dame

One-time Bulldog takes lessons learned in high school to South Bend

Burbank Baseball Falls Just Short In CIF Second Round, 6-5

Bulldogs finish wildly successful campaign with a setback

Burroughs Softball Closes Season With 7-1 Loss To Oaks Christian

Indians garner five hits in a CIF Southern Section Division I setback to Lions

Burroughs Softball Blanks Burbank 6-0 For Share Of Third Straight League Title

Miraglia tosses four-hitter against Bulldogs, who fail to make the CIF playoffs

Burbank Baseball Closes Deal, Beats Burroughs, 5-1

Bulldogs score four runs in the sixth

Burroughs Baseball Loses To Crescenta Valley In Five Innings

Indians allow nine-run first inning, fall 10-0