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

Kyle Nicol Prepares For Next Step At Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Former Burroughs pitcher hopes to find success at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo after playing for CSUN and Glendale Community College.

Caitlyn Brooks, Notre Dame Graduate, Caps College Career In Style

After three outstanding seasons for the Fighting Irish, Brooks was named Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year in 2019.

Melissa Sanchez Chosen As Next Burbank Softball Coach

Former Bulldog softball player has been tabbed to replace Mike Delaney.

James Williams Inaugural Football Camp Is Success

Former Burbank High football standout James Williams oversees three-day football camp.

Chris Peres, Former Burroughs Baseball Standout, Ends College Career

Onetime Indian found success at the prep and college level.

Junior Bulldogs Baseball Camps Are Filled With Joy, Enthusiasm

Junior Bulldogs Baseball Camps are fun and teach the fundamentals.

Grote And Jensen Verbally Commit To Play Volleyball At UC Berkeley

Grote and Jensen have been buddies since they were six years old, live in Burbank, play volleyball for different high schools, but will play volleyball for the Golden Bears.

Mike Delaney, Burbank Softball Coach, Resigns Position

Delaney, the longtime Bulldogs coach, believes the time was right to step down.

Burroughs Boys Volleyball Has Season End On Sweep By Mission Viejo

The Indians fall 28-26, 28-26, 26-24 in the CIF Southern Section second round.

Burbank Baseball Caps Regular Season With 10-3 Win Over Burroughs

The Bulldogs score in four of the seven innings and tally three runs in the third and fourth.

Burroughs Softball Takes Out Host Burbank 7-1

Isabella Kam is credited with the win as the Indians score four runs in the seventh to ice the game.

Burroughs, Burbank Swimming Teams Fares Well In Pacific League Finals

Indian girls' take third place and boys' fifth place, while Bulldog boys' garner third and girls' grab fourth.

Burbank Baseball Wins Thriller, 3-2, Over Visiting Burroughs

The Bulldogs score a run in the eighth inning after trailing 2-0 in the top of the first.