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 Football Has Spectacular Second Half, Beats Host Glendale

The Indians tally 29 unanswered points in the second half and prevail 49-6 in the Pacific League opener.

Burbank Girls Volleyball Lose To Crescenta Valley In Four Sets

Host Bulldogs lead in the first set, but Falcons rally and then take two of the next three.

Burroughs Remains Undefeated After 38-21 Triumph Over Harvard-Westlake

Nicholas Garcia sparkled, throwing four touchdowns and adding one rushing score, as the Indians use a 25-point spurt to beat the Wolverines.

Burroughs Girls Tennis Much Improved, But Lose To Glendale, 12-6

Nitros capture six points in singles and doubles, but the No. 1 doubles team of Alice Weber and Suzy Kim sweep for the Indians.

Burroughs Still Unblemished After Beating Host Kennedy 41-24

Nicholas Garcia accounts for six touchdowns, including four passing, while Carson Cardenaz hauls in three touchdowns.

Burroughs Football Waltzes Past Victor Valley, 46-12

Indians are never headed and use four rushing touchdowns, including two from sophomore Jon English to rout the Jackrabbits.

Burroughs, Burbank Boys Water Polo Ready For Action

Indians and Bulldogs are seeking winning records and a spot in the CIF Southern Section playoffs.

Burbank, Burroughs Girls Volleyball Poised For Success

The Bulldogs and Indians have the necessary talent to place high in the Pacific League.

Burroughs Begins Season With 59-18 Win Over Visiting Hueneme

Nicholas Garcia had five scoring passes and one running touchdown in a rout of the Vikings in a nonleague game.

Burbank Girls Volleyball Falls in Four Sets To Providence

The Bulldogs took the first set, but then lost the next three against the scrappy Pioneers in a nonleague match.

Ribbon-Cutting Is Perfect, Los Angeles Kings Ice At Pickwick Gardens Reopens

Burbank's longstanding landmark has a bright and sunny future.

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.