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 High’s Brady Riggs Finds Enough Time

Riggs coaches girls' and women's soccer and has been a longtime golf teacher

Burroughs Softball Loses 4-0 Decision In CIF Second Round

Indians collect eight hits including two from Jessica Amaya but can't score

Burbank Softball Held In Check 4-2 By Norwalk In CIF Wild-Card Match

Bulldogs fall behind in the first inning and manage only three hits

Burbank Boys Tennis Season Concludes In CIF Quarterfinals

James Lee and Alex Galstyan shine in singles action as they collect two points versus Etiwanda in a CIF Southern Section Division III quarterfinal match

Burbank Softball Rallies For 4-3 Win Over Host Burroughs

Bulldogs score a run in the eighth, but Indians had many scoring opportunities

Burroughs Boys Volleyball Top Santa Monica in CIF Opening Round

The Indians are led by Cole Kaitz's match-high 18 kills and Diego Rosal's nine

Burroughs Baseball Earns 5-2 Win Over Burbank

Indians score all their runs in the first two innings as Chuidian and Garcia finish with two hits apiece

Burbank, Burroughs Swim Teams Fare Well In Pacific League Finals

Burroughs' Maya Wilson and Burbank's David Lee stand out after winning two individual races each including Wilson's record-setting 200 yard freestyle

Burroughs Boys Volleyball Needs Four Sets To Defeat Host Burbank

Indians push aside Bulldogs 25-15, 20-25, 27-25, 25-22 as Kaitz has match-best 21 kills and remains undefeated in the Pacific League

Burroughs Softball Claims 2-1 Win Over Crescenta Valley

Miraglia, Bookmyer and Munoz star in 2-1 win and are tied for first place with the Falcons in the Pacific League

Burbank Softball Loses 15-10 Slugfest To Arcadia

Bulldogs knock out 13 hits with Desi Gomez getting three including two triples

Burroughs Baseball Plays Arcadia Tough, Lose 8-4

Indians tie the Apaches at 3-3 behind Collin Johnson's two-run homer in the fifth

Burroughs Softball Gets Past Host Burbank 1-0

The Indians score unearned run in the fourth inning as Miraglia strikes out 13 and allows four hits over seven frames