High School Sports Weekly Recap

Burbank celebrates the game winning goal against Burroughs (Photo by Craig Sherwood)


By Dick Dornan
BurbankNBeyond Sports Editor



Burroughs and Burbank put on a great game for the fans (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Friday, Jan. 18

Boys Basketball:

Burbank 55 Burroughs 52

Providence 54 Locke 53

Bell Jeff 68 Verbum Dei 33

Girls Basketball:

Burroughs 54 Burbank 46

Providence 69 St. Margaret’s 45

Narbonne 39 Bell Jeff 34

Boys Soccer:

Burroughs 1 Burbank 0

Girls Soccer:

Dakota Briseno, #9, scores the game winning goal on this shot (Photo by Craig Sherwood)

Burbank 2 Burroughs 1


Thursday, Jan. 17

Girls Water Polo:

Burroughs 8 Glendale 6 (Ahsha Earwood had 15 saves in goal; Aliya Ehde, Emilee Holgate and Bailey Simmons each scored two goals for JBHS which remained undefeated in league at 4-0)

Girls Basketball:

Bell Jeff 55 St. Mary’s Academy 44


Wednesday, Jan. 16

Boys Basketball:

Burroughs boys basketball (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Burbank 63 Hoover 57 (Sarkis Karian and Peter Wongsasitorn each scored 11 points; Andy Yanikyan added 10 points for BHS. The Bulldogs overcame a four-point deficit at the end of the third quarter with an 11-0 run to begin the final period)

Burroughs 55 Arcadia 51 (Lawrence White scored 19 points and was 13 for 15 from the free throw line. Kalen Verhoeven added 10 points for JBHS)

Girls Basketball:

Burbank 56 Hoover 27 (Ashley Linda scored 13 points for BHS as the Bulldogs won their fifth straight game in league)

Arcadia 52 Burroughs 49 (Aysia Shellmire scored 29 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and had 4 blocks for JBHS in the Indians first loss in league)


Burbank boys soccer (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Boys Soccer:

Burroughs 2 Arcadia 1 (Milosh Petko scored both goals for JBHS, including the game winner with a minute remaining)

Burbank 2 Hoover 2 (Christian Garcia scored 2 goals for BHS)

Girls Soccer:

Burroughs 1 Arcadia 0 (Noelle Garcia scored for JBHS)

Burbank 4 Hoover 0


Tuesday, Jan. 15

Girls Water Polo:

Burroughs 11 Pasadena 5 (Emily Holgate scored 3 goals and had 4 steals; Ahsha Earwood had 13 saves and 8 steals for JBHS)

Glendale 14 Burbank 4 (Giuliana Vitagliano and Abby Glaessner each had 2 goals for BHS)


Monday, Jan. 14 

Burbank won a big contest against Glendale in OT (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Boys Basketball:

Burbank 65 Glendale 63 OT (Richard Elmoyan scored 19 points and Andy Yankyan added 14 points for BHS)

Muir 79 Burroughs 35 (John Cutone scored 11 points and Kyle Roberts added 10 points for JBHS)





Girls Basketball:

Burbank 39 Glendale 34 (Aja Locke scored 14 points, grabbed 11 rebounds for BHS)

Burroughs 72 Muir 38 (Sidney Ortega scored 23 points; Aysia Shellmire added 15 points, 11 rebounds, 6 blocks and 4 steals; Bailey Trotta had 13 points; Davina Del Castillo collected 11 rebounds for JBHS)


Burroughs girls soccer (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Boys Soccer:

Burroughs 3 Muir 0 (Manny Celio scored 2 goals; Elliot Whitecotton recorded 5 saves)

Glendale 5 Burbank 0

Girls Soccer:

Burroughs 14 Muir 0 (Brittany Mata – 4 goals, 3 assists; Emma Pineiro – 2 goals, 1 assist)