The fact that Maddon lives in Long Beach will no doubt reignite speculation about whether the Angels will entertain relocating to the city that has openly pursued the franchise.
Permitting issues almost canceled the Sprint Nationals this year, but a last-minute reversal meant fans got to feel the spray of the water and hear the roar of the engines once again.
USA Triathlon and Long Beach officials announced today that a triathlon will be held annually beginning in 2019 at the city’s Alamitos Beach, with the event eventually expanding to a two-day “multisport” festival.
Three teams each from Cal State Northridge, Long Beach State, Loyola Marymount and UC Irvine also earned NCAA Public Recognition Awards for having multiyear Academic Progress Rate scores in the top 10 percent of their sport, the NCAA announced Wednesday.
Top-seeded Long Beach State has won the NCAA men’s volleyball championship, defeating unseeded UCLA, 25-19, 23-25, 20-25, 26-24, 15-12, at Pauley Pavilion.