Congratulations to Valencia High School senior guard John Otavka, who has been named the 2008 Foothill League Basketball Player of the Year.
First-Team: Jim Baughman and Skyler Seymour from Valencia, Mark Lewis and Cody Anderson from Canyon, Hart’s Levi Wenrich and Mitch Weber from Saugus. All are seniors.
Second-Team: Maverick Ahanmisi from Golden Valley, Dave Franklin from West Ranch, Saugus’s Michael Casio and Cameron Diorio, and Brad Wyche from Hart. Wyche, Ahanmisi, and Franklin are juniors with the rest seniors.
Joey Dietrich of Saugus, Parker Dominguez of Hart, Valencia’s Terrez Scott, Mike Edwards of Canyon, Trevor Wiseman of Golden Valley and Will Tate of West Ranch were Honorable Mentions. Dominguez, Edwards, and Tate are juniors and Wiseman is a sophomore. Congratulations to all of the Foothill League boy’s basketball teams and players on a successful season.
The Los Angeles Dodgers open their final season in the Grapefruit League today, when they host the Atlanta Braves at 10:05am. Dodger legend Maury Wills will be honored by the team before the game as part of a month-long celebration of Dodger Town in Vero Beach.
The Los Angeles Kings get back on the ice tonight when they travel north to Edmonton, live at 5:30pm on KHTS.