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About Tarek Fattal

Tarek Fattal covers sports for the Southern California News Group and mainly directs the SoCal Prep Legends website and awards show with partner K-ABC for the Southern California News Group. Twitter, @Tarek_Fattal

Norwalk’s Misty Diaz voted SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week Name: Misty Diaz School: Norwalk Sport: Track Year: Junior Winning Numbers:  It took more than 20,000 votes in a poll that drew almost 45,000 in total, but Diaz' performance and support from her school and local community earned her SCPL honors. Diaz was a part of two school records in the [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Girls Athlete Winner|Comments Off on Norwalk’s Misty Diaz voted SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

2016 SCPL Coach of the Year Jeff Sink entering final season, retiring

Jeff Sink confirmed Tuesday that the 2017-18 season will be his final one coaching the Brea Olinda girls basketball team. Sink, who will turn 66 on Saturday, has coached the Ladycats to 10 CIF-Southern Section championships and five state titles. Sink was also the recipient for SoCal Prep Legends Coach of the Year in 2016 [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|Basketball|Comments Off on 2016 SCPL Coach of the Year Jeff Sink entering final season, retiring

VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Play of the Week #SCPLTop10

Watch all the nominated plays from the past week and vote for the best one at the bottom of the page! We always welcome submission on Twitter by hashtagging #SCPLTop10 Here it is: Aly Kaneshiro's walkoff 2-run double for Hart in epic 14-13 win over Canyon. Hey @SoCalPrepLegend, think we found a Play of Week [...]

By | April 18th, 2017|Play of the Week|Comments Off on VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Play of the Week #SCPLTop10

VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

Click on the newspaper links below the athlete’s name to read about their performance from April 10 to April 15, and then vote for who you think is the best athlete this week. The overall winner will be announced on Friday, April 21. Voting poll at bottom of the page. Tiare La Porte Kennedy Kennedy’s [...]

By | April 18th, 2017|Girls Athlete of the Week|Comments Off on VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

Click on the newspaper links below the athlete’s name to read about their performance from April 10 to April 15, and then vote for who you think is the best athlete this week. The overall winner will be announced on Friday, April 21. Voting poll at bottom of the page. Sam Hliboki Harvard-Westlake The right-hander [...]

By | April 18th, 2017|Athlete of the Week|Comments Off on VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

Sierra Canyon boys basketball head coach Ty Nichols resigns

Sierra Canyon announced Monday that head boys basketball coach Ty Nichols would be resigning to pursue other endeavors, a surprising decision given that Nichols stated in March he would remain as coach.. FULL STORY Stay tuned, more to come.. Per several sources, Andre Chevalier will be the new head boys basketball coach at Sierra Canyon. [...]

By | April 17th, 2017|Basketball|Comments Off on Sierra Canyon boys basketball head coach Ty Nichols resigns

Alemany’s Spencer Williams catch and throw voted SCPL Play of the Week

Winner: Alemany's Spencer Williams with a great catch on Hunter Greene then throws out runner at 3rd. Double play earlier in the 6th pic.twitter.com/NlmBGag2VP — Evan Barnes (@evan_b) April 8, 2017 Alemany's Spencer Williams with a great catch on Hunter Greene then throws out runner at 3rd. Double play earlier in the 6th. Final Tally [...]

By | April 14th, 2017|Play of the Week Winner|Comments Off on Alemany’s Spencer Williams catch and throw voted SCPL Play of the Week

Crescenta Valley’s Jessica Yzaguirre voted SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week Name: Jessica Yzaguirre School: Crescenta Valley Sport: Softball Year: Senior Winning Numbers: In a poll that tallied almost 37,000 votes, Yzaguirre's support carried her to the SCPL weekly honor. The Mercy College recruit enjoyed a prolific week to help Crescenta Valley go 4-0 last week, beating Burroughs and Glendale to move into [...]

By | April 14th, 2017|Girls Athlete Winner|Comments Off on Crescenta Valley’s Jessica Yzaguirre voted SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

Upland’s Joseph Anderson voted SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week Name: Joseph Anderson School: Upland Sport: Track Year: Senior Winning Numbers: Despite a poll that brought in just over 500 votes, compared to the 38,000+ votes that last week's SCPL Boys Athlete poll garnered, Anderson runs away with the weekly award. Anderson took first place in the 100 meter hurdles at [...]

By | April 14th, 2017|Boys Athlete WINNER|Comments Off on Upland’s Joseph Anderson voted SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Play of the Week #SCPLTop10

Watch all the nominated plays from the past week and vote for the best one at the bottom of the page! We always welcome submission on Twitter by hashtagging #SCPLTop10 A @SoCalPrepLegend #SCPLTop10 moment! @dreaaa_mariiie_ with GW WO 2B in B8 for @PedroSoftball to win 4-3 over Carson! @breezepreps @CIFLACS pic.twitter.com/QgCvNImfJu— Jamaal Street (@JamaalStreet) April 7, [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Play of the Week|Comments Off on VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Play of the Week #SCPLTop10