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Thumbnail shutterstock 64884943 2017 football openers: St. John Bosco heads to Florida

A nationally prominent contest featuring defending CIF Division 1 and State Open Division champion St. John Bosco of Bellflower highlights the...

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Thumbnail 5d3b2476 Alemany impresses in state playoff opener vs Central

On one of Bishop Alemany’s first possessions during its home playoff opener against the Central Grizzlies March 9, Alemany senior captain...

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Thumbnail all cif winter  alexa gallegos ALL-CIF Southern Section Teams Fall 2016 Sports

The gridiron, volleyball court and swimming pool were the sites of numerous accomplishments during the 2016 fall sports season by local Catholic...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 303150017 ALL-CIF Southern Section Teams: Spring Sports

Instrumental in their teams’ respective marches to CIF-Southern Section titles, St. Anthony’s Tiare Jennings and Notre Dame/Sherman Oaks’ Chris...

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Thumbnail seminarians from the north american college in rome take part in the traditional softball game on sept 1 2014 credit alessio di cintio cna cna 9 4 14 American seminarians kick-off first year with softball tradition

Each year, the Pontifical North American College in Rome celebrates Labor Day by pitting its second-year seminarians against the newly-arrived...

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Thumbnail mike piazza credit arturo pardavila iii via flickr cc by 20 cna At Baseball Hall of Fame, Mets star gives thanks for Catholic faith

New York City, N.Y., Jul 29, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Mike Piazza, the newest inductee of the National Baseball Hall of Fame, has given a...

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Thumbnail valeria tkaci 3 photo courtesy of sports up today cna 10 5 15 1 A triumph through remarkable trial - the story of one Catholic athlete

Remembering the words spoken by then-five year-old Valeria Tkacik still gives her mother, Anne, goose bumps. “I turned around to look at her, and...

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The Congregation for the Causes of Saints has approved the cause of beatification of Guido Schaffer, who was a Brazilian seminarian known as the...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 81711682 Bishop Diego edges St. Joseph; Mater Dei, St. John Bosco post routs

While several Catholic high school football teams coasted to their fourth straight wins last weekend, Bishop Diego rallied late to overcome St....

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Thumbnail ad rem angelusnews   vin scully Bottom of the 9th

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average American worker stays at each job for 4.4 years. But for younger workers in the millennial...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 424845676 Catholic high school athletes qualify for state track meet

Damien senior Zachary Shinnick won the boys’ 400 meter run, and the Santa Margarita girls 4x400-meter relay team captured first place at the CIF-SS...

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Thumbnail royce lewis Catholic HS stars selected 1-2 in MLB Draft

For the first time in the 52-year history of the Major League Baseball Draft, two players from Los Angeles area Catholic high schools were chosen...

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Thumbnail briefs  cyo sports Catholic Youth Organization completes another sports season with LA youths

Student athletes completed another great semester of sportsmanship, training and competition under the direction of the Catholic Youth...

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Thumbnail pope francis meets with special olympics athletes at the vatican oct 13 2017 losservatore romano cna Celebrating 50 years, Special Olympics athletes meet with Pope Francis

On Friday Pope Francis met with Special Olympics soccer players, commending their commitment to the promotion of inclusion and the dignity of all....

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Thumbnail shutterstock 303150017 CIF baseball, softball quarterfinals feature 12 Catholic school teams

Quarterfinal action in the CIF-Southern Section baseball playoffs on May 26 will feature five Catholic schools still in the title hunt, following...

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Catholic schools are top-seeded in several divisions of the CIF-Southern Section basketball playoffs that opened this week. Following are first...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 64884904 CIF-SS football: Mater Dei, Paraclete, Bishop Diego hold No. 1 slots

Mater Dei remains No. 1 in the nation, the state and in the CIF-Southern Section Division 1 rankings, after beating Trinity League rival St. John...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 234035074 CIF-SS football polls: Monarchs, Spirits still No. 1

First-week wins (and losses) resulted in slight changes to the CIF-Southern Section football polls released Aug. 28.Mater Dei, after an...

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