Bears Lose Tough One To CV

Burroughs captains Jesse Virtue, Gabby Morales and Lauryn Bailey. Photo by Austin Green / Burbank Leader

By Austin Green
Burbank Leader

The Crescenta Valley High School girls’ soccer team overcame a halftime deficit to beat Burroughs, 2-1, in a match with playoff implications on Tuesday.
Chloe Ataya and Ashlin Cuesta each scored for the Falcons, who remained a perfect 6-0 in Pacific League play.

Meanwhile, the Bears dropped to 4-2 in their six games this season, all of which have come in league play.

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Bears Offense Held in Check by CV

By Austin Green
Burbank Leader

The Burroughs High School baseball team offense was essentially held in check for much of the game in a 6-2 loss to Crescenta Valley on Tuesday in a Pacific League matchup.

Burroughs starting pitcher Nick Forrest kept CV off balance his first time through the order, allowing just two singles and striking out two. Multiple errors yielded three unearned runs allowed on five hits, to go along with three strikeouts and one walk over four innings of work.

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Bears Blast Bulldogs in Rivalry Game, 14-2

Kelsey Acosta pitched a complete game, allowing two runs and striking out five, and helped the Bears defeat rival Burbank, 14-2, in a Pacific League game on Thursday. Photo by Eric Danielson / Burbank Leader

By Austin Green
Burbank Leader

Seven different John Burroughs players had RBIs, the Bears’ No. 1-6 batters all had multi-hit games, and not a single Burroughs hitter struck out during their 14-2 six-inning victory over archrival Burbank at McCambridge Park on Thursday.

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