Alleged Threat Leads to SMHS Lockdown, Youth’s Arrest

Photo by Zane Hill / OUTLOOK Police Chief John Incontro (right), shown with SMHS Principal Issaic Gates at a Monday news conference, applauded “the efforts of the school district and the teamwork we had” during a precautionary lockdown at the high school.
Photo by Zane Hill / OUTLOOK
Police Chief John Incontro (right), shown with SMHS Principal Issaic Gates at a Monday news conference, applauded “the efforts of the school district and the teamwork we had” during a precautionary lockdown at the high school.

San Marino High School was placed on lockdown for several hours Monday and local authorities arrested a teenage boy for allegedly texting a threat that was viewed by FBI investigators, who relayed the information to city police — setting off the tense response on campus.
Authorities said the suspect was arrested at his home around 9 a.m. on suspicion of criminal threats and destruction of evidence after San Marino officers interviewed him as well as the SMHS student who apparently was targeted by the alleged threat. The teen was released to his family Monday afternoon, and awaits a court appearance with location and date to be determined by the L.A. County district attorney’s office’s juvenile division.
Police Chief John Incontro said he planned to seek a search warrant for the suspect’s cellphone and its contents. Continue reading “Alleged Threat Leads to SMHS Lockdown, Youth’s Arrest”

San Marino Athletes Recognized by League Coaches

Photo courtesy Eric Danielson Senior goalkeeper Emily Boutin was named the Rio Hondo League’s most vaulable defensive player.
Photos courtesy Eric Danielson
Senior goalkeeper Emily Boutin was named the Rio Hondo League’s most vaulable defensive player.
Despite the losses, Dhilan Anvekar was one of the best goalies in the league, earning him the most valuable defensive player award.
Despite the losses, Dhilan Anvekar was one of the best goalies in the league, earning him the most valuable defensive player award.

Members of the San Marino High School varsity basketball, soccer and water polo teams recently earned All-Rio Hondo League honors, league officials announced.
The highest honors went to the SMHS boys’ and girls’ soccer programs.
Senior goalkeeper Emily Boutin was named the league’s most valuable defensive player, and teammates Amanda Grannis, Kenzie Tokuchi and Mackenzie Dawes earned a spot on the girls’ soccer first team. Malia Evans, Carly Hittner and Puja Balaji made the second team, and Margaret Hannan and Jillian Tse each received an honorable mention. Continue reading “San Marino Athletes Recognized by League Coaches”

San Marino Rebounds at Blair; Holds On to 3rd Place in Standings

The San Marino High School varsity boys’ basketball team remained in the hunt for a CIF Southern Section playoff berth by defeating host Pasadena Blair, 69-32, in a Rio Hondo League contest last Friday.
The Titans (13-9 overall record, 3-2 in league) found success against the Vikings’ zone defense, scoring 19 points in the first quarter to build a double-digit lead early. San Marino kept its foot on the pedal and led comfortably, 52-24, through three quarters of play. Continue reading “San Marino Rebounds at Blair; Holds On to 3rd Place in Standings”