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Sara Dempsey a title-game veteran for Riverside Poly's girls water polo team

Those nerves have turned to steel over the years as Dempsey has continued to excel on the Riverside Poly girls water polo team. Dempsey, who signed with Cal State Northridge earlier this week, will start a section final for the fourth time in her stellar career today at the Woollett Aquatics Center in Irvine when the Bears face Montebello Schurr in the Division 2 championship match at 11:30 a.m. -- Press-Enterprise

Vintage's Perna signs with Santa Clara women's water polo

Perna follows in the path of several other recent Vintage players who have gone on to play for top universities, such as Kathleen Schafle (UC Davis), Brie Quade (Loyola Marymount), Nathalie Brewster (Cal State Northridge) and Sophia DelBondio (Virginia Military Institute) and Madi Anderson (Carthage). -- Napa Valley Register

Martin, UC Irvine Hold off Cal State Northridge 83-80

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Jaron Martin sank a career-best six 3-pointers and made a pair of free throws with 2.8 seconds left to lift UC Irvine to an 83-80 win over Cal State Northridge on Saturday night. -- San Antonio Express-News

‘La La’ reality: Two dreamers try to beat the odds in the City of Stars

Only 10 percent of the people I graduated with are still in the business,” said Geronilla, who, like Hoston, has a film production degree from Cal State Northridge. “If you look at ‘La La Land,’ the first five actors on the credits are the elite. The 30 or so others are working class. Uber drivers, waiters, whatever. -- Stars and Stripes

“Dazzling” Clarinetist Alexander Fiterstein performs Copland’s Jazz-Infused Clarinet Concerto with the ESO Mar 3-5

Mr. Squires received his musical training at the Preparatory School of the Eastman School of Music and the Crane School of Music, in his home state of New York. He earned his Master's degree in Instrumental Conducting/Trumpet Performance at California State University, Northridge. Further conducting studies were with Helmuth Rilling, Maurice Abravanel, Daniel Lewis, Tsung Yeh, and at the Aspen Music Festival. Mr. Squires has conducted recordings for the Delos, Spring Hill (a division of EMI), MEDR, Editions de la Rue Margot, Albany, MSR Classics, and Centaur labels. Stephen Squires is Professor of Conducting in the Music Conservatory of the Chicago College of Performing Arts, Roosevelt University. Prior to this appointment he served on the artist faculty of the Northern Illinois School of Music for nineteen years, where he received the prestigious "Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award." -- Chicago Tribune

Zanuck Lindsey

Zanuck is a musician, teacher, composer, and producer from the island of Oahu. He earned a B.A. in Music from California State University at Northridge. Zanuck has performed around the world, and has won awards such as 1st place in the 1987 National Songwriting Contest, Na Hoku Hanohano’s Best Contemporary Album, Best Jazz Album, and was also nominated for the Best Hawaiian Language Performance. His newest album with Ron Kualaau titled Koko, was released in 2016. -- Big Island Now - HI

Trump's policies put deportations under scrutiny

Obama was in his first term in 2009 when Nancy Landa was deported to Mexico at age 29 after living in California for 20 years. She had served as student body president at California State University, Northridge and graduated with a business degree from there. She and her family were ordered deported after an unscrupulous immigration consultant filed an asylum application on the family’s behalf. -- San Diego Union-Tribune

Hartmann Names 3rd District Representative

She was born in Arizona to a first-generation immigrant family from Mexico and holds a bachelor of science degree from Cal Poly and a masters in public administration from Cal State Northridge. -- Noozhawk