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Bassett High athletic history

Bassett High School Location: La Puente Mascot: The Olympian, a Greek god. Colors: Black and Gold. Notable alumni Lionel Manuel, former  NY Giants wide receiver John Singleton, film director (“Boyz n the Hood”, “2 Fast 2 Furious”) Athletic history Baseball 1-A Runner-up, 1967 Boys’ Basketball 1-A Runner-up, 1967 IV-AA Champions, 1994 Boys’ Cross-Country 2-A Runner-up,…
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Paul Olund

November 19, 2014

Bassett High School

Location: La Puente

Mascot: The Olympian, a Greek god.

Colors: Black and Gold.

Notable alumni

Lionel Manuel, former  NY Giants wide receiver

John Singleton, film director (“Boyz n the Hood”, “2 Fast 2 Furious”)

Athletic history

Baseball

1-A Runner-up, 1967

Boys’ Basketball

1-A Runner-up, 1967

IV-AA Champions, 1994

Boys’ Cross-Country

2-A Runner-up, 1975

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