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Though the Mariners were the favorites to win the division after winning 116 games in 2001, the Angels don't see clinching here as vindication.
And no one is more pleased than Kenny Bernstein, who put the finishing touches on what he called his best season by winning the 37th annual Auto Club of Southern California NHRA Finals and clinching his second Top Fuel championship at Pomona Fairplex.
The Quartz Hill High boys' soccer team scored two early goals to defeat visiting Lancaster 2-1 Friday, clinching outright its second consecutive Golden League title.
Three-peat: Calabasas' 18-0 victory over host Nordhoff in a Frontier League match, clinching the third straight league championship for the Coyotes.
In Nowshera, the re-polling was held on 88 union councils where PTI outclassed ANP by clinching maximum seats of District and Tehsil Councils and is in a position to form District Government.
THE Milsom Harries Cup final closed the season in dramatic style, with Premier Division champions Avenue Hotspurs clinching a treble of titles with a 4-2 win over STM OBs.