July 5th, 2012
Denny Crine, a physical education and health teacher at Mannion Middle School, is competing against the 1988 American League MVP in the “Battle of the Titans” on July 11 at the MLB Urban Youth Academy in Compton, Calif. The event will benefit the ALS Association’s Golden West Chapter. Read more »
A Cut Above the Rest
Denny Crine is clearing big-league fences. Sure, it’s just softball, but it’s still a dream come true.
May 26th, 2011
San Diego’s Petco Park measures 367 feet to left field, 383 feet to right field and more than 400 feet to the power alleys. It is one of the hardest places in the major leagues to hit a home run. But here was Denny Crine, a physical education and health teacher at Henderson’s Mannion Middle School, crushing softballs far beyond the left-field fence with nearly every swing, depositing some of them on the roof of the Western Metal Supply Co. building 80 feet above the field. Read more »