December 30, 2000
Jeff Tully BURBANK -- Throughout the past year, the local community experienced its share of important, interesting and tragic sports stories. Some of the stories touched us, some informed us and others just entertained us. Although many of the stories deserve recognition, a select few stood out among the others. Chosen by the Leader Sports staff, here is a list of the top 10 sports stories of the year 2000: 1. Burbank boys' cross-country team makes history: The Bulldogs weren't even the best team in the Foothill League, however, they ended up being one of the top finishers in the state.