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  • Community College Baseball: Pirates fail to hold lead

    HUNTINGTON BEACH — The Orange Coast College baseball team saw a golden opportunity go south at Golden West on Thursday. The Pirates let a 4-0 lead slip away in a 5-4 Orange Empire Conference loss that dropped them into third place, one game behind...
  • Community College Baseball: Pirates remain red hot

    Community College Baseball: Pirates remain red hot
    Orange Coast College pitcher Art Vidrio limped to the dugout following a 7-1, complete-game victory over visiting Fullerton on Thursday. But you should have seen the other guy(s). It was a final-out comebacker off the heel of his left foot that was...
  • Community College Baseball: Lasers blank Pirates

    Orange Coast College baseball coach John Altobelli could not remember off the top of his head when the last time his team had been shut out. But the Pirates' production of just three hits, including two infield singles in a 4-0 Orange Empire Conference...
  • Community College Baseball: Pirates upend Tigers

    The No. 22 is ever-present around the Orange Coast College baseball diamond. And, clearly, the inspiration wrought by the legacy of the Pirates' former all-conference catcher Jourdan Watanabe, who died six years ago Thursday, remains alive and well. Yet...
  • College Roundup: OCC baseball edges Long Beach

    BASEBALL Orange Coast 6, Long Beach 5 LONG BEACH — Sophomore right fielder Tommy Bell went four for five and drove in two runs to help the visiting Pirates prevail in the nonconference game Tuesday. Stefan Panayiotou and Jack Kruger both had...
  • A year of individual, team success

    A year of individual, team success
    1) April Ross The Costa Mesa resident and Newport Harbor High product was named Most Valuable Player by the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals beach tour and was also USA Volleyball's female beach player of the year after a dominant season with partner...
  • Faulkner: High drama of late

    While covering sports in Newport-Mesa is usually always engaging, some stretches are more memorable than others. I had one dramatic seven-day run recently that will stick with me for a while. It began on Nov. 23, when the Vanguard University women's...
  • Briefs: OCC No. 1 seed

    Orange Coast College is the No. 1 seed and will play host to El Camino in a best-of-three series beginning Friday in the Southern California baseball regionals. The Pirates (27-9) bring a six-game winning streak into the postseason after sharing the...
  • JC Baseball: Pirates sweep to state championship

    JC Baseball: Pirates sweep to state championship
    FRESNO — Thanks to Curt Schilling, the bloody sock has its place in championship baseball lore. Now, it's time to make room for the swollen sock. Orange Coast College sophomore pitcher David Hill, who stepped on a baseball at practice Thursday and...
  • Faulkner: Pirates hit their number

    Faulkner: Pirates hit their number
    If you see a celebratory team picture of the 2014 California Community College Athletic Assn. state baseball champions, those are not double peace signs the Orange Coast College players and coaches are flashing. After winning the program's fifth state...
  • JC Baseball: OCC twin aces mirror success

    JC Baseball: OCC twin aces mirror success
    Born six minutes apart, and sometimes undiscernible from the other even by their mother, twin brothers David and Jacob Hill took uniquely divergent paths to Orange Coast College. But this baseball season, in a most unlikely way, the pair of pitching aces'...
  • College Baseball: Pirates display depth in come-from-behind victory

    A unifying motto for the Orange Coast College baseball team this season has been "everyone pulling on the rope." But with a regular lineup and a strong starting pitching rotation, the number of hands on that rope have typically been limited. There...