| Dec 3, 2013
| 11:52 PM
Maryland 1, UC Irvine 0
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — The visiting No. 12-seeded Anteaters matched the No. 5 Terrapins in shots, 10-10, but the hosts scored in the 32nd minute to end UCI's season in the NCAA round of 16 on Sunday.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Seven high school players have signed national letters of intent to play baseball at UC Irvine, though one was hardly a recruiting coup.
Cole Kreuter, the grandson of UCI Coach Mike Gillespie, is among three infielders set to join the program. The class...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:20 PM
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...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 5:32 PM
The first time Chris Volk was a collegiate soccer rookie, he was the backup freshman goalkeeper on a San Diego State team that reached the 1987 NCAA championship game.
Volk became a rookie head coach on Monday when UC Irvine named the 17-year...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 11:31 PM
LAKE FOREST — Wearing all-black uniforms is a new thing for the Corona del Mar High girls' soccer team.
"It's sick," senior forward Miranda Stiver said of the uniform the Sea Kings wore Tuesday night, which featured baby blue trim and white...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:31 PM
When it comes to the top 10 Newport-Mesa sports stories of 2013, as selected by the Daily Pilot sports staff, a singular mantra emerges: Work hard. Compete. Win. Celebrate. Repeat.
Five of the top six stories in 2013 shared similar status in 2012,...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 11:23 PM
To fully understand the tears of vindication that flowed from Celia Duran following Estancia High's overtime victory over Tesoro in the title game of the Corona del Mar Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday night, one had to know about the tears that sprung from...
| Jan 1, 2014
UC Irvine Pregame
Vs. Morgan State
Thursday, 7:30 p.m,. at Bren Events Center
UC Irvine freshman center Mamadou Ndiaye is the tallest men's basketball player in the NCAA, but he will get the chance to try to pick on someone close to his own size...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 5:25 PM
For a program that has grown so accustomed to winning, perhaps the greatest accomplishment achieved by UC Irvine men's volleyball is its ability to withstand loss.
After capturing their third NCAA title in six seasons in 2012, the Anteaters last...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 11:10 PM
The UC Irvine men's volleyball season is officially open for business. But the message sent most clearly during the Anteaters' 25-21, 25-13, 25-15, road drubbing of defending NAIA champion Concordia on Friday had to do with closing time.
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Since posting a 7-4 season that ended in a bowl game in 2006, the Orange Coast College football program has longed for mediocrity.
With a 26-42 record (a winning percentage of 35.3), and a 9-27 mark against conference opponents (winning just 25% of...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:17 PM
The Vanguard University women's basketball team is ranked No. 1 in the NAIA Division I preseason poll released on Tuesday.
Coach Russ Davis' Lions, who were 26-4 and reached the NAIA quarterfinals last season, received four of 10 first-place votes and...