| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:11 AM
When he was starring at Mater Dei High, then playing at UC Irvine and Arizona, which he helped reach the 1994 Final Four, Dylan Rigdon was always a sharpshooting threat from long range.
But as the director of the Eastside Elite Basketball Academy in...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:53 PM
LOS ANGELES – The same folks who bristled at water being wasted during the ice-bucket challenge, might have been similarly miffed about the gasoline used to transport the UC Irvine women's soccer team to its nonconference match at top-ranked UCLA on...
| 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 7, 2013
| 11:35 PM
After dropping its lone home game in December to Pepperdine, 75-69, on Friday, the UC Irvine men's basketball team will take a full week off before hitting the road for four games in the subsequent two weeks.
And with the number of ways Coach Russell...
| 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 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...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Fourth-year head coach Russell Turner's UC Irvine men's basketball team has been chosen to win the Big West Conference in preseason polls by at least three publications.
The 'Eaters are picked first by Athlon Sports, Lindy's Sports and USA Today Sports....
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:55 PM
The fall semester is only a few weeks old, but already soccer players at local universities have experienced one of the great joys of collegiate life: an eventful road trip.
The men's and women's teams at both UC Irvine and Vanguard came away with...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 11:54 PM
Jenna Arnett, a sophomore member of the Orange Coast College women's basketball team in 2012-13, will continue her athletic and academic careers at Menlo College, OCC Coach Mike Thornton announced Tuesday.
Arnett led the Pirates in rebounding (7.9 per...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:54 PM
UC Irvine has been selected first in the Big West Conference preseason media poll released Thursday by the league office.
Coach Russell Turner's Anteaters earned a total of 183 points and nine first-place votes in the media poll. UC Santa Barbara was...
| 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...
| 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...