| Dec 21, 2013
| 3:45 PM
CARSON — Corona del Mar High made history on Saturday afternoon.
The Sea Kings are the first high school football team in California to finish a season a perfect 16-0. They capped their historic run with a 27-15 win against Atherton Sacred Heart...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 9:17 PM
CARSON — Every time Corona del Mar High broke a huddle, players said, "Rock and roll." The words are what the Sea Kings heard the night before they attempted to make history on a football field on Saturday afternoon.
Over a team dinner in the Port...
| 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 24, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Corona del Mar High wrapped up its year with the ultimate gift: a perfect season.
The Sea Kings' historic football season concluded right before Christmas, as they claimed the CIF State Division III Bowl Game with a 27-15 win against Atherton Sacred...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:52 AM
When the opponent represents something called the United States Collegiate Athletic Assn., the matter of competitive superiority is hardly debatable for any NCAA Division I men's basketball program. But UC Irvine Coach Russ Turner was content that his...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:58 PM
Connor Seabold says he can draw like his talented father, Kirk.
His dad works as a graphic designer. The young Seabold doesn't spend much time drawing these days.
He prefers to paint the outside corner of the plate and brush back batters.
| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:07 PM
The UC Irvine women's soccer team lost just one conference game last season and has lost only two in the last three years. But last year's 5-1-3 Big West Conference record was good for only fourth place for the then-two-time-defending conference...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 11:15 PM
A week ago, Barrett Barbato made his first trip to the StubHub Center, home to the Los Angeles Galaxy. He's far from a soccer fan, but once he made it onto the field, the facility in Carson blew him away.
Only the top high school football teams in the...
| 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,...
| 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...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Camille Buckley is not a business major at UC Irvine. She just plays one on the basketball court.
The Anteaters' senior post is as effusive and effervescent off the court as your average stand-up comedienne. But when it comes time to lace up the hi-...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:47 AM
Corona del Mar High senior center Giovanni Gentosi was named the Pacific Coast League MVP as he anchored the Sea Kings' most successful football season in school history.
Gentosi, one of 11 Sea Kings receiving first-team recognition, paved the way to...