| Oct 9, 2014
| 11:57 PM
By one football season, Jeff Brinkley missed coaching Shane Foley at Newport Harbor High.
Brinkley took over the reins of the Sailors in 1986. The season before, Foley capped a magical career throwing the ball.
Twenty-nine years ago, Brinkley said...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 10:30 PM
There probably isn't a high school boys' volleyball team in the country that can say it has two coaches on its staff part of the 500-win club.
Newport Harbor High will be able to stake a claim to that this spring.
Rocky Ciarelli, who won more than 500...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 11:52 PM
Former UC Irvine All-American pitcher Danny Bibona has been promoted from volunteer assistant coach to full-time assistant, Anteaters Coach Mike Gillespie announced on Tuesday.
Bibona, a volunteer pitching coach the past two seasons, including a run to...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Two promising young American tennis players will meet in the singles championship Sunday at the Costa Mesa Pro Classic, a $10,000 United States Tennis Assn. Pro Circuit event at Costa Mesa Tennis Center..
Dennis Novikov, 20, the 2012 USTA Boys' 18...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 11:28 PM
Jamere Jenkins has played professionally for only a year, but he's already made a major impact on the United States Tennis Assn. Pro Circuit Tour. The 23-year-old Georgia native rolled to a surprisingly easy victory Sunday in the men's singles final at...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:55 PM
It is always interesting to see where the Newport-Mesa volleyball players take their skills through their college careers.
From the 1970's (Kari Rush, the Pulaski twins, Marcie Wurts, and Marie Lundie) to the 80's (Lara Asper, Brooke Herrington, and...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Kevin Emerson's chair in the Orange Coast College football office is barely broken in. About the same can be said of the first-year coach's team in 2014.
Hired in April to replace Mike Taylor, who was 62-91 in 15 seasons, Emerson and his staff missed...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 11:36 PM
The Newport Harbor High football team kicked off the season against someone it could beat.
The previous three season openers the Sailors failed to win. They broke out of their first-game skid in a big way on Friday. Newport Harbor thumped Los Angeles...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Three Sage Hill School seniors have returned from their third trip to Hawaii in four years. The three deserved to go to paradise again before the start of their final girls' volleyball season together.
Kekai Whitford, Halland McKenna and Maddy Abbott...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 11:38 PM
It's no longer the chip on Ty Tramblie's shoulder that is his utmost concern. Scar tissue, lingering remnants of a bone spur and various byproducts of complex surgical reconstruction, however, provide a constant, often painful reminder that the challenges...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 11:17 PM
Before Scott Meyer coached Bo St. Geme at Corona del Mar High, Meyer's father coached against St. Geme's dad in high school 36 years ago.
It happened twice during the 1978 season, and each time Meyer was there. Meyer, an eighth-grader at the time, stood...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 11:45 PM
The Battle of the Bay girls' volleyball rivalry match is on Thursday.
Corona del Mar High and Newport Harbor met a little earlier, squaring off in the opening playoff round of the Dave Mohs Memorial Tournament on Saturday. The Sea Kings won the first...