| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:49 PM
Jodie Legaspi-Kiaha, a former Orange Coast College assistant coach, has been named softball coach at the school, OCC Athletic Director Kevin Smith announced Wednesday.
"We are so very excited to have Jodie back here at Orange Coast College," said Smith,...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:33 PM
It has been about three years now since Newport Beach residents Greg and Matt Baker started coaching five talented local girls' soccer players at Harbor Day School.
At the time, the girls were just 9 years old, but the talent was obvious to the Baker...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:16 PM
For seven local football players, Thursday marks the end of their high school playing days. The players are a mix of teammates and rivals, but in the 55th edition of the Brea Lions Club Orange County North-South Prep All-Star Football Game, the seven...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Ralph E. Bernard, a longtime resident of the Balboa Peninsula, passed away peacefully at his home on May 29, 2104 at the age of 85. Ralph was born in Pasadena, California on April 29, 1929.
He attend Pasadena High School and was then accepted to his...
| 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...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:02 AM
DeShaun Foster had a rough start to a seven-year career in the NFL. The UCLA standout running back, who starred at Tustin High, suffered a season-ending knee injury during the preseason in 2002.
Football has been a big part of Foster's life. It's taught...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 9:14 PM
The nature of athletics often defines its participants by winning and losing, but there is much more to the distinction of "winner" than a cursory summation of the scoreboard.
The funny thing about most winners, though, is that they win.
| Jul 19, 2012
| 9:14 PM
UCLA came on late in trying to recruit Parker Brown.
The Bruins might have been last in pursuing Brown, but they finished first in landing the standout outside hitter from Corona del Mar High.
Brown has committed to play for the UCLA men's volleyball...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 5:45 PM
Newport Harbor High senior Elissia Schilling has verbally committed to play women's water polo at UCLA, her father, John, confirmed in an email Tuesday.
Schilling, a center, was a first-team All-Sunset League and first-team All-CIF Southern Section...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 11:40 PM
LOS ANGELES — A UCLA men's basketball program battling to restore prominence held off a UC Irvine outfit searching for relevance.
The No. 13-ranked Bruins, coming off a season in which they did not reach the NCAA Tournament, defeated UCI, a...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:37 PM
Sometimes it's all about the timing of things that make can make a normal day exciting.
KidWorks, a special charity that helps children in the heart of Santa Ana, knew it would have an annual luncheon just before the college football game: UCLA vs. USC....
| Nov 21, 2012
| 8:01 PM
I suppose it is downright anti-American to voice protest concerning Black Friday. OK, I get it; I am working for a publication that exists based on ad revenue. Further, I fully understand that the American retail economy is uber-dependent on fourth...