| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:07 AM
When Kaleigh Gilchrist went to Salt Creek on Monday she aimed for a rare feat: to become a national champion in two sports in the same year.
As the waves crashed, and she mastered each set to reach the National Scholastic Surfing Assn. finals she grew...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:32 PM
IRVINE — Growing up, Kaleigh Gilchrist always was known as the two-sport star.
She was a surfer, and she was a water polo player. She was great with a board and a big wave, or with a No. 15 cap on her dome in the pool.
Gilchrist, the former...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 10:59 PM
MISSION VIEJO — Corona del Mar High senior Brynne Wong has heard the snickering at times in the early part of the season.
Two weeks ago, the Capistrano Valley relays were the first swim meet of the year. CdM showed up with its Greek twins,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 11:38 PM
After a ninth-place finish in the FIVB Beach Volleyball U23 World Championships, Kirby Burnham didn't want to sit around and sulk in disappointment.
She didn't even want to take a tour of Myslowice, Poland. Burnham, the former Newport Harbor High...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:53 PM
When Matt Barkley agreed to a four-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday, much of the talk shifted to the money the quarterback lost for staying another year at USC.
Whatever the amount (terms of the contract weren't disclosed), he...
| May 31, 2013
| 12:55 AM
COSTA MESA — The Arizona Wildcats, little baseball players ranging from ages 6-8, didn't appear to be nervous during their meaningful game Thursday at TeWinkle Intermediate.
The Wildcats were one of a handful of Costa Mesa National Little League...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:52 AM
Death was but a few moments from Pete Statti as he lay face down in the water in Huntington Beach three months ago when he experienced a life-altering surfing accident.
Angels must've been watching over him, he now thinks, as a fellow surfer turned...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:41 PM
IRVINE — Another UC Irvine baseball loss sent the historians reeling through the years Tuesday night. The Anteaters, on then other hand, are just plain reeling.
Visiting USC's 6-4 nonconference triumph was the fifth straight setback for UCI,...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Corona del Mar High alumni John Mann and Tumua Anae are on the No. 1 senior national teams for the FINA World League Prelims that start Friday at Los Alamitos Air Force Base swimming pool.
The four-day event will feature a mix of official matches and...
| May 13, 2013
| 2:12 PM
They can say that they were part of the longest NCAA women's water polo championship game in history.
More importantly for Newport Harbor High graduates Kaleigh Gilchrist and Nicolina McCall, as well as Newport Beach native Chelsea Silvers (Mater Dei),...
| May 1, 2013
| 1:06 AM
The USC women's water polo team defeated Stanford, 11-7, on Sunday to win the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation championship in Berkeley.
The next day, the Trojans were awarded the top seed for the NCAA Championship, which begins May 10 and is hosted...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:34 PM
Former record-setting tailback inks free-agent deal with Baltimore after stint at Louisiana Tech.
Former Orange Coast College tailback Ray Holley has signed as a free agent with the Baltimore Ravens, Pirates football coach Mike Taylor said in an...