| Mar 28, 2013
| 3:29 PM
The Trojan League of Orange County made a splash in Fashion Island at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa, attracting hundreds of local USC alum for poolside cocktails followed by a dinner program in the ballroom. Co-chairs Melanie Salata Fitch and...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:55 PM
LOS ANGELES — It was supposed to be an honor when USC, where he played and was the head baseball coach for 20 seasons, named the scoreboard at Dedeaux Field after current UC Irvine head man Mike Gillespie.
Instead, it has been more of a curse...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 12:02 AM
IRVINE — It was too little too late on two accounts Wednesday for the UC Irvine baseball team, which lost a nonconference game to visiting USC, 5-4, to halt a five-game winning streak.
The Anteaters (14-9), who had scored in their final at-bat to...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 11:09 PM
Corona del Mar High senior all-purpose threat Cole Cottrell has been invited to walk on the USC football team, said CdM Coach Scott Meyer.
Cottrell, who earned All-CIF Southern Section Southern Division, Daily Pilot Newport-Mesa Dream Team and first-team...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 11:29 PM
LOS ANGELES — Invariably, in the exceptionally competitive men's volleyball environment of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation, there will come a time when Plan B comes prominently into play.
Call it having something to fall back on.
| Oct 9, 2012
| 8:53 PM
Newport Harbor High senior girls' water polo player Avery Peterson has verbally committed to USC, she said Tuesday night.
"I really like the program because of the amount of coaching that's available," she said. "And I loved the team, I love the school,...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 6:57 PM
LOS ANGELES — The pre-game excitement before a college football game — where throngs of people are dressed in school colors, barbecuing and having a good time — is enough to get anyone energized.
But for about two-dozen Costa Mesa...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:17 PM
The Vanguard University women's basketball team is ranked No. 4 in the NAIA preseason coaches' poll released Tuesday.
The Lions, who were 23-7 last season, lost in the first round of the NAIA Tournament, their 11th straight trip to the national...
| May 3, 2012
| 10:11 PM
LOS ANGELES — In this, the men's volleyball version of the Big Dance, UC Irvine did the equivalent of leaning against the wall, before getting fully into its groove.
For the third straight match, No. 1-seeded UCI fell behind early, allowing No. 4-...
| May 4, 2012
| 6:15 PM
If they aren't the two best teams in the nation, they are, perhaps, the most undeniable.
UC Irvine (25-5), ranked No. 2 in the final national poll and seeded No. 1 in the four-team NCAA Championship, takes on No. 1-ranked USC (24-5), the No. 2 seed, in...
| May 5, 2012
| 11:04 PM
LOS ANGELES — All through its postseason run, the deepest team UC Irvine men's volleyball Coach John Speraw ever had kept shuffling the deck. But in the NCAA final against top-ranked USC on Saturday night, the Anteaters merely rode their same hot...
| May 7, 2012
| 10:44 PM
In its fourth NCAA Final Four in the last seven seasons and its third final in the last six years, UC Irvine encountered something it had not before in Saturday's championship match at USC's Galen Center.
The top deck, normally reserved for a few late...