| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 5:28 PM
The four-team NCAA men's water polo championships, contested Saturday and Sunday at USC's McDonald's' Swim Stadium, include a handful of players with local ties.
Top-seeded USC (27-0), the four-time-defending NCAA champion, includes Newport Harbor...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 5:11 PM
Paula T. Earl
June 21, 1932 – November 23, 2012
Beloved mother and grandmother, Paula Earl, died at Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach, CA, on Friday, November 23, 2012 from respiratory failure. She was 80 years old.
Born Paula Tye Turner at St....
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 10:35 PM
IRVINE — Both coaches came in wanting to mix things up. And, well, the rematch of the 2012 NCAA men's volleyball final between defending champion and top-ranked UC Irvine and visiting USC on Friday certainly delivered in that department.