| Apr 27, 2011
| 8:46 PM
It's as much a clash of styles as collegiate men's volleyball powers when UC Irvine squares off against USC.
The latest meeting, a semifinal in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Tournament Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Galen Center, pits the No. 1-...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 9:51 PM
Corona del Mar High junior girls' water polo goalie Alex Musselman has verbally committed to UCLA, she confirmed Wednesday night.
Musselman was the Newport-Mesa Dream Team Player of the Year this past winter for the Sea Kings. The two-year varsity...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 11:06 PM
LOS ANGELES — UC Irvine could not surmount the challenge presented by No. 1-ranked USC Thursday in the semifinals of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Tournament.
And it appears, based on criteria to award the at-large berth into the four-...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 11:16 PM
USC freshman Elizabeth Eddy, a former Newport Harbor High standout, recorded her first hat trick to lead the No. 19-ranked Trojans to a 5-4 overtime win over then-No. 21 Cal Sunday.
Eddy's hat trick is the first by a Trojan in a Pac-10 game since 1997....
| Dec 27, 2010
| 7:25 PM
Time will tell if Russell Turner is the genuine basketball coaching star some identify in the former NBA assistant who also cut his coaching teeth at Stanford and Wake Forest.
But now a dozen games into his first season at the helm of the UC Irvine men'...
| Dec 31, 2010
You would be hard-pressed to find anyone in town who had a bigger news year than Costa Mesa City Councilman Jim Righeimer. The former Planning Commission chairman went toe-to-toe with the police union, which smeared his name on...
| Feb 6, 2011
| 12:09 AM
Costa Mesa High senior offensive lineman Andrew Albers has committed to play football at the University of Utah, where he will be a preferred walk-on, Mustangs Coach Jeremy Osso said Saturday night.
The 6-foot-8, 285-pound Albers wil enroll at Utah...
| 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...
| May 17, 2012
| 6:51 PM
LOS ANGELES — As the U.S. Olympic women's water polo team was named Thursday, Coach Adam Krikorian read off the names in alphabetical order.
The first name was the former Corona del Mar High and USC standout, Tumua Anae. This led to a funny...