| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Cole Norris, who can become Newport Harbor High's career passing yards leader this year as a senior, has committed to the Northern Arizona University football program, said Sailors Coach Jeff Brinkley on Wednesday.
Norris is coming off an impressive...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:18 AM
Coach Scott Meyer's Friday began in Long Beach, where he lives. He then drove to Corona del Mar High, where he's the football coach.
In the afternoon, Meyer went home. This time, he brought his entire team with him.
The site of CdM's evening scrimmage...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Around this time four summers ago, Giovanni Gentosi mulled over what sports to try out for at Corona del Mar High. As a kid, he played many sports and his family supported him.
Mom and dad were always there when he competed in the swimming pool, on...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 11:36 PM
In three Corona del Mar High football seasons, Coach Scott Meyer has accomplished more during that short span than the school had in its previous 48 years.
The third season led to many firsts for the Sea Kings. They claimed their second straight...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 12:02 AM
Since the news broke over the weekend that Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback, Johnny Manziel, was allegedly photographed in a Las Vegas bathroom tightly rolling a 20 dollar bill, I have been deluged with questions as to the best way to advise a client...
| 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...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:15 PM
Do you believe everything happens for a reason?
Lonnie Ballentine does. He's known as Mr. Irrelevant, but he holds his beliefs very relevant and in some cases, reverent.
He says he's a believer and knows there's a reason he was selected as the final...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 11:13 PM
Seven local players tried to end their high school football careers as winners.
They couldn't even settle for a tie.
It appeared that for only the fourth time in the 55-year history of the Brea Lions Club Orange County North-South Prep All-Star...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:28 PM
Corona del Mar High center Giovanni Gentosi, Costa Mesa High running back Oronde Crenshaw, Newport Harbor wide receiver Quest Truxton and Corona del Mar quarterback Luke Napolitano highlight four of seven Newport-Mesa seniors selected to play in the...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Phil Schaff and the rest of the filmmaking crew and cast for "Don't Quit: The Joe Roth Story," didn't really know what to expect with regard to reception and attendance when the documentary made its debut Sunday.
The powerful film about the talented Cal...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 9:36 PM
There he goes again, from one place to the next. Colin Duffy always has something to do.
Free time? The gifted Newport Harbor High senior hardly has any.
Throughout the school year, Duffy has been seen working out with the football team, playing his...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 11:18 PM
After holding six conferences with Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon on athletic concussions from 1995 to 2008 I have called them a ticking time bomb and undiagnosed health epidemic.
I had a crisis of conscience in representing hundreds of NFL players...