| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:00 PM
On my day off on Monday, I received a rather surprising email. The subject line read — "Marissa Booker has resigned as CdM Girls Head Volleyball Coach."
At first, I thought it was a joke, because a couple of hours earlier in the day, Booker...
| May 14, 2013
| 11:08 PM
Junior Luke Napolitano, a backup quarterback at Corona del Mar High last season, was named the MVP during the Football University national invite-only camp last month in San Diego.
Napolitano, who is 6-foot-4 and 200 pounds, stood out at quarterback...
| May 16, 2013
| 4:54 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — A special moment took place at The Pacific Club Thursday during the annual Lott IMPACT Trophy watch list luncheon.
Lott opened an envelope that revealed the recipient of a $5,000 check that put the IMPACT Foundation over the $1...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Newport Harbor senior Landon Gyulay has committed to play football at the University of San Diego, said his father, Tom, in an email.
Tom said his son had preferred walk-on opportunities at several other schools, but Gyulay decided to play for the...
| May 8, 2013
| 11:17 PM
Four players with local ties, including three from Orange Coast College, have been named first-team All-Orange Empire Conference by the conference's baseball coaches.
Freshman pitcher David Wilson, as well as sophomore first baseman Danny Jiminez and...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After countless of hours on TV, the NFL Draft ended as it usually does with the last pick, Mr. Irrelevant.
During the three-day event, draft pundits talked about 253 players, their size, their skills and their potential impact. When it came to the 254th...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Randy Hamilton, the director of the high school football documentary "Touchdown Newport," hopes the movie becomes popular nationwide after its premiere at the Newport Beach Film Festival.
That desire may sound lofty, but Hamilton has seen the...
| May 1, 2013
| 1:29 AM
The premiere of "Touchdown Newport," along with the short film "What It Takes," sold out at Lido Theatre Tuesday night as part of the Newport Beach Film Festival.
The majority of the audience appeared to enjoy both movies, as each provided emotional and...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:17 PM
In previous columns, I suggested that the increased size, speed and strength of today's NFL players are creating a dramatically more damaging set of collisions.
We have known for years of the devastation these collisions cause on every joint in the human...
| 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...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Corona del Mar High senior linebacker James Christian's high school football career ended after he tore his anterior cruciate ligament in the second game of the season, but his playing days don't appear to be over.
Christian has been asked to be a walk-...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Corona del Mar High senior quarterback Cayman Carter took home the Pacific Coast League MVP award and junior middle linebacker Alex Moore shared the Defensive MVP honor after the two helped the Sea Kings win their second straight CIF Southern Section...