| May 15, 2014
| 10:03 PM
HUNTINGTON BEACH — For virtually the last 24 seasons, elimination has been more a mathematical reality than a competitive experience for the Newport Harbor High baseball program.
So, when UC Irvine-bound senior pitcher Sean Vetrovec took the mound...
| May 17, 2014
| 9:30 PM
RIVERSIDE — Tyler Lin did not lose a high school boys' swimming race all season.
The Corona del Mar High junior was always first on the scoreboard, but not always in terms of showing emotion. Before Lin's 100-yard breaststroke championship final...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:51 PM
The Daily Pilot and its affiliated newspapers won seven prizes Monday at the Orange County Press Club's annual awards gala at the Balboa Bay Club & Resort.
Features Editor Michael Miller won first place for Best Arts or Culture Story for "Recalling...
| 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...
| May 1, 2014
| 11:07 PM
Spencer Keith used to be a serious rock climber. With no rock climbing team at Corona del Mar High, Keith ran.
Three years ago, Keith joined the boys' cross-country and track and field teams at school. During the first two seasons, he still found time...
| 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 1, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The following are the locations where various groups are selling fireworks to raise money, according to permits filed with the city of Costa Mesa.
AYSO 17th, 289 E. 17th St.
AYSO Fairview, corner of Fairview Road and Wilson Street
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:43 PM
For Costa Mesa resident Reese Stalder, the 112th annual Southern California Junior Sectional Tennis Championships offer a chance to build on a very solid high school season.
For Newport Beach resident Austin Di Giulio, the tournament could be another big...
| 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...
| Oct 7, 2010
| 7:14 PM
Back in the day, whenever my Long Beach Wilson water polo team played (and usually beat, by the way) a high school from Newport-Mesa, early the next morning I'd drive down to Orange County to pick up the Daily Pilot.
This newspaper covered (and still...
| Nov 13, 2010
| 5:21 PM
The National Women's Law Center filed administrative complaints Wednesday against the Irvine Unified School District, asserting that administrators did not provide equal opportunity to girls in sports.
The advocacy group claims that Irvine Unified is...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 7:50 PM
I keep hearing good things about Estancia High School football.
I am not just talking about their as-yet perfect record in Orange Coast League play or their shot at their first unshared title since 1989. (I am writing this before the outcome of Friday's...