| Feb 1, 2014
| 9:33 PM
It has been an interesting season for the Newport Harbor High girls' soccer team, to say the least.
Upsetting Corona del Mar, 3-2, in the Battle of the Bay game in December was certainly a highlight. It was Newport's first win in the rivalry series in...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 11:05 PM
Corona del Mar 3, Beckman 0
IRVINE — John O'Connor and Camden Blower each recorded goals on Wednesday, as the visiting Sea Kings wrapped up their unbeaten Pacific Coast League title.
CdM, which finished 8-0-2 in league, has won three...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:16 PM
It's rare to see Kevin Pizarro get embarrassed on a soccer field. He's that talented as a player.
Yet, embarrassed is how Pizarro said he felt when during a December practice he lined up with the rest of his Estancia High teammates. As the Eagles...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:11 PM
THERMAL — Senior midfielder Abarham Cortez scored in the 84th minute off a throw-in from Christian Monroy to lead the Estancia High boys' soccer team to a 1-0 win at Desert Mirage in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division 5 playoffs....
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:10 PM
There wasn't this much gridlock in the passing lanes during Jamzilla.
Estancia High and Gladstone combined for 75 turnovers in their 32-minute first-round CIF Southern Section Division 3A girls basketball playoff game Thursday, prompting Eagles Co-Coach...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 7:44 PM
When Andrew Francini and Nate Pozin aren't playing soccer for Corona del Mar High, you can find the two playing inside a garage on Point Loma Drive. They cannot blast the soccer ball inside, just music.
Francini and Pozin are part of a three-member...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:40 PM
The new sports complex, Bill Sumner insisted, will not be a 5,000-seat behemoth of a stadium.
Its lights will not shine into neighbors' homes through the night, the longtime Corona del Mar High School track coach said. And its footprint, Sumner added,...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:02 PM
They say that defense wins championships, and that always has seemed to be true for the Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team.
But what makes up a defense? The most obvious piece to the casual fan is the goalie, and the Sailors have two great...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 8:45 PM
The place the Estancia High boys' soccer team frequents is where Abarham Cortez, one of its players, works. Subway is the spot the Eagles bond off the field.
Coaches and teammates say they enjoy watching Cortez make them a sandwich. They joke that he'...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:30 PM
Around the start of Thursday's nonleague match, Palos Verdes High boys' tennis coach Danny Moscovici had a question for Corona del Mar Coach Jamie Gresh.
Moscovici inquired about the whereabouts of CdM junior Chaz Downing, an integral part of the...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:36 PM
Chris Moya has arguably the best hair, the best nickname and the best shot on the Estancia High boys' soccer team. Coach Robert Castellano doesn't care much for the hair and nickname.
As for the shot, it's special. With the shot comes the other two....
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:38 PM
Kelly Tam fell in love with basketball at a young age, but you can't play basketball without a hoop.
Tam said she begged her parents, Leo and Marge, for one. The response wasn't quite what Kelly wanted to hear.
"They were like, 'Oh, where are we going...