| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:05 PM
Getting a No. 2 seed doesn't always mean you have a chance at finishing No. 1. Just ask Corona del Mar High Coach Ryan Schachter.
Two days after his Sea Kings earned a No. 2 seed in the CIF Southern Section Division 3A boys' basketball playoffs,...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 11:14 PM
Sage Hill 6, Oxford Academy 0
Lexi Magliarditi scored a hat trick in the Academy League win for the Lightning, the league champions who went undefeated in league with no goals allowed, Thursday.
Rachael Jaffe, Maya Roston and Ellie...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 9:08 PM
Next week the Corona del Mar High boys' volleyball team will hold its first practice indoors. Ryan Moss, one of the program's top players, won't be there because he will be with the boys' basketball team at CdM.
The first practice for the school's...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 6:20 PM
Beating Academy League rival St. Margaret's is a goal of any Sage Hill team. In girls' soccer, though, that goal hasn't always been so realistic.
The Tartans have been the class of the league for years, winning four CIF Southern Section titles since...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 9:28 PM
As brothers, Robert and Xavier Castellano know each other extremely well.
For instance, they know one important fact about each other and it's very crucial at this time of the year.
They know to steer clear of each other because their teams are...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 9:22 PM
Matt Ctvrtlik is the third teenage son in his family to attend Corona del Mar High. Just like the other two, Josef and Erik, Matt took up two sports at CdM, volleyball and basketball.
The father of the three boys is Bob Ctvrtlik, one of the most...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:51 PM
As many as 500 high school football players are expected to participate in the third annual California Showcase at the Orange County Great Park in Irvine on Feb. 21.
The free one-day, non-profit event is presented by former UCLA head coach Terry...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:18 PM
Before the Sage Hill School boys' soccer team held tryouts in the fall, Zach Burns learned he was going to play for a new coach. Burns' coach, Gabriel Lucatero, at the time told him so.
Lucatero convened the team and informed Burns and the rest of the...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:55 PM
The Newport-Mesa Federation of Teachers, the union for teachers in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District, announced the Teachers of the Year at 27 schools. They are:
Adams Elementary: Alice Formaneck
Andersen Elementary: Janet Bissett
| Jan 26, 2015
| 2:20 PM
He was a talented sportswriter who could write circles around most of his contemporaries.
When we first met in 1967, I viewed him from afar in the Santa Ana (now Orange County) Register newsroom, where I worked as a copy boy.
He was Carl Sawyer, a...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 8:17 PM
They say that what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas.
But Sage Hill School junior Lexi Magliarditi left Las Vegas last summer to pursue opportunities in soccer, the sport that she loves.
Magliarditi moved in with her aunt and uncle, Francine and Nick,...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 11:11 PM
Estancia 2, Costa Mesa 0
Junior Kevin Pizarro had a goal and an assist to lead the host Eagles in the Orange Coast League clash on Friday.
Pizarro's cross set up Ricardo Gutierrez's goal in the 25th minute. Pizarro then had an unassisted...