| Nov 20, 2014
| 9:01 PM
The football field at Trabuco Hills High holds a special place in Brett Greenlee's heart.
He doesn't play for the school, or attend it. In fact, his team, top-seeded Corona del Mar, is traveling to Trabuco Hills on Friday for the quarterfinals of the...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 12:59 PM
This year the NFL raised the profile of head injuries in contact sports, highlighting the prevalence of concussions on the field and kicking off concern among parents of high school and club sports athletes.
Unfortunately, some of what parents are...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 11:29 PM
Before Corona del Mar High senior Kirsten Hansen ever broke in a pair of running shoes, before she ever worried about her mile time, she was an actor.
It began when Hansen was little, when she used to watch the "Cats" musical on repeat. Her mother,...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 11:17 PM
A soccer team is only as good as its defense, and the defense of the Corona del Mar High girls' soccer team might appear to be in flux as the season begins.
But sophomore goalkeeper Ally Lozano did a lot to quiet those concerns Tuesday night, as the Sea...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 3:00 PM
A... Arthur Pescan. This Corona del Mar High School junior seems to do it all — cross country, the school musical, class president, mock trial, standing up to an angry crowd to support a new school sports complex. A school board trustee once said...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:32 PM
A mom never forgets her child's birthday.
The one that stands out the most to Mary Lynn Gaddis is her son Riley Gaddis' second birthday. There wasn't much to celebrate on that day 16 years ago.
On the day Riley turned 2, Mary Lynn learned her son...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 11:34 PM
CIF Southern Section Team Southern Divisional
Alyaa Abdulghany shot three-under-par 67 to earn medalist honors and led Corona del Mar High to a 10th-place finish Thursday on the Mesa Linda course at Costa Mesa Country Club.
Gabby Finear and Lauren...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 11:33 PM
Rarely does Cameron Curet take a play off in a Costa Mesa High football game.
He runs the ball, catches the ball, kicks the ball, punts the ball, returns the ball, intercepts the ball, deflects the ball, and tackles whoever has the ball.
| Nov 1, 2014
| 8:41 PM
Alyaa Abdulghany realizes the power of first impressions.
At 4-foot-11, the Corona del Mar High sophomore stands out on the golf course for her height — or lack thereof.
"Quite the short one," Abdulghany said, flashing a big smile that reveals...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 11:03 PM
Sage Hill def. Calvary Chapel Downey
Maddy Abbott had 27 assists and seven aces to help lead the Lightning to a 25-5, 25-9, 25-13 Academy League win Thursday.
Kekai Whitford had eight kills, Jade Blevins had seven kills and six digs...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:59 PM
Waking up at 5 o'clock on a freezing-cold morning to play in a volleyball tournament with my clique-filled team had not been one of the top things I was feeling excited about doing, and yet, my commitment and loyalty had prevailed over my need to play...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Leading up to last week's football game, Corona del Mar High's Barrett Barbato switched sides. He went from strong safety to lining up at tailback in practice.
All week CdM's defense gave Barbato an earful before its Pacific Coast League game against...