| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Every college football season, Bo St. Geme and his father, Ed St. Geme, make a trip up north to catch a Stanford game. The father and son tend to stay at a family member's house in Menlo Park, which is a short drive to the stadium on campus.
| Dec 21, 2013
| 7:55 PM
CARSON — Corona del Mar High football defensive coordinator Dan O'Shea is not one to beat around the bush.
The Sea Kings had a historic run this season, including their third straight CIF Southern Section Southern Division title. They didn't...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 3:45 PM
CARSON — Corona del Mar High made history on Saturday afternoon.
The Sea Kings are the first high school football team in California to finish a season a perfect 16-0. They capped their historic run with a 27-15 win against Atherton Sacred Heart...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:11 PM
The Costa Mesa High cheer program has gained a recent string of success, culminating with a prestigious award.
Costa Mesa won the American School Spirit Award, as the top cheer program in the nation, from the University Cheerleaders Assn.
It marks the...
| 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'...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 8:50 PM
The key chain isn't really gaudy. It simply says "Team USA," but Corona del Mar High junior Hayley Hodson smiles when it's brought up.
Those two words encompass many of Hodson's hopes and dreams. They are most likely part of her past, present and...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:39 PM
When Sage Hill School girls' volleyball coach Dan Thomassen compares his star outside hitter Kekai Whitford to Bo Jackson, there is admittedly a bit of a disconnect.
Jackson was known for being a freak athlete, a two-sport star in professional...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Regarding your Sept. 12 story "Sports Stadiums or a Theater?": Many people love a good high school football game. There is no question that kids benefit from athletics. But high school drama programs are just as important.
Our son met his wife in the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:59 PM
On many Tuesday nights, up to two dozen football players pack a classroom at Costa Mesa High. They arrive after a long and grueling football practice for help with their schoolwork.
Some players don't even have to show up for tutoring. They come and...