| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:41 PM
This is the traditional dead period for high school sports, during which players and coaches get a chance to leave their respective sports behind to pursue other interests.
But baseball is never truly left behind in the Patrick Murphy household, and the...
| Aug 1, 2013
As a former minor league catcher, Dominic Campeau knows how to give signs.
Eighteen years ago, he caught Eric Gagne before his hat became as filthy as his pitches. The two played on the Canadian national team. It didn't take long for Campeau to...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Obituary of David L. Roberson
August 16, 1941 – July 20, 2013
David LeRoy Roberson passed away suddenly on July 20, 2013 in his Newport Coast home. He was almost 72. Dave led a full life through faith in and by the grace of Jesus Christ. The...
| Jul 22, 2013
CORONA DEL MAR — The championship that really matters is the CIF Southern Section Division 1 title, and that won't be decided for seven more months.
If there are any girls' water polo teams that know that, it's Back Bay rivals Newport Harbor and...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 7:57 PM
About every other day, Agustin Heredia will call his former basketball coach, Tim O'Brien, a man who impacted his life greatly.
Heredia, the Estancia High boys' basketball coach, enjoyed his days of playing basketball for O'Brien at Estancia, which he...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Newport-Mesa's school board this week showed strong support for funding improvements to sports facilities at its high schools when board members decided which capital improvement projects to prioritize.
At its meeting Tuesday night, Newport-Mesa Unified...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:16 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Kenzie Purcifull and Riley Gerdau have no choice but to wear matching uniforms when playing doubles together during the high school girls' tennis season.
They did so voluntarily Thursday afternoon at The Tennis Club Junior...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:03 AM
The following are the locations where various groups are selling fireworks to raise money, according to permits filed with the city of Costa Mesa. Stands are allowed to sell fireworks from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. until Wednesday. On Thursday, sales are...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Walter August Frome, Jr.
December 2, 1924 - July 1, 2013
Walter A. Frome, Jr. was raised in the small town of Black Earth, Wisconsin, just outside Madison. Growing up, Wally attended Black Earth Elementary and High School where he excelled academically...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:15 PM
But for eight words, Matt Fuerbringer might be a high school basketball coach somewhere, telling stories of a modest college career followed by a brief professional foray overseas.
But those eight words, a recruiting pitch by Tom Pestolesi at Estancia...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:53 AM
With the demands of two young children and running his own finance company, Ryan Gale said his golf clubs spend more and more time in his closet these days. But his diminished time on the course seems not to have hampered his game.
Even the 33-year-old'...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:24 PM
COSTA MESA — Corona del Mar High pretty much ran things for the South in Friday night's Brea Lions Club Orange County North-South Prep All-Star Football Game.
The Sea Kings' staff, led by Scott Meyer, coached the South.
The Sea Kings'...