| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:59 PM
Cole Kinder talks with somewhat of a Scottish accent and he's not Scottish. Whenever people hear him talk for the first time, they ask Kinder, "Where are you from?"
"I tell them I'm from Hoag Hospital," said Kinder, who tends to elicit a strange look,...
| 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 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,...
| 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...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Amid the unrelenting furor surrounding the NFL and domestic violence the past three weeks, a critically important story concerning football, and all collision sports slipped by virtually unnoticed.
A projection was made from NFL documents in the...
| 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...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 12:58 AM
BOYS' WATER POLO
Corona del Mar 16, Irvine 9
IRVINE — Jack Trush had four goals for the Sea Kings in Thursday's Pacific Coast League road opener.
Brendan Hack scored three goals for CdM (6-2, 1-0 in league), and Foster Hoose and Jack Kline each...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:26 PM
When Rocky Ciarelli retired from a storied 24-year volleyball coaching career at his alma mater Huntington Beach High in 2008, he said he never had any plans to return to the high school game. It took a friend to lure him back, but not with the Oilers....
| Oct 7, 2014
| 11:49 PM
Kintka Keju amassed 32 assists to help lead the Costa Mesa High girls' volleyball team past crosstown rival Estancia, 25-20, 25-27, 25-10, 25-16, in the Mustangs' gym Tuesday night.
Cat Kricorian recorded 10 kills and 12 digs and Stephanie Willett...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 11:26 PM
In a different world, Corona del Mar High senior Ashton Jajonie might have played in a different Battle of the Bay game.
Jajonie's mother, Krista, was known as Krista Lesh when she swam at CdM in the late 1980s. She prodded Ashton to try water polo, and...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 11:33 PM
Not many will remember how on the first play from scrimmage last week Keaton Cablay dropped an easy pass. Cablay does, and he can laugh about it now.
He made sure to come up with the pass on the game's final play.
The pass went in Cablay's direction,...
| 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...