| Sep 1, 2015
| 11:13 PM
As Newport Harbor High principal Sean Boulton read the name of the Classified Employee of the Year, voted on by the students, everyone in attendance looked toward the corner of the gym, where Ryan O'Donnell walked to accept the award.
O'Donnell, a 6-...
| Aug 5, 2015
| 6:22 PM
The first college to recruit Natalia Bruening was UC Santa Barbara, for women's volleyball. The Gauchos reached out to her at the start of her sophomore year at Corona del Mar High.
Two years later, Bruening has picked UC Santa Barbara, but to play...
| Jul 25, 2015
| 11:34 PM
SANTA ANA — His nose was bloodied, but the determination of Corona del Mar High incoming senior Jon Polos was not broken Saturday evening.
When Polos took an elbow to the nose early in the second half of CdM Polo's USA Water Polo Junior Olympics...
| Jul 29, 2015
| 10:06 PM
"I don't know why you say goodbye, I say hello" – The Beatles
The summer before heading off to college can be an exciting one, full of opportunity. That certainly seems to be true for Corona del Mar High graduates Eliza Britt, Grace Morgan and...
| Jul 31, 2015
| 5:09 PM
For a private high school that's only being around since 2000, Sage Hill School has built quite the girls' volleyball program.
The school has won four CIF Southern Section titles, including three in the last four years. Many key players off those...
| Jul 22, 2015
| 6:58 PM
Jessica Perry has stepped down after seven years as Estancia High girls' soccer coach, she said Wednesday.
Perry had an emotional meeting with a group of Estancia varsity players on Wednesday morning at incoming junior Katarina Freiberger's house. She...
| Jul 23, 2015
| 9:50 PM
Tim Parsel has seen a lot in more than four decades coaching and teaching in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District.
He said highlights for him include winning three league titles in four seasons as Estancia High boys' basketball coach from 1992 to...
| Jul 22, 2015
| 10:45 PM
Three high school football teams used Jim Scott Stadium as its home field last season. That number will almost double this season.
With the upcoming $8.5-million renovation to Davidson Field, which Newport Harbor and Corona del Mar call home, there will...
| Aug 25, 2015
| 8:33 PM
Dan O'Shea's second attempt as a head coach of a high school football team is different. He's 45 now, 12 years older than the first time he took the reigns of a program.
The situation at Corona del Mar is quite the contrast from O'Shea's first chance to...
| Aug 22, 2015
| 8:13 PM
Abram Booty smiles when asked about his coaching staff for the Sage Hill School football team this season.
Booty, the first-year head coach and former LSU and pro wide receiver, has assembled some former college and professional football stars on his...
| Aug 22, 2015
| 8:12 PM
As the Sage Hill School football team practiced this week, there was noise on the usually quiet campus.
Bulldozers were at work in a dirt area immediately to the south of the football field. Construction is underway for six tennis courts, which are...
| Aug 20, 2015
| 9:19 PM
Amber Peters has resigned as Estancia High girls' water polo coach after two seasons, she confirmed Thursday night.
Peters has accepted a full-time teaching position at Stauffer Middle School in Downey, she said.
"There would be absolutely no way...