| May 16, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The trip from Corona del Mar High to Ojai's Libbey Park is only about 124 miles. If you don't hit too much traffic, you can get there in about two hours.
CdM juniors Carson Williams and Josh Kliger were two tennis players who didn't mind making that...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 10:24 PM
COSTA MESA — After his team defeated Saddleback by seven goals in the Grafton Weiss Memorial Tournament on Sept. 22, Costa Mesa High boys' water polo coach Justin Taylor said he expected a closer game in league.
Instead, what he got was an even...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 11:37 PM
HUNTINGTON BEACH — Rhetoric was in no short supply on the night of the first presidential debate.
The front runner in the Sunset League boys' water polo race? That was to be decided in the pool, where Newport Harbor High faced Los Alamitos.
| Oct 6, 2012
| 11:23 PM
IRVINE — The six-on-five was crisp out of the timeout for the Newport Harbor High boys' water polo team.
Mitch Mendoza passed it to Preston Lee, who found Dan Stevens for a strong shot and goal.
"It was Preston to the post, and slam dunk," Newport...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 7:42 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — The match could not have started much better for the Corona del Mar High boys' water polo team.
The Sea Kings scored the first two goals and saw visiting Mater Dei's starting center defender foul out. They even allowed themselves...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 8:52 PM
LAKE FOREST — A potential game-tying shot ricocheted off the post with one second left to provide frustration for the Newport Harbor High boys' water polo team, while giving confidence to El Toro.
The final buzzer sounded and the Chargers earned...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 11:34 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — "Ro-bert! Ro-bert!"
Corona del Mar High students used the chant a couple of different times Saturday night in the Battle of the Bay boys' water polo match. Newport Harbor Coach Robert Lynn said he didn't mind it.
| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:46 PM
Curtis Fink has a certain passion for the sport of water polo.
That might help explain how, at 5-foot-11 and 180 pounds, he is believed to have drawn the most exclusions this year for the Newport Harbor High boys' water polo team.
And if he is fouled...
| May 26, 2012
| 9:37 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — The home-pool advantage was as welcome as ever for the U.S. men's national water polo team on Saturday. But the six-on-five advantage was another matter in a 8-7 exhibition loss to Croatia at Newport Harbor High.
| May 27, 2012
| 5:17 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — On this day, the power play was working for the U.S. men's water polo national team.
In roughly two months, Team USA hopes to make an Olympic power play on an even bigger stage in London.
Momentum could be gained from a good result...
| Nov 4, 2012
SANTA ANA — Much of the talk in high school boys' water polo over the past week has been about the CIF Southern Section Division 1 seedings.
Coaches have made cases for being No. 2 or No. 3. A big reason that's important is that nobody wants to...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:28 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — Tumua Anae is often seen as reserved, a calming influence on the United States women's water polo Olympic team.
Still, do not think for a second that she isn't extremely thrilled to be representing her country in her first...