| 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...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 7:54 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Prior to the second sudden-death overtime, the last voice that could be heard before the sprint was that of Newport Harbor High junior Elissia Schilling.
"Hey, let's pick it up right here," Schilling said, before turning to goalie...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 10:37 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — The south side of the Newport Harbor High pool deck — the shady side — was the place to be late on a hot Saturday afternoon.
Few people tried to sit on the other side. The Newport Harbor and Coronado boys' water polo...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 10:14 PM
LONG BEACH — With 13 seniors and one junior on his roster, maturity is not a problem for Corona del Mar High boys' water polo coach Barry O'Dea.
After watching his Sea Kings lose a 16-15 back-and-forth contest to Long Beach Wilson on Tuesday at...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:51 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — The game was played in the pool Friday night, but it ended in a football score.
It wasn't really the result the Corona del Mar High boys' water polo team wanted.
CdM suffered a surprisingly lopsided loss in its home pool,...
| 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...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:20 PM
COSTA MESA — Costa Mesa High senior Wyatt Ferris faced a bit of adversity at the start of Wednesday's Orange Coast League boys' water polo opener against cross-town rival Estancia.
Ferris picked up his second exclusion late in the first quarter....
| Jul 24, 2012
| 10:33 PM
This summer, the Stanley Cup has been on quite an adventure.
It's been a big sippy cup for chocolate milk, traveled in a boat across the waters of Slovenia's Lake Bled and visited Russia, to name a few.
But on Tuesday, NHL's storied trophy made an...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 10:59 PM
IRVINE — The Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team made a bit of a statement Friday night at Woollett Aquatics Center.
Sure, opposing teams can try to drop off the Sailors' perimeter players and focus on emerging center Elissia Schilling.
| Feb 4, 2012
| 8:51 PM
IRVINE — It has become almost a tradition for the Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team every year.
Finish the Irvine Southern California Championships tournament, then sprint off the pool deck to prepare for the winter formal dance that...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 11:40 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Emotions ran high on Senior Night for the Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team.
Senior captain Presley Pender said Coach Bill Barnett even got a bit emotional before Wednesday night's big Sunset League finale against Edison....