| Oct 30, 2012
| 9:18 PM
The Mater Dei High boys' frosh/soph water polo team captured the championship of the Gray Lunde Memorial Tournament in Newport Beach Saturday.
The Monarchs defeated Huntington Beach in the final.
Mater Dei beat Corona del Mar in a semifinal match, 4-2....
| Oct 30, 2012
| 11:40 PM
Newport Harbor High senior middle blocker Kevin Rakestraw has verbally committed to the Stanford men's volleyball program, his club team, Balboa Bay Volleyball Club, posted on its Facebook page Monday.
Rakestraw, who is 6-foot-11, earned Daily Pilot...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 11:43 PM
For Matt Barkley Thursday was a return to the school where he made his name and received an honor that football coach Bruce Rollinson said was long overdue.
Jon Walters called his feat a culmination of the work he had put in during his time at Mater Dei...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:32 PM
Newport Harbor High senior Carly Christian earned Player of the Year laurels in the Sunset League for the recently completed girls' water polo season.
Christian is joined on the first team by fellow seniors Elissia Schilling and Avery Peterson, as...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 12:12 AM
*Editor's note: This version has the correct names of the TH Hoops team.
The TH Hoops fifth-grade All-Net basketball team, from Newport Beach, won the NJB All-Net Sectionals Tournament for the boys' Silver Division recently.
The team went undefeated...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 9:50 PM
Some called the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team the team to beat in CIF Southern Section Division 1 all the way back in December.
Foothill Coach Jeff Colton and Newport Harbor Coach Bill Barnett were among those who used those words at the...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 10:58 PM
Corona del Mar High senior Reid Chase, the 2012 Newport-Mesa Player of the Year in boys' water polo, said Thursday he has committed to play at Stanford University.
Chase went on his official visit to Palo Alto in late January, and said he made his final...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 7:26 PM
Corona del Mar High seniors Cassidy Papa, Stephania Haralabidis and Ioanna Haralabidis, as well as Costa Mesa senior Aubry Hill, will be playing in the Orange County Girls' Water Polo All-Star Game on Sunday.
The game is at 3 p.m. at Yorba Linda High....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 9:50 PM
IRVINE — The late UCLA men's basketball coach John Wooden is quoted as saying, "The main ingredient of stardom is the rest of the team."
Some people outside of the team, fairly or unfairly, have called the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 11:21 PM
CIF Southern Section Division 1 semifinal
No. 2 Foothill (25-3) vs. No. 3 Corona del Mar (25-4)
When/where: Wednesday, 5 p.m. at Woollett Aquatics Center in Irvine
Key Knights: Sr. utility Nikki Stansfield (team-high 61 goals); Sr. attacker Brenna...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 9:44 PM
The CIF Southern Section Division 1 girls' water polo championship game featuring Back Bay rivals Corona del Mar High and Newport Harbor is scheduled for Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at Woollett Aquatics Center in Irvine.
The No. 3-seeded Sea Kings (26-4)...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:12 PM
The Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team always has team shirts for the CIF Southern Section Division 1 playoffs.
Most of the time the shirts have funny or silly words on the back, nicknames to describe the players. But for sophomore Ashley Quinn,...