| Apr 4, 2013
| 10:59 PM
When Newport Harbor High hosted a men's water polo pre-Olympic showcase last May, the pool deck was absolutely packed.
Many felt that it was an appropriate place to watch some world-class water polo. One of those people was former Corona del Mar and...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:32 PM
IRVINE — Growing up, Kaleigh Gilchrist always was known as the two-sport star.
She was a surfer, and she was a water polo player. She was great with a board and a big wave, or with a No. 15 cap on her dome in the pool.
Gilchrist, the former...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Olympic gold medalist Courtney Mathewson and fellow Olympic water polo player Shea Buckner will host a clinic at the Costa Mesa Aquatic Center from noon to 4 p.m. on Dec. 29.
Participants will have a chance to get autographs, learn about the sport of...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 9:21 PM
COSTA MESA — Newport Harbor High sophomore Carlee Kapana could be a varsity starter on the majority of girls' water polo teams in Orange County.
The Sailors have another great goalie playing on varsity, junior Cleo Harrington. Kapana plays on...
| 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...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 10:39 AM
1.) Our Olympians: No one made us prouder this year than the capable athletes, coaches and announcers from Newport Beach, Costa Mesa and Irvine who represented Team USA in the 2012 Summer Olympics Games in London. They grew up, trained or live here. Costa...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 8:23 PM
Just five days after the season ended for his Corona del Mar High boys' water polo team, senior Reid Chase was on a plane for Singapore.
Chase headed overseas for training, prior to the inaugural FINA Youth World Championships in Perth, Australia....
| 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....