| Dec 31, 2012
| 3:20 PM
There were several valuable lessons to learn for young athletes at a water polo clinic at Costa Mesa Aquatic Center Saturday afternoon.
There so many messages to keep tucked away, or perhaps write them down, stick them onto a wall.
Some of the...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 9:45 PM
Corona del Mar High senior Jake Wyatt has committed to play water polo at Brown University, he announced in an email Wednesday.
Wyatt was a third team All-CIF Southern Section Division 1 performer for CdM in 2012. He also earned Newport-Mesa Dream...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:16 PM
Carly Christian got to experience winning a CIF Southern Section Division 1 title a year early.
Like many prep water polo players, Christian thought that her senior year would be her best shot at the title. But she helped the upstart Newport Harbor High...
| 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...
| 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....
| Dec 8, 2012
| 8:50 PM
SANTA BARBARA — Want a sure-fire way to boost the confidence of a high school girls' water polo team?
Send them on the road, way north on Highway 101, to begin the season. Take away three of their starters for the weekend, girls regarded as some...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 10:59 PM
Corona del Mar 63, Culver City 58
WESTMINSTER — Senior guard Blake Grable finished with 20 points in the Sea Kings' first-round game at the Charlie Wilkens Memorial tournament at Westminster High on Tuesday.
The Sea Kings...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 11:18 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — He may have seen his team let a one-goal lead slip through its grasp at home, but there was no panic from Newport Harbor girls' water polo coach Bill Barnett.
After all, it was just the Sailors' second game of the season.
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:07 PM
Newport Harbor High senior Dan Stevens, a standout boys' water polo player, has decided to play for Harvard University, he said in an email Thursday, when he received his formal acceptance letter.
Stevens was recently named Sunset League Player of the...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:22 PM
Ally McCormick's status seemed in doubt prior to her senior year with the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team.
Consider that water polo is really a year-long sport at CdM, with night leagues in the spring and fall and various tournaments in the...