| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:21 PM
Maddie Binder has been a scoring machine lately for the Corona del Mar High girls' soccer team, and her mother Rhonda couldn't be more proud.
On Tuesday, Rhonda celebrated her 53rd birthday, and joked with her daughter that a goal would be a good...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:31 PM
There was talk that Kevin Pizarro might never play for the Estancia High boys' soccer team again. Pizarro thought about sticking with club soccer and dropping the sport in high school.
The trend nowadays for teenagers as talented as Pizarro is for...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 9:20 PM
CORONA — Corona del Mar High girls' soccer coach Bryan Middleton definitely knows how to read the mood of his players.
Middleton said something that made the Sea Kings loudly cheer Saturday afternoon at Centennial High. It came after a 2-1 loss...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 9:13 PM
When Newport Harbor High girls' soccer coach Larry Draluck compares sophomore forward Sianna Siemonsma to retired basketball center Shaquille O'Neal, it might seem like a stretch.
Siemonsma stands 5-foot-8. O'Neal is 7-1 and upward of 300 pounds....
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:48 PM
HAWAIIAN GARDENS — Bad luck and injuries converged on the Estancia High girls' soccer team at the wrong time Monday afternoon.
Two shots — one with an empty net — clanged off the right post in the second half of the Eagles' Best in the...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:55 PM
PLACENTIA — Senior Ricky Gutierrez had a goal and an assist to lead the Eagles in the championship game of the North Orange County Classic on Tuesday at Valencia High.
Senior Christian Monroy's unassisted goal in the 25th minute opened the scoring...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 9:02 PM
UC Irvine senior Cameron Iwasa has been named second-team All-American by the National Soccer Coaches Assn. of America.
Iwasa shares the school record for matches played (85) after starting all 25 matches in 2014. He recorded six goals and six assists...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 8:14 PM
OCEANSIDE — Newport Harbor High won a pair of pool-play games Saturday at Oceanside Soccer Complex, defeating Calexico, 1-0, and Chaparral, 2-1.
Brandon Varela and Alan Alcantara scored for the Sailors (6-2-2) against...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 9:25 PM
CHINO HILLS --- Sometimes the Corona del Mar High girls' basketball team meets a team that just can't contend with its size.
Walnut certainly had that problem Tuesday night in an Ayala Best in the West Tournament semifinal game.
The Mustangs had...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 7:40 PM
1) April Ross
The Costa Mesa resident and Newport Harbor High product was named Most Valuable Player by the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals beach tour and was also USA Volleyball's female beach player of the year after a dominant season with partner...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 9:37 PM
Things seem to be coming together nicely for the Newport Harbor High girls' basketball team.
In her second season as head coach, Shelly VanDusen has a large senior class of eight players. Many of them were coached by VanDusen as freshmen in 2011-12,...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Sage Hill School sophomore Julia Lowe is used to people mispronouncing her last name.
It's pronounced "Lau," not "Low." But it's also not exactly a subject that Lowe is sensitive about.
"My family, we don't really correct people as much anymore,"...