| May 28, 2015
| 10:05 PM
When it comes to youth soccer, the team that clumps together usually slumps together.
For the girls' third- and fourth-grade Silver Division team from Lincoln Elementary, spreading out Thursday allowed the Leopards to pounce from the periphery on...
| May 28, 2015
| 5:31 AM
As Aiden Higuera's goal total continued to mount, the uninitiated soccer observers began to consider potential terminology to describe his scoring feat, when the familiar hat trick no longer applied.
When four Higuera goals became five to help the Rea...
| May 28, 2015
| 5:30 AM
Had Wednesday's Daily Pilot Cup girls' fifth- and sixth-grade Gold Division soccer game between Harbor Day School and Mariners Christian been scored according to baseball rules, Harbor Day's Izzy Morin might have been credited with a win and a save....
| May 20, 2015
| 11:39 AM
Newport Harbor High created some big news with coach hirings within the past year including Rocky Ciarelli (boys' volleyball), Aaron Peirsol (boys' swim) and Ross Sinclair (boys' water polo).
The Sailors added two more coaches to NHHS Athletics...
| May 15, 2015
| 9:42 PM
OAK PARK — Sage Hill School senior Gordon Strelow had quite an eventful Friday.
Strelow took the AP Microeconomics test Friday morning, along with Sage Hill boys' tennis teammate Amir Soleimany. At 10 a.m., while Strelow and Soleimany were...
| May 13, 2015
| 11:20 PM
IRVINE — The loudest chants began late in the first half for a player who wasn't even playing for the host Orange County Blues FC.
Close to four dozen fans came out to support Rony Argueta against the Blues on Wednesday. For most of the night, the...
| May 9, 2015
| 10:01 PM
Don't cross Newport Harbor High junior Jordan Rausch in lacrosse, and you'll be sorry if you play against her in the board game "Sorry."
"When I get sent back or people switch my pawns with theirs, ooh, I get upset," Rausch said. "Yeah, I'm bad with...
| May 6, 2015
| 1:59 AM
In lacrosse, like many other sports, it takes a solid team defense to advance in the playoffs.
So it made sense when Corona del Mar High girls' lacrosse Coach Aly Simons gave the game ball to the entire defense following Tuesday's 11-8 home win over...
| May 1, 2015
| 7:24 PM
The results so far have been anything but blue for the Orange County Blues Football Club.
One of 24 teams in the United Soccer League, a Division III professional men's soccer league in the United States Soccer Federation, the Blues had won three of...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 11:00 PM
Corona del Mar High girls' basketball Coach Mark Decker talked with pride during the season about the number of two-sport athletes on his team.
Junior Natalia Bruening, the Sea Kings' 6-foot-4 forward, would be at the top of that list.
| Apr 17, 2015
| 8:37 PM
In four years of varsity girls' soccer for Estancia High, Alba Barrios was always a fighter on the pitch.
The senior midfielder and co-captain was fiery. Anyone who watched the Eagles' games would understand Coach Jessica Perry calling Barrios the heart...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 11:19 PM
Five weeks have passed since Nikolai Sadeghi played his final boys' soccer match with Sage Hill School. The senior's first contest was in early December.
Aside from having a new coach for the fourth time in as many years with the Lightning, the start of...