| Oct 16, 2013
| 11:46 PM
In February, Marina Coskinas helped the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team win its first CIF Southern Section Division 1 title in program history.
Last weekend, she committed to the defending NCAA Division 1 champions.
Call it a win-win...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:20 PM
As young players for the Sage Hill School boys' water polo team, sophomore Rachael Jaffe and freshmen Paige Solaas and Laurenz Dodge could be considered X-factors.
One way they differ from their teammates, though, is the XX chromosome.
| Oct 5, 2013
| 11:15 PM
Luca Cupido is something of a rock star at Newport Harbor High this fall, from the water polo fans who enjoy his electrifying game to the, ahem, high school girls who enjoy his 6-foot-4 frame in a Speedo.
The loudest cheers during introductions at...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:31 PM
The Orange Coast College athletic department announced on its website Friday that all sports have been placed on probation by the California Community College Athletic Assn. for rules violations relating to out-of-season practices by seven fall sports...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:12 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — There was a certain buzz at the pool deck at Newport Harbor High on Tuesday afternoon.
Everyone watched to see what senior Luca Cupido would do next for the Sailors.
Cupido, a 6-foot-4 transfer from Italy, said he arrived in...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 11:58 PM
The gold lamé suit jacket that Steve Hufford brought to the Newport Harbor High gym Wednesday morning for his son, Ramsey, had always been meant as a joke in his family.
Steve Hufford had worn it as a gag to his 20-year high school reunion. Ramsey...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:24 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — Every time Corona del Mar High plays Long Beach Wilson in boys' water polo, Coach Barry O'Dea knows what to expect.
"A one-goal game," he said.
It seems every time the teams go at it, the game is that close.
The Sea Kings'...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 11:05 PM
Corona del Mar High senior Marina Coskinas is the only returning starter for one of the top girls' water polo programs in the country, a program that is coming off winning its first CIF Southern Section Division 1 title.
It's something that Coskinas...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 11:05 PM
Twenty-eight goals is a season's worth for some players.
For Corona del Mar High sophomore girls' water polo player Maddie Musselman, it's been all in a week's work.
Musselman continued her recent hot play Friday night in an Irvine Southern California...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:17 PM
IRVINE — Every tournament, Corona del Mar High girls' water polo sophomore goalie Heidi Ritner seems to get better and better.
There are some other, more well-publicized goalies out there in CIF this year, including two across the Back Bay. But...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 2:57 PM
The Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team will attempt to repeat as CIF Southern Section Division 1 champion as the No. 3 seed.
The Sea Kings (23-4) are the highest seeded team of the three Newport-Mesa squads that are in the CIF Southern Section...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 11:06 PM
The Los Alamitos High girls' water polo team seemed to be full of surprises Wednesday night.
Coach Dave Carlson surprised some at the game, publicly saying for the first time that he plans to step down as Griffins girls' coach after 15 years.