| Apr 16, 2013
| 11:38 PM
The Bird. Turtle. The Backstroke King.
They are known as three of Newport Harbor High's greatest athletes. Newport Harbor's "Big Three" can also be known as among the best in CIF Southern Section history.
George Yardley (basketball), Misty May-Treanor...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:51 PM
UC Irvine junior Franziska Goettsching has been named Big West Conference Player of the Week in women's tennis.
Goettsching earned doubles and singles wins to help UCI defeat Pacific, Wyoming and Sacramento State last week to up its record to 16-3, 5-...
| 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...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 12:06 AM
Costa Mesa Aquatics Club (CMAC) hosted a one-day clinic that gave local youth a chance to train with Olympian Genai Kerr and Masters Polo player Jesse Hatch.
Genai Kerr was the 2004 USA Olympic goalie and a community advocate. He also sits on the...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 11:20 PM
In a move that has stunned much of the Orange County aquatics community, Corona del Mar High girls' water polo coach Sam Bailey resigned Wednesday to take the vacant boys' and girls' water polo head coaching positions at Beckman.
| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:28 AM
The USA Water Polo men's senior national team outlasted Hungary in a shootout, 15-14, in its opening game of the FINA World League Super Final on Tuesday in Chelyabinsk, Russia.
Team USA features Corona del Mar High product John Mann and UC Irvine alumni...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:37 PM
Corona del Mar High senior Ty Hack has signed a national letter of intent to play men's water polo at UC Irvine, Anteaters Coach Marc Hunt has announced.
Hack was honored as a USA Water Polo Outstanding Academic All-American in 2012. He helped Corona...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 10:26 PM
The Costa Mesa Aquatics Club are aiming for gold at the 2013 Junior Olympics in July.
This will be the first year that the new water polo club has participated in the highest tournament in the water polo club scene.
CMAC will be sending three of its...