| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:52 PM
IRVINE — Newport Harbor High junior girls' water polo player Kate Pipkin got a little bit antsy on the sidelines Wednesday night at Woollett Aquatics Center.
Pipkin was excluded twice in the first quarter of the Sailors' CIF Southern Section...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Getting three sevens can be enough to win a sizable amount of money on a slot machine in Las Vegas.
For the Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team, three upset wins as the No. 7 seed equals the jackpot.
The Sailors indeed entered the CIF...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:02 PM
They say that defense wins championships, and that always has seemed to be true for the Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team.
But what makes up a defense? The most obvious piece to the casual fan is the goalie, and the Sailors have two great...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 6:48 PM
IRVINE — The Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team played Laguna Beach four times this season, saving the best for last.
The Sailors did not roll over in Saturday afternoon's CIF Southern Section Division 1 title match. They came out...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:37 PM
Corona del Mar High alumna Stephania Haralabidis has earned her second straight Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Newcomer of the Week honor for the USC women's water polo team.
Haralabidis, a freshman left-hander with the Trojans, scored three goals in...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Kaleigh Gilchrist, a former Newport Harbor High standout, is definitely excited to visit the White House with the rest of her USC women's water polo teammates on Monday and she has made special plans for the event.
She posted Friday as her status on...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Newport Harbor High alumna Presley Pender, a sophomore on the University of Michigan women's water polo team, has earned Collegiate Water Polo Assn. Western Division Player of the Week honors for the week ending March 9.
Pender led the No. 20-ranked...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Newport Harbor High alumna Kaleigh Gilchrist, Newport Beach resident Danielle Warde and Corona del Mar High sophomore Maddie Musselman all have been named to the USA Water Polo women's senior national team for the Canada Cup.
The Canada Cup will take...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 11:00 PM
To say that Luca Cupido provided memorable moments this year for the Newport Harbor High boys' water polo team would be a bit of an understatement.
Cupido, a senior transfer from Italy, always seemed to be turning heads on the Sailors' pool deck....
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:13 PM
LAKE FOREST — The message was not exactly new, but Newport Harbor High girls' water polo coach Bill Barnett gave it to his girls anyway before Saturday's nonleague game at El Toro.
Barnett told his players that he wanted to see them play good...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:11 PM
There are obvious reasons why first-year Corona del Mar High girls' water polo coach Ross Sinclair would appreciate senior Annie Mortimer.
Mortimer has put in time at the lower levels of the program, building her way to the senior team captain status...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:31 PM
When it comes to the top 10 Newport-Mesa sports stories of 2013, as selected by the Daily Pilot sports staff, a singular mantra emerges: Work hard. Compete. Win. Celebrate. Repeat.
Five of the top six stories in 2013 shared similar status in 2012,...