| May 8, 2015
| 9:29 PM
STANFORD — The notion that Cal held on for a 6-5 victory over UC Irvine in the quarterfinals of the NCAA women's water polo championship on Friday could easily be challenged by the viewpoint that the Anteaters, with untimely misplays, simply gave it...
| May 23, 2015
| 8:30 PM
The seeds for becoming an award-winning writer were planted at Newport Harbor High for Maria Arena Bell.
Some of her best memories at the school where she graduated in 1981 came from Fabian Giroux, an Advanced Placement Art History teacher, one of...
| May 28, 2015
| 5:27 AM
Shortly after introducing himself as the new girls' water polo coach at Corona del Mar High, Kevin Ricks challenged his players during an afternoon meeting on Wednesday.
"With CdM, there is tremendous tradition," said Ricks, a former Santa Margarita...
| May 28, 2015
| 8:34 PM
The honorees expressed appreciation as they were inducted into the Newport Harbor High School Hall of Fame on Wednesday night at the school.
Bob Rogers (class of 1968) used his induction speech to challenge the current students at his Newport Beach alma...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 7:44 PM
Carlee Kapana (Newport Harbor High), Maddie Musselman (Corona del Mar) and Kaleigh Gilchrist (Newport Harbor alumna, USC) are on the 13-athlete roster that will represent Team USA at the FINA Women's Intercontinental Tournament April 28-May 3 in Auckland,...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 4:10 PM
The Costa Mesa Aquatics Club 10-and-under co-ed team, led by Head Coach Constance Brannick, won the gold medal in its division of the KAP7 tournament in Orange County after beating Rose Bowl club, 15-10, in the championship game on Sunday.
| Apr 15, 2015
| 5:38 PM
The humility of Newport Harbor High senior goalkeeper Carlee Kapana is as genuine as her talent in girls' water polo.
Kapana won't talk trash against rival Corona del Mar. But to find the reason the Sailors beat the Sea Kings all three times this past...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 9:04 PM
The Marian Bergeson Aquatics Center at Corona del Mar High hosted some world-class water polo last week with the FINA Men's Intercontinental Tournament.
Those looking for a high-level high school swim meet can return to the CdM pool deck on Wednesday....
| Apr 8, 2015
| 5:03 PM
There were two big names left off the inaugural Newport Harbor Hall of Fame class last year. But there was no way Aaron Peirsol and Steve Timmons would be denied this time around.
Peirsol, the five-time Olympic gold medalist and backstroke world-...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 5:51 PM
Benoit Viollier, a senior at Saint Francis High School in Mountain View, Calif., has signed a national letter of intent with the UC Irvine men's water polo program, announced by Anteaters' head coach Marc Hunt.
Viollier, a three-year starter at goalie...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 2:58 PM
Should the Newport Harbor High School pool be named for retired water polo coach Bill Barnett?
Residents are being asked to indicate whether they favor or oppose the naming via an online survey. They have until April 17 to weigh in, and results are...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 9:25 PM
She's only about a month into her high school swimming career, but Corona del Mar High freshman Eva Merrell is already doing the limbo with the times on the CdM record board.
How low can she go? Nobody knows, not even Merrell.
Just know that her...