| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:37 PM
The water polo game ended in a football score Wednesday, just before the skies opened up with pouring rain.
Two days before the Battle for the Bell football game, the contest was played in water polo at Costa Mesa's pool.
The Mustangs topped rival...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:39 PM
Luca Cupido, the senior transfer from Italy, has become a pretty familiar sight inside the pool at Newport Harbor High this fall.
Cupido's familiarity with another program up the coast aided his college decision.
Cupido has verbally committed to...
| Oct 25, 2013
The high-water mark of the UC Irvine men's water polo season was Sept. 18, after the Anteaters trounced Chapman to improve to 9-0.
Then, the deluge began.
The No. 9-ranked 'Eaters collapsed after taking a 5-4 halftime lead to absorb a 9-6 loss to...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:18 PM
SANTA ANA — Late Saturday afternoon, an emerging goalie at Newport Harbor High prepared to face a shootout shot against one of the better girls' field players that the Sailors have produced.
Welcome to the Futures 50 Classic, which is being played...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:29 AM
SANTA ANA — Meet the new queens.
Same as the old queens.
That's what the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team is hoping for this winter, coming off capturing its first CIF Southern Section Division 1 title. After graduating six starters,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:26 PM
Toward the end of the third period, Costa Mesa High lost its coach. With a four-goal lead, the boys' water polo team didn't need Justin Taylor to stick around on Wednesday.
Tim Postiff, an assistant, took over after Taylor left for a meeting for new...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Corona del Mar High senior Annie Mortimer has verbally committed to play water polo at the University of Michigan, she said Tuesday night.
Mortimer is an emerging center defender for the Sea Kings, who recently won the Foothill Fall Fling preseason...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:29 PM
Family and friends of Al Irwin lined in up in front of the 95-year-old man who sat in a furniture chair in a brand new academic center named after him Wednesday afternoon at UC Irvine.
They wanted to congratulate the legend, who was a great coach at...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:05 AM
Newport Harbor High baseball players Shaun Vetrovec and Connor Seabold signed their letter of intent with UC Irvine and Cal State Fullerton, respectively, on Wednesday, highlighting two seniors who took part on the first day of national signing day....
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Newport Harbor High alumnus Dan Stevens, a freshman at Harvard University, was named the Northern Division Rookie of the Week for men's water polo by the Collegiate Water Polo Assn.
Stevens found the back of the net in all three of Harvard's games last...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Newport Harbor High senior Cleo Harrington has committed to play women's water polo at Harvard University, she said Saturday night.
Harrington is entering her third season as varsity goalie for the Sailors. Last year she made 295 saves, tops among...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Newport Harbor boys' water polo coach Robert Lynn is not one to talk about a potential opponent in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 playoffs and look past the first round.
But Lynn was willing to talk about No. 2-seeded Harvard-Westlake because he...