| Apr 17, 2014
On the first day high school seniors can sign a national letter of intent during the NCAA spring period, Newport-Mesa athletes committed to colleges on Wednesday.
Corona del Mar High had the most sign national letters of intent with five. The Sea Kings...
| 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...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 8:26 AM
After dropping from No. 2 to No. 7 in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 poll and finishing second in the Sunset League, the Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team did not necessarily come into the playoffs with positive momentum.
| Feb 22, 2014
| 8:55 PM
After a hot shooting start, Newport Harbor High junior Ellie Reid hit the wall about halfway through the girls' water polo season.
The left-hander was battling fatigue, sickness and a nagging shoulder injury. She stopped scoring as many goals, not...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:36 PM
The last time that the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team played Santa Barbara, CdM sophomore Maddie Musselman burned the Dons.
She scored five goals in the Irvine Southern California Championships quarterfinal game Feb. 7, matching Santa...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:10 PM
A fan brought a sign to Saturday's CIF Southern Section Division 1 girls' water polo quarterfinal playoff game at Newport Harbor High.
"We're Number Seven! (Yeah right)," the sign read.
The host Sailors, indeed seeded No. 7, were playing host to No. 2...
| 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 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 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...