| 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 1, 2013
| 7:20 PM
As young players for the Sage Hill School boys' water polo team, sophomore Rachael Jaffe and freshmen Paige Solaas and Laurenz Dodge could be considered X-factors.
One way they differ from their teammates, though, is the XX chromosome.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:18 PM
It would be fair to say that Luca Cupido has taken the Newport Harbor High aquatics community by storm.
The 6-foot-4 senior has made waves ever since arriving in Newport Beach two months ago from his hometown of Santa Margherita Ligure, along the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:19 PM
BOYS' WATER POLO
S&R Southern California Tournament
IRVINE — Newport Harbor High advanced to the semifinals after winning two games Friday at the Woollett Aquatic Center.
The Sailors (15-3) will play against Sacred Heart Saturday at 12:p.m., with...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 11:26 PM
IRVINE — The CIF Southern Section Division 1 boys' water polo playoffs are still about a month away, but it's never too early to start thinking about them.
Perhaps more accurately, it's never too early to start thinking about avoiding Mater Dei in...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 11:52 PM
Two Sunset League games into the schedule, the Newport Harbor High boys' water polo team has faced two tough tests.
In the end, though, the Sailors just had too much Luca Cupido on Wednesday night against Edison.
Cupido continued to shine. The...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 11:46 PM
In February, Marina Coskinas helped the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team win its first CIF Southern Section Division 1 title in program history.
Last weekend, she committed to the defending NCAA Division 1 champions.
Call it a win-win...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Jocelyn Manderino wrote a telling quote on her Twitter account, @flip612, before the big game.
"Never give up; for even rivers someday wash dams away," Manderino posted, the quote attributed to Arthur Golden. She added two hashtags, "#gameday" and "#...
| 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...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Goalkeeper Carlee Kapana, Maddie Musselman, Rachael Whitelegge and Brianna Daboub are local players who were named to the women's 17U roster for the 2013 UANA Pan American Youth Water Polo Championships.
The team, coached by Natalie Benson, will...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:45 PM
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA — Corona del Mar High incoming senior Matt Sherburne recorded four goals in regulation, but it wasn't enough to lift the 12th-seeded CdM Polo B boys' team to an upset win against top-seeded South Coast in the USA Water Polo...