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  • CIF-SS to vote on earlier start date for some sports By STEVE FRYER
    The CIF-Southern Section Council, the section’s legislative body, will meet Wednesday to vote on proposals that include changing the first day of competition and final day of competition for a few sports’ seasons for the 2016-17 school year. If the proposal is approved, it would move the date of first contest for girls tennis
    Thu Jan 21, 2016
  • Girls water polo O.C. Top 10 (1-11-16) By DAN ALBANO
    1. Laguna Beach 2. Foothill 3. Orange Lutheran 4. Corona del Mar 5. Mater Dei 6. Newport Harbor 7. Huntington Beach 8. El Toro 9. San Clemente 10. Los Alamitos
    Mon Jan 11, 2016
  • 2015 All-league girls volleyball teams
    The all-league girls volleyall teams for the 2015 season.  GIRLS VOLLEYBALL ACADEMY LEAGUE MVP: Gabrielle Benck, St. Margaret’s, Sr. First team: Gabrielle Benck, St. Margaret’s, Sr.; Charlotte Duran, St. Margaret’s, Sr.; Gracyn
    Mon Dec 28, 2015
  • All-County girls volleyball: First team By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    The Register’s All-County first team for 2015. FIRST TEAM Allison Kantor, Trabuco Hills, Sr., OH/Opp The Register’s player of the year. Read about Kantor. Natalia Bruening, Corona del Mar, Sr., MB Bruening gave the Sea Kings an ad
    Fri Dec 18, 2015
  • Girls volleyball player of the year: Allison Kantor, Trabuco Hills By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Allison Kantor easily could have chosen a different path to college. The last four years of her life have been consumed with volleyball, but there was another sport that grabbed her attention as a little kid. “I played soccer, my whole family played soccer,” Kantor said. “I always thought I was going to p
    Fri Dec 18, 2015
  • Girls volleyball coach of the year: Craig Moothart, Trabuco Hills By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    A few years ago, Trabuco Hills girls volleyball coach Craig Moothart took a risk and hoped it would pay off down the line. Moothart let a group of underclassmen get an on-court learning experience at the varsity level. Not surprisingly, the Mustangs took their bumps and bruises that season. Last year, the Mustangs started
    Fri Dec 18, 2015
  • All-Country girls volleyball: Second, third, fourth teams By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    The Register’s All-County girls volleyball teams for 2015. SECOND TEAM Camryn Sanchez, Huntington Beach, Jr., OH Cindy Tran, Beckman, Sr., MB Yagoda Jedrzejczak, Esperanza, Sr., MB Rachel Ritchie, Mater Dei, Jr., OH Ca
    Fri Dec 18, 2015
  • Aliso Niguel's Plummer is Gatorade state player of the year By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Aliso Niguel senior Kathryn Plummer has been selected the Gatorade state volleyball player of the year, it was announced Tuesday. The Stanford-bound player, who split time at setter and opposite hitter this season, is the first county girls volleyball player to receive this award since Orange Lutheran’s Lauren Corp in
    Tue Dec 08, 2015
  • Trabuco Hills falls on road to Redondo in regional final By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    REDONDO BEACH – The final chapter of the memorable season for the Trabuco Hills girls volleyball team was finally written Tuesday night. Trabuco Hills, which accomplished a long list of goals this season including winning its first league title and CIF title, was unable to summon one final road victory and eventually fell to host R
    Tue Dec 01, 2015
  • Fall notes: Trabuco Hills to play for spot in state final
    Trabuco Hills is the lone county girls volleyball team still alive in the CIF State playoffs. The Mustangs will attempt to book their spot in the state final when they play at Redondo Union on Tuesday at 7 p.m. This will be the first meeting between the two teams this season. Redondo Union, which lost to Mater Dei in the CIF-SS D
    Mon Nov 30, 2015
  • Girls volleyball athlete of the week: Allison Kantor, Trabuco Hills By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Allison Kantor Trabuco Hills Kantor, a senior outside hitter, started the CIF Southern California Regionals with a bang, recording 29 kills in a four-set victory over Cathedral Catholic and 25 in a five-set victory over Mater Dei to advanced the Mustangs to regional finals tonight. Contact the writer:
    Mon Nov 30, 2015
  • Girls scholar-athlete of the week: Amanda Ashworth, Whittier Chr. By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    AMANDA ASHWORTH WHITTIER CHRISTIAN VOLLEYBALL GPA: 4.33 Ashworth is a senior outside hitter for the Heralds. She’s enrolled in World Views, Statistics, Spanish 3, AP Literature and AP Government. She’s interested in attending either Stanford, UCLA or USC and plans to major in So
    Mon Nov 30, 2015
  • CIF Girls Volleyball Regional Final schedule By: DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Here is the schedule for the Tuesday's regional finals. The winners will advance to the CIF State Finals, Dec. 5 at Santiago Canyon College *********************************** Tuesday All matches start at 7 p.m. Division I Northern: Menlo-Atherton at Monte Vista
    Sun Nov 29, 2015
  • Trabuco Hills continues to defy odds in volleyball regionals By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    The magical ride of a season will make at least one more stop for the Trabuco Hills girls volleyball team. After capturing the program’s first CIF title last week, the Mustangs started their CIF Southern California Division I Regional playoffs as the sixth seed. The Mustangs opened with a road victory over Cathedral Catholic, then
    Sat Nov 28, 2015
  • Girls volleyball regionals: Saturday's schedule
    Schedule for the CIF State girls volleyball playoffs. SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA REGIONAL DIVISION I Second round, Saturday, 7 p.m. Redondo at Torrey Pines Trabuco Hills at Mater Dei DIVISION II Second round, Saturday, 7 p.m.
    Thu Nov 26, 2015
  • Final girls volleyball O.C. Top 10 (11-23-15) By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    1. Mater Dei 2. Huntington Beach 3. Santa Margarita 4. Trabuco Hills 5. Corona del Mar 6. Edison 7. Aliso Niguel 8. Beckman 9. Los Alamitos 10. Laguna Beach
    Mon Nov 23, 2015
  • Girls volleyball athlete of the week: Shannon Geraty, SVC By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Shannon Geraty Saddleback Valley Christian Gerraty, a senior middle blocker, recorded 22 kills, eight in the deciding fifth set to lead the Warriors to their third consecutive CIF title with Saturday’s 18-25, 25-16, 22-25, 25-19, 15-12 victory over Templeton in the Division 3A final. She also had 11 kills and
    Mon Nov 23, 2015
  • Fall notes: Capo Valley enjoyed journey despite loss
    A loss in the CIF-SS Division 3 championship game frustrated the Capistrano Valley boys water polo team, but didn’t wash away the Cougars’ feeling of accomplishment. “I told them only two teams from our division got to play tonight,” Capistrano Valley coach Steve Yancey said Saturday after a 12-8 loss again
    Mon Nov 23, 2015
  • Mater Dei breaks through, takes title from Redondo By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    NORWALK The third time was the charm for the Mater Dei girls volleyball team. After losing two consecutive CIF titles in 2013 and last year, Mater Dei finally grabbed the elusive crown, edging Redondo 25-21, 16-25, 25
    Sat Nov 21, 2015
  • SVC survives thrilling final to win third title in a row By ZACH CAVANAGH
    WHITTIER – Shannon Geraty slammed eight kills in an adrenaline-fueled fifth set as Saddleback Valley Christian defeated Templeton, 18-25, 25-16, 22-25, 25-19, 15-12, to win its third consecutive CIF-SS championship in the Division 3A final at Rio Hondo College on Saturday. “I’m shaking it was so exciting,”
    Sat Nov 21, 2015
  • OCVarsity Hot Shots: All of Championship Saturday's events
    Check out all of our photos from Championship Saturday - the most important day of the fall for the fall sports. County teams were competing for CIF-SS titles in cross country, volleyball and water polo, and we have photos from all of the action. For complete coverage, go to There are stories from all of the games, scores,
    Sat Nov 21, 2015
  • Trabuco Hills' strong bond pays off in 1A final By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    NORWALK – The senior class for the Trabuco Hills girls volleyball team has come a long way in a few years. As sophomores, the group struggled at the varsity level. Saturday afternoon, the group helped lead the Mustangs to the top of the mountain, with a a 25-17, 30-28, 25-22 victory over Valencia of Valencia in the CIF-SS Division
    Sat Nov 21, 2015
  • Div. 5A title slips away from Tarbut V'Torah By ZACH CAVANAGH
    WHITTIER – After Tarbut V’Torah led two sets to none, St. Monica Academy of Montrose won three straight sets to defeat the Lions, 16-25, 21-25, 25-13, 25-17, 15-11, and win the CIF-SS Division 5A girls volleyball title in the championship match at Rio Hondo College on Saturday night. Tied at two sets each, TVT (25-1) and St. M
    Sat Nov 21, 2015
  • Previews: CIF-SS girls volleyball finals By DAMAN CALHOUN
    Previews of Saturday's CIF-SS girls volleyball championships on Saturday. GIRLS VOLLEYBALL FAN INFO Tickets: General admission, $12; student (without ID), $12; student (with ID), $5; children (5-13 years), $5. Payment can be made with cash or credit card. DIVIS
    Fri Nov 20, 2015
  • Schedule for Saturday's CIF-SS volleyball finals By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Here is the schedule for the CIF-SS girls volleyball finals on Saturday. GIRLS VOLLEYBALL Saturday, at Cerritos College 10 a.m.: Division 2AA, Chadwick vs. Village Christian 1 p.m.: Division 1A, Trabuco Hills vs. Valencia of Valencia 4:30 p.m.: Division 4AA, Alta Loma vs. Laguna Blanca
    Wed Nov 18, 2015