The gym is rocking. Will be for the next hour or so.
Frankie Perales stands on one side of the volleyball court, serving lob after lob to the liberos. Lauga Gauta and other springy outside hitters soar for balls lofted perfectly by spry setters. Sive’a Gauta, 6-foot-3, and other towering middle blockers leap up. Junior varsity girl
Santa Margarita’s girls volleyball team had to forfeit an important league victory that will likely cost the fourth-ranked Eagles a share of the Trinity League title, Athletic Director Rich Schaaf confirmed Thursday.
The Eagles were informed by the CIF-SS on Tuesday that they must forfeit their victory over Rosary on Monday b
HUNTINGTON BEACH – The Huntington Beach girls volleyball team entered Tuesday night’s match against No. 10 Newport Harbor on a two-game losing streak in the Sunset League and missing three key players.
Then the visiting Sailors won two of the first three sets, and the Oilers could see their chances of winning the league title
League finals for girls tennis will be held throughout the county this week.
One league sure to produce some intriguing matchups will be the South Coast League.
San Clemente and Dana Hills, which are are tied at No. 5 in this week’s county top 10, finished the regular season tied atop the league standings. Both teams went 6
1. Aliso Niguel 23-1, 59 points (5 first-place votes)
2. Corona del Mar 17-3, 51 (1 first-place vote)
3. Mater Dei 21-10, 50
4. Santa Margarita 27-5, 44
5. Sage Hill 14-3, 36
6. Los Alamitos 15-11, 20
7T. Villa Park 20-6, 18
7T. Saddleback Valley Christian 22-5, 18
9. Brea Olinda 20
Abby Broadstreet Brea Olinda The senior outside hitter had 26 kills and 17 digs to lead the Wildcats to a five-set victory over sixth-ranked Villa Park last Tuesday. She concluded the week with 16 kills and 14 digs in a three-set sweep over Canyon. O.C. Top 10 1. Aliso Niguel 23-1, 59 points (5 f
HANNAH HIRZEL ORANGE LUTHERAN VOLLEYBALL GPA: 4.37 Hirzel is a senior middle blocker and three-year starter for the Lancers, who are in contention for a playoff berth out of the Trinity League. Hirzel is currently enrolled in AP English Language and Composition, AP Government and AP Statist
LOS ALAMITOS - The Los Alamitos girls volleyball team has come a long way in a short time.
The Griffins, ranked 10th in the county, started Sunset League play with a pair of five-set losses.
Thanks to a sweep of seventh-ranked Huntington Beach, 25-21, 25-19, 25-19, on Thursday, Los Alamitos (15-11, 5-2) has played its way into a
SANTA ANA – It was an emotional night all around for the Mater Dei girls volleyball team.
It was senior night for 11 players on the team’s roster, and the match took the team through a wide range of emotions. It finally ended in jubilation for the fourth-ranked Monarchs as Alyse Ford connected on her 32nd kill to seal
The Brea Olinda girls volleyball team was able to bounce back after two of the first three sets to upset sixth-ranked Villa Park in Tuesday’ home match.
Abby Broadstreet led the Wildcats with 26 kills and added 17 digs in the 25-23, 21-25, 9-25, 29-27, 15-12 victory.
Alyssa Rifilato added 14 kills and led Brea
Segerstrom’s boys water polo team picked up a key league victory last week, but the Jaguars aren’t interested in relaxing.
The reigning CIF Division 7 champion has entered this week’s Canyon/Valencia tournament, which runs Friday and Saturday. The tournament includes JSerra, Division Ayala and Empire League contender Va
Here are the CIF-SS girls volleyball rankings that were released Monday:
1. Redondo Union
3. Mater Dei
4. Corona del Mar
6. Flintridge Sacred Heart
7. Santa Margarita
8. Mira Costa
Huntington Beach High School
The sophomore outside hitter has been a consistent contributor for the Oilers this season as they begin the second half of Sunset League play in first place. Sanchez helped the Oilers get through a tough stretch of five-set matches against Los Alamitos (18 kills) and Newport
Rosary athletic director Rob Ickes confirmed Tuesday that girls volleyball Rich Parris has resigned as coach. Ickes will take over as the team's interim coach.
When contacted, Parris confirmed that he had resigned, but didn't give a reason.
In a statement, Ickes said: "We thank him for his service to the students of
Click through the slideshow to see photos from the following girls volleyball matches played on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014: El Dorado vs. Villa Park; Corona del Mar vs. Beckman; and San Clemente vs. Dana Hills
The Sage Hill girls volleyball team was near defeat several times Tuesday night, but managed to thrive in the face of adversity in an Academy League match against St. Margaret’s.
The fifth-ranked Lightning dropped the first two sets but avoided defeat with a victory in the third and then stayed alive in the match with a late rally
1. Aliso Niguel 19-1, 59 points (5 first-place votes)
2. Corona del Mar 13-3, 51 (1 first-place vote)
3. Santa Margarita 25-4, 47
4. Mater Dei 19-10, 45
5. Sage Hill 9-3, 36
6. Villa Park 17-5, 32
7. Huntington Beach 13-5, 21
8. Saddleback Valley Christian 14-3, 19
9. San Clemente 9