Orange Lutheran defensive lineman Keisean Lucier-South announced Saturday that he has committed to UCLA.
The 6-5, 220-pound senior is a four-star rated recruit by ESPN and several other publications. He was on the Register's first-team All-County team in 2013 and listed as one of the top five players in the county by OCVarsity's
A list of the Orange County athletes who signed their National Letter of Intent (or submitted a letter of commitment to an Ivy League school or military academy) during the Fall signing period.
The next signing day for the 2014-15 school year - Feb. 4, 2015. Football, soccer and boys water polo players can sign at that time.
Click through the slideshow to see reader-submitted photos of Orange County athletes signing National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014.
Send us your Signing Day photos: firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the athlete’s name, school, university or college attending, and sport.
Click through the slideshow to see more photos from Orange County Register photographers from Signing Day events throughout Orange County.
This slideshow has been updated to include photos from Canyon, Capistrano Valley and Trabuco Hills. It also includes photos from Aliso Niguel, Beckman, JSerra, Laguna Beach, Mater Dei, Mission Viejo a
Today is the start of the fall period when high school seniors can sign their National Letter of Intent, and OCVarsity is ready for the big day.
We'll have signing news and updates in our OCVarsity blog.
We'll also have several slideshows (on our main site) that will be packed with photos of the athletes as they sign at home with
Cypress senior Quinten Pounds has been secretive so far about his college commitment, but he plans to share the news Wednesday.
“I made my decision already,” he said after a practice this week. “I know where I’m going but I’m going to keep it quiet until (Wednesday).”
Servite swimmer Stephen Marcin of the Irvine Novaquatics has committed to Penn, the swim club announced on Twitter.
Marcin finished second in the 500-yard free last season at the CIF-SS Division 1 finals with a time of 4 minutes, 24.30 seconds. He also took fourth in the 200 free with a swift time of 1 minute, 38.16 seconds.
Daniel Bailey’s college decision, viewed from a football-only perspective, might have seemed puzzling.
The talented JSerra defensive end turned down offers from two schools in powerhouse conferences, UCLA and, Duke, to commit to Yale.
But the 6-foot-3, 254-pound senior owns a perspective that spans beyond the footbal
Servite senior midfielder Oscar Flores has verbally committed to Cal State Fullerton, school officials said on Wednesday.
Flores, a two-year letter winner, helped the Friars advance to the semifinals of the CIF-SS Division 1 playoffs last season, scoring three goals to earn the Coaches' Award an an honorable mention on the All Tri
Tesoro golfer Jack Ireland, a two-time Register All-County first-team selection, has committed to play for Cal State Fullerton, his father Jim Ireland said Wednesday.
Last spring, he posted the low round (3-under 69) at the CIF-SS South Coast Team Regional, helping the Titans place second and advance to the CIF state qualif
Jaylinn Hawkins started his senior season at Buena Park with an impressive burst Thursday.
The uncommitted receiver/safety had eight receptions for 294 yards and four touchdowns in a 65-0 victory against Orange.
Hawkins’ recruiting also is starting to build speed.
While an official recruiting trip to Oregon h
Servite senior pitcher Nigel Ward committed to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo on Monday, the school announced.
Ward posted a 4-4 record with 36 strikeouts and a 1.08 ERA as a junior. He threw a no hitter against Laguna Hills on April 1.
"Nigel is a tremendous talent and has a chance to be an outstanding college pitcher," Friars
Mater Dei senior guard Rex Pflueger trimmed his college choices down to five potential schools on Tuesday afternoon.
In a Twitter post, Pflueger said the final five are (in no order): Notre Dame, Texas A&M, Cal, Washington State and San Diego State.
Pflueger averaged 12 points and five assists a game as a junior. He wa
Orange Lutheran linebacker/defensive end Keisean Lucier-South, who is No. 38 in ESPN's ranking of the top 300 recruits in the nation for 2015, released a list of the top five schools he is likely to sign with - UCLA, Florida, Michigan, Oklahoma and Oregon. He did not rank them in any order.
The 6-foot-5, 225-pound Lucier-Smith was
Los Alamitos punter Blake Johnson said he has committed to Arkansas, which offered him a scholarship during a visit to the campus last week.
Johnson is one of the top-ranked punters in the nation for the class of 2015. Rivals ranks him fourth in the nation and ChrisSailerKicking.com ranks him second.
Johnson also held offe
Regular contenders Mater Deiand Long Beach Poly aren't part of the field this year but the Air Strike passing tournament returns to Dana Hills on Saturday with several strong teams. The events starts at 8:30 a.m. and concludes with the finals at 5 p.m.
Here's a list of teams and couple notable county QBs:
Dana Hills, Alemany, JSe