Grace Morgan delivered a perfectly timed breakthrough Saturday in her season-long mission to build confidence and find her offensive niche.
The senior matched her season high with five goals to help lead Corona del Mar’s fourth-seeded girls water polo team past visiting No. 5 Orange Lutheran, 11-8, in the CIF-SS Division 1 q
NEWPORT BEACH - Bill Barnett spun the tales from his desk in the Newport Harbor team room.
Dressed in blue shorts and a neatly tucked white-collared shirt, the 72-year-old water polo coach left the door open to a sunny afternoon and laughed plenty despite a plethora of medical challenges behind him and unforeseen ones ahead.
Ocean View’s girls water polo team showed its resiliency again Thursday night in the CIF-SS Division 6 playoffs.
The second-seeded Seahawks scored on their first four possessions of the fourth period to shake Santa Ynez, 10-8, in a tightly contested first-round match at Ocean View.
Ocean View (23-6) led, 5-4, going into the
The emotions of Los Alamitos’ girls water polo team spanned the extremes Wednesday in the first round of the CIF-SS Division 1 playoffs.
The Griffins are just happy the journey ended with a celebration.
Cal-bound senior Sarah Siepker scored from 6 meters to narrowly beat the final buzzer and lift Los Alamitos past ho
La Habra’s girls water polo team delivered a clinic Tuesday on some of the finer points of a high-octane counterattack.
And unfortunately for El Rancho of Pico Rivera, the Highlanders thoroughly covered the critical areas.
La Habra used its speed advantage, anticipation skills, clever positioning, aggressive defense and the
Bailey Meyer started a new sport while battling an old foe during her sophomore year at Orange Lutheran.
She joined the newly formed girls water polo team, but her dyslexia made some directions in the pool challenging. Dyslexia is an inherited learning disorder often marked by difficulty reading.
Meyer combated her dyslexi
IRVINE – Laguna Beach’s girls water polo team is led by demanding Coach Ethan Damato but he acknowledged Saturday that his Breakers have surpassed even his lofty expectations.
And it was hard to disagree after top-ranked Laguna Beach defended its title at the Irvine Southern California Championships by defeating No. 2
El Toro’s girls water polo players made their traditional postgame jump to high-five first-year coach Justin Johnson on Thursday night.
The former national team player towers at 6-foot-7 and holds his hand high, but the Chargers seemed to have some extra bounce in their step and spirit after one of their biggest victories.
Orange County athletes who officially signed their National Letters of Intent (or a commitment letter with a military academy or Ivy League school) on Wednesday. Football, boys soccer, girls soccer and boys water polo are the only sports that can officially sign during this period.
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It was a difficult test featuring an unexpected twist, but Orange Lutheran’s girls water polo team still passed Tuesday night and continued its breakout winter.
Utility Emma Skelly scored four goals and attacker Campbell Ruh added three as the No. 5 Lancers overcame Kelsey Tyler’s foul trouble to sink No.