Since becoming eligible at the start of Crestview League play, Branstine’s presence has taken Villa Park to another level. The gifted five-star junior is 11-0 in singles play, and as a result the Spartans stand atop the league stan
The freshman lefty scored four of his game-high five goals in the second half to lead Orange Lutheran past Santa Margarita, 9-6, in a key Trinity League match. He also had 11 goals and seven assists en route to earning MVP honors at the Jesu
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 mat
Newport Harbor High School
Boys water polo
Campbell is a four-year water polo player who plays utility. He also will be a four-year member of the swim team in the spring. Campbell is in his second year of the Intern
McKenna has been one of the key ingredients to the recipe of success for the Lightning. She has been part of a team that has reached three consecutive CIF-SS finals, winning a pair of titles an
Vu was 6 under par for the week, medaling twice for the Barons. She posted a 4-under-par 32 on the front nine of the Classic Course at Mile Square Golf Course in a victory against Sunset League rival Marina.
The Eagles junior posted a 9-0 singles clip in team victories over No. 5 San Clemente, Orange Lutheran and No. 10 JSerra last week. After an 0-2 start to the season, Breisacher has led Santa Margarita to nine straight wins, effectively positioning the Eagles atop the Trinity Leag
The senior outside linebacker racked up 20 total tackles to help the Warriors open the Freeway League with a 28-21 victory in overtime against Fullerton. Johnson (6-2, 210) also had a key quarterback pressure in
Walsh captured the county’s best time on the state championship course in the Clovis Invitational on Saturday. The senior’s mark of 15:23 led the Comanches to a fourth place team finish at the meet.
Running in the South Coast League Preview meet, Licata topped the competition with a time of 17:27. The junior was running against three of the county’s top five programs. She finished 10 seconds ahead of the runner-up.
Corona del Mar High School
The goalie made nine saves, including two against standout Johnny Hooper on counterattacks, and added two steals in a 22-7 loss to Division 1 top-ranked Harvard-Westlake of Studio City in the finals of the S & R Sport tournament. The senior also made 13 saves, including one
Gauta, a senior outside hitter, recorded 38 kills, with 11 aces and 10 blocks in a pair of three-set victories for the Argonauts last week. Garden Grove begins the week in first place in the Garden Grove League and ranked seventh in the latest CIF-SS Division 4AA poll.
Vazquez is described as a driven and focused student. He’s also a two-sport athlete at Sonora. He competes on the track team and is a starting linebacker and a team captain for the Raiders (5-0)
Moeller, a senior outside hitter, earned all-league honors last season for the Spartans, helping the team to its first Century League title. She’s enrolled in AP Calculus B/C, English, Ph
She posted a 4-under 70 in the Long Beach Wilson Invitational at Recreation Park Golf Course to help the Warriors finish second in the tournament, and the next day she was 4-under on the front nine of the Zarahias Course at the Pacific Palms Res
Los Alamitos High School
The Griffins top singles player went 3-0 in last week’s highly anticipated match against then No. 2 Corona del Mar. Lu’s performance spearheaded Los Alamitos’ 10-8 victory, the program’s first-ever win over a
The senior grabbed a big early lead and blew away the field away while posting the top time at the Empire League cluster meet on Wednesday. Lee’s time of 15:41 was 15 seconds faster than the second-place runner.