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  • Football recruiting: San Clemente's Sears offered by USC By DAN ALBANO
    Could San Clemente quarterback Jack Sears follow his predecessor, Sam Darnold, to USC? That became a more intriguing question Wednesday when the Trojans offered rising junior Sears. Tritons football coach Jaime Ortiz said Sears received the offer from USC coach Clay Helton during lunch Wednesday.
    Wed May 04, 2016
  • 3 things learned from Tuesday's swim prelims By DAN ALBANO
    Three things we learned from Tuesday’s swim prelims: 1. Kate Krolikowski and Woodbridge are more than just darkhorse contenders in Division 1: The Warriors’ junior blasted county-leading times in the 200 (1
    Wed May 04, 2016
  • Boys and girls lacrosse second round schedule By: DAMIAN CALHOUN
    The pairings for the boys and girls lacrosse playoffs. Southern Section Lacrosse Championships THURSDAY SECOND ROUND (start times will be updated) BOYS No. 8 Tesoro at No. 1 Corona del Mar, 3:15 p.m. No. 5 Great Oak at No. 4 Santa Marg
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Swim: Woodbridge's Krolikowski sizzles to pace Tuesday leaderboard By DAN ALBANO
    BOYS SWIMMING Freeway League Prelims Academy League Prelims 200 free (1:47.50) -- Kao (SH) 1:46.51; 200 IM (2:02.90) -- Frausto (Troy) 1:59.76; Chao (
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Super effort carries Sage Hill to victory over Crean Lutheran By STEVE FRYER
    Sage Hill’s pitcher lived up to his name. Brett Super threw a two-hitter Tuesday in Sage Hill’s 2-0 win over Crean Lutheran in an Academy League baseball game at Sage Hill. Super has been superior before. A junior right-hander, Super is 9-0 with a 0.72 ERA. He has 93 strikeouts with only 15 walks in 68 innings.
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Water polo recruiting tracker: Class of 2017 commitments, rankings By DAN ALBANO
    BOYS WATER POLO Class of 2017 commitments NAME, SCHOOL/CLUB, POSITION, COLLEGE, RANKING Ryan Hurst, Huntington Beach/Vanguard, defender, Cal, (3 stars)Quinten Osborne, Huntington Beach/Vanguard
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Hawkins continues Beckman's dominance at PCL finals By DAMIAN DOTTORE
    LONG BEACH – Hide Yoshihara was the only player to post two sub-par rounds during the Pacific Coast League championship, but the Woodbridge senior once again finished second to a rival from Beckman after coming up short in a sudden death playoff. His 20-foot birdie putt on the first extra hole grazed the edge of the cup as rolled t
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Water polo recruiting: Huntington Beach's Osborne commits to UCLA By DAN ALBANO
    Huntington Beach All-County water polo center Quinten Osbornehas committed to defending NCAA champion UCLA, Oilers boys coach 
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Football: CdM's Chase Garbers nabs Washington offer; Montgomery, Yates also receive offers By DAN ALBANO
    Corona del Mar quarterback Chase Garbers has been offered by Washington, the junior announced on Twitter. The offer from the Pac-12 school arrives on the heels of an offer fr
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Marina's Tenhulzen, Los Alamitos' Sojin capture Sunset dive titles By DAN ALBANO
    The first titles of league championship week in Orange County aquatics have been earned. Marina's Tanner Tenhulzen and Los Alamitos' Mary Sojin captured diving titles at the Sunset League finals Monday at Los Alamitos. Tenhulzen,
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Lacrosse playoffs: Tuesday's scores
    US Lacrosse Southern Section Playoffs Orange County Bracket First Round BOYS SANTA MARGARITA 14, JSERRA 10 TRABUCO HILLS 13, NEWPORT HARBOR 2 CORONA DEL MAR 14, YORBA LINDA 3 TESORO 5, EL TORO 4 (3OT) GREAT OAK 15, B
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Freshman Bloom helps Edison pass important test By KENNY CONNOLLY
    Academics always come first, and with AP exams taking place at Edison High on Tuesday afternoon, the Chargers softball team was facing a must-win situation with two of its top players – Kiana Pancino and Riley Wester – hitting the books. Thrust into the pitching circle, freshman Jenna Bloom had quite the
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Trabuco Hills rolls to playoff win despite slow start By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Trabuco Hills boys lacrosse coach Eric Bassett didn’t like the way his team started its first-round game in the U.S. Lacrosse Southern Section championships on Tuesday. The Mustangs didn’t score their first goal until late in the first period and struggled with possession. The remainder of the game told a bette
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Motivated Troy finds the runs to knock off Fullerton By RACHAEL GARCIA
    FULLERTON - For a team that has struggled in the Freeway League, the Troy offense seemed to have the number of rival Fullerton on Tuesday at Fullerton High. The Warriors scored runs in the first and fourth innings, and senior Miranda Trinidad pitched a shutout to beat the Indians, 2-0.
    Tue May 03, 2016
  • Swim: Laguna dominates Orange Coast prelims, Koustik breaks a minute in breast By DAN ALBANO
    Marina's diver Tanner Tenhulzen paces the leaderboard for Monday with his title at the Sunset finals. BOYS SWIMMING Sunset League Diving Finals
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • OCVarsity Dugout video: Troy takes control of Freeway race
    OC Varsity's Steve Fryer and Jonathan Khamis visited Troy High on Monday to talk about the Orange County high school baseball scene. Troy is riding high after a sweep of Freeway League r
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • CIF-SS boys tennis polls (5-2-16)
    CIF-SS BOYS TENNIS POLLS (Selected by the CIF-SS Boys Tennis Advisory Committee) Division 1 1. San Marino 2. University 3. Peninsula 4. Mira Costa 5. Palm Desert 6. Corona del mar 7. Harvard-Westlake 8. Beckman 9. Los Alamitos 10.
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • CIF-SS boys volleyball polls (5-2-16)
    CIF-SS BOYS VOLLEYBALL POLLS (Selected by the CIF-SS Boys Volleyball Advisory Committee) Division 1 1. Huntington Beach 2. Loyola 3. Mira Costa 4. Newport Harbor 5. Corona del Mar 6. Tesoro 7. Palos Verdes 8. Westlake 9. Redondo Union
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • CIF-SS softball polls (5-2-16)
    CIF-SS SOFTBALL POLLS (Selected by the CIF-SS Softball Advisory Committee) Division 1 1. Etiwanda 2. Orange Lutheran 3. Los Alamitos 4. Huntington Beach 5. Mater Dei 6. Norco 7. Santiago/Corona 8. ML King 9. Pacifica/Garden Grove
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • CIF-SS baseball polls (5-2-16)
    CIF-SS BASEBALL POLLS (Selected by the CIF-SS Baseball Advisory Committee) Division 1 1. JSerra 2. El Toro 3. Valencia/Valencia 4. JW North 5. Murrieta Mesa 6. Orange Lutheran 7. Loyola 8. Cypress 9. Marina 10. Aliso Niguel
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • Boys swimming O.C. top 10 (5-2-16) By DAN ALBANO
    BOYS O.C. TOP 10 1. Santa Margarita 2. Mater Dei 3. University 4. Northwood 5. Corona del Mar 6. Los Alamitos 7. Foothill 8. Edison 9. Dana Hills 10. Orange Lutheran Contact the writer: dalbano@ocregi
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • Girls swimming O.C. top 10 (5-2-16) By DAN ALBANO
    GIRLS O.C. TOP 10 1. Tesoro 2. Santa Margarita 3. Crean Lutheran 4. Edison 5. Woodbridge 6. Mater Dei 7. Irvine 8. Foothill 9. Fountain Valley 10. Los Alamitos Contact the writer: dalbano@ocregister.c
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • Boys golf O.C. top 10 (5-2-16) By DAMIAN DOTTORE
    O.C. TOP 10 1T. Servite 1T. Woodbridge 3. Dana Hills 4. Beckman 5. Corona del Mar 6. Mater Dei 7. Northwood 8. Sunny Hills 9. Troy 10. San Clemente Contact the writer: ddottore@ocregister.com
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • Boys volleyball O.C. top 10 (5-2-16) By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    O.C. TOP 10 1. Huntington Beach 24-1, 70 points (7 first-place votes) 2. Newport Harbor 20-6, 62 3. Corona del Mar 21-5, 57 4. Saddleback Valley Christian 29-3, 49 5. Tesoro 25-5, 39 6. Beckman 28-5, 36 7. San Clemente 22-9, 26 8. Mater Dei 21-9, 17 9. Edison 15-11, 1
    Mon May 02, 2016
  • Boys lacrosse O.C. top 10 (5-2-16) By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    BOYS O.C. TOP 10 1. Corona del Mar 2. Foothill 3. St. Margaret’s 4. Santa Margarita 5. San Clemente 6. Trabuco Hills 7. Tesoro 8. Newport Harbor 9. El Toro 10. Los Alamitos Contact the writer: 
    Mon May 02, 2016