ANAHEIM – Taylor McQuillin has been as dominant they come for Mission Viejo’s softball team.
The Diablos ace knew she had to summon her best against the stacked field of the Michelle Carew Classic. McQuillin chased her ninth career no-hitter deep into the night Wednesday, but in the end, she had to dig deep just to get
The Marina boys golf team has always been tough to beat at Meadowlark Golf Club, but this year the advantage the Vikings have at their home course almost seems unfair.
In four matches there, the Vikings have set a school record and finished under par twice.
On Wednesday, the No. 7 Vikings finished 1-over-par in beating Sunset Lea
In girls swimming Wednesday:
In the Pacific Coast League:
No. 6 Corona del Mar 88, Woodbridge 82: Freshman Eva Merrell swam a blazing anchor for the winning 400-yard freestyle relay to lift the host Sea Kings (2-0 in league) to the dramatic victory.
The score was tied, 78-78, going into the fin
El Dorado coach Matt Lucas knew his team had the top of the order coming up in the bottom of the 12th inning.
“If this is going to happen,” Lucas said in the dugout, “it’s going to happen right here.”
It did. Leadoff batter Brandon Mulrooney started the 12th with a single and eventually
CHICAGO - Asia Durr scored 14 points and Taja Cole added 13 points to lead the East to an 89-87 victory over the West in the McDonald’s All-American girls basketball game on Wednesday night at the United Center.
Mater Dei's Katie Lou Samuelson scored 12 points for the West while shooting 5-for-17, including 2 of 10 on
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Esperanza cornerback Kaizon Alon-Alon (5-10, 165) has committed to NAIA Bethany College in Kansas, Aztecs football coach Gary Bowers reports.
Alon-Alon was a first-team all-Crestview League selection in 2014.
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The Stanford-bound senior captured the 200-yard freestyle (1:50.32) and 100 butterfly (53.74) in Orange County-leading times to help the Saints finish fifth at the Mission Viejo Invitational. Eastin smashed the 2013 meet record in the butterfly (54.38) .
Tuesday was homecoming day for the U.S. national men's water polo team at the FINA Intercontinental Tournament at Corona del Mar.
It also was bounce-back day.
Former Register player of the year and CdM alum John Mann scored three second-half goals to help Team USA even its record at 1-1 with a 10-6 victory against Japan.
OCVarsity's scores from Wednesday's games and the updated schedule for the Carew Classic.
All of the games will be played at Peralta Park (115 N. Pinney Drive, Anaheim) or Yorba Regional Park (7600 E. La Palma, Anaheim).
The Cal-bound senior won the 200- (1:38.68) and 500-yard (4:23.76) freestyles in Orange County-leading and automatic All-America times during a double-dual meet against Division 1 powers Corona del Mar and Loyola of Los Angeles.
HUNTINGTON BEACH – Playing with a target on its back has been a way of life for the Huntington Beach boys volleyball team.
At the outset of Wednesday’s Sunset League match, fifth-ranked Los Alamitos took aim and couldn’t miss, recording nine ace serves to win the opening set.
From there, the top-ranked Oilers fo
It was written in black ink on the backs, legs and forearms of Edison’s swimmers as they raced against visiting Fountain Valley on Tuesday.
The words “Team Sally” and "#swim4sally" were seemingly everywhere but especially in the hearts of the Edison swimmers.
They raced for Edison coach Diggy Riley’s
NEWPORT BEACH – University’s boys tennis team isn’t invincible like it has been in years past. Two nonleague losses to quality competition made that clear.
But even after losing to graduation some of the county’s best players, the Trojans continue to demonstrate they are in an elite class.
The Trojans ease
At the beginning of the season, Beckman coach Kevin Lavalle said it would take some time for his young team to reach its potential.
If the past two games are any indication, that time has come.
The Patriots defeated visiting Corona del Mar, 11-5, in a Pacific Coast League matchup Tuesday afternoon. It was Beckman’s s
The senior had six hits and drove in four runs in four games to help the Tritons win the National High School Invitational in Cary, N.C. The 5-foot-10, 195-pound second baseman/pitcher allowed one earned run over six innings as the Tritons beat Huntington Beach, 5-1, on Friday. He had two
The CIF-SS boys tennis polls for March 30-April 5.
(The voting is done by CIF-SS boys tennis advisory committee.)
1. Beverly Hills
3. Los Alamitos
5. San Marino
SAN CLEMENTE - San Clemente's baseball team had plenty of answers when facing deficits last week in the prestigious National High School Invitational in North Carolina, but Mission viejo left-hander Patrick Sandoval proved to be unsolvable Tuesday.
The Vanderbilt commit threw a complete-game shutout, allowing only two hits while s
OC Varsity's Steve Fryer and Jonathan Khamis travel to Glover Stadium to discuss the Anaheim Lions tournament and preview the upcoming Ryan Lemmon Invitational.
Also, interviews with Dana Hills' Tom Faris and Luke Williams.
Patel is first-year starting defender for the Mustangs. She is enrolled in AP government and economics, AP biology, AP statistics, AP environmental science, AP literature and band. Patel is involved in National Honor Society, California Schol
Brea Olinda’s Austin Tamagno has repeatedly proved himself on the biggest stages.
He rose to the occasion at the adidas Meet of Champions Distance Classic on Saturday, scorching the track at Azusa Pacific University to become the national pace-setter in the 1,600 meters.
Tamagno won the adidas “Dream Mile&rdquo