Mater Dei’s boys basketball team just got bigger, and better.
The CIF-Southern Section on Thursday declared 6-foot-11 junior Bol Bol eligible to play at Mater Dei. He is eligible under the “valid change of residence” rules and met ... Full story
It looked like Friday would be the day Edison would announce who will replace the retired Dave White as the school’s football coach.
Probably next week. These things can get complicated.
We’ve speculated here for months that it will be ... Full story
This transfer is bigger than most.
Transfers happen at all schools in all sports. When the transfer involves a player rated one of the top 20 boys basketball prospects in the nation for his graduating class and has transferred to perennially top-ran... Full story
Blake Burzell has broken the career scoring record at Laguna Beach.
And it’s still the first half of his junior year. And basketball is not his best sport.
Burzell got the record while scoring 26 points in Breakers’ loss to Bishop Manog... Full story
Some Orange County teams are about to get better.
Monday is the first day of athletic eligibility for high school winter sports student-athletes who had to sit out the first month of the season.
Among the boys basketball players who become eligible... Full story
It’s still the Orange Holiday Classic, although it’s not played in Orange and Orange isn’t in it.
Orange is not playing in this week’s Orange Holiday Classic, the tournament for which Orange has been host for decades, at Hope... Full story
Brea Olinda has occupied the position frequently. Mater Dei has been there a lot, too.
One school we’ve never seen at No. 1 in the Orange County girls basketball top 10 is Fairmont Prep … until this week.
Fairmont Prep is No. 1 in the ... Full story
The Orange County North/South Challenge was started in 2002 as a one-day event that brought together four teams from north county to play four south-county teams at El Toro High.
The North-South Challenge became a two-day showcase a few years later.... Full story
The CIF State office wants to reduce the number of concussions in California high school football. But the CIF State office adds more games to the football schedule.
That’s like trying to reduce skin cancer by spending more time in the sun.
T... Full story
HUNTINGTON BEACH – It was a blockbuster that people will remember seeing for a long time.
This one had it all. Drama. Unexpected plot twists.
Stars performing like stars. An inspirational cameo. The final appearance of a hero.
And a heck of ... Full story