SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO - In the ultra-competitive Trinity League, each series is a showdown and each game a grind.
So when certain offensive situations didn’t pan out for JSerra’s baseball s... Full story
HUNTINGTON BEACH – When coaches place their teams in far-away tournaments, they hope the experience will increase team camaraderie.
That happened to Huntington Beach.
The players got closer on a North Carolina trip and the team got better. On... Full story
Good pitching and timely hitting win a lot of baseball games.
Fountain Valley has been receiving both lately.
Stephen Fedele crushed a pinch-hit triple to drive in three runs in the sixth innings, and the Barons captured a Sunset League victory ove... Full story
BREA - Tyler Becker and Kyle Jackson look the part.
Baby faces? Check. Post-adolescent physiques? Check. Unfettered confidence? Check.
Becker and Jackson are sophomore archetypes. How they look, how they talk, how they interact with others – ... Full story
The other nine teams in the Coast View Conference know what Mission Viejo is dealing with. So do the eight teams in the Century Conference.
“We’re 16-7,” Mission Viejo coach Chris Ashbach said. “But we’ve played only fo... Full story
HUNTINGTON BEACH – Huntington Beach baseball coach Benji Medure described one his of players, Cooper Moore, as a “man-child,” but he could have been talking Friday about most of his lineup.
The Oilers look as if they could play a f... Full story
CYPRESS – Cypress has won two Empire League championships in a row.
The Centurions took an early yet important step toward a third straight title Friday with an 8-2 league win over Pacifica at Cypress High.
Cypress is off to a 2-0 start in le... Full story
SAN CLEMENTE – Following San Clemente’s championship baseball game in the National High School Invitational on March 28, Coach Dave Gellatly let loose an insightful quote about his team’s senior catcher, Lucas Herbert.
“Maybe... Full story
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO Ryan Pena provided the big blast Friday night for the JSerra baseball squad, but Kyle Stewart’s third-inning, eight-pitch at-bat left the greatest impression on Coach Brett Kay.
Stewart, a Navy-bound senior, earned a walk b... Full story
VILLA PARK – It’s not a league game anymore, but Friday’s contest between No. 9 El Dorado and Villa Park had many of the elements of a league championship game. Dazzling plays in the field kept the game close. For six innings, the t... Full story
Noah Fluman knew he was pitching against Kyle Molnar.
“There was nothing I could do to change how he did,” Fluman said. “I just focused on doing the best I could.”
Fluman’s best was good enough. He pitched a ... Full story