SANTA ANA – The frustration from the Roosevelt of Eastvale bench became more and more apparent as the night progressed and the heaves from beyond NBA 3-point range continued to fly.
The defensive effort Mater Dei played with was inspired for s... Full story
VILLA PARK—Caleb Banuelos knocked down a 3-pointer with 50 seconds to play to stop Mission Prep of San Luis Obispo’s momentum, and Myles Franklin followed by making five three throws to lead Villa Park to a 76-69 victory in a CIF-SS Divis... Full story
Nathan Hewitt made the 3-point shot that gave Mission Viejo a 63-60 playoff win over Godinez on Friday night.
Hewitt probably doesn’t get that opportunity without senior teammate Arthur Weimholt.
“On that final play,” Mission Viej... Full story
Sunday nights are the same for the Franklins.
Kenny Franklin brings sons, Myles and Julien, to Villa Park High School from 8 to 9:30 p.m. Myles, a senior, and Julien, a sophomore, trade places along the perimeter, knocking down three-pointers across... Full story
Check out OCVarsity’s photos from some of the CIF-SS boys basketball playoff games - Capistrano Valley-Sunny Hills, Esperanza-Santa Margarita, Mission Viejo-Godinez, Crean Lutheran-Laguna Beach and Sonora-Calabasas - played on Friday, Feb. 17,... Full story
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA – Santa Margarita did not take advantage of its advantages as much as the coach would have preferred.
The Eagles still exploited their size and scoring options often enough Friday to defeat Esperanza, 67-56, in a CIF-S... Full story
MISSION VIEJO – Capistrano Valley started off out of sync but found its game, and Dawson Baker got to the rim in the second half as the Cougars pulled away to beat Sunny Hills, 56-39, in a CIF-SS Division 2A second-round game at Capistrano Vall... Full story
MISSION VIEJO – Freshman Nathan Hewitt made a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Mission Viejo a 63-60 win over Godinez in the second round of the CIF Division 3AA playoffs Friday at Mission Viejo High.
With less than a minute remaining in the ga... Full story
Playoff games are survival games. Dennis Rodman Jr. kept Corona del Mar alive in the CIF-Southern Section playoffs by scoring 30 points in a 67-64 win over El Toro on Wednesday in a Division 1A first-round game at Corona del Mar High. Corona del Mar ... Full story
BUENA PARK – The late-game-rally-for-the-victory script worked again for the Buena Park boys basketball team against Yorba Linda.
The Coyotes trailed the Mustangs by seven points early in the fourth quarter of a CIF-SS Division 2AA first-round... Full story