Brae Ivey thought about doing it earlier, but it was not the right time.
When the time was right, the time on the clock showed just six seconds remaining.
With his Edison team down by one point, Ive... Full story
LAGUNA BEACH – In a battle of the Orange Coast League’s top two teams, Laguna Beach tried all they could to deny Brandon Smith any space. It put the Breakers in foul trouble, but kept the senior 6-foot-5 forward limited in the first half.... Full story
GARDEN GROVE – Marcus Berkley is playing basketball differently at this point in the season, and has no qualms acknowledging as much.
The San Joaquin League is up for grabs for the first time in four years. But to capture the program’s f... Full story
No. 1 is one more reason to get excited about the Nike Extravaganza.
USA Today’s national rankings that were released Monday have Oak Hill Academy at No. 1.
The co-ed private school in Mouth Of Wilson, Va., is scheduled to play twice in the N... Full story
His name fits his stature, but not the way he plays.
Tustin’s 5-foot-9 point guard T.J. Shorts had another big game. He scored 14 points in the fourth quarter Friday as the Tillers beat Valencia, 43-37, in an Empire League game at Valencia Hig... Full story
BELLFLOWER – How are you going to respond in crunch time when it matters most?
That’s the question Orange Lutheran was presented with Friday night, on the road in front of a hostile crowd at St. John Bosco High.
After a back-and-forth t... Full story
Mater Dei made it obvious last week that it is the No. 1 boys basketball team in Orange County.
Orange Lutheran made it obvious Wednesday that it is No. 2.
The Lancers took control early and did not lose it Wednesday. They beat Santa Margarita, 67-... Full story
MISSION VIEJO – Aaron Harris has come a long way in a short period of time.
Last year, he was a reserve for the Trabuco Hills boys basketball team. This year, as the team’s only returner, he has stepped into the role of leader.
The seni... Full story
Practicing free throws might be boring. But it sure can be important.
Foothill was 14 for 14 at the free-throw line in the fourth quarter Tuesday as the Knights beat Canyon, 67-63, at Canyon High in the Crestview League opener for both.
Reed Nakaki... Full story
Mater Dei coach Gary McKnight this week learned something about his team’s depth.
Mater Dei, minus two starters, defeated Orange Lutheran, 70-51, Friday in a Trinity League boys basketball game at Mater Dei High.
It was a ma... Full story
PLACENTIA – There are those rare moments in life when thinking is completely overrated. Downright frowned upon in some cases.
Esperanza’s Kezie Okpala was presented with one of those situations Friday night.
Trailing by two points and t... Full story