The best women’s water polo team on the planet has drawn from its fertile spawning grounds in Orange County at a critical time.
Three county teenagers, not long removed from starring in high school matches but brimming with potential and matur... Full story
Six Orange County players have been named to the U.S. women's water polo team for the upcoming Olympic Qualification tournament in Netherlands.
The players are Olympic gold medalist Courtney Mathewson (Canyon), Rachel Fattal (Los Alamitos), Kal... Full story
Welcome to CIF Central '16, OCVarsity's landing page for coverage of the 2016 CIF-SS girls water polo playoffs:
Albano's finals predictions
CIF finals preview notes
5 reasons to watch Div. 1 final
El Toro-Murrieta Vall... Full story
Mater Dei left-hander and U.S. national team player Thomas Dunstan has committed to USC, Monarchs boys water polo coach Chris Segesman said Monday night.
Dunstan picked the Trojans over defending NCAA champion UCLA but wrestled with the decisio... Full story
Click through the slideshow to see reader-submitted photos of Orange County athletes signing National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016.
Send your Signing Day photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Include the athlete’s name, sport, high ... Full story
Thoughtful words tried to capture what Bennett Williams accomplished in the pool. Descriptions such as his “will,” “man child” and “fiery” all flowed from Dana Hills boys water polo coach Matt Rosa this fall when h... Full story
Bennett Williams Dana Hills, Sr., Attacker The Register’s player of the year. Thomas Dunstan Mater Dei, Sr., Utility The transfer from Connecticut and U.S. national team left-hander delivered a well-rounded campaign to help the Monarchs dethro... Full story
hIRVINE As the final buzzer rang out Saturday night, a Mater Dei water polo player raced behind Monarchs coach Chris Segesman, grabbed him around the waist and sent him diving into the pool, igniting a wild celebration by the team.
Another player ... Full story
Here are previews of Saturday's CIF-SS boys water polo championships.
All games at William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center, Irvine
Live coverage for all games: nfhsnetwork.com (streaming)
Harvard-Westlake of Studio City (23-2) vs. Mater D... Full story
IRVINE - Mater Dei’s quest to follow the path of its rival faced a double-edged threat during the second half of a tight CIF-SS Division 1 boys water polo semifinal Wednesday.
The Monarchs encountered surging Loyola of Los Angeles and its ho... Full story