The Mater Dei girls basketball suffered a stunning defeat in its CIF State championship game Saturday afternoon in Sacramento.
The Monarchs held a 17-point lead in the fourth quarter, but Vanden of F... Full story
SACRAMENTO – It has been said a zillion times that basketball is a game of runs.
Mater Dei’s girls basketball team made a large run to take a 17-point lead in the fourth quarter. Vanden of Fairfield made a larger, and more important, run... Full story
SACRAMENTO – Freshmen. They have a lot to learn.
Rosary freshman Kate Goostrey was unaware that high school players are not supposed to shoot well in an NBA arena.
So Goostrey made six 3-pointers and scored her season high of 25 points Friday... Full story
The Rosary girls basketball team won a CIF State championship by beating Campolindo of Moraga, 62-45, in the Division III final on Friday in Sacramento.
Check out the Register’s photos of the team’s celebration and the action from contes... Full story
SANTA ANA - Jayda Adams bounced onto the court last week and danced before tipoff with a sense of freedom. She stomped demonstratively on the floor when the victory was secured.
The expressive Mater Dei guard isn’t holding back anything as s... Full story
FULLERTON – They were merely strangers two years ago, four individuals carving out their own paths at four distinct locations.
Alli Iannone donned the Mater Dei colors for a blip in time. Camille Lira played 60-plus miles inland at Vista Murri... Full story
The All-CIF girls basketball teams for the 2016-17 season were released Monday.
The selections were made by the Southern California Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association.
Player of the year awards went to Huntington Beach's Frankie W... Full story
ANAHEIM – An hour and a half before the doors were open to the public, Rosary guard Kate Goostrey found herself alone in Servite’s gymnasium, putting up jumpers as she acclimated herself to a court she had never played on before.
A veteran move... Full story
COSTA MESA – The fist pump was as emphatic as they come, and the momentum of it took Mater Dei coach Kevin Kiernan from his spot on the bench all the way onto the court, a few feet shy of the 3-point arc.
His navy blue blazer soon was tossed a... Full story
SANTA ANA - Only one team’s season survived, but Mater Dei and Valencia of Valencia’s girls basketball squads both left their CIF State Southern California Regional semifinal feeling like winners Tuesday night.
Jayda Adams scored a game-... Full story
FULLERTON – Moments after the postgame handshakes, Richard Yoon was headed toward the team locker room when the Rosary coach was chased down and pounced on by his three exuberant young children, all wanting to give dad a congratulatory hug afte... Full story