Valencia’s Vivian Ocampo found herself heating up midway through the third quarter of what was a tight league showdown with Kennedy High.
In the midst of her run minutes into the second half, t... Full story
What first appeared to be a detriment to the Mater Dei girls basketball team might end up being a blessing in the long run.
When star senior Katie Lou Samuelson went down with a knee injury against Orange Lutheran on Monday, the Monarchs might have ... Full story
The best coaches in Orange County know from experience – schedule tough, or face the consequences down the line.
For teams that aren’t regularly challenged in league play, like Mater Dei and Troy, nonleague showdowns and showcases are of... Full story
FULLERTON – Troy’s girls basketball team set a CIF-Southern Section record for consecutive league wins by defeating La Habra, 56-32, Friday night in a Freeway League game at Troy High.
The Warriors (12-7, 4-0) won their 184th straight le... Full story
SANTA ANA – She didn’t even want to be there.
El Dorado sophomore Brianna Aluya had already missed two free throws in the second half and the two she made were banked in unintentionally. But after a scramble for the ball in the final sec... Full story
It’s been a little while since Ocean View has been in the driver’s seat in the Golden West League.
But the league, controlled by Westminster and Segerstrom in recent years, is back in the Seahawks’ control after a 44-35 home victor... Full story
PLACENTIA – Brea Olinda’s greatest deficiency on the road against El Dorado appeared to be experience.
The Golden Hawks started five seniors, while the Wildcats countered with two seniors, two freshmen and a junior.
Those two seniors, h... Full story
In so many sports, it’s not even a discussion – the Trinity League is the best high school league in Orange County.
It’s not so easy in girls basketball.
Sure, Mater Dei is head and shoulders above every team in the county –... Full story
LOS ALAMITOS – Fountain Valley did as well as any team this season in shutting down Dani Iwami, the Sunset League’s leading scorer.
But the best scorers find a way.
After being limited to three points in the first half on 1-of-7 shootin... Full story
It was a concern.
How would top-ranked Mater Dei handle an off night from standout senior Katie Lou Samuelson?
The Monarchs appeared to find an answer Tuesday night on the road against No. 4 JSerra in a 51-18 rout in the Trinity League opener for b... Full story
Ruby Rivera is a returning point guard for first-year coach David Mamelli’s Pacifica High Mariners, but Taylor Ivicevic doesn’t scare easy.
The year is 2011, Ivicevic’s freshman year, and Rivera, a junior, is the school’s pre... Full story