Mater Dei girls basketball coach Kevin Kiernan spent part of this past Sunday on his couch, tuned in to ESPN to watch his star player, Katie Lou Samuelson, help Team USA’s U17 squad win the FIBA... Full story
There’s no question the El Dorado girls basketball team had one of the most successful showings in the school’s history this past season.
The Golden Hawks went 28-6 and made deep runs in the CIF-Southern Section and Regional playoffs.
A... Full story
The last time Craig DeBusk was on the sideline for a high school basketball game was in 2008.
An associate head coach at Santa Margarita alongside his father, Jerry, at the time, Craig helped the boys squad earn a trip to Sacramento, where it eventu... Full story
Mater Dei junior Katie Lou Samuelson committed to national champion Connecticut on Monday.
Samuelson, the Register’s girls basketball player of the year the last two seasons, visited UConn this spring and "loved it," Monarchs coach Kevin Kiern... Full story
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
KATIE LOU SAMUELSON
Mater Dei, Forward, 6-3, Jr.
Season highlights: Samuelson is the Register’s Player of the Year. Samuelson’s 26.3 points per game broke the Monarchs’ all-time individual points average for a ... Full story
ONTARIO - Almost 30 minutes after Santa Margarita’s season ended, Zaire Williams appeared through the doors of the locker room and buried her face into her father’s chest.
The lone senior on the team locked down Santa Barbara’... Full story
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA – At first, they didn’t say a word to each other.
When Tori Anderson found out she had to go to Morgan McMullen’s house after Santa Margarita’s summer practices while her parents were at work, she resis... Full story
SANTA ANA - It’s borderline blasphemous to throw around the phrase “losing streak” when talking about Mater Dei’s girls basketball team.
Not since 2008 had the Monarchs dropped back-to-back contests.
So being as their last g... Full story
MORENO VALLEY — Barbara Sitanggan was dynamic, but that wasn’t quite enough for the Troy girls basketball team.
Sitanggan, a sophomore guard, scored 29 points, but that performance was trumped by a trio of players from Canyon Springs of ... Full story
LAKE ELSINORE – Second-seeded Lakeside of Lake Elsinore ran into early foul trouble and failed to deal with third-seeded Santa Margarita’s post players as the visting Eagles beat the Lancers, 73-58, in a Southern California Division 3 reg... Full story
While it won’t show up on any stat sheet, JSerra’s Lexi Vail played the defensive game of her life Saturday evening.
Assigned to shadow Oaks Christian of Westlake Village guard Katie Campbell, Vail limited the sharpshooter to three point... Full story