Capistrano Valley softball coach Marc Kendrick knew he had plenty of talent on his team’s roster, but through the first month of the season, he wasn’t seeing the type of results he knew hi... Full story
O.C. TOP 10
(Records through Sunday)
1. Mission Viejo, 19-0
Alyssa Palomino needs just one more home run to become the state’s all-time leader.
2. Canyon, 14-5
The Comanches scored 19 runs in wins over Foothill and Villa Park last week.
3... Full story
Tuesday’s result was a hard one to stomach.
In addition to being Mater Dei’s fourth consecutive loss, the setback to Santa Margarita meant the Monarchs had stumbled out of the gate in what perennially is one of the county’s toughes... Full story
It was the kind of game that ate away at Katya Duvall a season ago.
Sidelined with an ACL injury her entire junior campaign, the Los Alamitos right-hander was forced to watch the Griffins’ Sunset League battles from the dugout, handing out hig... Full story
Mission Viejo center fielder Alyssa Palomino hit a pair of home runs in a South Coast League game against Aliso Niguel on Thursday afternoon, tying the Diablos slugger for most career homers in state history with 53.
Just two weeks ago at the Michel... Full story
VILLA PARK - Great competition brings out the best in star players; competition against friends can bring out that much more.
For Canyon senior Hailey Hilburn, Villa Park is a foe with a roster full of friends, and the pitcher made sure she brought ... Full story
Welcome back to OCVarsity On the Record with Brian Whitehead and Damian Calhoun.
This week, OCVarsity's Kenny Connolly fills in for Damian, and the guys take a break from baseball to talk Orange County softball.
Can anyone beat top-ranked Mission V... Full story
There are still nine league games left to be played, but if Tuesday afternoon was any indication of what’s to come, Pacifica is likely to capture the Empire League crown for a seventh consecutive season.
The fifth-ranked Mariners jumped out to... Full story
Last week was a relatively quiet one for Orange County softball as a majority of teams used their spring break week to recharge their batteries for the second half of the season.
With every league in the county starting or continuing league play thi... Full story
IRVINE – Capistrano Valley softball coach Marc Kendrick commended his Cougars before Saturday’s Alan Dugard Woodbridge Classic championship game for coming together at precisely the right time.
With South Coast League play set to begin n... Full story
Cork Snider and Shawn Hall peel off their afternoon jog to see what Cecilia Arzaga is up to at the softball field.
Arzaga, a senior at La Quinta High and one of the leading hitters in Orange County, is answering questions about the past four years o... Full story