IRVINE – If Mater Dei’s boys water polo team was vulnerable to a so-called trap game, one seemed to float in its path Wednesday night in the CIF-SS Division 1 semifinals.
The three-time d... Full story
University and Aquazot club senior Corey Okubo, The Register's reigning boys swimmer of the year, is pursuing the application to attend and compete at ivy League power Princeton, he said in an e-mail from China, where he is competing with the U.S. ju... Full story
All-County swimmers Brooke Lorentzen and Matt Chalcarz of Capistrano Valley are among six seniors from the Mission Viejo Nadadores club to make college commitments, Nadadores assistant coach Bill Voigt said Tuesday.
Here's the rundown:
Brooke Loren... Full story
LONG BEACH Riverside and Clovis were mentioned Thursday at the CIF-Southern Section Council meeting as potential host cities for a proposed state swimming and diving championship meet.
The proposal for the championships, which would begin in May 201... Full story
Divers Annie Whelan of Santa Margarita and Lauren Pierce of Dana Hills have made college commitments.
Whelan has committed to USC while Pierce has committed to Cal Poly SLO.
Pierce placed sixth at last season's Division 1 finals while Whelan t... Full story
IRVINE Mission Viejo Nadadores coach Bill Rose likes to cite a Japanese saying when talking to his swimmers about dealing with adversity.
The adage goes something like this: if you get knocked down seven times, get up eight.
The latest standout to ... Full story
TUSTIN - Ella Eastin followed her post-championship meet tradition after the CIF Division 3 swim finals.
The Crean Lutheran sophomore visited a few of her favorite restaurants over a span of two days. She stopped at Bruxie for an ice cream and choco... Full story
JSerra's girls swim team faced a daunting, new challenge during its quest for a second consecutive CIF Division 1 title.
Instead of playing the role of surprising upstart that marked their championship season in 2012, the Lions were a hunted team th... Full story
RIVERSIDE – Upon further review, Ella Eastin didn't just shatter the Orange County record in the 200-yard individual medley at the CIF Division 3 swim finals Thursday night.
She also set the national independent/private high school record, Swi... Full story
TOP O.C. SWIM TIMES
(through April 29)
200 medley relay (Div. 1 auto 1:39.50/O.C. record 1:32.88) – CdM 1:34.89; Nor 1:35.19; Uni 1:36.70; CV 1:36.85; Edi 1:38.52; Tes 1:38.03; SM 1:39.34; 200 free (1:44.30/O.C. record 1... Full story
Corona del Mar's girls 400-yard freestyle relay drew a cheering section of swimmers behind the starting blocks Thursday as it sped to victory at Newport Harbor.
But with the anchor swimmers in the pool and Corona del Mar comfortably in the lead, the... Full story