CLAREMONT – After three hours of back and forth play, Valencia and Pasadena Poly were deadlocked, 8-8, with 16 sets officially in the books.
With the CIF title on the line, all eyes immediately... Full story
CLAREMONT – No matter what tennis court or school you found yourself at this season, the word around the entire tennis community was the same: all roads for a CIF Division 1 title goes through Peninsula High of Palos Verdes.
High praise? No do... Full story
The match couldn’t have played out much better for Valencia’s top singles player, Emily Duong.
With the Tigers holding a four-point lead headed into Wednesday’s final round of matches against Cerritos, the talented sophomore played... Full story
Whenever the top two teams in the county square off, regardless of the sport, there is a good chance the result will be close.
In recent memory, tennis might be the exception to that rule.
On Monday afternoon, the University girls tennis team showe... Full story
The overall depth and quality of Orange County tennis was apparent Monday when the CIF-Southern Section released the playoff brackets for the girls team playoffs.
In all five divisional brackets, a county school earned one of the top four seeds.
Th... Full story
IRVINE It has been suggested in recent years that the University boys tennis program is the most dominant Orange County has to offer.
Five straight CIF championships and 100-plus consecutive league wins will do that for a squad.
Rather quietly, the... Full story
MISSION VIEJO There was no doubting Capistrano Valley’s Katie Ta was the best player on the court Tuesday afternoon.
San Clemente just happened to be the better team top to bottom.
By earning at least one point from every starter in its lineu... Full story
The final numbers on the scoreboard Saturday night didn’t necessarily show it, but Corona del Mar’s boys water polo team left the S & R Sport tournament with some encouraging signs.
The second-ranked Sea Kings lost in the finals to r... Full story
VILLA PARK – Behind dominating performances from senior Rachel Kim and newcomer Constance Branstine, Villa Park overwhelmed Canyon, 16-2, in a Crestview League matchup at Villa Park High on Tuesday afternoon.
“I was very impressed, espec... Full story
With the final set of the third round still in progress Wednesday afternoon at Los Alamitos High, Griffins girls tennis coach Kevin Garrett positioned himself away from the crowd, noticeably fixated on his clipboard. In a match that potentially could... Full story
IRVINE Dana Hills girls tennis coach Justin Green joked after Tuesday’s match that he didn’t know how his team would perform with temperatures nearing triple digits, namely, because most of his players live so close to the beach.
It didn... Full story