Two words separated 17-year-old Morgan Wilson from life and death, her parents believe: if only.
If only the tennis center where she suffered a fatal heart attack had a defibrillator.
If only someon... Full story
Esperanza High student-athlete Morgan Wilson died Wednesday, eight days after suffering cardiac arrest while warming up at the Anaheim Tennis Center, her parents said in a statement through UC Irvine Medical Center.
Wilson, 17, was a varsity tennis ... Full story
Morgan Wilson, the Esperanza girls tennis and track athlete who suffered from a cardiac arrest during a workout Tuesday, remained in critical condition Friday at UC Irvine Medical Center, according to the school’s track coach.
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ANAHEIM Celia Wilson has been by her granddaughter Morgan’s side since Tuesday evening when the 17-year-old Esperanza High student-athlete was rushed to the UC Irvine Medical Center after suffering a cardiac arrest during a training session.
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SEAL BEACH – The four University doubles players came together in a circle beside the court. Danielle Pham and Celine Gruaz sat on a bench as Yuki Asami knelt beside them and Kyla Scott stood in front.
They entered Seal Beach Tennis Center on ... Full story
CLAREMONT – Celine Gruaz and Yuki Asami sat together on the bus Friday to devise a plan they thought could beat undefeated Peninsula of Rolling Hills Estates.
The two University junior tennis players knew they needed to try something after the... Full story
CLAREMONT – Wet weather could not dampen the spirits of University's girls tennis team Friday, as the Trojans defeated Torrey Pines of San Diego to advance to the Southern California Regional Finals at The Claremont Club.
With the rain beginni... Full story
CLAREMONT – Lauren Candia's nerves set in about an hour before she took the court as she sat on the bleachers and watched the Division 1 final match on The Claremont Club's center court.
Players for University and Peninsula of Rolling Hills Es... Full story
CLAREMONT – Whatever University had to offer, Peninsula of Rolling Hills Estates had an answer.
When University's Celine Gruaz broke the serve of Annika Ringblom, the Peninsula senior came back to win the next six games and the set.
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RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA — Santa Margarita coach Eric Michaut called Katie Chang's slow starts to matches her being "analytical."
She likes to feel out her opponent's tendencies before attacking, he said.
While Chang said it isn't always on pur... Full story
IRVINE — As Chloe Pham and Lauren Thaxter went back and forth, each point more grueling than the last, Stephanie Hazell could only sit and wait.
Hazell, a Woodbridge junior, made quick work of her semifinal opponent, University's Alyssa Rudin,... Full story