LA HABRA – Jim Sprague prefers to focus more on the future than the past.
The 78-year-old water polo coach still rises early to lead morning workouts for hungry players at Sonora. He still film... Full story
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Laguna Beach, Jr., Attacker/Defender
Read a feature about Fischer.
COACH OF THE YEAR
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Santa Margarita, Sr., Attacker
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MISSION VIEJO – Eye opening is a good way to describe last year’s game between the Capistrano Valley and Los Alamitos girls lacrosse teams.
The Griffins were ranked No. 1 at the time, and the Cougars were ranked second. There was much mo... Full story
Mater Dei's Brianna Daboub scored a power-play goal off a pass from Los Alamitos' Makenna Oberst to lift the North past the South, 9-8, in double sudden-death overtime in the 18th Orange County all-star girls water polo match at Villa Park on Sunday.... Full story
Here are the rosters for Sunday's Orange County all-star girls water polo match at Villa Park at 1 p.m.
18TH ANNUAL ORANGE COUNTY ALL-STAR GAMESunday, March 9, at Villa Park High
North Team – Dark Caps1 Jessica Harris Troy1 Elizabeth Lehman G... Full story
IRVINE – Laguna Beach’s faithful voiced its confidence in Makenzie Fischer after she scored early in the CIF-SS Division 1 girls water polo final Saturday.
“That’s an Olympian!” the crowd chanted at the William Woollett... Full story
IRVINE – A block off the face of its goalie. A short-lived protest. A challenge down to the final seconds from its rival.
Santa Margarita’s girls water polo team overcame plenty to defend its CIF-SS Division 2 title at a rain-soaked Will... Full story
All games at Woollett Aquatics Center, Irvine.
NEWPORT HARBOR (23-7) VS. LAGUNA BEACH (29-1), 1p.m.
Outlook: The top-seeded Breakers went 3-0 against the seventh-seeded Sailors in the regular season. The first two matches were competiti... Full story
IRVINE – Haley Wan's flair for the dramatic in sudden-death overtime lifted Santa Margarita's girls water polo team to another huge victory Wednesday night.
Wan scored on a direct shot from just outside 5 meters with 2:26 left in the first sud... Full story
See which teams are competing for the 2014 championship title.
By DAN ALBANO
Welcome to CIF Central 2014, OCVarsity's landing page for coverage of the CIF-SS girls water polo playoffs.
Check here often for schedules, results, stories, predictions and more
ALBANO'S PLAYOFF PREDICTIONS
Semifinals: Nine games strong ... Full story
WEDNESDAY’S CIF-SS GIRLS WATER POLO SEMIFINALS
LOS ALAMITOS (22-8) VS. LAGUNA BEACH (28-1)
Site, time: William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center, 7 p.m. (right course)
Outlook: The top-seeded Breakers and No. 5 Griffins haven’t ... Full story