Sophomore Jake Markle and freshman lefty Ash Molthen each scored three goals and sophomore goalie Jake Simmons made eight saves as Orange Lutheran's No. 10 boys water polo team knocked off No. 2-ranked Laguna Beach, 11-9, in the second round of the S... Full story
Huntington Beach boys water polo coach Brian Anderson, who helped build the Oilers into one of Orange County's top programs, has resigned for personal reasons just weeks into one of the school's most anticipated seasons, the coach and school administ... Full story
Laguna Beach sophomore Aria Fischer scored four goals and Newport Harbor senior goalie Carlee Kapana was selected tournament MVP as the U.S. women's youth water polo team defeated Canada, 5-4, to claim the FINA Youth World Championships in Spain.
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Recently departed Newport Harbor boys water polo coach Robert Lynn has been hired as the boys and girls water polo coach at Chadwick, and he will also teach and assist as a swim coach at the private school in Palos Verdes, Dolphins athletic director ... Full story
NEWPORT BEACH Former U.S. Olympic men’s assistant coach Marco Palazzo was introduced Monday night as Newport Harbor’s interim boys water polo coach while the school’s assistant girls water polo coach, Brian Melstrom, was named ... Full story
Goalkeeper Sami Hill made 16 saves and Melissa Seidemann, Courtney Mathewson (Canyon) and Kiley Neushul combined for seven goals as the U.S. women's water polo team defeated Australia, 10-6, to capture the FINA World Cup in Russia.
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IRVINE As Michael Phelps and Tom Shields reached in near unison for the finishing wall Friday night, it appeared as if the Olympic great would edge the rising star from Huntington Beach. But Shields’ arms found some magic under water to flip th... Full story
IRVINE Tom Shields sat comfortably in the shade after practice Monday and discussed his transition into adulthood in the same manner he navigates a butterfly event in the pool: with a smooth and effortless rhythm.
The former Edison and Cal swimmer... Full story
Mater Dei’s boys water polo team might not feature a star player this fall like in years past. But because of the teamwork they showed Tuesday, the Monarchs could be just as good as seasons past.
Regency’s 18-and-under boys club team, a ... Full story
NEWPORT BEACH – Nothing unites a team like a plunge or two … or three … off a 600-foot building, right?
It sounds extreme, but that’s one of the experiences the Corona del Mar girls water polo players bonded over during a r... Full story