The game started with a prayer, which is kind of unusual for the La Habra boys soccer team. On this night, though, Kolby McInally, the Highlanders' senior team captain, said it just seemed like the right thing to do, a way to pay respect to a mentor ... Full story
Taking a look around Orange County high school sports:
• Scott Orloff might feel like Gollum in “The Hobbit.” Like Gollum, a special ring, a CIF championship ring, might have been snatched from Orloff. Trabuco Hills, which fired Orl... Full story
VILLA PARK – Trabuco Hills’ Scott Majors goes by the nickname, “The Worm.” It’s a fitting moniker given the play he made late in the game on Thursday night.
Majors wiggled his way through the Villa Park defense to grab ... Full story
ANAHEIM – Laguna Hills wrestler Jose Ballesteros said he had a feeling Thursday’s nonleague match would come down to his heavyweight match against second-ranked Servite.
After the first 13 individual matches left the score tied, Balleste... Full story
Eric Matheis didn't play basketball for Dana Hills last season in order to focus on volleyball.
On Wednesday night, the Dolphins were glad to have him back.
Matheis, who has committed to play volleyball next year at UCLA, contributed in every depar... Full story
Mater Dei cornerback Jonathan Lockett has switched his commitment from Washington to USC, the senior confirmed Wednesday night.
"It was a good choice for my (family) and USC is my dream school," he said in a text message.
Lockett (6-0, 168) will be... Full story
Scott Orloff said he was fired Tuesday as head football coach at Trabuco Hills.
Orloff, who coached the Mustangs for four seasons, said he is uncertain why he was fired.
“I was given no reason,” he said. “I heard the rumor three w... Full story
NEWPORT BEACH- Though Villa Park’s first-half attack was generating heavy pressure and goal-scoring chances, the Spartans had nothing to show for it on the scoreboard at intermission.
Spartans coach Brent Whitfield told his team that staying c... Full story
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO – The first half of JSerra’s matchup with Fullerton painted an accurate portrait of the way both teams’ seasons are going.
The No. 4 Lions used their size and speed to race to a 33-point lead in the first half a... Full story
LA HABRA – A soccer ball sat alone at midfield Monday at La Habra High’s athletic stadium. A soccer team stood teary-eyed and shocked on the sideline.
They had lost a coach, a mentor, a friend.
Steve Aanderud, the Highlanders’ var... Full story