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Los Al overpowers HB in Sunset League rematch

As much as no coach wants to admit it, there are certain games that get marked on the calendar. Los Alamitos High softball coach Rob Weil did not hesitate to call Tuesday night's contest at Huntington Beach High one of those games. Undoubtedly, Oilers Coach Jeff Forsberg would agree. Both teams...

  • Huntington Beach wins Boras Classic South tournament with 9-4 win against Mira Costa

    SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO — Three weeks ago, the Huntington Beach High baseball team went up against some of the country’s best in North Carolina. Two of the Oilers’ three losses on the year came at the National High School Invitational. While it’s an honor for the Oilers to play on the national level,...

  • Danner's curveball devastates Notre Dame, leads Huntington Beach to Boras Classic semifinals

    Danner's curveball devastates Notre Dame, leads Huntington Beach to Boras Classic semifinals

    SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO — While Hagen Danner warmed up on Wednesday, Huntington Beach High Coach Benji Medure asked his pitching coach a question. Danner was about to face Sherman Oaks Notre Dame, the No. 3-ranked baseball team in the state by CalHiSports.com, on the second day of the Boras Classic....

  • Edison girls' soccer having fundraiser for Coach 'Mac'

    The Edison High girls’ soccer program will be having a fundraiser for longtime Coach Kerry “Mac” Crooks on Saturday morning. Crooks was diagnosed with breast cancer in February. The program will have a soccer fundraiser on Saturday morning from 10 a.m. until noon on the Edison turf field, on the...

  • Fountain Valley Boy Scout takes a stand against porn

    Fountain Valley Boy Scout takes a stand against porn

    Parker Johnson knows. He’s young, only 15, but is unfailingly polite and quick-witted. He’s self-aware enough to know that his Eagle Scout project, an informational campaign about the dangers of pornography to the adolescent mind, is likely to get him snickers and teasing. But if the Fountain Valley...

  • College Roundup: Bethel's gem lifts Golden West to 1-0 victory against Moorpark

    BASEBALL Golden West 1, Moorpark 0 MOORPARK – Jeff Zoradani doubled in the game’s only run in the sixth to propel the visiting Rustlers in the nonconference game Thursday. Justin Marquez was two for four and Troy Bethel allowed three hits in eight innings to earn the win and improve to 2-2. Ryan...

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  • Marina softball escapes after furious comeback by Edison

    Marina softball escapes after furious comeback by Edison

    HUNTINGTON BEACH — After the first inning on Thursday, it appeared that there may be very little competition as far as the top three spots in the Sunset League go. Marina High’s softball team had made quick work of Newport Harbor and Fountain Valley, and it was prepared to do the same against Edison....

  • No fourth straight no-no for Sage Hill's Chona

    No fourth straight no-no for Sage Hill's Chona

    The mound where Ashwin Chona’s attempt at joining a select few changed on Thursday. Forty-five minutes before Chona and his Sage Hill School baseball team planned to leave campus to play at Brethren Christian, the site of the game moved. Sage Hill was staying put and playing host to the Academy...

  • Softball: Loara's big first inning dooms Ocean View

    Softball: Loara's big first inning dooms Ocean View

    ANAHEIM — There were parts known and unknown when Ocean View High’s softball team traveled to Loara on Wednesday afternoon. The Seahawks were tense, understanding the importance of their game against the three-time defending Golden West League champions. Be that as it may, Ocean View did not know...

  • Barons, Sailors split meet

    Ross Sinclair carried a couple of “Happy Birthday” balloons with him off the pool deck at Fountain Valley High on Tuesday evening. The Newport Harbor High boys’ swim coach turns 32 years old on Wednesday. The gift the Sailors gave him in the Sunset League meet at Fountain Valley was simple. They...

  • Into the Ivy: Davis homers twice in Huntington Beach softball team's win

    Into the Ivy: Davis homers twice in Huntington Beach softball team's win

    A potent offense will win its share of games. Huntington Beach High’s softball team did not get off to its fastest start, but the Oilers appear to be turning the corner. Ivy Davis homered twice, and the host Oilers powered their way through visiting Marina, 11-1, in a Sunset League game on Tuesday...

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