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High School Roundup:

Maloney steps up

Junior pitcher helps Costa Mesa to a key Orange Coast League win against Laguna Beach Thursday.

April 01, 2010

The Sea Kings had the bases loaded with two outs in the seventh, but the Beckman pitcher made a great catch of a hard line drive to end the inning and send the game into extra innings.


Costa Mesa 12,

Santa Ana 2

SANTA ANA — Annie Strum went three for three for the Mustangs in the nonleague game that ended in six innings Thursday.


Nikki Lether went two for two for Costa Mesa (11-4).

Westminster 3,

Newport Harbor 1

WESTMINSTER — The Sailors fell to 11-2 after the nonleague game Thrusday.

Mandy Legault scored the Sailors’ lone run. She reached on an infield single, stole second and third and later came home on a delayed steal.

Starter Alex Bauer, who struck out two, gave up one hit and Hattie Marshall (four innings), who struck out eight, allowed two hits.


Sage Hill def.

Oxford Academy

NEWPORT COAST — Mattias Russo-Larsson had 17 kills and 13 digs to lead the Lightning to a 25-14, 18-25, 25-19, 25-22 Academy League win Thursday.

Cole Kirby had 10 kills and Chris Zadra had nine kills and six blocks for Sage Hill (8-8, 2-0 in league)

Corona del Mar def.

Laguna Hills

LAGUNA HILLS — Joey Booth had seven kills to help the Sea Kings to a 25-14, 25-8, 25-17 Pacific Coast League win Thursday.

Branden Anderson had five kills and four aces, Evan Dean had five kills and John Christian had five kills for CdM (9-7, 2-0 in league).

Esperanza def. Newport

ANAHEIM — Cody Caldwell had 15 kills for the Sailors in the Sunset League match Thursday.

Esperanza won, 25-21, 25-19, 27-25.

Rusty Sary had eight kills and Jackson Carmack had 32 assists.


Corona del Mar 17,

San Juan Hills 1

CORONA DEL MAR — The Sea Kings dropped just three games in doubles in the Pacific Coast League match Thursday.

The No. 1 doubles team of David Vu and Caleb Kim and the No. 2 doubles team of Alex Carlis and Zach Haber swept at love for CdM (10-1, 3-1 in league).

Newport Harbor 15,

Los Alamitos 3

NEWPORT BEACH — No. 1 singles player Tracy Beblie and No. 3 singles player Thomas Yamamoto both swept for the Sailors in the Sunset League match Thursday.

The No. 2 doubles team of Craig McKennon and Greg Brostek and the No. 3 doubles team of Chad Morabito and Clay Friend also swept for Newport Harbor (6-4, 2-1 in league)


Corona del Mar 84,

Irvine 43

IRVINE — Sarah Keddington, McKenzie Brown and Melanie Powers won two events each for the Sea Kings in the Pacific Coast League meet Thursday.

Keddington won the 800 meters and the long jump. Brown won the triple jump and high jump. Powers won the 1,600 and 3,200.

Costa Mesa 103,

Calvary Chapel 20

HUNTINGTON BEACH — Kaitlin Yamamoto won three events and was on a winning relay for the Mustangs in the Orange Coast League meet at Golden West College Thursday.

Yamamoto won the 100-meter hurdles, 300 hurdles and pole vault.


Los Alamitos 203,

Newport Harbor 206

SEAL BEACH — The Sailors’ Travis Russell shot two-over-par 38 to earn medalist honors in the Sunset League match at Old Ranch Country Club Thursday.

Mychael Clark (40), Zach Eddy (42), Marcus Kiel (43) and Eli Gomez (43) also scored for Newport Harbor (8-3, 2-1 in league).

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